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2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

AugustReturn to top

Tell Them From Me Student & Parent Survey

This term, your school is taking part in the Tell Them From Me student survey. The survey will provide us with valuable feedback on what our students think about school life, how engaged they are with school and the different ways that teachers interact with them. Schools in Australia and around the world have used the Tell Them From Me survey to help them improve. The survey is completed on-line and is run by an independent research company, The Learning Bar, which specialises in school-based surveys. Staff in schools will not be able to... Read more

JuneReturn to top

Number Crunches

Number Crunchers is the brainchild of Andrew Taylor, HT Mathematics, who began a "Golden Pi" competition at Sylvania High School in 2008 across a Community of Schools. In 2009 the program was extended with another Community of Schools from the Peakhurst area. From 2010, with the backing of Dr Phil Lambert, our then Regional Director, Number Crunchers expanded to include 20 schools, then grew to 50 schools in 2011 and 55 in 2012. Each year the program culminated in an exciting Grand Final at the Powerhouse Museum. HOW DOES IT... Read more

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Annual School Report

Annual School Report

Please click on the link below to access our Annual School Report. Annual School Report (pdf 696 KB)... Read more

Swimming

Swimming Scheme

Swimming Scheme has been very successful in term 1 and as a result we have decided to extend the program into term 2. If you are interested please download the note below and return it to the front office. Swimming Note - Term 2 (pdf 258 KB)... Read more

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notes home

Notes

Be sure to check out the Notes section on our website for any notes that might not make it home in the school bag.... Read more

JanuaryReturn to top

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more