Frequently Asked Questions
Which year groups does STC teach?
Classes at STC go from Year 2 to Year 6.
How do I enrol my child into STC?
Visit our 'Programs / Enrol' tab for step by step instructions.
My child is in year 1 now, when can I come to enrol?
If your child is in year 1, he/she can come during the end of Term 4 to sit for an Assessment Test to enrol for year 2 the following year.
My child is in year 3 now, can he/she attend year 4 class?
No, STC follows the school grading system. Your child can only enrol into the grade he/she is currently studying in. We do not allow students to skip grades at our centre as we have a specified structure to their learning programs.
Why does my child need to sit for an Assessment Test?
STC classes are sorted according to students' current academic levels. This is for the benefit of the student so he/she can learn at his/her pace with a class of similar level students. We also have different level homework to target different level students to aid in their learning.
When can my child sit for the Assessment Test?
Please call our Main Office on 9585 1866 to confirm a time.
Is there an expiry date to the Assessment Test?
Yes. Our centre has Half Yearly Tests during Term 2 and Yearly Tests during Term 4.
Will my child be able to move up class levels?
Yes. After the Assessment Test, we will allocate your child a class level. After the Half Yearly Test in Term 2, your child may (depending on their results) be able to move up class levels for Term 3 and 4.
What does STC teach in Main Class?
Our classes specialise in English, Mathematics, Writing and Thinking Skills.
If my child cannot attend his/her own class, can he/she have a make-up lesson?
Depending on availability of the other classes of the same year and level, your child may attend the other class as a make-up lesson if there is space.
What is Lovely Class? Does my child have to attend this class?
Lovely Class is a compulsory class for students in Years 2 - 4 (Term 1 - 4) and Year 5 (Term 1 only). It is important for students to attend this class to receive extra help with their homework.
Are there breaks inbetween classes? Can my child go outside the centre?
Yes, there are 10 minute breaks inbetween lessons every hour. Students will be supervised during break time and may purchase food at our canteen.
What are the 10% and 20% discounts for? When can I receive these discounts?
(Excluding students with scholarship)