Wentworthville Public School

Quality Teaching to Maximise Student Learning

Telephone02 9631 8529

Emailwentwthvil-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Rules and policies

Rules and policies are in place to make sure your child remains safe and well at school.

Visit the NSW Department of Education’s policy library for all current operational policies.

Attendance and absences

Students must attend school regularly so they can achieve their educational best and increase their career and life options.

In NSW, all children from the age of 6 are legally required to attend school or be registered for home schooling through the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). All students must complete Year 10, or its equivalent.

For more information about compulsory school attendance, visit:

School frameworks (school policies)

The following frameworks apply to students at our school.

This page will be updated in the near future as policies are currently being reviewed.

  • Anaphylaxis - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Anti-Bullying - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Anti-Bullying Plan - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Asthma - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Discipline - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Drug Education - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Excursions - currently under review (July 2017)
  • First Aid - currently under review (July 2017)
  • First Aid Plan - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Homework - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Individual Health Care - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Leadership Expectations - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Mobile Device Policy (pdf 259 KB) - updated June 2017
  • Student Welfare - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Sun Protection Action Plan - currently under review (July 2017)
  • SunSmart - currently under review (July 2017)
  • Uniform Policy

Policies related to curriculum areas are being developed continually. Some of these policies follow:

  • Homework Policy - currently under review (September 2017)
  • Literacy Policy - currently under review (September 2017)
  • Numeracy Policy - currently under review (September 2017)
  • Programming Policy - currently under review (September 2017)
  • Assessment and Reporting Policy - currently under review (September 2017)
  • ESL Program - currently under review (September 2017)
  • Role of STLA - currently under review (September 2017)