The staff at Gruyere Primary School are embracing the highly effective approach of team teaching. This gives us the advantages of drawing on each other's strengths and experience as well as providing a variety of teaching and learning strategies to cater for individual learning styles and needs.
This approach has proven to model to children respectful relationships between adults.
Our core curriculum is delivered in this manner by:
Principal and Team Teacher
We believe in achieving the highest standard in all areas; academically, physically, interpersonally and intrapersonally. We are dedicated towards providing experts and specialists in joining our collaborative teaching and learning program.
DET teachers currently working with us:
Mr Joel Fisher
Miss Karen Johnston
Music Program specialist
Mrs Julie Cumming
Mr Andrew Devisser
Specialist Physical Education teacher
External Providers currently working with us:
Singing and guitar lessons
Short term program partnerships:
Scientists in Schools Program - partnership with Sarah Maddison, astrophysicist
VIS Sportsperson in Schools Program - working with Jacqui Cooper and Ziggy Callan
Hawthorn Football Club - coaching sessions
Local sporting associations and clubs - clincs and demonstrations
Local artist - providing specialist classes