The school social worker is available to assist parents and students. She is at school each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Appointments may be made through the office.
Self-esteem is perhaps the single most important factor in helping a child achieve his/her potential. Self-esteem activities are carried out by individual classroom teachers at appropriate levels.
As well as working with individual children our social workers conducts a Protective Behaviours Program in the class with all children. She has also developed a Transition to High School Program for senior students.
Children from Kindy to Yr 6 are involved in the 'You Can Do It' programme which assists in guiding social-emotional development.
Children may also access the Rainbows program - supporting children suffering from grief. They are also involved in the Protective Behaviours Programme and The Roos class participates in a transition to high school program at the end of the year.
Parents are reminded that as from 2010 children will complete primary school at the end of Yr 6. Please ensure that children in Yrs 5 and 6 have been enrolled at high school by the end of Yr 5.
Referral from Staff, Students, Parents, Community