Mt Waverley's Best Kept Secret: Syndal South Primary School

School Policies.

Policies are updated according to Education Department regulations. The process involves staff reviewing the policy then Education Sub Committee of School Council checking and making a recomendation to School Council who ratify the policy. Some policies will be uploaded to the website with the rest available from the Assistant Principal on request. Parents are welcomed on the Education Sub Committee who currently meet monthly on Monday afternoons.

Student Engagement and Wellbeing Policy Pol2-20-Student-Engagement-and-Well-Being

Homework Policy Pol2-10 – Homework

Anti Bullying and Harrassment Policy Anti- Bullying and Harrassment Policy

Behaviour Management Policy Behaviour managment Policy

Healthy Eating Policy Pol2-19-Healthy-Eating3

Head Lice Policy Pol3-31 – Head Lice

Parent Helper Policy – currently being updated

Child Safe Standards

The new Child Safe Standards came into effect from 1/1/17.  Click the links below to view the policies – when the link opens, click on the image to see the full document. These policies have all been updated in 2017.

Please note that any Child Safe concerns, including if you have concerns for a child in the school community please speak to Susanne Lowe or Rebecca Stonehouse-Melke our Child Safe Officers.

Child Safety Policy SyndalSouthPS March 2017

Statement of Commitment to Child Safety reviewed March 21st 2017

Code of Conduct reviewed March 2017

Working With Children Check Policy Reviewed March 2017

Mandatory Reporting policy Update March 2017

When working to protect our students we will follow the Four Critical Actions for Schools – Responding to Incidents, Discloures and Suspicions of Child Abuse.