Community languages schools help students learn and use their community language. They are also open to any student who wants to learn a new language.
The NSW Federation of Community Language Schools represents approximately 240 schools with over 450 locations state wide.
The NSW Department of Education and Communities provides funding to eligible community languages schools through the NSW Community Languages Schools Program.
Steps to setting up a school
Follow these steps outlined by the Department of Education and Communities to set up a community language school:
For continuous improvement of the community language school services the Federation recommends you to adopt the Quality Assurance Framework.
Contact the education officer
Alex Di Prinzio
Phone: 9558 6134
Mobile: 0423 871 110
Contact the NSW FCLS office at:
269A Livingstone Rd,
Marrickville South NSW 2204
(in the premises of Marrickville West Public School)
Phone: (02) 9558 6134
Fax: (02) 9558 6176
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org