Contact Applecross SHS

Contact Applecross SHS

Address

Links Road
ARDROSS 6153
Western Australia

Phone

(P)+61 8 9314 9393

 

Important News

Important News

New Signage and Seating installed at AXSHS

We have recently had new signage and seating installed. The signage presents an overview of the school and students will certainly enjoy the new seating areas during break time.  Our gardeners have been very busy in the grounds which we all agree are looking fabulous. During the next holidays mor

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Year 12 Mentoring Experience

The Year 12 Career & Enterprise ATAR classes have participated in very successful mentoring sessions with Year 7 and 8 students recently (Year 8 - Ms Reidy-Crofts' Health Class and Year 7 - Ms McDonald's English class).  The Year 12 students described their life at high school to the junior s

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Ex-AXSHS Student's Success with Animal Assisted Therapy

Congratulations to Tara Lord, 2016 student, who completed her Certificate III in Disability Support last year whilst at school. 

It is wonderful to see Tara has been so successful.

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Asthma Friendly School Policy

Medications

Students are able to bring appropriate asthma medications to school provided:

  • parent/carer has completed and retuned the standard notification forms
  • medications are properly labelled.

Students should carry their blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) at all times.

Students shall be encouraged to take their blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) immediately should symptoms develop.

Parents/carers will be notified of their responsibility to ensure that their child has adequate supply of appropriate medication.

In addition to the medication they carry with them, students are able to keep a blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) in the sick room provided:

  • it is properly labelled with the name of the student, name of medication and the dose and frequency required
  • the school nurse or authorised staff member checks expiry dates
  • the school nurse or authorised staff member notifies parent/carer when the medication needs replacing.

A large volume spacer (to assist with the delivery of blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) during an acute asthma attack), and blue reliever puffer shall be kept in the school First Aid Kit/Asthma First Aid Kit, sick room and physical education department.