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2021 Back to School
Posted on 20 Jan 2021As week 1 approaches we are all very excited to start Term 1 of 2021 and meet all our new Year 7s, as well as other new students. A number of new staff members will also be joining our school this year. A reminder that on Monday the 1st of February all Year 7 and other newly enrolled students will start school for 2021. On Tuesday 2nd of February all Year 8, 9 and 10 students will return to school. We look forward to see you all then!
End of 2020 Celebrations
Posted on 15 Dec 2020
At the end of term 4 our graduating year 10 cohort were able to celebrate the end of high school with an amazing formal at Pialligo Estate. In week 9 we had presentation ceremonies for Year 7, 8 and 9 as well as a combined graduation and presentation ceremony for Year 10. We would like to congratulate the Year 10 Graduating Class of 2020! As well as congratulate all our students for all their hard work in what has been a very difficult year. Looking forward to seeing everyone next year for Term 1 in 2021.
She Leads Conference 2020
Posted on 27 Nov 2020
In week three, six year nine students attended the “She Leads” conference at the ANU. The conference was run by the YWCA who is committed to creating and running programs that allow students to be exposed to new ideas that will provide them with the confidence to become leaders in their school community and reach their potential to help shape their communities.The students were also lucky enough to hear from the 2020 Young Australian of the Year, Maddie Diamond who discussed her leadership journey with the group
The end of the year is approaching fast
Posted on 13 Nov 2020
With only 6 weeks to go till the end of the year it’s getting quite busy already. On Wednesday of Week 4 it was great to welcome our prospective year 6 students to the school for Year 6 transition day. Around 90 students visited from various primary schools. They got to experience a variety of short lessons in the high school, like food technology, art and science. Thanks to Ms Cusick, Ms Taylor and Mr Rasmussen for organising such an excellent day.
Book Week 2020
Posted on 13 Nov 2020
Book Week activities in week 3 were a lot of fun. Many teachers managed to stay in character and teach their lessons in costume throughout the day. The students also put in a lot of effort for their costumes, with prizes going to the best dressed at recess.