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Maths Stars!

Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year’s Australian Maths Competition. There were hundreds of thousands of entrants across the country who participated in this challenging problem solving event. Well done!

Certificate of Proficiency: Chelsea, Amie, Edie, Noah, Dexter, Zali, Julian, Hamish Ma, Callum, Annabelle & Rowan

Credit: Will (top 40%), Hamish Mo (top 33%), Fin (top 52%), Grayson (top 42%), Emma (top 40%), Coco (top 32%), Kynan (top 40%) & Henry (top 30%)

Distinction: Ellen (top 19%), Oliver (top 18%), Norah (top 13%) and Raquel (top 6%)

Best in School: Raquel – for our school’s highest standardised score.

Newcastle Permanent Maths Competition

Well done to all of our Stage 3 students who took part in the Newcastle Permanent Mathematics competition last term. Students received their results at yesterday’s assembly and they performed exceptionally well!

Merits (top 45%) – Amira, Rowan, Zali, Luisa, Annabelle, Noah, Dexter, Mika & Edie

Distinctions (top 15%) – Ellen, Amie, Archie, Will, Jules, Fin, Chelsea, Grayson, Callum, Oliver, Norah & Sam

High Distinctions (top scorers – out of c. 10,000 year group participants) – Henry (equal 68th), Hamish Ma (equal 68th), Kynan (equal 124th), Bobby (equal 124th), Coco (equal 124th), Julian (equal 124th), Emma (equal 69th), Raquel (equal 69th) & Hamish Mo (equal 69th).

Every year, Year 5 students who receive a High Distinction, are invited to the annual Maths Camp at Myuna Bay. Congratulations to Hamish Ma, Henry, Bobby, Julian, Coco and Kynan! 

ICAS English

What a great way to start off Term 4 with lots of amazing ICAS English results. Well done, everyone!

Participation: Hamish Ma, Zali, Ellen and Amie

Credits: Noah (top 20%), Hamish Mo (top 34%), William (top 16%), Jules (top 13%), Mika (top 13%), Fin (top 20%), Grayson (top 34%), Julian (top 35%), Sam (top 24%), Annabelle (top 15%), Henry (top 24%) and Norah (top 19%)

Distinctions: Callum (top 5%), Coco (top 3%), Amira (top 3%), Luisa (top 3%), Emma (top 2%), Raquel (top 7%), Chelsea (top 5%)

High Distinction: Rowan (top 1%) and recipient of the Principal’s Award

ICAS Writing

Well done to everyone who took part in this year’s ICAS Writing. Students received their results at our assembly today and should be very proud of their wonderful achievements.

Participation: Rowan, Annabelle, Coco, Julian, Amira (top 48%), Fin, Luisa (top 48%), Grayson & Zali

Credits: Hamish Ma (top 29%), Edie (top 33%), Hamish Mo (top 25%), Archie (top 18%) & Amie (top 18%)

Distinctions: Noah (top 2%) & Ellen (top 9%), 

High Distinction: Emma (top 1%), Raquel (top 1%), Mika (top 1%) & Chelsea (top 1%)

The Principal’s Award went to Mika for her outstanding achievement! Well done, everyone.

ICAS Spelling

Well done to everyone who took part in this year’s ICAS Spelling. There’s always some incredibly difficult words and students should be very proud of their amazing achievements.

Participation: Zali, Hamish Ma, Archie, Grayson, Annabelle

Merits: Edie (top 40%), Luisa (top 37%)

Credits: Rowan (top 33%), Henry (top 21%), Amie (top 29%), Julian (top 33%)

Distinctions: Emma (top 2%), Noah (top 6%), Dexter (top 8%), Hamish Mo (top 8%), Cheslea (top 5%)

High Distinction: Raquel (top 1%)

The Principal’s Award went to Raquel for her outstanding achievement! Well done, everyone.

ICAS Science & Digital Technologies

Well done to everyone who took part in this year’s ICAS Science and Digital Technologies competitions. Students received their certificates today at our weekly assembly and there were some very impressive results!

Science

Participation –Hamish Ma, Amie and Grayson (top 47%) 

Merits – Annabelle (top 45%)

Credits – Sam (top 26%), Rowan (top 16%), Noah (top 26%), Kynan (top 16%), Julian (top 21%), Dexter (top 21%), Emma (top 36%), Fin (top 13%), Hamish Mon (top 17%), Archie (top 26%), Jules (top 30%), Will (top 36%) and Chelsea (top 36%)

Distinctions – Callum (top 7%), Raquel (top 2%)
Principal’s Award to Raquel!

 

Digital Technologies

Participation – Zali and Grayson

Merits – Amie (top 44%) and Rowan (top 43%)

Credits – Kynan (top 16%), Dexter (top 21%), Julian (top 36%), Fin (top 21%) and Will (top 28%)

Distinctions – Hamish Mon (top 8%), Norah (top 8%), Hamish Ma (top 5%), Raquel (top 5%), Emma (top 5%) and Annabelle (top 2%)
Principal’s award to Annabelle!

MCYA Stars!

Well done to all our clever mathematicians who took part in the Mathematics Challenge for Young Australians at the end of last term. The program provided students with a series of problems to work through and allowed them to collaborate and discuss strategies in small groups.  Congratulations on your effort and hard work completing this challenging challenge! Our super achievements are below:

Proficiency – Zali, Annabelle, Callum & Rowan

Distinctions – Will, Fin, Julian, Archie, Amie, Ellen, Hamish, Oliver, Norah, Hamish, Kynan, Raquel & Emma.

A special mention also to Emma and Raquel who achieved a perfect score!

Hall of Fame morning tea

Congratulations to all of our students who achieved Hall of Fame for Responsibility this term. Today they enjoyed a delicious morning tea with Mrs Schonberger.