Academic curriculum

Kronendal Primary School follows the curriculum set out by the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) which is guided by CAPS (Curriculum and Assessment Policy statement).

Kronendal offers all learning areas set out in the WCED policy as well as additional subjects such as library, computers and Xhosa as a second additional language.

The subjects for the Foundation Phase (Grade 1-3) include:

  • English Home Language
  • Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • Xhosa Second Additional Language
  • Mathematics
  • Life Skills (Beginning Knowledge, Personal & Social Well-being, Creative Arts, Physical Education)
  • Computer Studies
  • Library Studies
  • Phys Ed

The subjects for Intermediate Phase (Grade 4-6) include:

  • English First Language
  • Afrikaans – First additional language
  • Xhosa – Second additional language
  • Maths
  • Natural Science
  • Social Science (Geography and History)
  • Life Skills (Art, Drama, P.E, Music and Personal and Social well-being)
  • Computer
  • Library

The subjects for Senior Phase (Grade 7) include:

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Xhosa
  • Maths
  • Natural Science
  • Social Science (Geography and History)
  • Life Orientation (Art, Drama, P.E, Music and Personal and Social well-being)
  • Design and Technology
  • Economic and Management Sciences
  • Computers