Tweed River High School

Innovation, Opportunity and Success

Telephone07 5524 3007

Emailtweedriver-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Community Involvement

Community Involvement

  • AECG – Aboriginal Education Consultative Group – Teacher & staff involvement and many meetings are held at TRHS
  • Teachers and students are involved in Connecting to Country activities
  • Strong connections to the local Aboriginal community (Aunty Joyce, Uncle Franc, Leweena Williams, Aunty Jackie)
  • Strong connections with local Indigenous organisations Bugalwena/Kalwun/Canowindra/Cedric House/Men’s & Father’s Group.
  • Students and teachers connect with the Cherbourg Aboriginal community – to do a comparative case study on the Cherbourg Aboriginal community.
  • Students visit Jellurgal Cultural Centre at Burleigh Heads
  • Commanders Active Citizen Program – 2 x Year 10 students nominated each year.
  • WWI Indigenous service in Brisbane – students attend this service in Brisbane each year.