Trinity Education Support Services
Trinity Education Support Services (TESS) provides integrated support to students across Preparatory, Junior, Middle and Senior School campuses. The primary goal of Trinity’s Education Support Services Department is to promote within the School practices which enable students who have special needs to pursue effectively their educational and vocational goals. The departmental structure permits an inclusive and comprehensive approach for students with special needs on a Pre-K to 12 basis. We aim to identify students’ individual learning needs early in their School life and make appropriate adjustments. Students with special needs include those who have:
The TESS team is made up of:
Boys whose first language is not English often need some additional support with their studies. Through TESS ESL support, boys enjoy a creative syllabus that delivers specialised help in English for academic purposes.
Trinity academic staff differentiate content and the learning environment to meet individual needs. The use of ongoing assessment and flexible grouping makes this a successful approach to instruction.