Frankston SDS provides a specialised and challenging curriculum to school age students who have moderate to profound intellectual disabilities. We challenge our students to do their best in a supportive and engaging environment. The following values are seen as being central to the life of the school and how all members in the school community should conduct themselves: Sharing, Caring, Respect and Individuality. The school vision statement Learning for life is the focus of all programs conducted at Frankston SDS. Our school is committed to child safety, it it is a requirement that all those working with children have an understanding of our Child Safe Code of Conduct.LEARN MORE
Specifically designed for pre-school children with significant developmental delay, located in the East Karingal Kindergarten.
A stimulating, active learning environment in which individual student’s learning needs are catered for and developed as they begin their school journey.
As students continue their school journey they engage with a greater number of staff and peers as they attend differentiated numeracy, literacy and social skills groups.
As students progress through their final years at school there is a big focus on getting them ready for post school options.
The Seesaw app is at the heart of the communication process. Through this easy to use app, you will receive daily class updates from your students teacher, updates from our Principal, notifications of events and school alerts.
All our Teachers, Therapists and Support Staff undergo constant professional development to ensure the highest level of competency in implementing the curriculum. Working collaboratively with families to improve learning and wellbeing outcomes for all students
We are modernising and expanding Frankston Special Developmental School, as part of Victoria’s largest ever single investment in upgrading specialist schools..
I am pleased to inform you that our students have made a great start to the year. There are always challenges at the beginning of the school year as students make the transition to new classrooms and new departments within the school.
Enrolment at Frankston SDS is based on specific eligibility criteria. Should you wish to discuss eligibility please feel free to contact the school. We look forward to your call.