NSW Department of Education

Sydney Distance Education Primary School

A Global School

T: 02 9207 6300 E: syddisted-d.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Latest News

Advice for staff

In line with health advice, schools are continuing to operate full time, with many additional activities having now recommenced.

View the latest advice received from NSW Health in relation to Term 4 activities.

Encourage your students, parents and carers, and staff to download the NSW School Updates app  to ensure that they are notified when schools are closed due to a crisis.

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Progress despite the pandemic

Education Minister Sarah Mitchell and Secretary Mark Scott reflect on the successes of Term 3.

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Students leading through COVID

Newcastle's Kotara High School captains Heath Goodman and Meg Donnan reflect on how a pandemic changed their time as school leaders.

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Updated COVID-Safe guidelines for NSW schools

Updated health advice will ensure NSW public schools can continue to operate full time with face to face teaching and learning throughout the pandemic.

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COVID-19 support courses hit 115,000 enrolments

The NSW Government’s fee-free COVID-19 support short courses passed 115,000 enrolments before closing last month, with medical administration the most popular.

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Tell us your creative responses to COVID-19 challenges

Schools in NSW responded to COVID-19 in innovative ways and we want to showcase great examples during Education Week.

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School-based activities further relaxed

The NSW Government has announced a staged resumption of school activities, including a return to school sports from Term 3.

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Sydney Distance Education Primary School

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1 Collins Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010

  02 9207 6300

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We would like to pay our respects and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and also pay respect to Elders both past and present.