The Smith Family, Learning for Life in the City of Onkaparinga

Organisation Address
Morphett Vale Primary School Lawrence St Morphett Vale, SA 5162
Organisation Phone
08 8186 2093
Organisation Phone
Organisation Fax
Organisation Email
PO Box 10500 Morphett Vale, SA 5162
Parent Body:
The Smith Family
Mon - Fri 8.30am - 4.30pm
Coordinator - Karl Melvin 8382 7619
Coordinator Family Manager - Tammy Kennedy 8186 2093
Accessible parking
The Smith Family’s Learning for Life program recognises that disadvantaged children need extra support to stay at school and go on to further studies or a job. Learning for Life helps create better futures for children in need.
  • Learning clubs are a safe, quiet place where students can work with volunteer tutors . Learning Clubs are available to students from reception to Year 12
  • iTrack - online mentoring for high school students supporting a successful transition from school to work through partnership schools
  • Learning for Life scholarships offer financial support for low income and socially disadvantaged families for students living near or attending public schools
  • Referral is required from local schools in the Learning for Life community - Hackham, Hackham West, Huntfield Heights, Noarlunga Downs, Seaford, Christie Downs, Christies Beach, O'Sullivan Beach, Morphett Vale
  • Eligibility criteria applies
  • Let's Read mentoring program for families about the importance of reading to their children under 5 years
  • Student2student peer telephone support reading program matching students who need to improve their reading (Years 3-8) with trained older mentors (Years 8-12) to encourage an enjoyment of reading
  • Next Steps links senior secondary students with successful national businesses to give students practical skills to assist them in searching for and gaining employment
  • University experience days for students and parents to get the feel of a University
Last updated: 25/09/2017
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