Abbotsford Public School

An innovative and inclusive learning space

Telephone02 9713 6220

Emailabbotsford-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

School organisation

Our school is organised in 4 key stage groups based on the NSW Department of Education and Training's Curriculum framework:

  • Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten) Class Sizes: 20 students per class
  • Stage 1 (Year 1) Class Sizes: 24 students per class
  • Stage 2 (Year 3 & 4) Class Sizes: 30 students per class
  • Stage 3 (Year 5 & 6) Class Sizes: 30 students per class  

Classes are organised as parallel classes (mixed ability) rather than streamed classes (A class, B class, C class)

Multi-age (composite classes) are found across the school according to numbers enrolled in each stage.

Key learning areas

There are 6 key learning areas in the K-6 curriculum

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science & Technology
  • Human Society & It's Environment
  • Creative and Practical Arts
  • Personal Development, Health and physical Education

Important perspectives at our school are

  • Information and Communications Technologies (ICT)
  • Multicultural Education
  • Aboriginal Education
  • Environmental Education

These perspectives are not separate subjects but are integrated with the key learning areas.