• Organization TypeInstitute
  • Staff26-50
  • Founded2014

Sandridge School

Inspired by teaching and learning and wanting to take education to the next level, they have proposed a school prototype that fosters citizenship, immerses kids into the community and empowers them to be change agents. Sandridge School isn’t just another school.  As a school imagined, built and run by entrepreneurial teachers, entrepreneurship and social impact drive their philosophy.  Students are encouraged to value the community around them. If they have ideas to improve the world, whether they be commercial or social ventures, they will provide the support they need to see those ideas come to life. It is a school defined by education that shapes the professional, personal, social and community life of the students and the teachers. At Sandridge School, they are working to establish a new paradigm for schooling that is diverse, inclusive, accessible, connected and purposefully committed to generating the citizens of the future. To achieve this, education must leverage the collective impact of the entire community. School Values: -Ethical Citizenship -Entrepreneurialism -Secularism -Positive Social Impact -Inclusion -Innovation Signature attributes: -A mid-fee, secular, independent school with a central focus on global community understanding and ethical citizenship -A school founded by the teaching community -A different approach to teaching: teacher researchers and in-house teacher training -Community interaction immersed in the curriculum -An incubator that will enable students to pursue entrepreneurial ideas that solve issues facing the world Summary statement about the school Sandridge School is committed to being a positive social force, not just for the local community, but for broader Australian society. Sandridge students will integrate academic excellence with a deep sense of purpose and commitment to their community, in turn creating an institution that will make the world a better place. Sandridge School is … -An incubator that will develop students who are entrepreneurial, creative and resilient -A mid-fee, secular, independent school with a central focus on global community understanding and ethical citizenship -A school founded by the experts in the field of education … teachers -A different approach to teaching, with teacher researchers and specialised teacher training. -Community interaction immersed in the curriculum, through collaboration with the not-for-profit sector and industry What will you experience at Sandridge School? -Their aim is to produce an intentionally academic school that is committed to citizenship, communal engagement and positive relationships. -As a secular school, Sandridge embraces the concepts of equity and justice, welcoming diversity in an inclusive environment. -The School measures its success by the calibre of the shared learning journey for both teachers and students, and ultimately, by the contribution its students make to society over their working lives. -Sandridge School is a school ‘of and for community’ -Their prime focus is to empower young people to connect with the world they live in and take control of their own destiny to become capable drivers in society. Sandridge School is defined by: -A new way of doing schooling -A new way of teaching -A new way of learning
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  • 126 Nelson Place, Williamstown