Government Special Development Schools

Government Special Development Schools

The following provides a list of Government Special Development Schools in Victoria.

View Melbourne Metropolitan Region

Ascot Vale

Ascot Vale Special School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Development
The Secondary program extends academic, physical and social competences and focuses on the development of independent living and vocational skills. The program incorporates community and school based activities that also encourage the development of personal independence.
Address: 1 Tasma Street, Ascot Vale, 3032
Phone: 03 9370 8906
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.ascotvaless.vic.edu.au

Ashwood

Ashwood School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Development
Ashwood School is a specialist school with a fine reputation in educating students with a mild intellectual disability who will benefit from the school’s range and diversity of quality educational programs. The Secondary school caters to students of aged between 13-16 years. It also develops a wide range of skills, knowledge and social/emotional maturity. Ashwood School also has its own Step Program, where Students in their final two years at the School undertake a multi-faceted program that develops the key skills and responsibilities necessary for post-school life.
Address: Montpellier Road, Ashwood, 3147
Phone: (03) 9808 7444 FAX: 9888 8043
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.ashwoodsch.vic.edu.au

Aspendale

Yarrabah School
School Type: Special Development
Yarrabah is a Specialist School for students (aged up to 18 years) with intellectual, physical and/or emotional disabilities.
Address: 23 Mill Street, Aspendale, 3195
Phone: 03 9580 0384
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.yarrabah.sch.vic.edu.au

Balwyn

Belmore School
School Type: Disability
Belmore school caters for children with a physical disability or health impairment who requires regular paramedical support. Most students who enrol at Belmore have some physical impairment, ranging from mild cerebral palsy to multiple disabilities.
Address: Stroud Street, Balwyn, 3103
Phone: 03 9859 8762 Fax: 03 9819 7591
Email (Principal): [email protected]
Website: www.belmoresc.vic.edu.au

Bellfield

Waratah Special Development School
School Type: Special Development
Waratah SDS provides educational and therapy programs for students who have moderate to severe intellectual disabilities. The school also caters to students who also have Global Developmental Delay or combinations of Hearing Impairments, Language Impairments, Physical Disabilities, Visual Impairments or Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Address: 227 Banksia St, Bellfield, 3081
Phone: 03 9474 8700 Fax: 03 9474 8787
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.waratahsds.vic.edu.au

Broadmeadows

Broadmeadows Special Development School (Secondary)
School Type: Special Development
Broadmeadows Special Developmental School is a State Government DETE facility providing educational and therapeutic programs for students with a moderate to severe intellectual disability. A considerable number of our students have cerebral palsy, autism, and hearing and visual impairments. The school has primary and post-primary sections with students who range in age from 5 to 18 years.
Address: 29-35 Dimboola, Broadmeadows, 3047
Phone: 03 9302 1244 Fax: 03 9309 7476
Website: www.broadmeadowssds.vic.edu.au
Email: [email protected]

Hume Valley School
School Type: Day Specialist
Hume Valley School is an educational facility for students who are mildly to moderately intellectually disabled. The school caters for students from 5 to 18 years of age.
Address: 15-41 Koroit Avenue, Broadmeadows, 3047
Phone: 03 9309 3477 Fax: 03 9302 2340
Website: www.humevalley.vic.edu.au

Bulleen

Bulleen Heights School
School Type: Day Specialist
Bulleen Heights is a dual mode school currently providing educational programs for students between the ages of 5 and 18 years, who have an intellectual disability and / or autism.
Address: 49-61 Pleasant Road, Bulleen, 3105
Phone: 03 9850 7122
Website: www.bulleenheights.vic.edu.au

Bundoora

Concord School (P – 12)
School Type: Day Specialist
Concord is recognised as being a world leader in the provision of education for students with additional learning needs and, as a specialist school, is highly regarded for its curriculum, learning technology programs and educational leadership. Concord is a day specialist school which caters for students with mild to moderate intellectual disability between the ages of 5 and 18 years.
Address: 411 Grimshaw Street, Bundoora, 3083
Phone: 03 9467 3972
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.concordsch.vic.edu.au

Burwood East

Burwood East Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Burwood East Special Development School provides educational programs for school age students (3-18 years), with moderate to severe intellectual disability or autism spectrum disorder.
Address: 18 Manooka Street, Burwood East, 3151
Phone: 03 9803 4590
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://besds.vic.edu.au

Clayton

Monash Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Monash Special Developmental School caters for students aged 3* to 18 years with significant developmental delay and/or intellectual disabilities including multiple disabilities and autism spectrum disorder.
Address: 15 – 25 Academy Avenue, Wheelers Hill, 3150
Phone: 03 9239 7400
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.monashsds.vic.edu.au

Coburg

Coburg Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Developmental
A school for students with a moderate to severe intellectual disability.
Address: Corner Gaffney & Bishop Street, Coburg, 3058
Phone: 03 9354 4366
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.coburgsds.vic.edu.au

Croydon

Croydon Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Developmental
Croydon SDS provides students whose have a moderate to severe intellectual disability, with a challenging and stimulating education, and the opportunity to develop further independence in all aspects of their lives. Students are aged from 5 – 18 years and include secondary aged students with autism.
Address: 69 – 95 Belmont Road East, Croydon, 3136
Phone: 03 9725 4933
Website: www.croydonsds.vic.edu.au

Dandenong

Emerson School
School Type: Day Specialist
Emerson is a specialist school for students aged 5-18 years with mild intellectual processing difficulties.
Address: 1430 Heatherton Road, Dandenong, 3175
Phone: 03 9791 8900
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.emersonsc.vic.edu.au

East Bentleigh

Southern Autistic School
School Type: Special Development
Southern Autistic School provides educational programs to suit the special learning requirements of children with autism.
Address: 12 Margaretta Street, East Bentleigh, 3165
Phone: 03 9563 8139
Website: www.southernautistic.vic.edu.au

Ferntree Gully

Eastern Ranges School
School Type: Special Development
The Eastern Ranges School offers a range of educational support for prep to year 7 students with Austism or other learning and language disabilities.
Address: 56 Dorsett Road, Ferntree Gully, 3156
Phone: 03 9758 3771
Website: www.easternrangesschool.vic.edu.au

Flemington

Travancore School
School Type: Hospital
Provides inpatient school support and community based services for students undergoing treatment for mental illnesses at the Royal Children’s Hospital Mental Healt Service or ORYGEN Youth Program
Address: 50 Flemington Street, Flemington, 3031
Phone: 03 9345 6053
Website: www.travancoresch.vic.edu.au

Forest Hill

Forest Hill College
School Type: Deaf
Address: 178-180 Mahoneys Road, Burwood East, 3151
Phone: 03 9814 9444
Website: www.fhc.vic.edu.au

Frankston

Frankston Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Frankston Special Developmental School provides a comprehensive curriculum for students with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities whose ages range from 3 to eighteen years.
Address: Sassafras Drive, Frankston 3199
Phone: 03 9789 6844
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.frankston-sds.vic.edu.au

Mount Erin Secondary College
School Type: Deaf
Our Deaf Facility was established in 1998 as the first secondary Deaf Facility for the Southern Metrpolitan region of Melbourne. The facility addresses all communication methods including speech, listening, signing in English, Auslan and notetaking according to individual needs. It also provides experienced, trained Teachers of the Deaf and interpreters to support deaf and hearing impaired students in accessing mainstream education in their classes.
Address: Robinsons Road, Frankston South, 3199
Phone: 03 5971 6000
Website: www.mterin.vic.edu.au

Naranga Special School
School Type: Day Specialist
Naranga School provides a high quality educational progam for students aged 5yrs – 18 yrs who have a mild intellectual disability.
Address: Naranga Crescent, Frankston 3199
Phone: 03 9788 2222
Website: www.naranga.vic.edu.au

Glen Waverley

Glenallen School (P– 12)
School Type: Disability
Glenallen School, provides individual educational programs for a student population spanning the age range 5 years to 18 years. The facility was purpose built to meet the educational and mobility needs of students with a physical disability and/or significant health impairment. Examples of disabilities experienced by present students include Cerebral Palsy, Rett Syndrome, Muscular Dystrophy, and Spina Bifida. There is a wide range of intellectual capacities.
Address: 7 Allen Street, Glen Waverley 3150
Phone: 03 9561 6915
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.glenallen-sch.vic.edu.au

Glenroy

Glenroy Specialist School
School Type: Disability
Glenroy Special School is a school catering for students aged 5-18 with a significant physical disability or health impairment. We provide integrated and comprehensive educational programs supported by therapy that is contracted from Yooralla.
Principal: Raelene Kenny
Address: 208 Hilton Street, Glenroy 3046
Phone: 03 9304 2263
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.glenroyss.vic.edu.au

Greensborough

Diamond Valley Special Development School
School Type: Special Development
Diamond Valley Special Developmental School is a purpose designed government school offering a safe and effective learning environment for the very specific needs of approximately 50 school age students with significant intellectual, multiple or behavioral disabilities.
Address: 14 Brentwick Drive, Greensborough 3088
Phone: 03 9432 1022
Website: www.diamondvalleysds.vic.edu.au

Hampton East

Berendale School
School Type: Day special
Berendale is a school that offers an alternative education for students with a mild to moderate intellectual disability. It is one of two schools in the state that is set up as a Secondary Special School.
Address: 2 Berend Street. Hampton East 3188
Phone: 03 9555 6141
Website: www.berendale.vic.edu.au

Heidelberg West

Charles La Trobe College
School Type: Deaf
Banksia Secondary College is a state secondary college in Ivanhoe which provides a full secondary educational program for both hearing and Deaf/Hearing Impaired students.
The Facility is resourced by Teachers of the Deaf and sign language Interpreters to cater for all the needs of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired students.
Address: 235 Kingsbury Drive Macleaod West 3085
Phone: 03 9223 1440
TTY: 03 9497 4769
Website: www.banksiasc.vic.edu.au

Hoppers Crossing

Warringa Park School
School Type: Special Development
The school provides educational programs for students with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities. Some students have additional disabilities such as physical disabilities and sensory impairments. The age range of students is between 5 and 18 years.
Address: 81 Warringa Crescent, Hoppers Crossing 3029
Phone: 03 9749 5774
Website: www.warringapark.vic.edu.au

Jacana

Northern School for Autism – Jacana Campus
School Type: Special Development
Address: Reservoir Campus – 16-18 Gertz Avenue. Reservoir, VIC, 3073
Lalor Campus – 2-4 Lyndon Street, Lalor, VIC 3075
Phone: 03 9646 3480 (Lalor) or 03 9462 5990 (reservoir)
Website: www.northernautism.vic.edu.au

Lalor

Merriang Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Merriang Special Development School caters for the needs of students who have moderate to severe intellectual disability and other associated disabilities.
Address: Lyndon Street, Lalor 3075
Phone: 03 9464 3011
Website: www.merriangsds.vic.edu.au

Maidstone

Rosamond Special School
School Type: Day Specialist
Rosamond Special School caters for students who have a mild intellectual disability between the ages of 5 and 18 years of age.
Address: 276 Ballarat Road, Braybrook 3019
Phone: 03 9311 1511
Website: www.rosamond.vic.edu.au

Melbourne

Victorian College for the Deaf
School Type: Deaf
The Victorian College for the Deaf is Australia’s oldest school for deaf students with a wealth of experience in deaf education. Today the Victorian College for the Deaf caters for deaf and partially deaf students throughout Victoria from Prep to Year 12 under its charter as a statewide educational setting. The school also provides programs for deaf students with disabilities and a limited number of hearing students who experience communication problems.
Address: 597 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 3004
Phone: 03 9510 1706
Website: www.vcd.vic.edu.au

Melton

Melton Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
A school for students aged 5-18 with a mild, moderate or severe intellectual disability
Address: 159 – 211 Coburns Road, Melton 3337
Phone: 03 9743 4966
Website: www.meltonss.vic.edu.au

Moorabbin

Bayside Special Development School
School Type: Special Development
Our school provides a wide range of programs both educational and therapeutic for children with special learning needs. At Bayside, teachers, specialists, therapists and parents work in harmony to provide comprehensive and flexible educational programs for Primary and Secondary students who have intellectual or multiple disabilities.
Address: Genoa Street, Moorabbin 3189
Phone: 03 9555 4155
Website: www.baysidesds.vic.edu.au

Mount Evelyn

Mount Evelyn Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Mount Evelyn Special Developmental School caters for students aged 3 – 18 with a moderate to severe intellectual disability as well as students with autism and additional impairments.
Address: Old Hereford Road, Mount Evelyn 3796
Phone: 03 9736 2499
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.mtevelynsds.vic.edu.au

Narre Warren

Dandenong Valley School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Development
Dandenong Valley School (Special Developmental) is an Education Department school catering for children and young people with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities. Children range in age from 5 to 18 years.
Address: Victoria Road, Narre Warren 3805
Phone: 03 9704 9411
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.dandyvalley.vic.edu.au

Niddrie

Western Autistic School
School Type: Special Development
Address: Cnr Garnet and Teague Street, Niddrie 3042
Phone: 03 9097 2000
Website: www.westernautisticschool.vic.edu.au

Noble Park

Noble Park Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Noble Park Special Developmental School is an innovative Victorian Department of Education, Employment and Training school catering for students with moderate to severe intellectual and multiple disabilities.
Address: 41-43 Callander Road, Noble Park 3174
Phone: 03 9546 7666
Website: N/A

Northcote

Croxton Special School
School Type: Day Specialist
Croxton School is a multi-campus Department of Education, Employment and Training (DEET) day special school functioning across ten sites. Croxton is an exemplary special education setting, with a commitment to provide a broad based curriculum which caters for the educational needs of a wide range of students 5-18 years. Croxton School offers experienced teaching staff and teacher assistants dedicated to providing quality programs for students with disabilities
Address: 159 Beaconsfield Parade, Northcote, 3070
Phone: 03 9482 5482
Website: www.croxtonschool.blogspot.com.au

Port Melbourne

Port Phillip Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Port Phillip Specialist School provides an excellent standard of educational programs for students aged 3* to 18 years of age who have special needs. Our school caters for a broad range of children who have diverse needs.
Address: Nott Street, Port Melbourne, 3207
Phone: 03 9646 0855
Website: www.portphillip.vic.edu.au

South Melbourne

Montague Continuing Education Centre
School Type: Day Specialist
Montague Continuing Education Centre provides the supportive learning environment that assists the transition of mildly intellectually disabled students into society. Students must be 15 years or older, have the ability to be trained to travel independently to Montague and be eligible for enrolment in a special setting.
Address: 100 Montague Street, South Melbourne 3205
Phone: 03 9690 3535
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.montague.vic.edu.au

St Albans

Jackson School
School Type: Day Specialist
Jackson School is a day specialist school catering from five to eighteen year old students who have an intellectual disability. A specialised Young Adults program has been set up to cater for those students who will be leaving Jackson to access post school options, such as Adult Training and Support Centres, Western Futures. The curriculum centres around mainly independent living skills.
Address: 40 Mulhall Drive, St Albans 3021
Phone: 03 9366 4322
Website: www.jacksons.vic.edu.au

Sunbury

Sunbury and Macedon Ranges Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Address: Circular Drive Jacksons Hill, Sunbury 3429
Phone: 03 9744 4879
Website: www.smrss.vic.edu.au

Sunshine

Furlong Park School for Deaf Children
School Type: Deaf
Furlong Park caters for deaf children in the Western Metropolitan area.
Address: 58- 84 Furlong Rd, Sunshine North, 3020
Phone: 03 9312 3244
Website: www.furlongpark.vic.edu.au

Sunshine Special Development School
School Type: Special Development
Sunshine Special Developmental School caters for students with a moderate to severe intellectual disability. The School is established as a Baseroom model with classrooms located within 5 Primary and Secondary schools in and around the Sunshine area. The Baseroom Model supports the schools commitment to a philosophy of meaningful integration with students accessing and sharing resources within mainstream schools.
Address: Invory Court, Sunshine West, 3020
Phone: 03 9311 4804
Website: www.ssds.vic.edu.au

Sunshine College
School Type: Deaf
Address: Cnr Glengala Road & Allison Street, Sunshine West, 3020
Phone: 03 9361 9000
Website: www.sunshine.vic.edu.au

Yarraville

Yarraville Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Specialist school offering programs for students with intellectual disabilities.
Address: 117 Blackwood Street, Yarraville, 3012
Phone: 03 9314 4919
Website: www.yarravillesds.vic.edu.au

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Ballarat Specialist School
School Type: General Specialist School
Provides educational programs for people aged 3-30 with moderate to profound intellectual disabilities
Address: 25 Gillies Street, Lake Gardens, 3350
Phone: 03 5334 1302
Website: www.ballaratss.vic.edu.au

Nelson Park School
School Type: Day Specialist
Nelson Park provides an extensive range of quality individualised programs for students within the aged 5 – 18 years with mild intellectual disabilities.
Address: Libau Avenue, Bell Park, 3215
Phone: 03 5278 3620
Website: www.nelsonpark.vic.edu.au

Barwon Valley School
School Type: Special Development
School population caters to approximately 180 students ranging in age from 5 to 18 years with mild to profound disabilities. The school recognises that each student has differing physical, social, emotional, intellectual and cultural needs.
Address: 76-94 Laura Avenue, Belmont, 3216
Phone: 03 5243 1813
Website: www.barwonss.vic.edu.au

Colac Specialist School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Developmental
Colac Specialist School is a school providing individualised educational programs for students between the ages of 5 and 18. School programs are based on yearly individual student goals established through the Program Support Group
Principal: Susan Armstrong
Address: 120a Wilson Street, Colac, 3250
Phone: 03 5231 1055
Website: www.colacspecialistschool.vic.edu.au

Hampden Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Hampden Specialist School is distinguished by its Baseroom Operation. Students with Disabilities and Impairments are able to experience the ‘best of both worlds’ in terms of access to both Specialist and Mainstream Education. The school is situated on the grounds of a Primary School in Terang and a Technical School in Cobden.
Address: Grayland Street, Cobden, 3266
Phone: 03 5595 1995
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.hampdenss.vic.edu.au

Portland Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 312 Edgar Street, Portland, 3305
Phone: 03 5523 2218
Website: N/A

Warnambool Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
The WSDS provides individualised programs for students aged 5-18 with an intellectual disability
Address: 101 Hyland Street, Warrnambool, 3280
Phone: 03 5561 1711
Website: www.wboolsds.vic.edu.au

Northern Victoria Region

Kalianna Special School
School Type: Day Specialist
Kalianna School is for students aged 5 to 9 years of age who have a mild to moderate intellectual disability.
Address: Nolan Street, Bendigo, 3550
Phone: 03 5442 1311
Website: www.kalianna.vic.edu.au

Cobram Special Developmental School (P- 12)
School Type: Special Development
Cobram Special Developmental School is a dual mode specialist school catering for students with intellectual and associated disabilities. The school caters for students with mild and severe intellectual disabilities. Enrolment is from Prep to year 12, full time or dual enrolment with mainstream local schools is available.
Address: 4-8 Hume Street, Cobram, 3644
Phone: 03 5872 1643
Website: www.csds.vic.edu.au

Echuca Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Echuca Specialist School in High Street, Echuca, provides specialist education for children aged 5 – 18 years. Students have varying degrees of intellectual and multiple disabilities.
Address: High Street South, Echuca, 3564
Phone: 03 5482 2769
Website: www.echucass.vic.edu.au

Bendigo Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
The Bendigo Special Developmental School provides education programs for school aged students with a moderate to severe intellectual disabilities. Students aged fourteen and over generally work at a separate annexe. This arrangement allows these students to engage in age appropriate activites at all times. Students at “The Annexe” focus on modified curriculum in the form of Personal Development, Travel, Transactions, Orientation and Mobility, Functional Academic Skills and Vocational Education.
Address: 26-32 Lockwood Road, Kangaroo Flat, 3555
Phone: 03 5447 3267
Website: www.bendigosds.vic.edu.au

Seymour Special School
School Type: Special Development
Address: Tallarook Street, Seymour, 3660
Phone: 03 5792 2209
Website: N/A

Shepparton High School
School Type: Deaf
Shepparton High School deaf facility provides daily support to deaf and hearing impaired students across years 7-12. All mainstream programs, offered through Shepparton High School, are available for deaf students to participate in. Access to the classroom curriculum is catered for, through signing interpreters (AUSLAN), teachers of the deaf or note-takers.
Address: 31-71 Hawdon Street, Shepparton, 3630
Phone: 03 5821 4322
Website: www.shs.vic.edu.au

Verney Road School
School Type: Special Development
Verney Road School is a special school that caters for students with mild to profound intellectual and/or physical, sensory or behavioural disabilities. It caters for students with an intellectual disability. Age ranges from 3 to 18 years.
Address: 2 Verney Road, Shepparton, 3630
Phone: 03 5821 8185
Website: www.verneyroadschool.vic.edu.au

Wangaratta District Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 129 Appin Street, Wangaratta, 3677
Phone: 03 5721 7424
Website: N/A

Belvoir Wodonga Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Belvoir Special School is a small school in Wodonga which provides a quality educational program for students with intellectual disabilities aged 5-18 years. We are a dual mode school, catering for students with a mild intellectual disability as well as those with moderate or profound intellectual disability.
Address: 4 Bowman Court, Wodonga West, 3690
Phone: 02 6059 1911
Website: www.belvoirss.vic.edu.au

North Western Victoria Region

Horsham Special School
School Type: Special Development
Horsham Special School provides comprehensive educational programs for students aged 5-18 years, with mild to severe physical, cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural or sensory disabilities.
Address: 17 High Street North Horsham, 3402
Phone: 03 5381 1475
Website: www.hsds.vic.edu.au

Mildura Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Students range in age from 5 to 18 years and are taught in small groups, having access to teaching staff with special education qualifications, supported by teacher assistants and paramedical staff. The school aims to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment for student with a range of disabilities.
Address: 341-357 Deakin Avenue, Mildura 3500
Phone: 03 5021 3311
Website: www.mildss.vic.edu.au

Swan Hill Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Swan Hill Specialist School provides specialist education for students ranging in age from five to eighteen, with mild to severe intellectual disability, associated multiple disabilities and for students with autism.
Address: 27-33 Yana Street, Swan Hill 3585
Phone: 03 5032 3683
Website: www.swanhillspec.vic.edu.au

Warracknabeal Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Warracknabeal S.D.S. provides a comprehensive curriculum for primary and secondary age students with intellectual and associated disabilities.
Address: 1 Woodbine Street, Warracknabeal, 3393
Phone: 03 5398 2564
Website: N/A

Eastern Victoria Region


East Gippsland Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
The East Gippsland Specialist School Provides educational support for primary and post primary school students with intellectual, physical and other disabilities
Address: Corner Calvert and Victoria Street, Bairnsdale, 3875
Phone: 03 5152 5922
Website: N/A

Marnebek School Cranbourne
School Type: Special Development
Marnebek is a government special school offering educational & social programs to students aged between 5 & 18 years of age with a mild, moderate or profound intellectual disability.
Address: 9 New Holland Drive, Cranbourne, 3977
Phone: 03 5996 3858
Website: N/A

Peninsula Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 25 Old White Hill Road, Dromana, 3936
Phone: 03 5987 2649
Website: www.peninsulaspecialist.vic.edu.au

South Gippsland Specialist School
School Type: Day Specialist
Provides a range of educational support and curriculum for students aged 6-18 with an intellectual disability.
Address: 13 Horn Street, Leongatha, 3953
Phone: 03 5662 4496
Website: N/A

Baringa Special School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Development
Baringa Special School is located at Moe. Baringa school caters for students with mild intellectual disability from prep to year 12 (ages 5 to 18 years).
Address: 47 Staff Street, Moe, 3825
Phone: 03 5127 1744
Website: www.baringass.vic.edu.au

Mornington Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Mornington Special Developmental School caters for the needs of children with a severe to moderate intellectual disability. Ranging in age from 5 to 18 years.
Address: Robertson Drive, Mornington, 3931
Phone: 03 5975 6111
Website: www.morningtonsds.vic.edu.au

Sale Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Sale Specialist School provides educational and learning support for students aged 5 to 18 with an intellectual disability, and other additional needs.
Address: 53 Raymond Street, Sale, 3850
Phone: 03 5144 5644
Website: www.salesds.vic.edu.au

Latrobe Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
This Government Specialist School caters for students who live in the Latrobe City district, range in age from 4.8 years to 18 years, with a moderate to severe intellectual disability.
Address: Hickox Street, Traralgon, 3844
Phone: 03 5174 1956
Website: www.latrobesds.vic.edu.au

Warragul & District Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
The school caters for students with a mild intellectual disability as well as for those with more profound disabilities. The School population comprises students from 5-18 years of age with intellectual disabilities within the range of mild to profound. A large percentage of the student population has multiple disabilities including, Autism, sensory and physical impairments and associated conditions.
Address: 55 Burke Street, Warragul, 3820
Phone: 03 5623 1385
Website: www.wgldss.vic.edu.au

View Western Victoria Region

Ballarat Specialist School
School Type: General Specialist School
Provides educational programs for people aged 3-30 with moderate to profound intellectual disabilities
Address: 25 Gillies Street, Lake Gardens, 3350
Phone: 03 5334 1302
Website: www.ballaratss.vic.edu.au

Nelson Park School
School Type: Day Specialist
Nelson Park provides an extensive range of quality individualised programs for students within the aged 5 – 18 years with mild intellectual disabilities.
Address: Libau Avenue, Bell Park, 3215
Phone: 03 5278 3620
Website: www.nelsonpark.vic.edu.au

Barwon Valley School
School Type: Special Development
School population caters to approximately 180 students ranging in age from 5 to 18 years with mild to profound disabilities. The school recognises that each student has differing physical, social, emotional, intellectual and cultural needs.
Address: 76-94 Laura Avenue, Belmont, 3216
Phone: 03 5243 1813
Website: www.barwonss.vic.edu.au

Colac Specialist School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Developmental
Colac Specialist School is a school providing individualised educational programs for students between the ages of 5 and 18. School programs are based on yearly individual student goals established through the Program Support Group
Principal: Susan Armstrong
Address: 120a Wilson Street, Colac, 3250
Phone: 03 5231 1055
Website: www.colacspecialistschool.vic.edu.au

Hampden Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Hampden Specialist School is distinguished by its Baseroom Operation. Students with Disabilities and Impairments are able to experience the ‘best of both worlds’ in terms of access to both Specialist and Mainstream Education. The school is situated on the grounds of a Primary School in Terang and a Technical School in Cobden.
Address: Grayland Street, Cobden, 3266
Phone: 03 5595 1995
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.hampdenss.vic.edu.au

Portland Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 312 Edgar Street, Portland, 3305
Phone: 03 5523 2218
Website: N/A

Warnambool Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
The WSDS provides individualised programs for students aged 5-18 with an intellectual disability
Address: 101 Hyland Street, Warrnambool, 3280
Phone: 03 5561 1711
Website: www.wboolsds.vic.edu.au

Northern Victoria Region

Kalianna Special School
School Type: Day Specialist
Kalianna School is for students aged 5 to 9 years of age who have a mild to moderate intellectual disability.
Address: Nolan Street, Bendigo, 3550
Phone: 03 5442 1311
Website: www.kalianna.vic.edu.au

Cobram Special Developmental School (P- 12)
School Type: Special Development
Cobram Special Developmental School is a dual mode specialist school catering for students with intellectual and associated disabilities. The school caters for students with mild and severe intellectual disabilities. Enrolment is from Prep to year 12, full time or dual enrolment with mainstream local schools is available.
Address: 4-8 Hume Street, Cobram, 3644
Phone: 03 5872 1643
Website: www.csds.vic.edu.au

Echuca Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Echuca Specialist School in High Street, Echuca, provides specialist education for children aged 5 – 18 years. Students have varying degrees of intellectual and multiple disabilities.
Address: High Street South, Echuca, 3564
Phone: 03 5482 2769
Website: www.echucass.vic.edu.au

Bendigo Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
The Bendigo Special Developmental School provides education programs for school aged students with a moderate to severe intellectual disabilities. Students aged fourteen and over generally work at a separate annexe. This arrangement allows these students to engage in age appropriate activites at all times. Students at “The Annexe” focus on modified curriculum in the form of Personal Development, Travel, Transactions, Orientation and Mobility, Functional Academic Skills and Vocational Education.
Address: 26-32 Lockwood Road, Kangaroo Flat, 3555
Phone: 03 5447 3267
Website: www.bendigosds.vic.edu.au

Seymour Special School
School Type: Special Development
Address: Tallarook Street, Seymour, 3660
Phone: 03 5792 2209
Website: N/A

Shepparton High School
School Type: Deaf
Shepparton High School deaf facility provides daily support to deaf and hearing impaired students across years 7-12. All mainstream programs, offered through Shepparton High School, are available for deaf students to participate in. Access to the classroom curriculum is catered for, through signing interpreters (AUSLAN), teachers of the deaf or note-takers.
Address: 31-71 Hawdon Street, Shepparton, 3630
Phone: 03 5821 4322
Website: www.shs.vic.edu.au

Verney Road School
School Type: Special Development
Verney Road School is a special school that caters for students with mild to profound intellectual and/or physical, sensory or behavioural disabilities. It caters for students with an intellectual disability. Age ranges from 3 to 18 years.
Address: 2 Verney Road, Shepparton, 3630
Phone: 03 5821 8185
Website: www.verneyroadschool.vic.edu.au

Wangaratta District Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 129 Appin Street, Wangaratta, 3677
Phone: 03 5721 7424
Website: N/A

Belvoir Wodonga Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Belvoir Special School is a small school in Wodonga which provides a quality educational program for students with intellectual disabilities aged 5-18 years. We are a dual mode school, catering for students with a mild intellectual disability as well as those with moderate or profound intellectual disability.
Address: 4 Bowman Court, Wodonga West, 3690
Phone: 02 6059 1911
Website: www.belvoirss.vic.edu.au

North Western Victoria Region

Horsham Special School
School Type: Special Development
Horsham Special School provides comprehensive educational programs for students aged 5-18 years, with mild to severe physical, cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural or sensory disabilities.
Address: 17 High Street North Horsham, 3402
Phone: 03 5381 1475
Website: www.hsds.vic.edu.au

Mildura Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Students range in age from 5 to 18 years and are taught in small groups, having access to teaching staff with special education qualifications, supported by teacher assistants and paramedical staff. The school aims to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment for student with a range of disabilities.
Address: 341-357 Deakin Avenue, Mildura 3500
Phone: 03 5021 3311
Website: www.mildss.vic.edu.au

Swan Hill Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Swan Hill Specialist School provides specialist education for students ranging in age from five to eighteen, with mild to severe intellectual disability, associated multiple disabilities and for students with autism.
Address: 27-33 Yana Street, Swan Hill 3585
Phone: 03 5032 3683
Website: www.swanhillspec.vic.edu.au

Warracknabeal Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Warracknabeal S.D.S. provides a comprehensive curriculum for primary and secondary age students with intellectual and associated disabilities.
Address: 1 Woodbine Street, Warracknabeal, 3393
Phone: 03 5398 2564
Website: N/A

Eastern Victoria Region


East Gippsland Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
The East Gippsland Specialist School Provides educational support for primary and post primary school students with intellectual, physical and other disabilities
Address: Corner Calvert and Victoria Street, Bairnsdale, 3875
Phone: 03 5152 5922
Website: N/A

Marnebek School Cranbourne
School Type: Special Development
Marnebek is a government special school offering educational & social programs to students aged between 5 & 18 years of age with a mild, moderate or profound intellectual disability.
Address: 9 New Holland Drive, Cranbourne, 3977
Phone: 03 5996 3858
Website: N/A

Peninsula Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Address: 25 Old White Hill Road, Dromana, 3936
Phone: 03 5987 2649
Website: www.peninsulaspecialist.vic.edu.au

South Gippsland Specialist School
School Type: Day Specialist
Provides a range of educational support and curriculum for students aged 6-18 with an intellectual disability.
Address: 13 Horn Street, Leongatha, 3953
Phone: 03 5662 4496
Website: N/A

Baringa Special School (P – 12)
School Type: Special Development
Baringa Special School is located at Moe. Baringa school caters for students with mild intellectual disability from prep to year 12 (ages 5 to 18 years).
Address: 47 Staff Street, Moe, 3825
Phone: 03 5127 1744
Website: www.baringass.vic.edu.au

Mornington Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
Mornington Special Developmental School caters for the needs of children with a severe to moderate intellectual disability. Ranging in age from 5 to 18 years.
Address: Robertson Drive, Mornington, 3931
Phone: 03 5975 6111
Website: www.morningtonsds.vic.edu.au

Sale Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
Sale Specialist School provides educational and learning support for students aged 5 to 18 with an intellectual disability, and other additional needs.
Address: 53 Raymond Street, Sale, 3850
Phone: 03 5144 5644
Website: www.salesds.vic.edu.au

Latrobe Special Developmental School
School Type: Special Development
This Government Specialist School caters for students who live in the Latrobe City district, range in age from 4.8 years to 18 years, with a moderate to severe intellectual disability.
Address: Hickox Street, Traralgon, 3844
Phone: 03 5174 1956
Website: www.latrobesds.vic.edu.au

Warragul & District Specialist School
School Type: Special Development
The school caters for students with a mild intellectual disability as well as for those with more profound disabilities. The School population comprises students from 5-18 years of age with intellectual disabilities within the range of mild to profound. A large percentage of the student population has multiple disabilities including, Autism, sensory and physical impairments and associated conditions.
Address: 55 Burke Street, Warragul, 3820
Phone: 03 5623 1385
Website: www.wgldss.vic.edu.au