Junior School

A MESSAGE FROM THE HEAD OF JUNIOR SCHOOL

                                Mrs Virginia Milliken

Thank you for considering Kinross Wolaroi's Junior School for your child's education.

At the Junior School we provide the opportunity for your child to thrive and grow in a supportive environment that encourages intellectual curiosity, creativity, and personal growth.

At Kinross Wolaroi School we believe that every child has the potential to succeed. Our Junior School is a co-educational, Pre-K to Year 6, Uniting Church school where learning is tailored to individual needs and passions.

The Kinross Wolaroi Junior School has a diverse academic and co-curricular program that builds resilience and grounds students with a strong sense of self so that they are intrinsically motivated to learn. With experienced and dedicated teachers, it is our priority to ensure we assist students in achieving their full potential.

To help students explore their interests and passions, we offer a variety of academic, sporting, and extracurricular activities. Our Junior School program is designed to provide a strong foundation in literacy, numeracy, and critical thinking skills – tools that will help young students prepare for the challenges in senior schooling. We use a combination of traditional teaching methods and innovative technologies to create engaging and interactive learning experiences that challenge and inspire our students.

In addition to academic excellence, we also place a strong emphasis on character development and social skills. Our students are encouraged to be respectful, responsible, and compassionate members of our community. We believe that a positive and inclusive school culture is essential for student success, and we work hard to create a safe and supportive environment for all students.

Kinross Wolaroi School is committed to providing a well-rounded education that prepares our students for success in all areas of life. Our Junior School program includes a variety of co-curricular activities such as music, drama, art, and sports. We also offer extra-curricular activities that introduce students to skills and interests that can last a lifetime.

I warmly invite you to visit our school to meet our teachers and students so that you can see for yourself everything that we have to offer.

Mrs Virginia Milliken 
Acting Head of Junior School


Why Choose Us?

With a unique opportunity of a guaranteed pathway into the high school and a seamless transition into to Year 7, our junior students are provided the very best start to their Senior School years.

Parents choose Kinross Wolaroi School for their child because of our proven record of consistently good outcomes, individualised teaching, and commitment to educating the whole child.

Our spacious and secure Junior School grounds provide expansive learning and recreation space which supports our extensive academic and co-curricular programs.

With specialist teachers and small classes, every student is known and supported. The Junior School’s strong numeracy and literacy program will equip your child with the vital skills for later academic success.

Our inclusive community and grounded culture are supported by over 130 years of heritage and tradition which has been forged by a strong collaboration between students, staff and parents.

Our community offers a strong sense of belonging and spirit, creating an environment that grounds boys and girls with a strong sense of self so they are well-rounded and prepared to be successful in life. There is a focus on empowering each student with the tools and confidence they need to achieve their full potential.

We are proud to say that there is no other school in regional New South Wales that is more focused on the whole child.

Start Your Journey

Deciding on a school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent. The benefit of Kinross Wolaroi School being co-educational, is that you are making one choice for your family.

To gain an insight into life at Kinross Wolaroi School, the true essence and atmosphere can only be experienced by visiting us on a normal school day. We invite you and your family to tour the Junior School and see first-hand the exceptional opportunities provided for our students.

When to Enrol

Our formal enrolment process is finalised 18-24 months prior to entry so we encourage prospective families to start the journey as soon as possible.

Our intake years are Pre-Kinder, Kindergarten and Year 3. Other year groups will be considered but will be determined by availability.

Contact our Admissions Team

  Phone:
  
02 6392 0303

  Email: 
  
admissions@kws.nsw.edu.au

  Submit an enquiry:
  Enrolment Enquiry Form