The QParents App is a great way to stay connected with your school and student account. With QParents you can notify the school of a student absence, take advantage of the payment function to pay your invoices via the BPOINT payment portal, receive your student report card electronically via the app each semester. Just complete the QParent Data Collection Form your receive with your enrolment pack and return with your updated details to the school office to be able to receive your invitation to register via email. You will need to have 100 points of identification ready to complete your online registration.
For more information visit QParents.
English as a Second or additional Language (EAL)
Learners of English as a Second or additional Language (EAL) bring rich and diverse linguistic and cultural knowledges to the classroom. Since English is the language of instruction in Queensland state schools, it is essential that all learners are given opportunities to learn English to access the curriculum.
For more information, refer to 2018 EAL flyer for schools (PDF, 177KB).
Cybersafety and Cyberbullying
Check out the iSafety website which provides information to parents about cybersafety and cyberbullying and suggests what you could do if your child is a target, or is responsible for inappropriate behaviour.
For more information, visit iParent.
Head lice is a complex, unappealing issue that can be stressful, disruptive and sometimes frustrating for the people involved, and expensive for families. It is often surrounded by misinformation about what is and isn’t effective by way of treatment, and misinformation about the nature of head lice themselves.
The detection and treatment of head lice is the responsibility of families.
Information about the treatment for head lice can be found on the Queensland Health website.
Check out Life Education’s Parent Hub where you will find helpful resources, links to great articles and ideas about how you can start those conversations with your kids about healthy lifestyles. There's also suggestions for how you can engage with your kids about what they learned in the Life Education program.
Raising Children Network
Raising Children Network is the complete resource for Australian parents, taking you from pregnancy to newborns to teenagers. We offer evidence-based content you can trust on hundreds of topics about raising children and looking after yourself as a parent.
For more information, visit the Raising Children Network website.