Welcome to Tallowood School
Tallowood School is a NSW Department of Education and Communities school that caters for students with special needs. Our school is located in Kellyville in the north west of Sydney.
Our school caters for students with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities and their associated needs.
The school ethos fosters positive self image, personal and social competence through the implementation of a broad curriculum from primary Key Learning Areas. Senior programs offer Stage 4 Life Skills in the Key Learning Areas, Stage 5 School Certificate Life Skills and Stage 6 Higher School Certificate Life Skills. There is a strong emphasis on communication, social skills, independence in daily living and preparing students for community life.
In collaboration with families/caregivers we strive to prepare our students for successful transition into their local community and post school life.
Saturday 13 September School Fete 11am - 4pm
Last day of Term 3
Tuesday 7 October
Beginning of Term 4
Saturday 11 October 10 year Anniversary Dinner
Tuesday 28 October School Photos
Friday & Saturday 28 & 29 November Schools Spectacular
Wednesday 3 December Special Children's Christmas Party
Friday 5 December Year 12 Graduation
Wednesday 17 December Presentation Assembly
Wednesday 17 December Christmas in the Hills
Wednesday 17 December last day of school 2014 for students
Wednesday 28 January 2015 first day of school for existing students