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Jervois Primary School
“Growing and Learning”
Located just 19km from the Rural City of Murray Bridge on the banks of the River Murray. Both rental and residential housing is available.
Jervois Primary School educates children from Reception to Year 7.
Students in years 6 and 7 are schooled in the middle years of the International Baccalaureate Program.
The school has a strong performance record in both academic and sporting achievements.
Jervois is a State Environmental Sustainable Focus school and has cutting edge practices in relation to preserving the environment.
We work towards maintaining above average standards in academic achievements, behaviour and dress.
These values underpin all learning including behaviour management.
The school, in partnership with the local community aims to produce literate and numerate citizens with enhanced technological skills.
The curriculum is based on the South Australian Curriculum, Standards and Accountability framework. The teaching of literacy and numeracy is a major focus at Jervois.
All students have access to up-to-date technology. Technology is an integral component of the teaching/learning process. All classrooms are equipped with Apple computers.
- Small class sizes,
- Enthusiastic, dedicated staff,
- Fully networked, internet access computers in classrooms,
- School choir,
- Strong parent participation,
- Chinese language and culture taught R - 7,
- Health promotion and daily physical activity,
- Safe, supportive environment