Email and communication with home: protocol

Springside West News & Events

Springside West Secondary College values communication with families as an essential element in the education of students. Where the relationship with home is strong, students have an enhanced opportunity to experience success. A process with regard to email communication with home needs to be balanced with reasonable expectations for a staff response time. This acknowledges that staff are busy teaching …

School Council Nominations

Springside West News & Events

Our first School Council nomination process will begin this week. We require five parents for school council and if there are more nominations than positions an election will be required. The school will also co-opt a community representative from the parent community to also be on the council. School Council membership involves attendance at 8 meetings during the year. I …

Parent Information Nights and Open Nights

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It was terrific to see so many parents avail themselves of the opportunity to come and look at the new school building last week. The evenings also served to share information with regard to school expectations for the coming year. The importance of organisation was highlighted in our presentations. School can be made much more approachable and manageable with attention …

Important Term 4 Dates for Year 10 Students

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Booklists due: 02/11/18 Camp permission and payment due: 12/11/18 Pick up of book delivery: 22/11/18 Year 10 exams: 22/11/18 and 23/11/18 Year 11 Orientation scheduled classes: 26/11/18-30/11/18 VET Orientation day: 27 /11/18 Year 11 Orientation camp: 03/12/18 – 5/12/18 (last day of Term 4 for Year 10 students)

Curriculum Day

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Wednesday the 17th of October will be a student free day at the school. As a part of accreditation to deliver our VCAL and VCE programs, we are required to submit detailed course outlines and assessment task plans. The staff will use the day to meet our obligations in this process to ensure complete accreditation so that we can proceed …

Student Drop Off and Pick Up

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It’s been a busy place with all the construction on Enterprise Circuit! We now we have a student drop off and pick up zone for this year until the next stage of buidling is finished. As this entrance is located on a circuit you can drive around the circuit for ease of access if you want to park and help …

Maths Pathways

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Springside West Secondary College has an innovative program designed to differentiate learning for students in the classroom entitled Maths Pathways. The main idea behind the Maths Pathways program is that all students move through their studies at a different pace, and the curriculum should reflect this. Students use their laptops in the class to access the program, and move through …