NAPLAN Online school readiness test

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Aug 152017
 

This term from 14 August to 22 September schools across NSW will be participating in the NAPLAN Online school readiness test. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run’ designed to help schools assess their technical and administrative readiness for the transition to NAPLAN Online. students in years 7 and 9 will be participating in the readiness test between Monday 11 September and Friday 15 September 2017. The readiness test will involve students in year 3, 5, 7 and 9 sitting two, 40-minute assessments, a writing test and a combined numeracy/literacy test. (Year 3 students will not participate in the writing test). Student participation in the readiness test is an opportunity for them to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online test format. It is not an assessment of student ability and there will be no reporting of student results It is important to note that participation in the school readiness test has no effect on students’ NAPLAN results from the paper-based tests students sat in May. There’s a lot more information on the department’s NAPLAN Online website

 

 

Current House Points

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Jun 052017
 

House.                Alpha          Beta         Gamma             Delta
Athletics               698             259             759                    509
Swimming            392.           214              508                   244
X Country            287.            398.            737                    570
Total                    1377             1069          2004                 1323
Mathew McKee
Sport Coordinator SGHS

New Trade Skills Centre opened by MP Kevin Hogan

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Dec 142016
 
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Film Competition 2017

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Dec 072016
 

Simply make a <5min short film or documentary with an ability/disability theme and submit by June 30, 2017. Our website is now up to date with the 2017 details. Whilst there you can still watch all of our 194 2016 finalists.FLYER-FocusOnAbilityFilComp2017

Cuberider launching December

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Oct 282016
 

“October’s Upon Us, Our Eyes to the Stars.CuberiderLogo

Hi Cuberiders, Exciting news! Our student code is the hands of NASA and we’re eagerly awaiting the launch in Japan on December 9th. We will soon be sharing some great ways that your school can be involved.

Keep on innovating!
-The Cuberider Team”

Year 9 students programming for Space

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Sep 202016
 

An enthusiastic group of year 9 students have worked collaboratively to code science experiments for the International Space Station.  Students worked with their Science teachers Mr Denley and Mr Worrell as well as with IT teacher Mrs Worthing and IT support Mr White to learn about space and use Python to code their experiments. They used a SAGAN module and Raspberry Pi to test their coding in the classroom. These students were involved in the Cuberider program that draws on a STEM approach to learning.

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