Welfare

Student Welfare

A high priority is given to pastoral care as well as the health and safety of all our School Community. Christian values are encouraged through curricula, in relationship building, loving discipline and in the general care of each individual in our Community – in the physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual domains.

Health and welfare, encompassing the mental, physical and emotional well-being of the student, are given the highest priority.

STUDENT WELFARE POLICIES

The Student Welfare policies include:

  • Child Protection Policy
  • Concerns, Complaints and Appeals Policy
  • Safe Schools Policy
    • Anti-Drug Policy
    • Anti- Harassment/Discrimination Policy
    • Anti-Violence/Aggression Policy
    • Anti-Bullying/Harassment Policy
  • Laptop Usage Policy
  • Communications Policy
  • Critical Events Policy
  • Emergency/Evacuation Policy
  • Intruder/Lockdown Policy
  • Grievance Policy

Other areas contributing to student welfare are:

  • Balanced teacher programme in all Key Learning Areas. Personal Development, Health and a school Devotional Programme have been developed from K - Yr 12.
  • Balanced PDHPE, including carnivals are provided.
  • Regular Evacuation and Lockdown Procedure drills.
  • Regular School social gatherings.
  • Openess of staff for regular interviews concerning student learning or welfare.
  • Opportunities to lead and serve others, both at School and in the broader community.
  • Regular assessment for all students.
  • Screening of all staff and parent/volunteer workers.

Dates to remember

TERM FOUR 2017

OCTOBER

Monday 16th - HSC Begins

Monday 16th - Experience Kindy Programme Begins

Thursday 19th - Kindy Orientation Day

Thursday 26th - Grandparents' Day

NOVEMBER

Monday 6th to Friday 10th - Year 7 to Year 11 Exams

Saturday 11th - Rememberance Day

Monday 13th - Year 11 Starts 2018 Curriculum

DECEMBER

Monday 11th - Year 6 Graduation Lunch

Monday 11th - Thanksgiving Evening

Tuesday 12th - School Party Day

Tuesday 12th - Last Day of Term Four