return to face to face learning

In line with health advice, Hastings Secondary College are operating full time, and many additional activities are now able to recommence. We have returned to full-time on-campus learning. With updated health advice and changes to state and national restrictions, schools are able to recommence the majority of school-based activities from either 15 June 2020 or the start of Term 3 (20 July 2020). Some activities are continuing to be considered.

Within the guidelines you will also find links to other relevant supporting information.

Summary of the guidelines include:

From Thursday 11 June

  • White card training (student construction induction training ) can be conducted on site from now by external providers
  • All curricular or extra-curricular programs or services delivered by Department of Education staff can recommence

From Monday, 15 June the following will be permitted:

  • All Department of Community and Justice activities
  • Choirs and performing arts at school within your school setting only
  • Incursions/external providers relating to curriculum
  • Some activities which involve students visiting other schools
  • Return of TVET and school based apprenticeships to TAFE
  • Most community use activities

From Term 3, schools can resume the following:

  • All school sport and activities including competition aligned with current health advice
  • Inter-school student events and competitions
  • Incursions/external providers not already permitted involving external adult providers
  • SRE/SEE volunteers
  • Work experience for students

A limited number of activities remain under consideration and for now these events must remain on hold.