Readshaw Program

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At Duncraig Senior High school there are currently around 30 students receiving schools plus funding

Schools plus funding is provided for those students who are within a particular category:

  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Vision Impairment
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing

We believe that/in:

  • positive Relationships are the Key to Success
  • the Individual Ownership of Learning
  • the striving for Personal Best and Celebrating Excellence

School Purpose

We seek to ensure that all students:

  • Use language to understand, develop and communicate ideas and information and interact with others
  • Select, integrate and apply numerical and spatial concepts and techniques
  • Recognise when and what information is needed, locate and obtain it from a range of services and evaluate, use and share it with others
  • Select, use and adapt technologies
  • Describe and reason about patterns, structures and relationships in order to understand, interpret, justify and make predictions
  • Visualise consequences, think laterally, recognise opportunity and potential and are prepared to test options
  • Understand and appreciate the physical, biological and technological world and have the knowledge and skills to make decisions in relation to it
  • Understand their cultural, geographical and historical context and have the knowledge, skills and values necessary for active participation in life in Australia
  • Interact with people and cultures other than their own and are equipped to contribute to the global community
  • Participate in creative activity of their own and understand and engage with the artistic, cultural and intellectual work of others
  • Value and implement practices that promote personal growth and well being
  • Are self-motivated and confident in their approach to learning and able are to work individually and corroboratively
  • Recognise that everyone has the right to feel valued and be safe, and, in this regard, understand their rights and obligations and behave responsibly.