Assessment and Reporting – Primary

Introduction This policy has been developed so that teachers are aware of their responsibilities in the assessment and reporting process. The policy also informs caregivers and (older) students about their responsibilities in this process. The policy is based on the Schools Curriculum and Standards Authority (SCSA) requirements.  At Providence Christian College all students in PrePrimary…

Uniform Handbook

The Uniform Handbook is designed to help parents, students and staff, understand and apply the Uniform Policy at Providence Christian College. It is the desire of the College to honour and bring glory to God. We believe that we can contribute to this in our personal presentation, dress and behaviour. Students wear uniforms to build…

Enrolment Policy

Rationale This policy applies to all current and future students of Providence Christian College (the College).  Enrolment process Application and initial information collection Application for enrolment may be made in person or online via our website. Section 16.1 of the School Education Act lists the following information as required for enrolment:  Student’s name, date of…

Grievance Policy – Students

Policy At Providence Christian College we believe that positive relationships are really important! We believe that it is important for every student to be able to trust their teachers and we believe that our teachers should be able to trust their students. Taking Jesus Christ as our example, we recognise the importance of modelling Christian…

Physical Restraint Policy

1:1 RATIONALE: Physical Restraint should be limited to emergency situations and used only in the last resort.  It enables teachers and other members of staff in the College, authorised by the Principal, to use such force as is reasonable in the circumstances, to prevent a pupil from: Committing an offence Causing personal injury to, or…

Pastoral Care Policy

Providence Christian College will provide all students with appropriate pastoral care in accordance with our Christian calling. Structure: This matrix of Pastoral Oversight is designed to ensure that no student requiring Pastoral support escapes our attention. Principal: Overall oversight and accountability of Pastoral Care rests with the Principal of the College. Heads-of-School: Responsibility for Pastoral…

Medication Policy

INTRODUCTION This policy outlines the College’s policy in relation to the issuing of medication and provision for students with known medical conditions. RATIONALE The College accepts a duty of care responsibility exists in relation to students attending the College who have a diagnosed medical condition and requires that parents when enrolling their children, declare such…

Food Allergy Policy

CONTEXT Providence Christian College is an interdenominational Christian College that provides complete education from Kindergarten to Year 12. The goal of the College is to offer a quality education where students learn the importance of academic performance, a balanced spiritual life and self-discipline. It is from this that we derive our motto, “Learning for Life”. It…