SIG-Special Interest Groups

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Nov 292016
 

To compete your choices for 2017 SIG please use the link below:

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Use your unique password handed to you by your teacher to enter the site

HSC ATAR breakfast

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Nov 042016
 

All HSC Students are invited to a breakfast at the school on Friday 16 December from 8:30am in the quad. ATARS will be released from 9am on the day and students are welcome to use school computers to access this.

Also outgoing Year 12 students are reminded that they need to sign out of school after returning any resources, textbooks. Laptops must be returned to TSO (Matt) for unlocking or delivery.

Sports Star Nathalie will be running in the capital

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Nov 292016
 

Good luck to Nathalie Avery who will be competing at the Australian All-Schools ChampionshipNatAvery-DEX2s to be held in Canberra this weekend, where she will be representing NSW in the U14 girls 100m and the U14 girls 4X100m relay
Nathalie Avery was awarded Daily Examiner Junior Sportsperson of the Year for 2016, a great achievement for this running superstar.

Year 11/12 Market Day 29/11/16

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Nov 292016
 

Today is market day in the Canteen area at lunchtime. Canteen will be closed but other foods will be for sale.

White Ribbon day

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Nov 282016
 

On Friday 25th November, South Grafton High School participated in a pledge for White Ribbon Day. We had members from the council come to school to give some brief information about Domestic Violence and also local police officers. The event was a great success and many students from all years came to sign the pledge to stand up against domestic violence. Staff also attended and showed their support for a great cause.

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Aboriginal Excellence Awards 2016

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Nov 282016
 

On Wed 23rd November the Aboriginal Excellence Awards were held in Yarrawarra, to recognise the efforts of both Aboriginal staff and students in the area. Arianna Fritz did an excellent job as MC for the presentation ceremony.

Congratulations to Travis O’Connor who received an award for his dedication and success in sport.

Congratulations also to Aunty Berice and Uncle Roger Duroux who both received awards for their outstanding contribution to Aboriginal education, the local community and their efforts and support with our senior Aboriginal Studies class.

It was a great event to see so many students and staff being recognised and awarded for their efforts.

Travis and Arianna Travis

 

“Maths Online” is coming to SGHS

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Nov 252016
 

The Mathematics Department are offering students an online tutoring program next year to help those who are struggling with maths or those who want to work ahead. It is called Maths Online and students have been given a free trial for the remainder of 2016. Passwords can be obtained from their Mathematics teachers.

All seniors will be given access to Maths Online as part of their fees for 2017 and juniors will also have the opportunity by paying the $12 fee to the front office. For any more information, please see Mr Lock (Relieving Head Teacher Mathematics and the administrator of Maths Online).

www.mathsonline.com.au/freetrial

Year 7 Swim/ Survive Program

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Nov 252016
 

The Year 7 Swim/ Survive program for Year 7 students and will be held on Thursday, 8 December 2016.  Permission notes available from Mr Michaels in PE staffroom. In the Clarence region, we are surrounded by water and it is so important to have the proper skills to survive.

 

Self-Select classes 2017

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Nov 252016
 

ALL Self-Select notes need to be returned to HTs of appropriate KLAs by 28 November if you would like to be considered for the 2017 Self select classes. Notes can be collected from the science staffroom, or download from here.

Activities Days

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Nov 212016
 

Activities days will be held in week 10 and students must make sure they submit their choices to the front office as soon as possible. Booklets were issued to students last week.