Kariong Mountains High School

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Many parents have questions about how much homework their child should be doing each night.

This is dependent on the subject and year of schooling and varies between assignment work, revision/study and worksheets/completion of class tasks. Having a lot of homework does not directly correlate to improved outcomes in learning and as much can be gained by parents simply engaging their children in critical thinking activities, extended discussions and reading.

At Kariong Mountains High School, we aim to ensure that the homework we set is meaningful rather than tokenistic.

Below is a summary of faculty homework rationales: