Inspiring every student to be responsible, respectful and resilient life-long learners, who engage in and contribute to their world.
Respect for Self
Respect for Others
Respect for Learning
Respect for the Environment
Our Goals and Strategies
1. Quality Teaching
At Bayswater Primary School, we believe that through the implementation of high impact, quality teaching practises that all students achieve success. Staff have engaged in professional learning, which supports evidence-based teaching practises.
Bayswater Primary School has applied a whole school, collaborative approach to teaching through a consistent, explicit instructional approach to Literacy and Numeracy.
Additionally, students have opportunities to learn in the specialist areas of Languages - Italian, Music, Performing Arts, Physical Education and Visual Arts. Students also have Inquiry lessons that include topics in the area of Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Technologies.
2. Learning Environment
At Bayswater Primary School we pride ourselves on creating safe, orderly and engaging environments that promote creativity and opportunities to learn. We reinforce positive behaviours through the four school expectations; Respect the Environment, Respect Learning, Respect Others and Respect Yourself which are well known to the students and are reinforced in the classroom and playground. Staff follow a whole school Positive Behaviour Plan which keeps students focused and engaged and minimises low level disruptions in the classroom.
Student wellbeing is monitored using a Social and Emotional Wellbeing Survey and staff use Highway Heroes to support positive wellbeing.
We believe that building a strong, positive culture with the Bayswater Primary School community, enhances student success.
We are grateful to have the support of the P&C to run the ‘Baysie Bites’ Canteen, actively fundraise and maintain the school garden & sustainability hub through an active committee.
We continue a positive relationship with the OSHC provider, Helping Hands, who were selected in a competitive process to continue operating at Bayswater PS.
Leadership is distributed throughout the school and Bayswater PS promotes leadership opportunities to empower staff to take on a lead role in developing successful students. Staff fulfilled the following roles:
Other staff had specific responsibilities including; PEAC, Sustainability, Writing and Oral Language.
Bayswater PS’s financial position is strong, with the budget reflecting the allocation of funds in the Student Centred Funding model allocation. Finances were managed to ensure a fair balance between expenditure for current year resources and expenditure on longer term capital works to improve the school. The School Board noted the school budget, ensuring transparency in the management of school funds.
Throughout the 2020 year we managed to make significant improvements to our school infrastructure and resources. The following upgrades have been made: