Parental engagement in young people’s learning and education remains important and influential during the high school years and is related to young people’s academic success and their wellbeing at secondary school.

Parents Lounge provides a space for parents to improve communication between the campus, the parents and their children. 

Once a Term the parent lounge session will take place, content will be developed with parent/carer input including ways for better communication between the campus and the home.

Parent Lounge sessions are drop- in with no need to RVSP they will happen between 8.15 am - 10.00 am. Tea, Coffee and light breakfast will be provided.


  • Friday 12 April 2019
  • Friday 4 July 2019
  • Friday 27 September 2019
  • Friday 19 December 2019


8.15 am - 10.00 am. Tea Coffee and light breakfast will be provided.


Hastings Secondary College Port Macquarie Campus, Staff Common Room.


Parent-led seminars based on feedback.



Did you find the session on 4 December useful?
How likely is it that you would recommend coming to Parent Lounge Sessions in the future to a friend or collegue.
Scale 1 to 10
1 - Not likely at all
10 - Extremely likely