Term 3 has begun reasonably well however, we said goodbye to the wonderful Di Webb who resigned, finishing earlier this term. Di has worked for Biala for 10 years and we will miss her greatly. She was always dedicated, highly experienced, calm and compassionate and we wish her all the best and thank her for her […]
The 2016 Annual Report details the activities and financial information of Biala Special School.
Term 2 has begun well, we welcomed our newest student Simi Ghinsberg to the school, and she has been a great addition with her joy and friendliness. Congratulations to our new Board of Management who were elected in May. We welcome our new President of Biala Support Services Inc., Mr Robert Tobias who comes with […]
Hi everyone. Here is our first edition of Biala News. It is a simple newsletter designed to inform and be informative. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we did creating it.
Welcome to the 2016 Biala Support Services Inc. Annual Report. 2016 was a big year for Biala with further expansion of services and significant grants to assist Biala in developing services and the school. We received the following grants in 2016: Northern Rivers Community Foundation – equipment grant for Melaleuca House and respite service. […]
The end of the year is fast approaching and the weather is heating up. Some afternoons will now be spent with water play and we encourage students to bring in their hats and a rash shirt if possible. By providing these to the school we can keep them with their swimwear for Hydro which will […]
Term 3 is nearly over after a busy term. I have been happy with how the students have settled and enjoyed their learning experiences at Biala. The school Staff has been working on quite a few new initiatives for the future and we are excited with what lies ahead. Our first new initiative is the […]
It is with great sadness and grief the school finds itself in following the sad passing of our beloved Logan Ridgeway. The funeral was held last Friday, 10th June. We thank the support of all families in the closure of the school on this sad day to allow all my school Staff to attend the […]
2015 has been a very exciting and challenging year for Biala Support Services Inc. April saw our new CEO Linda Walsh commence with the organisation. It was a very emotional time prior to the placement with advertising and interviews being held. I would like to thank those who assisted with the process and sat in […]
We respectfully acknowledge the Bundjalung people of the Bundjalung nation, on whose land we learn and work together.
The Annual Report for 2015 is provided to the community of Biala Special School as an account of the school’s operations and achievements throughout the year.
Biala Special School is an amazing school in a unique community and is the school of choice for many and we value our outstanding reputation. The school is renowned for and extremely proud of its strong community support. There were many successes for Biala during 2015-2016 with the school continuing its steady growth in enrolments and reputation in the community. Biala Special School proves to be an outstanding school of excellence, demonstrating ongoing expertise in areas of evidence based best practice in special education, making us a well sort after creditable alternative in the region.