Monthly Archives: April 2020

2020
27/4

Learning at Home in Term 2

Things are going to look a bit different this term as we start learning at home. Your child’s teacher will still be leading their learning, and as a parent or carer, your role will be to support them at home. Our teachers have been working hard to plan. Your school will be in contact with you…

2020
24/4

Term 2 in Tasmanian Government Schools

Students will commence Term 2 on Tuesday 28 April for Tasmanian Government schools. However, if you live or go to school in the North West your school will be closed until the 4th of May. A Fact Sheet has been developed to help guide parents and the community on the educational arrangements for Term 2.…

2020
16/4

School Levies Relief – Refund Process

The health, safety and wellbeing of Tasmanians is our number one priority as we face the challenges of COVID-19 together. Refunding school levies paid to Government schools is one way we are trying to reduce financial pressures on parents and carers during this crisis.  The Government has fast tracked work to develop and implement a…

2020
13/4

Department of Education Services on the North West Coast

Department of Education Services on the North West Coast The Government has put in measures to help protect the North-West community from COVID-19 that were effective from the Sunday 12th of April. These restrictions are in place to minimise non-essential travel in the region. To support these measure all Department of Education staff who live in…

2020
3/4

Supporting Tasmanian Year 12 Students into University

In these uncertain times The Tasmanian Government is committed to support student learning outcomes, along with their health and wellbeing. Today, the University of Tasmania announced that they would be introducing a Schools Recommendation Program for Tasmanian Year 12 students.  Recognising that this has been an unprecedented year and Year 12 students’ study may be…

2020
3/4

School Term 2 – Update

We understand how important it is for parents and students to know what is planned for learning for Government school students for Term 2. Tasmanian Government school students will finish for the Easter break on Friday 3 April. Teachers will stay at school between 6-9 April to undertake professional learning and prepare at-home learning materials…