How long are classes?

Group lessons are 40 minutes for preschool aged children and 60 minutes for school aged children. Private lessons are 30 to 45 minutes.

 How many kids are in a class?

There is a maximum of 5 children in one class (depending on level) to ensure each child receives individual instruction. 

 How do I know Eager Readers will be appropriate for my child?

There are different levels of instruction. Assessments are conducted to determine the appropriate level for your child.

 When are classes held?

Classes are held on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday during school term time.

  • Term 1 – Jan 29 to Apr 7
  • Term 2 – Apr 26 to Jun 25
  • Term 3 – July 19 to Sep 24
  • Term 4 – Oct 11 to Dec 3

 Can I enrol my child in Eager Readers even if the term has already started?

Yes, please call or email us at info@eagerreaders.com.au to arrange an assessment time.

 Are parents expected to stay with their child?

Parents are not expected to stay with their child, but are welcome to remain with their young child if she or he has difficulty separating (COVID-permitting). 

 How much does Eager Readers cost?

Preschool age group lessons are $42 for 40 minutes and $63 for one hour. Groups may include 2 to 5 children starting at the same level. Fees include GST and all printed materials.

Payment for the term is due after the first lesson. The first lesson is considered a trial. If you don’t think Eager Readers is for your child, there is no obligation to continue and payment will be waived. If you choose to continue, you will be invoiced for the term, including this first lesson.

 Does Eager Readers offer private tutoring sessions?

Eager Readers offers limited private, one-to-one literacy and ESL language lessons for children. Individualised programs are devised for students based on their learning needs. Please email to enquire about pricing.