Avenues Education aims to be an innovative school providing high quality, individualised education support for students experiencing social, emotional, behavioural and development difficulties.
To improve the educational outcomes of our students through our collaborative partnerships with Child and Youth Mental Health Services (CYMHS), families, schools and other agencies by:
* Advocating and facilitating educational engagement
* Building capacity within the broader education system through the provision of innovative, high quality specialised supports
* Facilitating specialised group programs
* Leading initiatives that support the development of mental health awareness across educational communities
We adhere to Child Safety Principles and embed them into our pracitce.
We demonstrate accountability, confidentiality, empathy and respect at all times
We have high expectations, and a belief that students can achieve their personal best.
We advocate for the provision of equal educational opportunities for students with mental health issues.
We are inclusive and collaborative in our approach with our students, families, colleagues, CYMHS personnel and other professionals.
We strive for continuous improvement by challenging our practices and embracing opportunities for positive change.
We act with openess, honesty and transparency in all interactions.