Parents/Guardians

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 or guardians are required to give informed consent before their child may participate in any school excursion.

Informed consent should be based on an understanding of:

  • the educational purpose of the excursion
  • the nature and details of the excursion
  • the supervision strategy
  • other information deemed relevant by the school or by parents/guardians.

Informed consent must be given in writing, including signatures, by parents or guardians.

More information

Read the Emergency and Risk Management policy
Available in the School Policy and Advisory Guide

See also: