Our School - Senior School

“Achieving Personal Success Together”

The Young Adult Centre has a focus on students aged 15-18 years. The extensive range of engaging and enriching programs are implemented by dedicated and supportive staff. Directed by the student’s Individual Learning Plan and curriculum, students are supported to achieve to the best of their abilities. Literacy and Numeracy skills are taught through functional programs that promote the development of independent living skills. Careers planning in the form of resumes, interest programs, work experience, OH & S course, community & volunteer work, trials & transitional pathways are a focus within Year 10, 11 & 12. Young Adults experience a caring approach that promotes resilience and self determination.

To provide for the interests & needs of students, the following programs are implemented:
• 1:1 IPad Program – cyber safety, communication, educational apps
• Therapy Support: hydro, physio, speech and OT services
• Partnership with Phoenix College &
• Meals on wheels
• Senior School Assemblies
• Camps
• F.A.R.M stays
• Debutante Ball
• School Formal
• Health & Well-Being Focus
• Life Management Program
• Life Skills Program – Personal Hygiene, Domestic Skills, Community Supports
• Educational Residential Unit
• Music Program
• Woodwork Program
• F.A.R.M Program
• Young Adult Student Leadership Team
• Sporting events
• VET course offered in hospitality
• Young Adult Program (choice of art/craft, archery, community sports, walking, swimming at YMCA, bike riding)
• John Burt Fun Run