Our motivated, professional staff are committed to delivering a high quality, national curriculum that pursues the achievement of the educational goals for young Australians, set out in the Melbourne Declaration (2009). These goals promote equity and excellence and aim for all young Australians to become successful learners, confident and creative individuals and active and informed citizens.
“In the 21st century Australia’s capacity to provide a high quality of life for all will depend on the ability to compete in the global economy on knowledge and innovation. Education equips young people with the knowledge, understanding, skills and values to take advantage of opportunity and to face the challenges of this era with confidence.”
Melbourne Declaration of Educational Goals for Young Australians (2009)
Star of the Sea provides meaningful and challenging learning opportunities based on the Australian Curriculum.
The Australian Curriculum sets consistent national standards to improve learning outcomes for all young Australians. It sets out what students should be taught and achieve, as they progress through school. It is the basis for future learning, growth and active participation in the Australian community.
The Australian Curriculum focuses on learning area content and achievement standards that describe what students will learn and teachers will teach. It also gives attention to seven
general capabilities that are important for life and work in the 21st century.
The following range of educational publications inform the content and delivery of our curriculum.