Sandon Public School

A highly innovative and inclusive school.

Telephone02 6772 3349

Rules and policies

Rules and policies are in place to make sure your child remains safe and well at school.

Visit the NSW Department of Education’s policy library for all current operational policies.

Our school uses the department's School Community Charter to ensure all of our communication is collaborative and respectful.

Attendance and absences

Students must attend school regularly so they can achieve their educational best and increase their career and life options.

In NSW, all children from the age of 6 are legally required to attend school or be registered for home schooling through the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). All students must complete Year 10, or its equivalent and remain in school, employment or training until they turn 17.

For more information about compulsory school attendance, visit:

Discipline policy and procedures

At Sandon Public School we are committed to the provision of quality teaching within a caring, safe and supportive learning environment. In order for all students to achieve the highest quality learning outcomes, we believe in setting high expectations for both learning and behaviour. Good discipline is essential if schools are to succeed in helping students become self-directed, life-long learners who can create a positive future for themselves and contribute as a valued member of society.