Extension and Learning Support

Extension programs at Ringwood Secondary College cater to our students’ needs. Within the classroom, the curriculum delivery and modes of assessment are adjusted and monitored to cater to the abilities of students. Teachers are trained to identify students who require enrichment and enhancement and students are provided with opportunities to participate in a rich and varied extracurricular program.
 
Extension activities include:

  • Art and Design competition
  • Battle of  the Brains
  • Plain English Speaking Award
  • Interschool Debating
  • LOTE theatre excursions, restaurant trips, overseas language trips
  • Maths competition
  • Maths Enrichment challenge
  • Murder under the Microscope
  • Poetry Activities
  • Science competition
  • Tournament of Minds
  • Writer’s workshop

Numeracy support is extended to Year 9 students with a specialist class designed to meet the learning needs of students.