Parents will find a range of useful information on this page relating to Compass, booklists, absence, uniform, as well college handbooks, policies and forms for download.
The current edition of the Sale College Newsletter, The Buzz, is published weekly on a Friday and contains important information for parents and students as well as news about recent and coming events. The Buzz is now also made available for download on Compass.
Click here to download a letter for Parents & Carers regarding Term 4 from Sale College Principal, Brendan Staple.
Please click here or on the image link below to watch the video on Youtube. It contains important information about the return to school in Term 4.
All students completing a Unit 3/4 subject will be completing the GAT on Wednesday 7th October.
Click here to find further information about completing the GAT on the VCAA website.
On Friday 11th September we will be holding our virtual subject selection day. Students and parents will be contacted by a staff member to set up a time to discuss your subject selections for 2021.
For information click here or on the Careers Expo heading on the global menu of the Sale College website.
VCAA have released the 2020 VCE Exam Navigator. This should be read by all students completing a Unit 3/4 subject. The Navigator contains information regarding the rules for exams, materials allowed into exam centres and the exam timetable. This year it also contains information about the GAT. You can access the navigator on the VCAA website here.
A range of revision lectures have been made available to students for a number of classes (English, English Language, Business Management, Legal Studies, HHD, P.E, Further Maths, Maths Methods and Specialist Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Food Studies, Studio Art and Vis Comm.)
Click here to go to the Corona Virus Family Guide website to find information on coronavirus (COVID-19) and protective hygiene, plus tips to help you and your family cope.
If your child needs to be on site at Sale College in Term 3 please download the Request for on site attendance form (Term 3 Rural and Regional Victoria).
You will need to fill it in and and either email the completed form to Sale College: email@example.com or have your child bring it with them when they attend.
Please note you need to complete this process weekly to ensure adequate staffing onsite.
The letter explains the changed conditions for schools following the Victorian State Government Announcement made on Sunday August 2nd, regarding new restrictions aimed at slowing the spread of Covid 19 in Victoria.
Please download and read this letter which gives you more detail about the new rules pertaining to face masks.
The following links regarding updated restrictions & masks may also be useful for your own information:
Please click here to download the full letter from Sale College Principal Brendan Staple, detailing the staged return to school will work.
Please click here to download the COVID 19 Return to School Policy. The policy outlines how our school will be managing risk relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19) during key interactions between students, parents and staff during the return to school in Term 2, 2020.
Please click here to download the document: Management of Coronavirus (Covid-19) at Schools – Unwell students
For further information specific to Sale College see the latest video on Sale College Facebook Page.
We now have a new page on the website with dedicated information to support parents and students with Remote Learning.
During the current time of uncertainty, the Sale College student wellbeing team would like to provide all students, parents and carers with an easy option to access wellbeing support. If you would like to access a member of the student wellbeing team for a chat, with a concern, to access support services or just to ask a question, please click on the following link: https://studentwellbeing.freshdesk.com/support/ home
We would also like to take this opportunity to remind all members of the Sale College community who our student wellbeing team members are:
Loretta Bates, Social Worker/Inclusion Team Leader
Days of Work: Monday to Friday
Nathan Finlay, Wellbeing, Support and Inclusion
Days of work: Monday to Friday
Russell Ferguson, Chaplain
Days of work: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Stephanie Pougioukas, Mental Health Practiitioner
Days of Work: Monday, Tuesday, Friday & alternate Thursday's
All students should download and read the policy to ensure they comply with its contents. You can read more about the new Mobile Phone Policy for Victorian Government Schools here.
At Sale College participation in the many areas of school life is encouraged and valued and these activities are embedded in the life of the school. The purpose of the Awards system is to recognise students for their commitment, involvement and excellence to the school in the following areas: Academic, Sports, Civics and Citizenship and the Arts.
You can download the Sale College Awards System document to learn more.
Please find below the links to download the 2019 stationery requirements for each year level.
Welcome to our COMPASS parent portal. Click here to login to Compass.
COMPASS is a communication tool which allows you to stay up to date on a range of aspects including attendance, lateness and GPA's. As well, you can now book your Parent/Teacher Interviews online through COMPASS.
An App can also be downloaded for mobile devices called COMPASS School Manager.
If you require assistance logging in to COMPASS please contact either front office.
You can find out important dates for college events throughout the year by viewing our Compass calendar.
Parent bookings are done via Compass. Booking will open shortly before each round of Parent/teacher interviews.
You can also log in to Compass using the link on the global menu of our website.
Respectful Relationships is a core component of the new Victorian Curriculum. Sale College has been selected as a Lead School to help deliver on this part of the new curriculum. Find out more by going to the new Respectful Relationships page.
If you received an award, the chances are pretty good you are pictured in the photo gallery of over 300 photos taken on Awards Day. Click here to open the gallery.
Both new and existing eligible families will need to apply/reapply for the Camps, Sport and Excursion Fund for this year. Forms can be collected from the front office at either campus.
The conveyance allowance is a form of financial assistance to help families in rural and regional Victoria with the cost of transporting their children to their nearest appropriate school/campus. The conveyance allowance is available to eligible students travelling by public transport, private car and private bus. The conveyance allowance is also available to eligible students whose nearest school is not serviced by a free school bus or students who are more than 4.8km from their nearest bus stop travelling to their nearest government school.
Parents are reminded they can report an absence by phone or email. Please ring 5144 1711 or 5144 3711 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Information Communications Technology (ICT) Policy which sets out the guidelines for use of ICT at Sale College, is available from the Guthridge or Macalister Campus front office on request. Other Sale College Policies are available from the front office upon request.
The Victorian DET (Department of Education and Training) have produced a booklet called The 201 Literacy and Maths Tips which provides handy hints and ways you can help your child develop literacy and maths skills. It provides practical activities for you do with your child at home and questions you can ask your child to help them learn.
Telephone (03) 5144 3711 (Guthridge Campus)
Telephone (03) 5144 1711 (Macalister Campus)
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