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Last updated 11:58 AM on 8 October 2011
All parents of Aboriginal students at Berkeley West PS are invited to the signing of the Partnership Agreement between Berkeley West PS and the Aboriginal Educational Consultative Group on Friday 18th March between 2pm and 3pm.


The purpose of this meeting is to signify Berkeley West's commitment to Aboriginal Education at school through:


·        the promotion of Aboriginal culture and tradition in lessons

·        recognition of the need for reconciliation appropriate to the level of understanding  of our students

·        the continuation of the" acknowledgement to country" at all official school events

·        the signing of the agreement by the Principal or nominee from the school and the representative of the AECG

·        the invitation of  all Aboriginal students, as well as parents and caregivers of Aboriginal students to witness this meeting

·        the provision of  some support time (provided by Mrs. Norrie) to assist Aboriginal students with various school commitments including; the completion of PLP (Personal Learning Plan) for each student, attendance, integration to high school, building family links through the Infants and Primary – through High School and University


All Aboriginal students will be in attendance and I know that they would appreciate your attendance at the meeting to witness the signing of the document.


Afternoon tea will be served and the function will conclude by 3pm.