Discovery College is a through school, catering for students from Y1-13. The primary school caters for students from Y1-6.
There are currently:
- 4 classes at each year level for Year 1-5
- 3 classes at Year 6
By the 2016/17 academic year, DC Primary will have four classes at every year level.
Each class has a class teacher and educational assistant support.
Years 1-3: one EA per class, full days
Year 4: one EA per class for the mornings
Year 5: two EA’s across the year level, full days
Year 6: one EA across the year level, full days
All students work with their class teacher and educational assistant, as well as teachers who develop the arts, personal, social and physical education (PSPE), Chinese, Digital and Information literacy (DIL)). The class teacher is responsible for the teaching of language, mathematics, social studies and science and shares responsibility for the teaching of PSPE, Arts, DIL and Chinese.