THE CURRICULUM

 
The curriculum covers the following areas as determined by Departmental policy: English, Languages, Mathematics, Health and Physical Development, Science, Studies of Society and Environment, The Arts and Design and Technology.
 

English:                     

Programs are aimed at extending all student's proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing.

 

Mathematics:            

Class programs will be prepared to provide students with knowledge, processes and skills to provide them with confidence for operating in society and a basis for further learning.

 
Health and Physical Development: 

                                  

Studies in health education and physical education will be undertaken with aim being to develop greater understanding of, and respect for, themselves and others and to develop physical skills.

 

Science:                      

Programs will be set to promote a process approach to science which encourages and develops enquiring minds and process skills. A balance between biological and physical science will be maintained.

 
Studies of Society and Environment:         

                                  

Class programs will provide studies in the environment and society aimed at giving all students a better understanding and knowledge of these areas and developing positive attitudes so that all students may be effective members of their and other communities.

 

The Arts:                   

This includes music, dance, drama, visual art/craft and media studies. Each class will receive a variety of experiences in order to develop skills and appreciation.

 

Design and Technology:                  

This will be very much a problem-solving experience. Students will be encouraged to develop technological skills such as planning, building, testing and selecting tools, materials and processes in order to complete tasks.

MENINGIE 
AREA SCHOOL

1 North Tce MENINGIE 5264
Principal: Mr. Iain Love
Partnership: Coorong Mallee 

 

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