11to12 Circulars

August 2016


Final date for Year 12 students to withdraw from courses

Year 12 teachers and ATAR, General, Foundation, Preliminary and VET industry specific course coordinators

Schools are reminded of the final dates to withdraw Year 12 students from courses.

Registration of secondary students prior to September Online Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (OLNA)

School leaders, SIRS users

Schools are reminded to ensure student registration data is correct and up-to-date before 29 August 2016, when the September round of OLNA commences.


Minor correction to Business Management and Enterprise ATAR Unit 2 and General Unit 4 syllabus

School leaders, Teachers of Business Management and Enterprise

Teachers of Business Management and Enterprise are advised that the following content has been corrected in the syllabus for teaching in 2016.

ATAR Year 12 course Mathematics Specialist formula sheet

Year 12 Coordinators and teachers of Mathematics Specialist ATAR course

The ATAR Year 12 course Mathematics Specialist formula sheet has been modified.

ATAR Year 11 course Mathematics Specialist formula sheet

Teachers of Mathematics Specialist Unit 1 and Unit 2

A revised copy of the ATAR Year 11 formula sheet Unit 1 and Unit 2 is now available on the Authority website.

2016 VET Awards – only two weeks left to nominate!


VET Awards nominations close 5 September 2016 at 4.30 pm. Schools can access the 2016 VET Awards Nomination form at: https://sirs.scsa.wa.edu.au/scsaform/vetnominationform to nominate eligible students.

To assist in meeting the deadline you should have received the workplace representative declaration and you should now be finalising the VET coordinator declaration and student statement/resume.

The 2016 VET Awards Nomination Kit contains useful information and checklists to assist you in the nomination process. The kit can be downloaded from the Authority website at: http://wace1516.scsa.wa.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/76232/VET_Awards_Application_-Kit_2016-Awards-for-outstanding-achievement-in-VET.pdf.

If you require further support, please contact awards@scsa.wa.edu.au.

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