2021 IEC funding essentials

The information in the 2021 SBAR IEC funding essentials should be read in conjunction with the 2021 SBAR essentials to support the learning outcomes and wellbeing of IEC students and ensure the effective operation of the IEC within the broader school context.

Intensive English Centres (IECs) are typically located in areas of high migrant settlement. They provide intensive English tuition to newly arrived, secondary school aged students whose first language is not English.

There are 15 Intensive English Centres (IECs) located in host secondary schools across Sydney and in Wollongong and Armidale. These are:

  • Armidale Intensive English Centre
  • Bankstown Intensive English Centre
  • Beverly Hills Intensive English Centre
  • Cabramatta Intensive English Centre
  • Chester Hill Intensive English Centre
  • Evans Intensive English Centre
  • Fairfield Intensive English Centre
  • Holroyd Intensive English Centre
  • Kogarah Intensive English Centre
  • Lurnea Intensive English Centre
  • Marrickville Intensive English Centre
  • Marsden Intensive English Centre
  • Miller Intensive English Centre
  • Northern Sydney Intensive English Centre
  • Warrawong Intensive English Centre.

Need to know more?

Contact:

  • the Intensive English Program advisor on 7814 3284
  • the Multicultural and EAL/D education coordinator on 7814 3755
  • the Leader, Multicultural education on 7814 2826
  • Multicultural education at multicultural.programs@det.nsw.edu.au
  • Strategic Schools Resourcing at SSR@det.nsw.edu.au.

Visit the Multicultural Education and Intensive English centres webpages.

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