We acknowledge the Yawuru people,
the traditional owners and custodians of the land
on which we work and learn together.

Broome SHS


Financial Assistance

To assist families with the payment of contributions and charges, the Department of Education offers financial assistance to parents and guardians who are holders of a Centrelink Family Health Care Card, Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card or a Veterans’ Affairs Pensioner Concession Card.

Education Program Allowance*

It is made up of two allowances:

  • The Education Program Allowance (EPA) – paid directly to the school
  • The Clothing Allowance (CLA) – paid to the applicant, or the school.

2020_SAS Public School Education Program Allowance form

Please note families who have applied for Abstudy are not eligible to apply for this allowance.

Abstudy Supplement Allowance*

A supplement amount is available to families who have already received the Abstudy school allowance from Centrelink.

2020_SAS Public School Abstudy Supplement Assistance form

* Application forms for both allowances are to be completed at the school during Term 1 only.