Student Wellbeing

Students are better able to engage fully with their learning when their social, emotional and physical wellbeing is healthy and they possess a strong sense of belonging and self-worth.

Initiatives and programs

Initiatives and programs to enhance student wellbeing and to meet the individual needs of all students at Durack School are:

  • Focus on the Durack School values of Respect, Responsibility and Integrity
  • Implementation of the You Can Do It! Program to achieve, and experience, social and emotional well-being
  • Student leadership opportunities particularly for those in the upper primary years
  • A Buddy program which operates across the school. Students from the primary area team up with an early childhood class.
  • A Defence Force School Transition Aide to assist students from defence force families to transition into and out of the school
  • A Special Education Program
  • A Youth Engagement Officer and Attendance officer who offer support to families and students.
  • The Arts program and wide variety of sporting opportunities.

Student Wellbeing

Posted on 10 May 2018

School Closure

Dear parents and carers,Durack Primary School has been without water for a number of hours today and as a result we will be closing the school. Outside School Hours Care will also be closed.If you could come and collect your child/children as soon as possible that would be much appreciated. The water…

Posted on 18 March 2018

School Open

Durack School is open from Tuesday 20 March 2018. The canteen will be open. Stay informed by visiting www.SecureNT.nt.gov.au for the latest information.

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Students: 8:05am - 2:30pm Front Office: 7:45am - 3:15pm

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