Year 6/7 to PLHS

Key Events: Term 1

Week 7
PLHS Transition team to attend primary school staff meetings
Week 8
Principal to attend Port Lincoln Primary School AGM
Week 11
Postcards delivered to Year 6/7 students
Week 11
PLHS key dates appear on website and FB

Key Events: Term 2

Week 5
Enrolment packs distributed to Year 6’s and 7’s
Week 8
Year 6 and 7 Enrolment packs returned to PLHS via primary schools
Week
Family interviews

Key Events: Term 3

Week 3
Meet with (Special Education) to identify student numbers with high level needs
Week 4
Student information sheets returned to PLHS at meeting time (to discuss individual students); copies of students with additional needs (NEP, Wellbeing and Behaviour) information to PLHS; at a time convenient to primary school sites
Week 5
All extended transition programs are negotiated with primary school sites; at a time convenient to primary school sites
Week 6/7
Families of students with additional learning (NEP & Special Needs) and Wellbeing have meetings where relevant with Middle School team and BRIDGE

Key Events: Term 4

Week 1
PLHS Middle School AP and past students/mentors to visit feeder schools
Week 2
Parent Information Night for Year 6 families
Week 2
Parent Information Night for Year 7 families
Week 3/6
Extended transition for students with wellbeing/additional learning needs begin (Tuesdays & Thursdays)
Week 4
Transition student data provided to PLHS by primary schools where relevant (NAPLAN, PAT data); final feeder school transition meeting; feeder school teachers to meet with Craig, Lenny and Mel for final sharing of information
Week 5
Student-written letters of introduction returned to PLHS
Week 6
2022 Dharna Group teachers to contact student families re: transition visits
Week 7
Year 6 to 7 “Taste of High School” (Tuesday & Wednesday)
Week 7
Year 7 to 8 “Taste of High School” (Thursday & Friday)

Year 6/7 to PLHS

Key Contacts

Mr Craig Curtis (Middle School Assistant Principal)

Craig.Curtis549@schools.sa.edu.au

Mrs Mel McGown (Transition Project)

Melanie.McGown774@schools.sa.edu.au