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Queen’s Baton Relay Start of Day Celebrations – 16 March 2018

Date:March 16, 2018

What a sensational start to the day at Kewarra Beach campus on Friday 16 March.  TAS was honoured to be Read more...

FNQ Interschool Chess Championships, Round 1 2018

Date:March 12, 2018

TAS hosted the first round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on 1 March, with 339 students competing. Read more...

Principal’s Forums – 6 and 7 March 2018

Date:March 5, 2018

TAS encourages parents and guardians to be as involved with the school as possible. And from the results of our Read more...

Swimming State Championships

Date:January 25, 2018

Wonderful news for our swimmers. At the recent State Championships, TAS swimming once again finished as the #1 state team Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 9 Term 1

Date:March 27, 2018

The Queen’s Baton Relay What a terrific morning at Kewarra Beach campus on Friday 16 March. The campus looked magnificent as Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 8 Term 1

Date:March 19, 2018

Is there something in the water at TAS? Sometimes, as a school, you are reminded just how great your students Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 7 Term 1

Date:March 6, 2018

Congratulations Emerging Artist, Evelyn Mikembe Evelyn took part in the FLAME 2018 mentorship and exhibition project. This exhibition will launch Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 6 Term 1

Date:March 1, 2018

Good luck Ella We wish Year 9 TAS student Ella Goddard all the best as she heads off for the Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 5 Term 1

Date:February 19, 2018

Music What a terrific evening on Saturday night in the Bishop Centre. We were treated to some wonderful performances from Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 2 Term 1

Date:February 9, 2018

Smart Phones I was interested to read the discussion recently in the media regarding smart phones in the classrooms of 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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