Erskine Park High School

Pride in Achievement

Telephone02 9834 3536

Courses offered

The Support unit

The teaching and learning staff offer a range of programs and methods to support teachers and students throughout the school. This support is offered to individuals and in small teams.  It is focussed on engaging students and encouraging growth and improvement in developing effective teaching and learning techniques.

Our support unit at Erskine Park High School has four classes which cater specifically for our special needs students. The support provided by staff allows our strong learning programme to be delivered to all students.

The support unit exists to provide quality individualized learning programs in a safe and caring environment which encourages students to achieve their personal best and become lifelong learners.

Life skills

Years 7 to 10

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Human society and its environment (HSIE)
  • Technology
  • Personal development, health and physical education (PDHPE)
  • Creative arts 

Years 11 and 12

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Creative arts
  • Work and community studies
  • Human society and its environment (HSIE)


Structured special classes are conducted for students with mild (IM) or moderate (IO) intellectual disability. There are 4 structured classes:

  • Ellis
  • Pearson
  • Hollows
  • Start

Ellis, Pearson, Hollows, Sturt (made up of junior and senior IM/10 classes)

Support unit staff

  • Mr A Blom - Head Teacher (support unit)
  • Mrs N Gill
  • Mrs R Dunworth
  • Mrs R Pamer

Student learning support officers

  • Mrs J Jones
  • Mrs S McWilliams
  • Mrs K Schafer
  • Mrs N Setter 

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