Eltham Primary School

Respect, Excellence, Compassion & Lifelong Learning

Buddy Program

The Buddy Program at Eltham Primary School involves Grade 6 students buddying with Foundation (Prep) students in fortnightly activities to:

  • Promote a sense of community and belonging in the School
  • Develop social networks
  • Build resilience
  • Promote acceptance of others
  • Build self esteem
  • Provide social and academic benefits for students
  • Foster a sense of fun and enjoyment in learning