Felton Rd, Carlingford NSW 2118 More schools in postcode 2118
Phone 9871 7126
Fax 9871 3874
James Ruse Agricultural High School is a selective public school whose vision is to provide national and global leadership in the education of the gifted. The school challenges and supports gifted students to pursue excellence, develop a lifelong passion for learning and prepare for responsible leadership and service to society. Core values are instilled; the importance of agriculture in everyday life is explicitly promoted. The school offers a differentiated curriculum with enrichment, extension, leadership and extra curricular programs. Success is recognised by a high profile in the International Olympiad teams, a multitude of competitions, drama and musical pursuits, presence in visual arts, writing, debating and public speaking awards and zone, regional and state sporting representation. Student welfare and recognition of students as global citizens is catered for by a proactive well-being curriculum across all years. Highlights include a highly successful student leadership program, a We Can Change the World initiative and High Resolves, all in the middle years of schooling to complement traditional programs such as a highly effective Prefect body and SRC.
Students with disability and additional learning and support needs
The New South Wales Department of Education and Communities support students with disability and additional learning and support needs in public schools in a range of ways. This may include specialist support classes for students in regular and special schools; the Integration, Funding Support program which provides targeted funding for eligible students; and learning and support resourcing. Every regular public school in NSW receives a specialist teacher allocation and flexible funding based on the size of the school and the learning needs of their students.
You can discuss your child's learning needs and planning for their personalised learning and support with the principal of your child's school. For more information about the full range of support services in NSW public schools go to Disability, Learning & Support.
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