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Pre-Prep in Indigenous communities

Pre-Prep is a kindergarten program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the year before school. It provides 15 hours per week for children 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 years old living across the following 35 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities:


Pre-Prep uses Foundations for Success: Guideline for extending and enriching learning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait children in the Kindergarten year to support the implementation of Belonging, Being and Becoming - The Early Years Learning Framework for Australia Adobe PDF document External Link. Foundations for Success assists educators to plan, implement and document a quality program that builds on Indigenous children's culture, language and strengths.

Pre-Prep is delivered in a range of settings including schools, community kindergartens and child care centres in the following regions:

Central Queensland
Undoonoo Day Care Centre

Darling Downs South West
Cherbourg State School

North Queensland
Bwgcolman Community School
Doomadgee State School
Mornington Island State School

Far North
Cape York Aboriginal Australian Academy - Aurukun Campus
George Bowen Memorial Kindergarten
Kowanyama State School
Lockhart State School
Napranum Pre-School
Northern Peninsula Area State College - Bamaga
Northern Peninsula Area College - Injinoo
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic School
Pormpuraaw State School
Tagai State College - Horn Island
Tagai State College - Kubin
Tagai State College - Mabuiag Island
Tagai State College - Malu Kiwai Island Campus
Tagai State College - Mer Island
Tagai State College - Poruma Island
Tagai State College - Saibai Island
Tagai State College - St Pauls Campus
Tagai State College - Stephen Island Campus
Tagai State College - Thursday Island
Tagai State College - Warraber Island Campus
Tagai State College - Yam Island
Tagai State College - Yorke Island
Western Cape College - Mapoon Campus
Wujal Wujal Community Kindergarten
Yarrabah State School


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This page was last reviewed on 27 Nov 2015


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