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  • WACE Manual 2017

    The 2017 WACE Manual is now available.

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  • NAPLAN Online

    The NAPLAN Online public demonstration site is now live.

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  • 2017 Syllabus Delivery Audit
  • New P-10 Policy

    The new Pre-primary to Year 10: Teaching, Assessing and Reporting Policy and Policy Standards are now available.

    View the policy »
    View the letter sent to schools »
    Notional Time Allocation Guidelines »


    Today we were pleased to join our Minister for Education, Peter Collier MLC at Cloverdale Education Support Centre to officially launch the Abilities Based Learning Education, Western Australia (ABLEWA) to support the teaching and learning of students with disability and additional learning needs.

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    Read the letter to schools »

  • P-10 Languages

    P-10 Languages syllabuses are now available for Chinese, Japanese, German, Italian, Indonesian and French for familiarisation.

    View the syllabuses »

  • New Website Launch

    We’re excited to be launching our new website. It brings together the Authority’s work in a way that will help everyone find the information they need more quickly and easily.

    Rocket ship launching out of a laptop

    Learn about the new website »

  • Letter to principals regarding Outline
  • Western Australian curriculum

    By 2018, all syllabuses, except Languages, will become part of the mandated curriculum for the planning, assessment and reporting of student progress in Western Australia, as prescribed by the Western Australian Curriculum and Assessment Outline.

    To access the syllabuses please visit the Western Australian syllabuses page.

    Judging Standards

    Please note: Judging Standards has moved and is now located under the assessment menu and is housed in the extranet for privacy of student work samples, especially for those relating to performance. To login or register visit the Extranet page.

    More information about accessing the Judging Standards.

    Scootle provides digital resources for teachers and students. Many of the resources in Scootle match the Western Australian Curriculum content descriptions.

    Department staff can use Connect to browse the curriculum, find matching resources and share them with students and colleagues.  All national and locally created resources are available at

    Kindergarten to Year 10: 2015 curriculum, assessment and reporting update