Blackwell is very well resourced with some amazing facilities.
We have over 100 computers. Four stage areas with 16 computers in each. A very well resourced library that has over 30 computers. Each class has its own computer linked to an Interactive Whiteboard. We have 4 digital presenters or document readers in our classes. We have also access to class sets of Ipads and laptops. Students of all ages love using our computers at lunchtime as well.
We have 6 undercovered areas for our students to stay protected from the rain and the sun.
In the Stage 2 area we have a volley ball court and cricket nets as well asa large covered outdoor learning area and a new adventure playground. Stage 3 students have a basketball court and the back oval to play on.
School and community monies have been spent to install some amazing playground equipment for each stage.
We consider ourselves very lucky to have so many great resources.
Our gardens and surrounds are regarded as our pride and joy. We have an active gardening group who spend lunchtimes weeding and checking on our vegetables and fruit trees.
Our school has a large hall which comfortably sits our 600+ students. Our hall has a massive white screen and projector box to show videos and or presentations.
We currently have 650 students 26 attractive classrooms. Twenty classrooms are permanent structures and we have six demountable buildings to cater for an increase in enrolment numbers. We expect to have 620 students here in 2017 which will maintain our current class numbers.
The school has recently added astro turfing and two new adventure areas for students to explore. the school considers are learning environments both inside and out to be among the best in the area.