About 4% of students who sat the NAPLAN tests in May will see a very small improvement to their scores, following a review of the short answer numeracy test results for South Australia.
Publicly issued Department for Education media statements can be found below.
Contacting the media unit
All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the Media Hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This line is attended at all times for media enquiries.
Media may also send requests through to education.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au
Friday, September 30, 2016
Thursday, November 26, 2015
School principals and preschool directors in fire-affected areas have been given authority to decide locally whether their site will open or close today.
The following schools and preschools will be closed on Friday 27 November 2015:
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Mallala Primary School has been evacuated due to the Pinery grass fire on the direction of the emergency services, in line with recommendations for the whole of the Mallala township.
Friday, September 18, 2015
“DECD has been informed that a school-based employee has been arrested and charged on three counts of indecent assault, two of which are of an aggravated nature.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
SAPOL has advised the department that an employee from a metropolitan school has been charged with manufacturing a controlled drug, trafficking a controlled drug, possess firearm without a licence
Sunday, July 19, 2015
DECD has been notified that a non-teaching employee in a country area has been arrested and charged with exhibiting indecent material to a minor.
Monday, July 13, 2015
A conduct review of the staff involved in managing Chloe Valentine’s case has been carried out by the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) in response to the findings of the Coroni
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
The services provided by the C.a.F.E Enfield Children’s Centre will be relocated or suspended for at least the next two days after a small fire on Sunday afternoon damaged the building’s power boar
Saturday, July 4, 2015
The infrastructure team at the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) is assessing the damage and securing the site following a fire at Prospect Primary School in the early hours of