The team aims to work collaboratively with enrolments, the Primary and Secondary schools, chaplains and advisory visiting support providers to meet the needs of students Kindergarten to Year 12 through an inclusive model. The Learning Diversity Team aims to ensure student’s academic needs are met while nurturing and supporting each individual in reaching their full potential, while becoming self-directed, resilient and long-term contributing members of the wider community. Exceptional Learners may include:
In some instances, students may have multiple needs and are supported using a collaborative approach with staff, advisory support providers, families and the Learning Enhancement team. There are two core areas which we focus on:
Students Requiring Learning Enhancement
The Learning Diversity Team works in collaboration with the teaching staff and families to identify students who may be experiencing difficulty in one or more areas.
Advisory Visiting Support
Noosa Christian College partners with specialist personnel to assist with the identification of student need and then provision of targeted support. The hyperlink below will take you to a referral pages:
Students with Outstanding Potential
Students may be identified as having the potential for excellence in one or more of the following areas:
If students are identified, staff and families are encouraged to meet to discuss the various options for assisting and extending the student to reach their potential both within and beyond the classroom. Class teachers can challenge students to work at advanced levels and set expectations for work to be explored using higher levels of thinking. Identified students will also be supported to participate in a range of extension activities both within and beyond the classroom, e.g. competitions and tournaments aligned to their specialist area of excellence. Recognition of excellence occurs in all learning settings but is formally celebrated via:
The College is a co-educational day school currently catering for students in Kindergarten to Year 12. The College is open to students regardless of their religious affiliation, ethnic background, gender or national origin.
Noosa Christian College acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land on which we gather and we pay our respect to local Indigenous Elders and leaders past, present and emerging, and recognise the strength, resilience and capacity of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.