Academic curriculum

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

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

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 4-7) 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, Personal and Social wellbeing)
  • 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. and PSW)
  • Design and Technology
  • Economic and Management Sciences
  • Computers
  • Library studies