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Trinity Day 2018

Date:June 8, 2018

We celebrated our 35th birthday at TAS this week, and were blessed to have Bishop Bill Ray deliver our Trinity Read more...

Stargazing World Record Attempt

Date:June 7, 2018

On Wednesday 23 May, over 300 people gathered at TAS to participate in the World Record Attempt for the Most Read more...

Online Safety and Cyberbullying | 11 June @ 6pm

Date:June 6, 2018

As parents, carers and educators, we are all very aware of internet safety.   On Monday 11 June, TAS is Read more...

Rock Under the Stars 2018

Date:June 6, 2018

It was a great night's entertainment from TAS students at the annual Rock Under the Stars concert held on 1 Read more...

FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 2 2018

Date:June 5, 2018

More than 330 students competed in the second round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on the 31 Read more...

ASA News feature TAS World Challenge Nepal trip

Date:April 27, 2018

It is great to see our TAS students featured on the front page of the ASA News (Anglican Schools Australia). Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 9, Term 2.

Date:June 18, 2018

Swimming Legends at TAS Vince Raleigh's swim team recently held a training camp at the TAS Aquatic Centre. Vince is Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 7, Term 2.

Date:June 1, 2018

Confirmation Service What a terrific service last Thursday. Year 6 students Matthew Darlow-Elliot and Caitlin Allen were confirmed into the Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 6. Term 2

Date:May 25, 2018

Mothers Day at WRJ What a terrific morning to celebrate Mothers Day at White Rock. A beautiful breakfast followed by Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving. Week 5, Term 2

Date:May 18, 2018

Year 6 Outdoor Education at Chillagoe My thanks to the Year 6 staff, Outdoor Education staff and the outdoor education Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving. Week 3, Term 2

Date:May 2, 2018

Friday late afternoon Hockey followed by Saturday morning Football. So great to see our students proudly wearing their TAS uniforms Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 2 Term 2

Date:April 27, 2018

What a terrific ANZAC Service at WRS on Monday 23rd. Thank you to all staff and students for being part Read more...

TAS Jump Start Prep

What is Jump Start?

Jump Start is the latest Prep Program at Trinity Anglican School.

Built on nearly 25 years of experience delivering Prep programs, Jump Start establishes solid foundations for early learning and the development of literacy and numeracy skills of each child.

TAS Jump Start uses cutting edge teaching and learning technology to support each child’s learning success, including Reading Readiness and a Perceptual Motor Skills Training Program to link the child’s body and mind for better learning.

Jump Start also supports the progress of each child’s learning through the computer based assessment program, PIPS (Performance Indicators in Primary Schools).

Jump Start provides an enjoyable and nurturing start to education. A stimulating curriculum develops skills and confidence to set each child up for a prosperous TAS education, from Jump Start to graduation.

What sets Jump Start apart?

  • Experienced teachers who specialise in Early Years Learning.
  • Class sizes that allow individualised instruction.
  • Specialist Music, Japanese, Swimming and Physical Education programs.
  • Genuine open door policy and parent engagement.
  • Cutting edge teaching and learning technology.
  • Purpose designed and built learning environments.
  • Specialist Early Years Curriculum including development of literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Jump Start Learn to Swim program.
  • Kitchen Garden and healthy eating program.

An important choice

The first year of school sets a vital platform for each child’s future education. When you enrol your child in Jump Start, you can be assured they will receive the best possible start to their schooling life. As specialists in Early Years Learning, our passionate teachers ensure each child receives a high level of individual attention to develop their intellectual, social, emotional, and physical skills.

Both TAS White Rock and TAS Kewarra Beach have purpose-built Preparatory Centres that allow your child to start learning and developing as a student from their first day at school. The choice of where your child starts their school education is an important one. When you choose TAS, you know they’ll be given a Jump Start – and set up for a successful TAS education.

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