Learning

Year 11 2018 Subject Selection

On Tuesday 16 May, Year 10 parents were emailed regarding upcoming Subject Selection Events.  We are now pleased to provide further information on the Subject Selection Evening and Plenary Meetings.

YEAR 11 2018 Subject Selection Evening – 13 jUNE 2017 6:00PM – 8:00PM – gYMNASIUM

The Subject Selection Evening will be held on Tuesday 13 June from 6.00pm to 8.00pm  in the Gymnasium. Weather permitting, the Oval will be open for parking. The evening commences with a presentation, highlighting key changes to the HSC, and an overview of the core subject areas: English, Mathematics, Religion and Science.  Parents and students will  then invited to speak to representatives of other subject areas of their choice.  If you are unable to attend this evening, a PODCAST will be made available.

year 11 2018 Subject Selection Plenary meetings – week 8 and 9, term 2 and week 1, term 3

The Subject Selection Plenaries are a valuable opportunity for students to discuss their preferences of courses to study during Years 11 and 12.  A member of the Subject Selection Team will be available to meet with you and your daughter for a 20 minute period, to offer guidance in this process.  There are a number of days available for you to book throughout Weeks 8 and 9 of Term 2, and Week 1 of Term 3.

Bookings for the Plenary meetings are made online (instructions below). The website is now open and will remain open until Week 1 of Term 3. If you wish to make changes this is possible up to 48 hours before your appointment time.

To make your bookings:

  1. Go to the PTO Login page .
  2. The PTO booking site will be launched. To the right of the screen select OBTAIN PIN/PASSWORD and enter the email address that you have provided the school as your contact email (the address at which you have received this information). Your individual PIN will be emailed to you from the PTO system.
  3. Full instructions for making your bookings will appear on your screen.
  4. Print your booking confirmation and check the times booked.

On the day/time of your appointment, please come to the Undercroft Area located beside the Café, Refer to map.  Please sign in, and your Subject Selection Team member will meet you at this location.  Parking will be available on the Oval carpark off Osborn Road.

Please email Mrs Rachael Jarick  if you have any questions or if you find you are unable to attend an appointment on the afternoon of the Plenaries.

 

Mrs Carolina Murdoch

Dean of Learning

 

Music News

Congratulations to student Isabel Cant in Year 11 who received a Credit (B+) for 7th Grade Flute AMEB examination.

 

 Dates to Remember –  Term 2  2017

Year 12

Assessment Block 2

Monday 29 May 2017 – Wednesday 7 June 2017

Please note that due to scheduling constraints Assessments may fall outside of the block. Students are issued with Assessment Task Notifications and advised of any revisions to the schedule.

Year 10

Year 11 2018 Subject Selection Evening

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Students attend with parents

Gymnasium

 

Dr Prue Salter – Study Skills Handbook Newsletter – May 2017

Dr Prue Salter  –  Enhanced Learning Educational Services

You can log into the  Study Skills Handbook website  with the following details – Username: loretonh and  Password: loretonh

Attached is this week’s tip for the student noticeboard – it’s about sleep.

Prue recently met Lisa from the Sleep Connection who runs seminars on helping students to improve their sleep habits – refer to the attached info sheet.