Specialist

Newcomb Park provides specialist teaching in the areas of:

  • Art
  • Physical Education
  • Music
  • Science

 

Visual Arts
All students have one hour of Arts Craft per week with our Specialist Art Teacher Kath Hyland. Our school is regularly involved in art competitions and showcases student work at the Geelong Show.
We have an Annual Art Show which showcases the brilliant work done by our students.

 

Health and Physical Education
Newcomb Park Primary School has an emphasis on healthy eating and physical activity. We promote walking and riding to school. 

In 2017, our year 6 students are involved in Physical Literacy with Deakin University.

 

Fresh Fruit Everyday/Breakfast
Fresh Fruit everyday – all students in Prep to Year 6 are provided with fresh fruit everyday as part of the fresh fruit program. We also have special healthy lunch days.
A daily breakfast program is available to all students.

Drinks - we have a water only policy.

 

Outdoor Fitness Track
Students can make the most of our outdoor fitness track at timetabled PE lessons as well as during recess.

 

Music
Students have one hour per week of music in which they do singing and learn to play musical instruments.

 

Science

This has been introduced as a specialist program for 2017.