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English Language Support

Supporting the language needs of overseas students

Students whose first language is not English, have the opportunity to study English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EALD) if eligible. This program is taught by specialised English Language teachers and aims to develop and refine English language skills within an academic context.

Students develop a critical understanding of standard Australian English while having their home language respected and valued.

Our dedicated Cultural Liaison Officer also works closely with English Language specialist teachers to identify language concerns ensuring students are able to reach their full academic potential.

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Supporting White Ribbon Australia

17 November 2017

Supporting White Ribbon Australia

During the week of 20 November - 23 November, Girrawheen Senior High School will be supporting White Ribbon Australia's vision to build a future free from violence and abuse.

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SCHOOL WATCH

29 September 2017

SCHOOL WATCH

School watch encourages our school community to report any suspicious activity in and around our school grounds.

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09 August 2017

PARENT HANDBOOK

The Parent Handbook outlines the policies and operational procedures at Girrawheen Senior High School and contains important information for parents to support their child throughout the school year.

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