Congratulations to the 33 students from Year 9 and 10 who went to the University of Newcastle and competed in the finals of the Science and Engineering Challenge. Our school came 3rd on our day of finals – a great result and our best placing in the competition, compared to previous years. The Science and TAS faculties looking forward to working with next year’s competitors.
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Congratulations to all our Year 12 Industrial Technology students for finishing their major projects. The TAS faculty were very excited to see our first cohort of Graphics students complete their projects, along with another cohort of Timber students. The culmination … Continue reading
Year 12 Hospitality students recently created their own cafe, for the unit “Serve food and beverages to customers”. They created the menu, organised the set up of the cafe and invited staff to be their customers. It was a great way to display their food and beverage skills, as well as work as a team. Our Principal, passed on the following message to Year 12 Hospitality:
Dear Barry & Co
Thank you for a delicious morning tea and excellent dining experience.
Not to mention the yummy follow up, cupcake.
All the best in your culinary endeavours.
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As part of the unit of work about Food For Special Occasions, Year 10 Food Technology students recently had a go at decorating cupcakes. Check out their gallery of themed cupcakes. Their next challenge, will be to design a Birthday … Continue reading
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Year 8 Technology classes and Year 9 Industrial Technology – Engineering, had a fun day learning more about STEM, thanks to the Technology Roadshow, delivered by the University of Wollongong. Check out the gallery of fun photos, as our students … Continue reading
2015 Subject Selection Year 9 talk
At the end of Term 2, TAS staff spent time talking to Year 8 about subjects the faculty has on offer for Year 9 electives. Parents should also have received a letter from the school inviting them to the Subject Selection Evening which is being held part way through the Parent Teacher Interview evening on Monday 10th August. Members from the TAS faculty, along with other faculties, will be available on the evening to talk to parents and carers about TAS electives. There will also be a display of current students projects.
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A teddy bear’s picnic that is. Year 9 Textiles Technology students recently celebrated the completion of their second unit of work, the construction of a child’s toy. The teddy bears certainly enjoyed munching on the mini cupcakes!
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Year 11 Textiles and Design were given the opportunity to participate in a JELLY ROLL relay. Firstly teams were formed and then the fun began. Sewing even straight lines is critical in patchwork and quality control was important. The other … Continue reading