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Secondary Assistance Scheme

Books & Fees Allowances

To assist parents/guardians with the cost of education the Department of Education & Training has approved the following levels of assistance for students in Years 7 to 12:

$235 Education Program Allowance paid directly to the school
$115 Clothing Allowance paid directly to the parent/guardian or the school

To be eligible for assistance parents or legal guardians must hold one of the following cards:

  • Centrelink Family Health Care Card
  • Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card
  • Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Card (blue card only)

The parent/guardian must be the holder of the card that is valid some time during Term 1. The only exception to this is when a student holds their own health care card and has been declared independent by Centrelink.

To receive assistance, parents must complete their application before 2 April. Application forms are available from the main office at the school or can be downloaded here.

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