The transition to primary school from a home and kinder environment can be a bit daunting to some children. To make the transition easier, Montrose Primary School offers:
Transition activities specially targeted for the needs of students coming into Prep.
Dates and details of transition activities are listed in the 'Prep Transition' section of the website or from the school office.
Buddies Program is held once a week and involves students in Year 5 and Prep. Each Prep child is paired up with a Year 5 child and they participate in a range of activities such as: Teddy Bear's Picnic, making of books, craft activities and using technology.
The aims of the Buddies Program are to:
"Buddies" is a very enjoyable and positive activity that allows all involved to feel special and valued.