The State Government has provided Bundaberg East State School with $311,366 as part of the Investing for Success program. This funding will be used to increase the percentage of students in years 3 and 5 achieving above the National Minimum Standard for Reading, Writing and Numeracy in NAPLAN to 100% in 2018 and 2019 and to increase the percentage of students in Years 3 and 5 achieving the Upper to Bands for Reading and Numeracy in NAPLAN.
East School will work towards these goals by utilising the funds to:-
1.Apply additional teacher aide hours to further support Reading, Writing and Numeracy through programs such as Support-A-Reader;
2.Release teachers from class to develop individual learning plans for each student. Parents, students and teachers will collaborate to develop these plans;
3.Provide resources to support the teaching of Reading and Numeracy;
4.Provide Teacher Relief (TRS) for profiling, coaching, mentoring and professional development;
5.Provide TRS to complete Early Start Assessment of Prep Students;
6.Provide TRS for teacher to attend North Coast Region Numeracy Program; and
7.Employ teacher aides to support intervention in speech language for identified students.
View our Investing for success agreement 2018 (PDF, 76KB)