Curriculum

The School is aware at all times of its responsibility to keep abreast of all current developments and initiatives in Education. To this end we have adopted and are using, the current Department of Education & Early Childhood Development guidelines as outlined in the AusVels curriculum.

The key learning areas taught at the school are:

PHYSICAL, PERSONAL AND SOCIAL LEARNING:

  • Health and Physical Education
  • Interpersonal Development
  • Personal Learning
  • Civics and Citizenship

DISCIPLINE-BASED LEARNING:

  • The Arts
  • English
  • The Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Languages other than English

INTERDISCIPLINARY LEARNING:

  • Communication
  • Design, Creativity and Technology
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Thinking Processes

OTHER INITIATIVES

Other initiatives of the Ministry of Education which have been recognised by our school and incorporated into current school policy are:

  • Students with Disabilities
  • It’s Not Ok to be Away
  • Social Justice
  • Integrated Curriculum/Learning Styles/Graphic Organisers
  • Whole School Planning and Programming
  • Information & Communication Technology

We are committed to and emphasise the development of the 3 R’s. However, we also endeavour to provide a totally comprehensive and integrated educational program for all the children in our care.