All Year 9 students undertake:
- Literacy (5 periods per week)
- Numeracy (5 periods per week)
- Inquiry (3 periods per week)
- Science (3 periods per week)
- PE (2 periods per week)
- Health (1 period per week)
- My Community (3 periods per week)
My Community runs for one double session and one single session per week for Learning For Life students and provides them with the opportunity to interact with the community. Students are able to select from a variety of community projects to be involved in. As part of My Community students also complete their Advance certificate and Level II First Aid. To celebrate their achievements across the year all students attend a camp at the Summit where they participate in various activities that build on teamwork and leadership skills.
In the Learning For Life program, students will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of electives, including
- Basketball Clinic
- Improving Sport Performance
- Food Technology
- Painting and Drawing
- Design Technology and Woodwork
Students from the Learning For Life Program also have the opportunity to participate in an international exchange program with our sister school in India, where they will have an opportunity to travel to India and visit our sister school, the Adhyapana School, in the southern city of Madurai.
The Year 9 program is managed by Rob Sale, the Year 9 and 10 Team Leader. Mr Sale, a member of the teaching staff, ensures the smooth running of the Year 9 program and is the point of contact for parents of Year 9 students.