Archive | November 9, 2015

Newcastle Permanent Maths competition

Each year our school enters this great competition, open to yr 5 and 6 students. This year there were over 18,000 entrants from the region and many of our students achieved amazing results!

Achieving a merit certificate (placing in the top 45%), well done to Max, Nelson, Gill, Zane, Jacob, Elijah, Calvin, Freya and Jarvis.

Achieving a distinction (placing in the top 15% of participants), well done to Louis, Joseph, Adrian, Cala, Mikayla, Sarah, Sam, Vincent, Sachin, Sia and Patrick.

We had 4 students achieve a High Distinction for placing in the top 100. Congratulations to Joe (58th), Lachlan (49th), Dan (33rd) and a special mention to Jack who placed 5th and was also awarded a district prize. Congratulations!




ICAS English

Well done to everyone who entered this year’s ICAS English contest. Students received some great results at our assembly today.

Participation: Patrick and Lucas

Merit: Freya (top 43%) and Sophia (top 43%)

Credit: Elsie (top 21%), Sachin (top 29%), Cai (top 20%), Adrian (top 35%) and Max (top 22%)

Distinction: Sia (top 10%), Lachlan (top 10%) and Sarah (top 3%)