Dear Parents and Caregivers
We are required to issue our community with the following statement so that we can provide general student data for the NCCD scheme. While we have this information already recorded for students, no student is individually recognised. No further action is required unless you have any questions about the scheme or process, in which case, please contact the Head of Student Diversity, Rebecca Wilkins, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Every year, all schools in Australia participate in the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD). The NCCD process requires schools to identify information already available in the school about supports provided to students with disability. These relate to legislative requirements under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 and the Disability Standards for Education 2005, in line with the NCCD guidelines (2019).
Information provided about students to the Australian Government for the NCCD includes:
This information assists schools to:
The NCCD provides state and federal governments with the information they need to plan more broadly for the support of students with disability.
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