Teaching & Learning - First Language Maintenance


For many of our students the Vietnamese language is used extensively at home and is an important part of staying connected to the Vietnamese culture.

Our First Language Maintenance and Development teacher:

Establishes and maintains effective communication with Vietnamese parents.

Works with students to value and further develop their Vietnamese speaking skills through regular lessons

Connects with the school community to recognise and value aspects of Vietnamese culture.

Our Vietnamese students are also supported by our Bilingual Student Support Officer. 

Pooraka Primary School is also the venue for Vietnamese Community School on Saturdays.