There is a strong emphasis placed on 'positive reinforcement' and assisting students to understand and accept responsibility for their own actions and choices. Restorative practices are used across the school.
"Wellbeing is central to learning and
learning contributes to wellbeing".
SRC initiated Buddy Bench
'The video on the home page explains the purpose of the buddy bench.'
SCHOOL CROSSING MONITORS
East Torrens students promote student safety by performing duties as School Crossing Monitors.
Monitors are legally required to be at least 10 years of age and be trained and authorised by South Australian Police (SAPOL).
This training occurs during Term 1 every year.
School Crossing Monitors are responsible for:
Giving reasonable directions to pedestrians for the safe and efficient movement of people and traffic
Exhibiting stop signs and/or flags requiring drivers, bike riders and motorcyclists to stop before driving over a school crossing
Storage of equipment at the end of Crossing Duty
The Pastoral Care Worker is regularly involved in lunch-time activities, additional classroom/literacy support and assisting parents to connect wtih outside agencies to further support their child's needs.
WELLBING INFORMATION AND POLICIES
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