Arrival and Departure Times
The College is open from 8:00am to 4:21pm each day with the Library available for extended hours in the evenings Tuesday to Thursday. Start and finish times for students vary according to individual timetables with students having classes from 8:25am to 2.55pm. Students are expected to attend all timetabled classes for enrolled courses including Mentoring lessons and assemblies.
All students are expected to attend classes punctually, to be prepared for each class by bringing the necessary equipment and by having completed the required homework. Students may be expected to work on their own or to engage in group activities but each student must submit his/her own work for summative assessment. Please refer to the Centralian Senior College Assessment Policy for more information on summative assessment requirements.
Assemblies are held on a regular basis throughout each term in the Theatrette. It is either a whole College or combined year level meeting where information is shared between staff and students, presentations are made, special achievements are celebrated and special activities held.
All Centralian Senior College students are individually mentored as they undertake the timetabled coaching program course, comprising personal development and pastoral care. The Mentor offers guidance to students concerning wellbeing, appropriate behaviour, attitude and dress, oversees attendance and maintains communications between students and the College. The Mentoris the primary communication link between the College and parents/carers. Each Mentor coordinates the official assessment reports for each student and generally supports each student in his/her care in achieving their goals. Meetings between Mentors and students occur on a regular basis as timetabled.
Dear parents & community members,
Welcome to all for the 2019 school year at Centralian Senior College. A special welcome to over 120 new students and their families. It has been a busy, positive start to the school year, with classes commencing learning activities during their first lessons on Day 1.
To all families and students, new and continuing, please come along to our week 3 Meet the Mentor / Teacher evening on Thursday 14 February, commencing 5:30pm in the theatrette. Following some general information about how our College functions and introductions of key support staff, families will be able to meet their child’s Mentors & Teachers and discuss programs for the upcoming year. There will also be year level specific presentations targeting additional important imformation. Join us afterwards in the foyer for a light supper—a sausage sizzle prepared by Girls Academy & Clontarf students.
Tony Collins — Principal
- Tue 29 Jan 2019 classes commence with assemblies at 8.25am
- Thu 14 Feb Meet the Mentor/Teacher Evening from 5.30pm
- Thu 21 Feb College Council meeting 5.30pm. All welcome
- Fri 1 Mar Whole School professional Development Day. No Year 10-12 classes operating.
- Tue 5 Mar College Council AGM 5.30pm. All welcome
- Fri 8 Mar Term 1 Work Completion Reports mailed home.
- Mon 11 Mar VET Intensive Block Week for Year 10. No Year 10 classes operate during this week.