Holy Cross Wooloowin Strategic Renewal Plan 2012-2016
Annual Action Plan 2016
Holy Cross 2016 - Priorities, Goals and Strategic Intentions
Mission and Religious Education
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School shares in the educative and evangelising mission of the church by fostering a dynamic learning community based on the Gospel of Jesus and the living traditions of the Church.
Embrace the Year of Mercy in the Religious Life of the School.
Participate in the validation of the School's Religious Education Program as a means of quality assurance. We will showcase our RE program in the framework of the BCE's Validation Process.
Learning and Teaching
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School values learning that is personalised, active and inter-active providing engaging and relevant opportunities for students to demonstrate and apply their knowledge and skills.
Using the coaching model, embed a shared understanding of literacy practices (Focus Areas: Spelling and Guided Reading) to provide consistent teaching of literacy at Holy Cross School.
Teachers will implement data collection and monitoring tools in line with Holy Cross Schools Procedures and BCE's DELT (Delivering Excellence in Learning & Teaching) Initiative.
Continue to build on a teacher expertise in developing assessment tasks which engage learners and allows students to demonstrate their learning at different levels of achievement (3-5 point scale).
Using the coaching model, staff work to develop success criteria and learning intentions in their classrooms, and continue to use student and teacher feedback in their professional practice.
Professional Practice & Collaborative Relationships
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School is a professional learning community implementing recognised best teaching practice.
Audit Understand our professional practices as educators in the context of the Visible Learning Teacher Mind frames (John Hattie).
Build collaborative relationships amongst staff through Peer Coaching.
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School endeavours to provide a safe, contemporary environment that is appropriately resourced and maintained.