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Chilwell Primary School is located in Newtown with a current enrolment of 371 students. Chilwell is a family orientated school with a strong partnership with the community. Chilwell creates a learning environment for all students & staff in which the principles of care, courtesy & respect for the rights and property of all are valued. A school Chaplain is appointed to our school; the role is integrated with our Student Engagement Policy.
Classroom programs focus on developing a positive & cooperative learning environment in which children can achieve their potential in all curriculum areas. The school provides a sequential & inclusive curriculum based on VELS, enhanced by Learning Technologies (BringIT2Chilwell iPad program) and guided by Early Years & Middle Years philosophies. Teachers remain committed to continuous professional development. Team planning of curriculum and Professional Learning Teams promote a shared pedagogy, are driven by assessment data and supported by e5 Instructional Model, PoLT, Literacy & Numeracy Coaching. Literacy, Numeracy & ICT are our curriculum strengths. This school has 24.5 equivalent full time staff, 2 principal class officers, 21 teachers and 6 Education Support staff.
Major building works were completed in 2011 with the construction of four new classrooms, an ICT Lab, Library and canteen. Refrubishemnt of the Administration areas are currently underway. Please look for signs to the office located in 3JC’s classroom for term 2, 2015.
From the Principal