Enrolment forms are available by contacting the Bulleen Heights School office on 9850 7122 during business hours.
Students can enrol at Bulleen Heights School if they meet the requirement for funding under the category of Autism Spectrum Disorder on the Program for Students with Disabilities. The enrolment criteria is as follows:
The psychology report also needs to include a demonstration of significant deficits in adaptive behaviour established by a composite score of two standard deviations or more below the mean (score of 70 or below) on the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales – III Comprehensive Teacher Form. The vineland assessment must be less than 12 months old at the time of the application.
Note that the above requirement is a diagnostic assessment of ASD, not an assessment of cognitive functioning (IQ).
The assessment findings must also include a statement to the effect that the results of the language assessment are consistent with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder
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