Information about working in or operating early childhood education services including outside school hours care. Plus, information for parents and carers on the importance of early childhood education, choosing a service and 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, learning from home tools, 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.
NSW public school holidays and NSW Department of Education term dates such as NAPLAN, Selective School Testing and HSC exhibitions.
How to enrol in NSW public preschools, primary schools and high schools, designated enrolment areas, forms, general enrolment information.
Find a public school, explore designated intake and catchment areas, and access contact details for all public schools and directors.
Programs for children one year before Kindergarten. Some preschools cater specifically to Aboriginal children and distance education.
Includes information about learning in primary school, Best Start Kindergarten Assessment, before and after-school care, and helping students at home.
Includes information about learning in high school, special learning needs; sports, technology, specialist and selective high schools.
The School Community Charter outlines the responsibilities of parents, carers, educators and school staff in NSW public schools.
SSPs provide intensive levels of support in a specialised educational setting. Specialist support classes are only available in some of our schools.
Some digital applications ('apps') used in school store student data when in use. Explore this list of privacy information for each app.
An alphabetical list of helpful fact sheets and information about NSW public schools translated into many languages.
Check with your local school as some dates may change.
Learn about the department's policies, guidelines, and procedures to create a safe, inclusive, and effective learning environment.
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