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

Broome SHS


School welcomes companion dog, Hannah for 2018

By Stacey Mathieson, Student Services Manager

Hannah_Companion Dog 2018Our Special Education Needs (SEN) Department is very excited to announce that Broome Senior High School will be welcoming a Companion Dog, Hannah, into the school in 2018. Hannah, a Saint Bernard, will primarily spend her time in the SEN classrooms and Student Services.

Hannah’s arrival will benefit our school community in so many ways including:

  • Supporting positive education initiatives by helping to reduce student and staff stress and anxiety.
  • Help students to develop empathy for other living creatures by giving them a chance to interact in a positive way with Hannah.
  • Help promote community service through dog or other animal rescue charity fundraisers. We will be putting up displays and promoting animal rescue and fostering as part of a community service that students and parents may like to be involved in.

We hope you are as excited as we are to welcome Hannah to Broome Senior High School.