Primary and high school

Once formal schooling starts, it is important for children with disability to be part of an inclusive community, contribute to classroom activities and build positive relationships.

Primary and high school

School icon with 6+

Most children start school when they are 6 years old or over.

Children in a classroom

It is important that children with disability:

  • have access to education
  • can take part in classroom activities.

A teacher helping a boy use a microscope in a science class

You might need:

  • supports or services for families that have children with disability
  • resources for teachers or support staff
  • information about getting ready for university, TAFE or work
  • information about the rights of students with disability.

Select your state or territory below to find out more information.