National Simultaneous Storytime 2022

25th May 2022 National Simultaneous Storytime is an event held every year, often in May, where an Australian picture book is celebrated all around Australia by being read on one particular day in schools, childcare centres, book shops, family homes, libraries and other places. This event, organised by ALIA (the Australian Library and Information Association),…

Open Day 2022

29th May, 2022 At our Open Day 2022, there were many opportunities to learn about our academic and co-curricular offerings, experience our facilities and engage with our community.  We loved our community spending time with staff and students, enjoying performing arts performances and sports presentations, viewing academic and cocurricular displays, tours of the campus, and…

Library Scoop Year 7 & 8 Term 2 2022

This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20 The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials for reading ideas and promotions that support this. Click the Instagram logo to head straight to our page. Click the Library Scoop…

Library Scoop Years 9 – 12 Term 2 2022

This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20 The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials for reading ideas and promotions that support this. Click the Instagram logo to head straight to our page. Click the Library Scoop…

Library Scoop Years 5 – 6 Term 2 2022

This year the library has adopted the hashtag #AHStimes20 The idea behind this is that we encourage all students, staff and caregivers to read for 20 minutes a day. Follow us on socials for reading ideas and promotions that support this. Click the heading below to head straight to the newsletter.

New Books for Term 2 2022

So many new books have dropped in Term 2 2022! Ignite your love of reading and spark a life long journey of learning! #AHStimes20 Suggest a book or request a resource Follow our Instagram page to stay up to date! check out this reel for our latest Junior books! check out this reel for our…

Cre8 Lab Workshop #3 3D Tinkercad Design and Printing

Term 1, 2022 Cre8 Lab student learned about 3D design platform Tinkercad. Tinkercad lets users create objects by manipulating shapes before adding or subtracting them from other shapes. Tinkercad is an intuitive program that the students quickly picked up to get started on their 3D models. Students can then save their design files and transfer…

Cre8 Lab Workshop #2 Blackout Poetry Competition

Term 1, 2022 Blackout Poetry is a form of “found poetry” where you select words that inspire you from a page in a book. Then you “redact” all the words you don’t want. This is often done with a black marker, hence the name “blackout poetry”. Your chosen words will form a new message, giving the text a whole…

Cre8 Lab Workshop #1 Macramé Coasters

14th October, 2021 Cre8 Lab students learned to make round macramé coasters. Macramé is the ancient art of knotting rope to make textiles that create useful and artistic objects. The coasters are made from two types of knots: larks head and clove hitch. The knots follow a circular pattern and the pattern develops with additional…

Makerspace Activities in Action Term 1 2022

Term 1, 2022 We had a chaotic start to the year with the first two weeks of school delayed due to the pandemic. Over the following weeks many students and staff were absent due to being close contacts or having Covid-19, and had to isolate and work from home. Then in Week 6 the school…