From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and Catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10. Curriculum related information is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.
For more information on the curriculum, see:
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 - VCAA
Parents, students and school staff can be confident that if a concern of sexual assault is reported in a school, it will be dealt with in a timely and sensitive manner.
How to report child sexual assault to us
If you are concerned that your child has been subjected to abuse at a Victorian government school, or you are worried that they may be at risk of abuse or otherwise in danger you should:
Please also report your concerns to your school principal or regional office. For information about raising concerns or making complaints, including information about contacting regional offices, see: Parent Complaints
- Contact Victoria Police on Triple Zero (000) if the risk is immediate, or
- In other cases, contact your local police station.
How schools respond
The Department has guidelines for school staff and principals on what to do when a student discloses that they have been sexually abused, assaulted or harassed.
For more information, see: