leap

Learning Enrichment and Accelerate Programme

Learning Enrichment and Accelerate Programme (LEAP)

Students who require learning extension are identified by the use of standardised tests and teacher feedback. They are catered for in a number of ways:

  • A differentiated classroom programme
  • Streamed mathematics classes in the Upper Middle School
  • Level 1 Achievement Standards in Year 10 programmes
  • Participation in extra-curricular competitions e.g. Regional Science Fair, MathsWell, Otago Problem Solving, Literature Quiz, Tournament of Minds, Spelling Bee
  • ICAS examinations in Computer Skills, English, Mathematics, Science, Spelling and Writing
  • Opportunities to join the Middle School Writers’ Club, Robotics Club and Chess Club
  • Seminars and workshops with guest lecturers
  • Year 9 Philosophy classes
  • Mentoring