St Francis Xavier’s Playgroup is ………….

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  • An opportunity for parents, grandparents and caregivers to meet each week with their children from birth to 5 years of age.
  • A place where you can meet other parents/caregivers, and your children can meet and play with other children in a facilitated environment.
  • A very social and interactive setting where children can learn and play.
  • An opportunity for you to experience how our school functions, and also to meet with our school's leadership team.

What will my child do at Playgroup ………….

  • Have fun
  • Learn through quality, enriching play experiences
  • Participate in teacher facilitated play
  • Learn how to share through play
  • Discover how to get along with others
  • Learn and develop new skills
  • Have a sense of belonging, feeling safe and valued
  • Listen to music and stories
  • Experience problem solving activities
  • Explore through creative discovery and art/craft activities
  • Develop fine and gross motor skills
  • Have access to fun and educational activities and toys/equipment
  • Have fun playing and exploring outdoors
  • Be surrounded by a safe, secure and happy environment

At St Francis Xavier’s we believe ………….

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  • Children learn best in a caring, accepting, supportive environment
  • When children are encouraged and supported, they will experience success
  • All children have a natural curiosity and desire to learn, and this should be nurtured
  • Play is an important part of learning
  • Children learn best when provided with many opportunities to construct, discover, experiment, hypothesize and collaborate in a variety of learning experiences using a variety of resources

Who, What, Why, When, Where, and How?

Where is Playgroup held?
St Francis Xavier’s Regional Catholic School
4 Carignane Street, Wynn Vale SA 5127

When is Playgroup held?
Mondays and Wednesdays during school terms
9am – 10.50am

What do I need to bring?

  • A healthy snack
  • A drink bottle (water only)
  • A hat for outside play
  • A spare set of clothes

How do I enrol?
By completing the enrollment form that is available via the link at the bottom of this page, or just come along and sign up on the day.

How much does it cost?
Gold Coin Donation

What is my involvement during Playgroup?

  • Parents/Caregivers are expected to be present and supervise their own children at all times
  • We encourage everyone attending Playgroup to help with packing up

Playgroup Coordinator
Telephone: 08 8251 9500

 Playgroup Enrolment Form

St Francis Xavier's Primary School

 R-6 Co-educational Catholic School

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