OLNA

OLNA INFORMATION AND SUPPORT

In order to graduate from high school and achieve the Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE), all students are required to demonstrate a minimum standard in literacy and numeracy.

Opportunities to pass the OLNA are offered twice a year for students in Years 10-12.  The next opportunity to complete the OLNA assessments is shown below.

Students will be notified of the time and venue where they will complete their assessment/s closer to the testing period.  Please do not schedule any appointments for the dates indicated.

Writing:            Round 2             27 August, 2018

Numeracy:       Round 2             3 September, 2018

Reading:           Round 2             6 September, 2018

More specific information about the OLNA can be accessed via the following website:

https://senior-secondary.scsa.wa.edu.au/assessment/olna

Literacy Support (Reading and Writing)

Times for assistance may be negotiated directly between individual students and their English teacher.  For further information please contact the Head of English Learning Area, Ms Ingrid Fourie: Ingrid.Fourie@cewa.edu.au

Bunbury Catholic College has also purchased a subscription for Online Support for all students who need to pass the OLNA Reading and / or Writing.  This package enables students to practise questions and specific feedback can be provided. The teachers of these students have the details. 

Students are also invited to attend English tutorials on Wednesday afternoon between 3pm and 4pm.

Numeracy Support

Times for assistance may be negotiated directly between individual students and their Mathematics teacher.  For further information please contact the Head of Mathematics Learning Area, Mr Bradley Dunn: Brad.Dunn@cewa.edu.au

An OLNA numeracy practice subscription has been purchased for students who need to complete the OLNA numeracy test.  The teachers of these students have the details.  All students are also invited to attend the Mathematics tutorials for extra assistance.

For all other OLNA queries please contact Mrs Deborah Garbutt (Marist): Deborah.Garbutt@cewa.edu.au or Mr Eugene De Lima (Mercy): Eugene.Delima@cewa.edu.au