Posts by Patrick Doumani

Community Building Partnership 2021 round announced

If you have applied for government funding under the Community Building Partnership CBP2021 round in April/May this year, the wait is over. Letters of notification have been sent to applicants. You can also find out if your application has been…
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Rollout of Home Testing for Primary School Students

The NSW Department of Education has announced it is expanding the use of Rapid Antigen Home Testing (RAHT) to reduce the time school students and staff spend away from school if they are a close contact of a positive COVID-19…
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School Banking Programs in Schools

On 24 October 2021, the Treasurer and Minister for Education and Early Childhood Learning, the Hon. Sarah Mitchell MLC, announced that school banking programs will no longer be run in New South Wales schools, from 2022. As school banking programs…
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Mandatory Vaccination Public Health Order – Advice for P&C Associations

P&C Federation has put together advice and information for P&C Associations to support them in complying with the Public Health Order requiring all people who work in government schools and early childhood education (ECE) sites, including employees and volunteers of P&C Associations, to have provided proof of vaccination before being…
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Updated Department of Education Roadmap for Term 4

From Monday, 8 November, all schools will operate on updated Level 3 settings for the rest of Term 4, with additional activities allowed in a COVID-safe manner: School sports allowed Inter-school sports allowed outside of school hours Assemblies and presentations…
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Sharing of School Facilities Policy

The Department of Education has consolidated advice from different existing policies about sharing school facilities into one simplified Sharing of School Facilities policy.     The aim has been to make information about sharing school facilities easier to find and simpler to understand for…
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