Jacana School for Autism
Jacana School for Autism is a Victorian State Government specialist school that exclusively addresses the educational needs of students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The school was established in 2013 to meet the needs of increasing numbers of students with ASD in the North Western Victoria Region. The school currently caters for 200 students, from 5 to 18 years of age. Jacana School for Autism is a primary and secondary years provider. Class-groups generally comprise eight students of similar chronological age. Teachers and teacher aides generally work in teams of three in each classroom, and are supported by speech and occupational therapists, specialist teachers (Physical Education, Visual and Performing Arts & Food Technology) leading teachers and school psychologists.
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This school currently has the following opportunities available:
Kitchen Garden volunteering
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