The Learning Support Team's role is to provide assistance to any student who requires learning support in the mainstream.
It is a highly active team consisting of the Principal, Deputy Principals, Careers Adviser, Head Teachers of Welfare and Teaching and Learning, Counsellor, targeted staff who lead specific programs.
The Gonski funds have enabled the school to provide additional support to a large number of students as well as extra training for staff. These students would not recieve any additional funding or support under previous resource models.
A broad range of specific programs are run to address individual learning needs. Some of these include:
At different times in their school career many students will require additional help. Parents or students who feel they might need some assistance should contact one of the Learning Support teachers or one of the school counsellors.
Staff have been given significant support in the teaching of students with Autism through a Positive Partnership program. The Department of Education has significant resources which you may also access via the following link:
Mainstream Teaching and Learning Staff: