Information about working in or operating early childhood education services including outside school hours care. Plus, information for parents including how to choose a service and supporting your child for their transition to school.
Information about NSW public education, including the school finder, high school enrolment, school safety, selective schools and opportunity classes.
NSW Department of Education's information on curriculum taught in NSW schools, Aboriginal education and communities & personalised support.
The Wellbeing Framework supports schools to create learning environments that enable students to be healthy, happy, engaged and successful.
Information for parents and carers including learning and wellbeing resources, advice, study skills, a quick guide glossary, homework help, tools for learning remotely, support for additional needs and more.
The NSW Department of Education is committed to employing the best and brightest teachers who can teach and make a difference in NSW public schools.
Important dates and submission deadlines for the Assisted School Travel Program.
Families who have a child with a disability may be eligible for transport through the Assisted School Travel Program (ASTP).
Schools are important partners with families in assessing and supporting the safe travel needs of students to and from school.
Assisted Travel Support Officers (ATSOs) are Department employees who provide a high level of supervision and support for students on transport.
Contractors provide vehicles and drivers to transport eligible students with a disability to and from school.
Transport through the ASTP is provided as an in-kind support for NDIS participants who are eligible to receive an ASTP service.
If your child's application is unsuccessful or their variation is declined you may submit an appeal.
Call 1300 338 278 (toll free) during our business hours, 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday during school terms, and 8am to 4:30pm during School holidays. Press 0 at any time in-case of a home alone or genuine ASTP emergency.
To help us keep your records accurate and up to date, please inform us promptly when your details change.
Rollover is the process of reviewing the transport services for all students at the end of each school year and setting up services for the next year.
Get up-to-date information on schools that have temporarily ceased operations due to adverse weather, bushfire, emergencies or other incidents.