Arethusa College Semester 2 2021 Newsletter

Semester 2, 2021 has been an exciting time at Arethusa College. We have seen much growth with new campuses opening and a lot to celebrate with our students achieving great things. Enjoy reading what’s been happening on all of our campuses. We look forward to keeping you updated with these newsletters every semester. Click on…

Brandon’s Story

In 2018, Brandon started with Arethusa College as a small Year 8 student. Very quickly, Brandon adapted to doing school differently. He continued to learn and grow at our College until May 2021. It was at this time that he received an Apprenticeship in Painting. Very quickly, the skills that Brandon learnt at school transferred…

Online Learning Information

Times Year 11 and 12 students will be able to access their teachers from 10.00am – 2.00pm via Teams. It is imperative that they login for a 10.00am check in and to receive their plan for the day. In order to meet the QCAA requirements for contact time for students to be eligible for their…

3 Day Lockdown

This morning the Queensland Premier announced a 3-day lockdown from 5.00pm today, Monday 29 March, for the Greater Brisbane area which includes Brisbane, Moreton, Ipswich, Logan and Redlands. Click here to read our Arethusa College letter to parents.

All About the NCCD

Every year, all schools in Australia participate in the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD). The NCCD process requires schools to identify information already available in the school about supports provided to students with disability. Full information about this and the program are available for download here (PDF)

Family Activity Ideas

Need some family activity ideas while you’re stuck in Isolation? We’ve compiled a list for you. Click the pictures for links to resources and articles Read Open a classic! Read it together, start a family book club. Present to the family what you liked or didn’t about the book. Click here for details Journal Ask…