Focus – Teaching/Learning

Students who attend Valley View Secondary School enjoy access to:

  • A Centre of learning excellence
  • State of the art buildings, resources and facilities.
  • Special Interest Programs.
    • South Australian Aboriginal Sports Training Academy(SAASTA)
    • Ice Hockey
    • Pedal Prix
    • South Australian Cricket Academy (SACA) Coaching.
  • Support for high achieving students.
  • Focus on Electronics and STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
  • Preparation for Tertiary Study linked with Uni SA and Trade links through VET.
  • A School program with integrated and negotiated Australian curriculum, and focus on quality teaching and learning.
  • The accreditation of all school-based and community-based activities of our senior students, Vocational Education Training (VET).
  • Learner Support Centre for Special Needs students and those with learning difficulties.
  • Indigenous Students Support Centre.
  • Information Communication Technology that provides a ratio of one laptop per student and adaptive integration of ICT in the school curriculum.
  • The highly supportive community – our parents, the Governing Council, dedicated staff and student body.
  • A quality transition program that enables students entering our school in year 8 to be relaxed and comfortable about starting in their new school.
  • The Recourse Centre provides a range of comprehensive services to support student learning and well-being needs
  • Student Representative Council (SRC) involved in all decision making processes.
  • Access to a $10,000,000 state government grant to further improve future teaching and learning facilities.
  • As a result of hard work and support in 2016 year 12 students received 100% SACE success.