Educational Programmes and
School Readiness at beginning of Grade 1
this stage, it is crucial to determine how successfully children make the
transition from their pre-school experience to the primary school set up.
Their readiness for primary schooling will be gauged through the LDP. Primary
School Readiness has a direct bearing on teaching and learning at Grade 1, the
foundation year which is designed to level the playing field through in-time
remediation and thus close potential learning gaps.
Assessment at beginning of Grade 3
Diagnostic Assessment, as an evaluation tool, will be administered at the
beginning of Grade 3 to identify learning deficits of pupils after two years of
from the Diagnostic Assessment will enable child-centered focused remedial
work to be undertaken and also allow progress to be recorded.