@ Infanticare Skool/ School
"Education is the
most powerful weapon which you can use to change
In a warm, homely environment Infanticare provides emotional security to a happy, stimulated child. We accommodate children from 3 months to 5 years of age.
The objective of Infanticare is to provide exclusive care, stimulation and education
to all enrolled children in both Afrikaans and English. The school follows a stimulation programme developed according to the age of the child as part of the daily activities.
Monday - Friday: 07:00 - 18:00
December: Infanticare closes the first week in December and opens again on a Wednesday in the first week of January.
Infanticare is closed on public holidays.
Registration fee: A yearly registration fee is payable
Deposit: One month's school fees are payable with entry to secure a place is kept for your child.
Fullday: 07h00 - 18h00
Halfday: 07h00 - 14h00
Separate days a week: Full day and half day
Only three days or less per week are considered separate days in a week
Extracurricular activities: Stimu-zone (computer classes),
Cmaths, (Japanse Soroban maths) Witjassies (Science)
are given by outside facilitators (Direct payment to these facilitators)
Two balanced meals a day (breakfast and lunch) are given
Healthy snacks are provided by the parent each day
We encourage children to drink water and no cooldrinks or juices
OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
The following professional services are available to children, when necessary,(occupational therapy, educational psychology, speech therapy, physiotherapy)
FEEDBACK OF CARE AND DEVELOPMENT
Daily written feedback are given of babies (up to 12 months) in a small notebook.
Two yearly detailed assessment reports are given of children (18 months - 5 years)
CARING OF SICK CHILDREN
We have a separate sick room for sick children. An extra fee is charged when the room is being occupied by a child.
Parents are immediately notified when children are not well.
We prefer that sick babies and children do not attend school to prevent the spreading of contagious diseases.
INFANTICARE SCHOOL CLOTHING
The following items are available to order:
-Infanti Golf Shirts
We prefer the children to wear Infanti clothes on our trips.
The staff ratio in the baby classes, up to 18 months is one assistant to four babies and a teacher.
In the age of 18 months to 5 years, the ratio is five to six toddlers per caregiver and a teacher.
All teaching staff are being appointed to their level of experience, or level of tertiary education. The total of learners per class in the age group from 18 months to 5 years are limited to 15 per class. In service training is offered to assistants and the training includes a nanny course, baby massage, first aid and CPR training, throughout the year.
Attending training courses and seminars are expected of staff.
An administrative person is appointed to run all aspects of our school.
Household staff for maintenance of premises and cleaning/cooking services are important in our schools.