Kindergarten to Year 6 Learning Areas
Kindergarten to Year 6 Learning Areas

The Board of Studies develops a syllabus for each of the learning areas. Along with a defined aim, each syllabus has a set of objectives and outcomes, expressed in terms of knowledge and understandings, skills, values and attitudes. Find out more about the learning areas for K - 6.

Years 7 to 10 Subjects
Years 7 to 10 Subjects

There are many subjects available for students in years 7 to 10. Find out more information about these subjects, what your child will learn and what skills they will develop.

Years 11 & 12 Subjects
Years 11 & 12 Subjects

The availability of subject areas grows once your child reaches year 11 and 12. Find out more about the subjects available, what your child will learn, what skills they will develop and what they will be assessed on.

Kindergarten to Year 6 Assessment & Reporting
Kindergarten to Year 6 Assessment & Reporting

This section has information on what assessments your child will undergo as part of their course work for Kindergarten to Year 6. There is also extra information on non-compulsory assessments such as opportunity classes and selective high school placement. You can also learn more about how student reporting will work during this phase of your child's school life. Find out more.

Years 7 to 12 Assessment & Reporting
Years 7 to 12 Assessment & Reporting

This section has information on what assessments your child will undergo as part of their course work for Year 7 to Year 12. There is also extra information on non-compulsory assessments such as selective high school placement. You can also learn more about how student reporting will work during this phase of your child's school life. Find out more.

Kindergarten to Year 12 Focus Areas
Kindergarten to Year 12 Focus Areas

Students are prepared for life outside of school through a range of programs that put learning in context, make it relevant and part of the culture of everyday school life. Understand more about the areas your child will learn about as part of their schooling in NSW.

Homework
Homework

This section has information about the department’s Homework Policy, including a fact sheet for parents.