Paakantji Language is studied by students from Preschool to Year 10 and led by a team of Aboriginal educators. Paakantji Language is embedded in everyday communication at Wilcannia Central School. This includes class names, verbal instructions, posters and publications.
Learning on country
Students from Preschool to Year 12 are offered a variety of informal and formal opportunities to learn on country. Teachers work closely with Aboriginal educators and the community to plan culturally focused experiences that privilege local Aboriginal culture and knowledge. These experiences strengthen the authenticity of learning about culture as well as make learning across key learning areas more relevant. Some examples of learning on country include: