Learning & Personal Development

Transitioning to a secondary school marks changing from a child to an adolescent.

Our students are nurtured and supported during this time of personal transition; a time that is fascinating and complex: a time of accelerated growth and change; and of expanding horizons, self-discovery, and emerging independence.

Social skills and forming new friendships

Personal development

Knowing my strengths and learning how to utilise my strengths

Making sense of the world

Learning through inquiry and curiosity

  • English

  • Literacy

  • Mathematics

  • Adolescent Health

  • Art

  • Drama/Music

  • The Study of Society & the Environment

  • Library

  • Food Technology

  • Multi Media Literacy

  • Design Technology

  • Living Skills

  • PE

  • Sport

For many students the Rossbourne annual camp is their first experience away from their family.

The Year 7/8 School camp is a safe and supportive 3 days camp, with the focus on learning independence skills and developing friendships. Students participating in small and large group activities, while they fun together.

Rossbourne School is a well resourced learning environment, situated on a delightful landscaped setting in Hawthorn.

Explore our Living Skills House, Performing Arts Theatrette, Visual Arts Studio, Design Technology Workshop and more.


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