STUDENT WELLBEING At Overport Primary School we foster a positive school community and enhance student health and wellbeing and mental health in a variety of ways. We nurture the development of each child through: - Explicitly taught social and emotional curriculum including the FRIENDS program, Kimochis program, Play is the way and You Can Do It! - Student wellbeing policies including Anti-Bullying, Cyber Safety policies and student wellbeing handbook. - Active student wellbeing team including assistant principal, wellbeing coordinator, student support service officers (SSSO) and other health professionals. - Using restorative practices to repair harm and strengthen relationships. - Student Representative Council including student school and house leaders and grade 5 representatives. - Celebration assemblies with awards, acknowledgements and performances. - Student Yard Leaders assisting students in the playground in addition to yard duty teachers. - Additional assistance for Students with Disabilities and special learning needs in Literacy and numeracy. - Lunchtime games and activities including an outside safe play area and inside play away space. - Four positively stated school rules. Be safe. Be respectful. Be responsible. Be a learner which are taught explicitly and reiterated regularly.
Please click on the link below to access the Overport Primary student wellbeing handbook