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Meringandan State School is implementing the Australian Curriculum in English, Mathematics, Science, History and Social Sciences, Health and Physical Education, The Arts, Languages Other Than English (Years 5 and 6). 

Our curriculum also covers the key learning area of Technology.

Within all subject areas there is a focus on developing seven general capabilities of students. The seven General Capabilities are

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Information and communication (ICT) competence
  • Creative and critical thinking
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Personal and social competence, and
  • Intercultural understanding.

There are also the cross-curriculum priorities of

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures
  • Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia, and
  • Sustainability

For an overview about our approach to curriculum please peruse our

 Meringandan_Curriculum_Framework_2014.pdf   Curriculum Framework

Curriculum term overviews for all areas of the curriculum are located on or near classroom doors for parents to peruse.  A weekly schedule outlining the major learning concepts and tasks for each curriculum area is also located on classroom doors. Please contact your child's teacher if you would like a copy of the overviews.

Or visit the Department's website for more information.