About Us

Platon Teaching Schools Inc. was founded in 1973.  It is a not for profit Greek Language Community School specialising in the teaching of Greek language and culture.

For over 47 years we have helped thousands of students achieve outstanding results, increase their academic performance in their day school and ensure the Greek language and culture is preserved.

Class Location

Classes are held on Friday between 5 & 8.30pm at St. Stephen’s Primary School, 71 Whitelaw St, Reservoir East, 3073.  Entrance to the school is from Marchant Avenue.

Curriculum

Platon Teaching Schools Inc. is accredited by the Board of Studies for the assessment of  Year 11 and Year 12 VCE Greek .

Our teachers are fully qualified  to teach Greek language and culture and have Working with Children Check.  They also attend year round training sessions provided by Ethnic Schools Association of Victoria.  They are dedicated and encourage all students to strive for excellence in a supportive environment to achieve their full potential, recognizing that each student is unique with individual needs.  Students are inspired to become active, independent learners who are able to participate in a co-operative classroom environment and  to accept increasing responsibility for their own learning and actions.

Books

Text books are provided free of charge to our students. Many of the text books are written and published internally by Platon Teaching Schools Inc.

Greek Dance classes

We have a professional Greek dance teacher who attends every Friday to teach all students Greek traditional dancing. There is no additional cost to our students and their families, this service is provided free of charge.

Fees

Platon Teaching Schools Inc. is a non-profit educational organization partly funded by the Australian Government. This makes course fees at our school very reasonable and affordable.  Discounts apply for families with more than one child studying at our school.