William Ross State High School, Annandale

Name: William Ross State High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Mervyn Crossman Drive
Town: Annandale
Postcode: 4814
State: Queensland
Region North Queensland
Phone: (07) 4726 7666
Fax: (07) 4726 7600
Email: the.principal@willrossshs.eq.edu.au
Website: www.willrossshs.eq.edu.au
Pupils: 1023

Assessment at William Ross State High School is an integral part of the learning and teaching process. It involves collating judgements from a number of sources to produce a summative statement of achievement in each subject. It is seen as a continuous process within which student information is regularly updated.

Assessment at William Ross is continuous; This means that the final rating for a student in any subject will be based on a range of assessment tasks (including assignments, oral presentations, performances, practical submissions and class tests) undertaken at various points throughout the course. Students therefore need to plan and organise their time carefully so that all assessment commitments can be met.


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The Department for Education have now confirmed that as of April 1st 2012, teachers whom have qualified in Australia and New Zealand will now be recognised as qualified teachers and awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in England without being required to undertake any further training or assessment.

As well as being eligible to work in the UK, overseas trained teachers (OTTs) will need to have a fully recognised teaching qualification and, in some instances, registration from their country of origin. Teachers can apply for UK Qualified Teachers Status (QTS) by completing the following form:

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