Little Leaps School for Autism & Training Academy


Little Leaps School for Autism caters to the specific and individual needs of learners diagnosed with any developmental delays, specializing in Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Our Approach

Little Leaps School for Autism follows an adapted South African Department of Education Curriculum delivered in a thematic programme at a manageable pace. Individual Educational Programmes (IEP) and Behaviour Management Programmes (BMP) are designed for every unique child and their specific educational needs. Emphasis is placed on language, social, life skills and sensory development. Little Leaps recognises that working with special educational needs require a multi-disciplinary approach therefore we have a team of professionals working together to reach each child's full potential. 

What we offer

  • A low teacher : pupil ratio   (benchmark 10 in a class)
  • Individual Educational Programmes (IEP)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Tiny Handz (sign language)
  • Ongoing assessments
  • Teacher and parent training
  • iPad & Computer skills
  • Inclusion opportunities with mainstream preschool
  • Behaviour modification programmes (BMP)
  • Self-sufficiency and life skills training, to facilitate and develop independence
  • Fine and gross motor skills
  • Music and movement
  • Facilitating parent meet up and support groups
  • Onsite Occupational and Speech & Language Therapy
  • Playball – once a week balls skills programme
  • Soccer Starz, Pottery, Dancing & Music as extra murals
  • Dedicated, trained and experienced staff
  • Half and full day facilities