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Ross Hill Public School was established by parents, and started in 1894. We have a proud history and connection with our parents and the local community.

Ross Hill CaptainsRoss Hill Public School is a dynamic, child-centred school that encourages every student from Kindergarten to Year 6 to achieve to their full potential. Our school has maintained a student population of over 650 students for many years.

Our school is a recognised leader in the pursuit of Excellence, Innovation and Community Partnerships. Quality, caring and supportive staff enthusiastically embrace and implement innovations in all areas of school life to ensure the best possible learning opportunities for our students.

Ross Hill Public School is a "You Can Do It!" school. Our school mission supports and promotes the philosophy and values of the "You Can Do It!" program. The program teaches the use of five keys to success - Confidence, Organisation, Resilience, Persistence and Getting along, within safe and happy learning environments. "You Can Do It!" Education has been implemented in our school since 2006.

Ross Hill offers progressive, innovative programs providing students with the opportunities to:
* Achieve academic excellence in literacy and numeracy;
* Become confident, talented leaders, debaters and public speakers;
* Inspire creativity in dance, drama, music and visual arts;
* Build positive attitudes to our environment.
These programs offer opportunities for successful participation in state-wide and national events in sport, dance, public speaking, debating and university competitions. The school has a proud history and reputation for achieving many awards for the exemplary programs offered.

Within our stimulating and vibrant learning environment we have:
* State of the art technology in every modern fully equipped classroom,
* A fully interactive computer laboratory, and a library with it's own integrated computer laboratory,
* Stimulating landscaped gardens which include extensive playground equipment,
* The opportunity to participate in music and dance groups,
* A purpose-built creative arts room,
* Physical activity programs and the "You Can Do It!" social and emotional program,
* Transition programs linking both pre-school and secondary school education for our students,
* A Toastmasters public speaking skills program.

Parents, carers, local businesses and wider local Inverell community are highly supportive of the school. Many parents volunteer to assist:
* In classrooms
* In our healthy choices canteen
* With school activities
* In the clothing pool
* With school banking
* In our school library
Our P & C is a highly active and passionate group of parents who contribute significantly to school improvement. Our website is an excellent example of the connections we have with our community.

We welcome you to come and visit our school.






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Introducing our Principal: Jenny Murray

Our Acting Principal is Debbie Baker. (Jenny Murray is currently relieving as School Education Director.)

Our Acting Deputy is Mick Migheli.

Our Vision Statement

Ross Hill School Plan - 2011
Our Ross Hill School Plan for 2012 is now available to download.


Annual School Report Link

Annual School Report - View the Ross Hill ASR as a PDF here.




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My School Website - Click here to find out how Ross Hill fares against 10,000 other Australian Schools.
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