This is a reminder about the NAPLAN online SRT we will be running during week 10 with our Year 8 students. If you are the parent of a Year 8 student, could you please ensure your child has downloaded the NAPLAN browser to their device for the tests on Monday. You can use this link … Continue reading Year 8 NAPLAN School Readiness Test (SRT)
You may have heard that NAPLAN online is proposed to be introduced across Australia from 2018. NAPLAN online will provide better assessment, more precise results and faster turnaround of information. Your child’s results will be returned to you faster, within a couple of weeks rather than a couple of months. Between 11 and 22 September … Continue reading NAPLAN ONLINE – TRIAL OF THE NEW ONLINE ASSESSMENT PLATFORM
We are a little ahead of schedule and are expecting to arrive at 7pm. It was a fantastic performance and a beautiful day. So good!
We have a fantastic opportunity for 20 of our Year 9/10 students to attend a performance at the Opera House in Sydney to watch Bell Shakespeare perform Macbeth. All Year 10 English classes are studying Macbeth and will be offered places on the excursion first before opening up the excursion to Year 9 students. If your … Continue reading ‘Macbeth’ at the Opera House Anyone?
WHAT Please use this link to view a clip about the EOL process. Our EOL evening is a time set aside for your child to exhibit their learning to you. They will explain where they are, how they got there and what they need to do next. The exhibition is student led and teachers will … Continue reading 5-10 Exhibition of Learning (EOL) Evening
Bell Shakespeare is coming to perform for us here at Harrison school on Wednesday 7 June. This is a fantastic opportunity for our 7-10 students to see a performance by one of Australia's top theater companies that will enhance students' understanding and enjoyment of Shakespeare. There are only 180 spots available and places will fill … Continue reading Bell Shakespeare Performance
LOVE YOUR SISTER BIG HEART PROJECT - FUNDRAISER We are collecting 5 cent coins for Connie and Samuel Johnson’s Big Heart Project. Please drop off any 5 cent coins to the Library before Wednesday 10 May. http://www.loveyoursister.org
Dear parents and carers Our school had been planning to move to online testing for NAPLAN this year. Unfortunately we have been advised that there are technical issues with the testing system that cannot be adequately resolved before the May NAPLAN test dates. Therefore no schools in the ACT will use online testing this year. … Continue reading NAPLAN 2017 Changes
As you are aware, NAPLAN is coming up in Term 2 and students will be completing the tests between May 9 and May 19 (Term 2 Week 3-4). Federal, state and territory education ministers have agreed that NAPLAN will move online from 2017 – over a two-to-three year period. This means moving NAPLAN from the … Continue reading NAPLAN ONLINE Year 7 & 9
In May of every year, students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 take part in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). NAPLAN will move online from 2017, over a three-year period. States and territories determine when their schools commence NAPLAN Online. In the ACT, all tests apart from Year 3 Writing, … Continue reading NAPLAN Online Information Session