Syllabus amendments, text lists, exam and assessment changes, new services and support materials – all are published first online  on the Board’s website. Also visit K-6 BOS at

The best way to be sure you miss nothing is to subscribe to the Board’s email news alerts – see Email alerts are simple and free. You can subscribe to all BOS announcement or just Official Notices. Official Notices are about important Board rules, procedures and syllabus changes. The last Board Bulletin for 2008 reminded schools that from 2009 Official Notices are only published online. BOS recommends to have at least one email subscriber in each NSW school who can check for Official Notices and other important information from the Board.

As well as the email service, you can get Board news updates at-a-glance by grabbing the Board’s RSS feed for your favourite News Reader. In the righthand frame of the Official Notices page you can subscribe to every BOS news item or just the ones relevant to you.

If you like your news in quick, short bites and want to see BOS news as it happens, BOS is now sending Tweets via! Join the principals and teachers who are already following NewsAtBOS by visiting