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School Review Receives DoE Commendations

Toward the end of 2015, and as part of the compliance requirements set by the WA Department of Education (DoE) for Independent Public Schools, Riverside Education Support Centre underwent a comprehensive review process involving an in-depth investigation of the school's business plan and capacity to carry out it's stated goals. The subsequent report furnished by DoE recognises the excellent work of the school.

School Review 2015 Cover PagePurpose of the Review

The purpose of the independent review is to provide assurance to the school and its community, the Director General of Education and the Minister for Education on the extent to which the school has met its commitments in the Delivery and Performance Agreement (DPA) and associated Business Plan which are the required fundamental compliance documents for a Department of Education registered Independent Public School.

Commendations

The following statements are a selection of extracts from the Review:

  • "The Principal and Staff are commended on a thorough self-review process demonstrated through quality and insightful analysis of progress based on the directions expressed in global school overviews, scope statements tailored to the needs of education support students, and the achievement of targets in the Business Plan."

 

  •  "The Reviewers commend the holistic approach taken with the implementation of Business Plan priorities and targets providing staff with clear direction in meeting the diversity of student needs and driving improvement in student learning."

 

  • "Riverside Education Support Centre has a highly collaborative staff team with the capacity and will to critically reflect on programs and practices in order to identify those to be sustained and those to be developed."

 

  • "Riverside Education Support Centre is well placed to continue providing a safe environment and quality individualised learning experiences for their students."

The School Review is available via the following webpage: www.riversideesc.wa.edu.au/our-school/annual-reports-and-reviews

What's New

  • Disability Expo 2019 at Mandurah Forum June 28

    John Tonkin College Education Support Centre (JTCESC) will be hosting a special event for the disability community on Friday 28th June, entitled "Disability Expo 2019”. It is being held at the Mandurah Forum. The Expo is about disability awareness and information on local services available in the area, including sporting groups and community based organisations.

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  • Circus Quirkus Coming to Perth

    International Entertainment’s CIRCUS QUIRKUS is a contemporary take on your favourite, traditional circuses of ages past -- a great mix of Circus acts brought to you from all over the world. And they are coming to Perth! Thanks to the event's 2019 supporters, Riverside ESC has a limited number of COMPLIMENTARY tickets available on a first in first served basis.

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  • Canteen Menu Update

    The Canteen Winter Menu (pdf file) is now online.

    For more details about the Canteen, click here.

  • Riverside Connects with New Bali Sister School

    Riverside Education Support Centre became a member of the AdoptASchool Association (AAS) in 2011. It is a program whereby WA schools can sponsor a school in Indonesia, which aims to encourage friendship and cultural understanding between WA and Balinese schools. This year Riverside ESC has a new Sister School.

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