Rapid antigen tests will be part of the NSW's government's strategy to open schools for term one as planned amid the ongoing threat from COVID-19.
Sam McKeith and Phoebe Loomes
Parents could be called in to help in the classroom as schools begin to make their plans on how they will handle Covid outbreaks.
Australia’s two largest states are working on a back-to-school plan that could involve students having to use rapid Covid tests.
The NSW government’s plan to return students to school on time could be derailed by a ‘crippling’ problem which has emerged.
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Education Minister Sue Ellery says Term 1 will not be delayed - but parents will have to wait for details on new COVID safety measures.
Year 12 students in NSW who sat their HSC exam in 2021 will receive their results on January 20, four days ahead of schedule.
Teacher unions have blasted Scott Morrison, accusing him of being “offensive” after he announced a new policy they’ve labelled a “failure”.
The school had a median ATAR of 84.15, placing it at number 38 in the State, with Bunbury Catholic College close behind at 42nd.
WA high schools with Year 12 school balls scheduled early in the year are being forced to postpone the milestone event because many students have not had two COVID jabs.
The PGA Tour of Australasia will remain loyal to Europe rather than link with Greg Norman’s lucrative Asian Tour project.
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As parents, students and teachers await advice on if the school year can begin as scheduled, medical experts have had their say.
A child psychologist has revealed the serious repercussions children will face if they don’t return to school.
The West Australian can reveal the full list of median ATARs achieved by students in every eligible school, after obtaining the data under freedom of information laws. SEE HOW YOUR SCHOOL SCORED.
Queensland health authorities have two major concerns about the rampant spread of Covid on the Gold Coast as infections continue to rise.
Readers of The West Australian need to brace themselves because — according to the State’s bureaucrats — we’re publishing some extremely dangerous material today: a list of the State’s top 50 schools.
NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet is standing firm on getting children back to school as GPs struggle with vaccine supply.
Ellen Ransley and Catie McLeod
The publication of WA’s top 50 schools based on median ATAR was something education authorities didn’t want you to see - but the simple truth is that parents have a right to know.
Education authorities tried to block the results, but The West Australian has done the work to find out WA’s top 50 highest-performing schools based on last year’s Year 12 results.
A private school charging half the fees of Perth’s most expensive colleges has shot into the ranks of the top 10 schools in WA for the first time.
Former deputy chief medical officer Nick Coatsworth has issued a brutal response to another high-profile doctor concerned about the return to school.
Perth teacher Pauline Charman is encouraging students to embrace biotech with her social enterprise that sees young scientists learn about DNA barcoding.
Scott Morrison says children have suffered too much for another school year to be disrupted, but GPs say it’s inevitable given vaccine issues.
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