Hoxton Park PS is located in the Liverpool district of South West Sydney and has a student enrolment of 658 We have 72% of students coming from non-English speaking backgrounds. Hindi and Arabic are the largest groups with Hindi families being from Fijian Indian heritage. There are approximately 50 staff including teachers, SASS and SLSOs. Many teachers are on maternity leave and are working in a part time capacity.
Hoxton Park PS began to hoist the Futures Flag in 2015 and have continue to raise it higher each year.
Staff are constantly reviewing teaching and learning programs to meet student outcomes. Projects are collaboratively planned and reviewed weekly to ensure the needs of all students are being met.
Staff actively share their work in the area of PBL with the many schools that request to visit the agile learning spaces and experience the learning in the classroom.
“I have taken lots of notes away and will be working my way through what we can learn from schools like yours and how we can further support any school wanting to take the future learning journey. I might be knocking on your door again with others in the future as you are a great example of how to do it right.”
- Email to Kylie Donovan from Chloe Read, Director, Office of the CIO Information Technology Directorate.