As many of our senior students turn 18 or have friends who are turning 18, it is important for families and friends to be aware of the legalities around this. Ignorance of the law is not an excuse and the last thing we want for the young people we care about is to have their first brush with the law early into adulthood.
The attached fact sheet may be a useful discussion tool for families if/when this topic comes up. As a school we do not advocate underage drinking and hope that families and young people are aware of the risks that alcohol consumption can have on their wellbeing.Alcohol, Young People and the Law
For more fact sheets and other information, head to our Wellbeing Resources page.