Teaching & Learning

Curriculum & Reporting

Sale & district specialist school

Curriculum & Reporting

Dedicated teachers provide excellent learning opportunities for all students through quality programs based on outstanding teaching and learning practices.The school offers comprehensive programs focussing on individual learning goals following the Victorian Curriculum.

Curriculum Areas Covered

English, The Arts, Mathematics, Health & Physical Education, Information Technology, Science, Civics and Citizenship. We also offer VCAL – Foundation Certificate at the Senior Secondary level.

Individual Learning Plans

Individual Learning Plans are developed and implemented by the teachers in consultation with parent/caregivers and allied health staff, endeavouring to meet the needs of each student. Programs are designed to provide learning experiences which will challenge, extend and motivate students to attain personal goals. Opportunity exists for students to take part in integration programs, via dual enrolment with a mainstream primary or secondary school.

Communication Programs

Communication Programs developed in conjunction with the speech pathologist are implemented by all staff across the school. Programs aim to further develop the communication, language and literacy skills of all students. Assisted, Augmentative Communication techniques and tools are utilized to give non verbal students the opportunity to make choices, make their wants and needs known and communicate with others.

Reporting to Parents

Written reports regarding student progress are provided twice a year. Parent teacher interviews are generally held following the school day.

Parents may request meetings with teachers at any time however they are regularly involved in meetings and attend professional development before and after school. If you require a meeting during this time, please ring to ensure their availability.

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