Policies and Procedures

St Anthony's Primary has a number of policies and procedures that govern various aspects of our School life.


These provide the framework within which we operate with relation to a number of key issues.

The Catholic Education Office, Parramatta Diocese also provides advice and recommendations on educational and administrative policies and priorities, and monitors policy implementation.

 

School Based Policies

   Use of Learning Technology Agreement
Student agreement and expectations for the safe and responsible use of learning technology at St Anthony's


  Additional Learning Needs Policy
Policy on supporting students with additional learning needs


  Application for Extended Leave from Attendance at School
This form should be completed in the event that a student will be absent for 10 school days or more.


  Application for Leave from School
This form should be completed in the event that a student will be absent for 10 school days or less


  Assessment and Reporting Policy
Policy on how assessment and reporting of student learning achievement is undertaken as part of the ongoing process of learning and teaching at St Anthony's, in accordance with Diocesan policies, government requirements and agreed school practice


  Statement on Asthma Management
Refer also to the school Medication Policy


  Complaints and Grievances Procedures
Refer also to the Complaints Handling Policy, and Procedures and Guidelines issued by Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (found below under "Catholic School Community")


  Critical Incident Management Plan
This plan defines a critical incident and details the processes that are to be implemented when such an incident occurs within the school community


  Emergency Management Plan (Summary)
Summary of how emergency situations are prevented and managed at St Anthony's


  English Policy
Policy on how English is taught at St Anthony's, in accordance with Board of Studies requirements


  Evangelisation and Religious Education Policy
Policy on how St Anthony's, as a Catholic school, contributes to the evangelising mission of the Church and provides quality Religious Education, in accordance with system guidelines


  Excursion Policy
Policy on conducting excursions at St Anthony's Primary School


  Holiday Homework
Advice and suggestions for learning activities children can undertake whilst on holidays during the school term (eg overseas trips)


  Homework Policy
Homework Policy June 2015


  Human Society and Its Environment Policy
Policy on how HSIE is taught at St Anthony's, in accordance with Board of Studies requirements


  Mathematics Policy
Policy on how Mathematics is taught at St Anthony's, in accordance with Board of Studies requirements


  Medication Policy
Policy on the administration of short- and long-term medication at St Anthony's


  Personal Development, Health and Physical Education Policy
Policy on how PDHPE is taught at St Anthony's, in accordance with Board of Studies requirements


  Science and Technology Policy
Policy on how Science and Technology is taught at St Anthony's, in accordance with Board of Studies requirements


  Statement on Safe Physical Activity
Guidelines on how St Anthony's will seek to ensure the safety of students in sporting activities


  Suspension and Exclusion Policy
Refer also to the "Suspension, Negotiated Transfer and Exclusion Policy Statement" (Catholic Education, Diocese of Parramatta)


  Wellbeing Policy
Policy on ensuring the wellbeing of all members of the school community, including procedures for Student Behaviour, Bullying and Pastoral Care

 

  Complaint Handling Policy

This policy supports responding to concerns or grievances raised by school community members.

  Complaint Handling Procedures and Guidelines

This document outlines the options and the informal and formal process for raising concerns and managing grievances within our educational communities.

  Procedural Fairness Guidelines

These guidelines outline the process for responding to allegations requiring that issues be put to the respondent before a decision is made about a complaint.

  Alumni collection notice

Applicable from 12 March 2014

  Australian Privacy Principles

Applicable from 12 March 2014

  Schools Privacy Compliance Manual NSW 2018

The Privacy Manual contains detailed information and examples about implementation of the Australian Privacy Principles. For the most up-to-date version of the Manual always check CEC's website.

  Standard Collection Notice

Applicable from 12 March 2014

  Volunteer and Contractor Collection Notice

Applicable from 12 March 2014

  Stewardship Policy

This policy sets out the accountabilities for responsible governance and management of CEDP resources

  AntiBullying Procedures

The Anti-Bullying Procedures provide a framework for school communities to work together to prevent and address issues of student bullying.

  Banned Substances Procedure

This Procedure covers the possession and use of alcohol, tobacco, illegal drugs or other substances, and the misuse of 'over the counter' and prescribed medications, including the supply of restricted substances on school premises.

  Child Protection Procedures

Replaces former Child Protection Policy

  Weapons Procedure

The Weapons Procedure aims to prevent prohibited weapons from being present on the school site to minimise risk to staff and students.