Key intakes occur in the Early Learning Centre (ELC) for 3 and 4-year-olds, Reception and Mid-Year Reception (with preference given to continuing ELC students), Year 5 and Year 7. Intake at other year levels is dependent on availability and at the Principal’s discretion.
What are the Term Dates?
Pulteney has four terms per year:
Term 1 (Lent Term): Tuesday 31 January to Thursday 6 April
Term 2 (Easter Term) Wednesday 26 April to Friday 30 June
Term 3 (Trinity Term) Tuesday 25 July to Friday 29 September
Term 4 (Advent Term) Monday 16 October to Friday 8 December
Term dates and school holidays applicable to the school year, are published here.
Why choose Pulteney Grammar School for primary school?
There is a range of research to support how a quality early education can prepare children for lifelong success. At Pulteney, there is a strong focus on younger age groups to ensure students have a solid foundation in numeracy and literacy. Furthermore, the small class sizes mean our exceptional primary school teachers pay close attention to their students to tailor their learning pathways and attend to their wellbeing and social needs.
Pulteney offers specialist lessons from ELC, allowing children to explore their interests and ignite a passion for learning that will prepare them for their middle school and senior years. Starting school at Pulteney means children form bonds as early as possible. Friendships and connection to the school community can have a positive impact on children, their identity, sense of belonging and confidence.