HOW DO WE LEARN?

The Pasadena curriculum is built around all students having a range of opportunities to
learn with an emphasis on the basics and a strong focus on high levels of achievement to nurture personal
excellence.

Importance is placed on developing the whole child considering their social, emotional
and cultural needs in addition to academic achievement. Our curriculum provides a comprehensive inquiry based
approach that personalises learning for the individual student by ensuring they see relevance, significance and
connection in their learning.

Modern Learning Environment equipment and resources are utilised to give students a choice in where and how they
work related to the task they are completing. Students are also given the option of bringing their own device
which enables them to research, communicate and share their learning anytime, anywhere within in the school day.

Class programmes – What do we teach?

At Pasadena, we teach through a conceptual approach. The concepts run through all subjects in the school and
change every term. 

 

Education Review Office (ERO) Report

December 2017

The Education Review Office gave Pasadena Intermediate School an outstanding report following its most recent assessment visit. It noted that School data shows students achieving well in National Standards.

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Principal

Jonathan Hughes

Students at Pasadena always come first. In our learning environment students will learn, grow and develop socially, intellectually and culturally over the two years they are with us. We pride ourselves on providing an innovative and holistic education where personal excellence is achieved.

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