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Welcome to term 4

Welcome all staff and students to term 4. This term is notoriously busy and challenging for students and staff alike with the impending assessment period, marking and reporting. In addition to this there are a number of exciting... Read more

Permission notes

See here for permission notes Click on the link to download a copy of excursion or camp permission forms. Yr 9 Camp Information (pdf 420 KB) Yr 12 State Library excursi (pdf 349 KB) Yr 7 Luna Park excursion (pdf 36 KB) Luna Park... Read more

Managing depression in children

One in four kids over the age of 12 has significant depressive symptoms. For girls, depression generally appears between the ages of 11 through to about 14. For boys, depression generally appears between 12 and 16. Signs your... Read more

Managing exam stress

As students prepare for end-of-year exams, child psychologist Kimberley O'Brien, from Sydney's Quirky Kid Clinic, has some good advice to help families manage pre-exam stress. "Stress isn't necessarily a bad thing – adrenalin... Read more

Building your child's reading skills

Here are some simple tips to encourage your child to become a strong reader and a book lover for the rest of their lives. Share a book at home Children love to hear a story read aloud. Try reading with different voices, lots of... Read more

Too sick to go to school?

Sometimes it's hard to know if your child is really coming down with something or just suffering a bout of Mondayitis. For safety's sake, if your child seems unwell you should always keep them home from school and seek medical... Read more