Roxy Downs Area SchoolRoxy Downs Area School

Information for Parents

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School Canteen

Summer 2017/2018 Canteen Menu (Term 4 2017 / Term 1 2018)

The school has been working towards implementing a new ordering process for student lunches. The key aspects to the new system are as follows:

Any queries please call Bev at the front office on 8671 0011.

Instructions Link PDF 1.1MB

Introductory Video Link

Bring Your Own Device

Click here for information on our Year 3 and 7-12 BYOD Programs

Uniform Shop

From 1st March 2017, RDAS parents/caregivers will be asked to order the majority of their uniform purchases online, through Devon Clothing. Having Devon clothing manage the large proportion of our stock will be a considerable saving to the school in both time and money. We will; however, continue to stock the complete range of lines and sizes at school. The purpose for maintaining this stock is:

The Online Store can be found HERE

Uniform Shop Opening Times (During School Term)

TUESDAYS 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Additionally, the school also manages a closed Facebook group for Buy, Swap & Selling of 2nd hand RDAS uniforms - the page can be found here


Download File Size File Type
RDAS Learning Technology Policy & Agreement 351 KB Adobe PDF
R-2 Homework Policy 180 KB Adobe PDF
3-6 Homework Policy 180 KB Adobe PDF
Anti bullying Policy 355 KB Adobe PDF
Attendance Policy 88 KB Adobe PDF
Complaints resolution flowchart - parents 88 KB Adobe PDF
Complaints resolution flowchart - students 20 KB Adobe PDF
Inclement weather 29 KB Adobe PDF
Uniform Policy 168 KB Adobe PDF
Student Participation In Events 26 KB Adobe PDF
Student Behaviour Management 32 KB Adobe PDF

School times

School hours are 8.30am–3.00pm, with the exception of the last day of each term, when school typically finishes at 1.50pm (Subject to change). Times on Wednesdays differ slightly due to a shorter school day, where students will attend a Pastoral care lesson after lunch until they are dismissed at 2.10pm.

To report absences please phone: 8671 0011

    Wednesdays Only
School open from    8.10am 8.10am
School day begins     8.30am 8.30am
Morning recess     11.00am - 11.30am 11.00am - 11.30am
Lunch time 1.00pm - 1.30pm 1.00pm - 1.30pm
School finishes 3:00pm 2:10pm
Staff supervision finishes 3.10pm 2.30pm

Roxby OSHC

After school care is available by arrangement through the school’s OSHC service. Vacation care is offered during the school holidays. Contact Di Stanton on 0417813209 or (08) 8671 3381 for more detail, download the information sheet below, or contact the school on (08) 8671 0011.

Roxby OSHC Information Sheet 2019

Term Dates

(RDAS finishes a week earlier in Term 4 than most SA schools)
  Term1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4
2019 31 Jan - 12 Apr 29 Apr - 5 Jul 22 Jul - 27 Sep 14 Oct - 6 Dec
2020 28 Jan - 9 Apr 27 Apr - 3 Jul 20 Jul - 25 Sep 12 Oct - 4 Dec
  Easter 2019 Fri 19th April - Mon 22nd April (Middle of School Holidays)
  Easter 2020 Fri 10th April - Mon 13th April (Start of School Holidays)