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DecemberReturn to top
Parent information re stopwork meeting

Industrial Stopwork Meeting

Thursday 8th December, 8.30am - 10am... Read more

Rebecca Staats

University Medal for Bowral High Alumnus

The school was delighted to hear recently that one of our alumni and the school dux of 2011, Rebecca Staats, has been awarded the University Medal for her double Honours Arts Degree in Anthropology and Archaeology at Sydney University. Her thesis, on landscape, memory and identity in Ireland, employed research methods from both archaeology and anthropology. Rebecca said she can trace the origins of one section of her thesis back to 2010 and her Modern History historical research project she undertook with Mrs Martin at Bowral High. From little... Read more

NovemberReturn to top
PCYC Rainbow Run

PCYC Rainbow Run 2016

PCYC Southern Highlands is hosting its major fundraiser on Sunday 18th December. It is a fun run or walk rainbow run. The day will be full of colour, music, food trucks as well as bubble soccer and a giant slip'n'slide. More information is available on the PCYC website and events Facebook page. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rainbow-run-tickets-29207570630 https://www.facebook.com/rainbowrunmittagong/... Read more

Bowral Family Carols

Bowral Family Carols

It is time once again to mark our calendars for the Bowral Family Carols at the iconic Bradman Oval to take place on Thursday, 8 December 2016. Pack a blanket and dinner, dress your children as angels or wise men and join us for a community picnic at 5:30pm. Food and drinks will be on sale as provided by Stumps Café. Several gratis activities are planned for the evening while families enjoy their dinner: a snow machine on site; a winter wonderland children's activity marquee; several face-painting artists, performances by the Pointe... Read more

Showcase 2016

Bowral High Students on the Silver Screen at Empire Cinema!

On Wednesday, 16th November, Bowral High School wowed parents and the community at the New Empire Cinemas with its annual Film Festival showcasing the achievements of Year 7 & 8 students. Fifteen short films starring Stage 4 students in front of, and behind, the camera entertained a crowd of 400 across two sell-out sessions. Red carpet, paparazzi, Oscar awards, chop tops, popcorn and live pre-show entertainment from our Year 7 & 8 Performing Arts students made it a night we will long remember. Your feedback is important! Please provide us with... Read more

Toby Croudson

Congratulations Toby Croudson!

Toby is the winner of the Laurie Constantine Award for the Most Outstanding representative in Secondary School Sport in the South Coast region of schools. He also wins a South Coast Sporting Blue. Toby will receive his award at a ceremony in Wollongong on 13 December.... Read more

2016 Showcase at the Empire Cinema

2016 Year 7 and 8 Showcase

Seize the date! Come and join us for a choc-top, popcorn, red carpet, 'oscar', paparazzi fuelled celebration of achievements of our youngest students at the Bowral Empire Cinema. Our End of Year Showcase ‘Film Festival' features 15 short films students from every Year 7 & 8 Class about their 2016 class projects. The Showcase will also celebrate and acknowledge the efforts of our Stage 4 students with 'oscars' and awards. Tickets on sale from the Finance Office NOW! What: Year 7 & 8 Showcase Finale Where: Bowral Empire Cinemas When: Wednesday... Read more

OctoberReturn to top
Reece Cole

Player Of The Year - Reece Cole

Year 12 student Reece Cole has won the Southern Highlands Youth Grade Soccer Player of the Year and also the Golden Boot for most goals scored. He was presented with his awards last Saturday night at the HSA association presentation night at the Mittagong RSL. Congratulations, Reece.... Read more

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

2016 Wingecarribee Grandparents Day

Wingecarribee Reconciliation Group in partnership with Yamanda Aboriginal Association invite you to join us to celebrate the contributions grandparents and older people make to their families and communities. Bring your grandparents or your grandchildren along and join in the activities which will include Aboriginal storytelling, didgeridoo playing, Indigenous games, face painting, arts & craft activities and history talks. There will be a BBQ lunch provided including bush tucker and drinks. Date: 30 October 2016 Time: 10.00am - 4.00pm... Read more

Highlands Family Centre

The latest newsletter from the Centre is available here (pdf 2884 KB) with information on a range of support activities for families in our local area, including a free 8 week course run on Wednesday nights discussing depression.... Read more

SeptemberReturn to top
Ellie

Student Leadership Team 2017

The student leadership team for 2017 has been elected. Ellie Jordan and Robert Jutrisa are our Captains Camille Benson and Peter Sullivan are our Vice Captains. The following students comprise the incoming Prefecture: Ellie Jordan, Robert Jutrisa, Camille Benson, Peter Sullivan, Liam Wilson, Zac Seville, Kellie Parsons, Rebecca Sharpe, Chelsea Bamber, Kara Davis, Patrick Bard, Katie Smith, Ashby Kerr, Jordanna Chapman, Bree Seymour, Georgia Nash, Stephanie Ryan, Olivia Harrington and Brittney Woodgate. Congratulations to all of the... Read more

Toby

2016 NSWCHS State Athletics Championships

13 Students represented Bowral High School and the South Coast Region at the NSWCHS State Athletics Championships. The event was held at Sydney Olympic Park on 7-9 September. Our representatives achieved the following results: Toby Croudson 16 boys 800m - 3rd. 1500m - 6th. Kara Davis 17+ girls 4x100m relay - 10th. Blake Friedrich 17+ boys triple jump - 7th. 110m hurdles - 13th. Baila Hernandez 17+ girls 100m hurdles - 10th. 4x100m relay - 10th. Sebastian Hernandez 13 boys 90m hurdles - 9th. high jump = 9th. Ava Jones 13 girls high jump - 8th.... Read more

Library

Your Opinion - Library Upgrade

Bowral High School is upgrading the school library in order to make it an even more inviting, comfortable and welcoming place for 21st century learning. All members of our school community are invited and encouraged to complete the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KTZM5D7 Attached to each question in the survey is a library layout with pictures of each of the items to choose form (desks shapes, furnishing etc). Thank you for taking part.... Read more

Steve Waugh cricket clinic

Steve Waugh Cricket Clinic

Steve Waugh Cricket and the Bradman Foundation are delighted to announce their first-ever joint cricket clinic at the historic Bradman Oval and world class Museum this September school holidays. This is a great opportunity for any students who are interested in improving their skills, as the clinic covers all aspects of batting, bowling, wicketkeeping and fielding. There will be an introduction and presentation from the Bradman Team, with admission into the Bradman Museum included.... Read more

Sausage sizzle

P&C Election Day Fundraiser

Our P&C will be putting on a fundraiser BBQ/Cake Stall on Local Council Election Day, Saturday 10th September at Bowral High School Hall. Please come and support our school. Bring cakes, slices, biscuits and eggs to the Student Window on Friday 9th September for the P&C Cake stall/BBQ. Donations of cakes etc are also welcome when you come along to vote. Parent and student volunteers are very welcome - please contact Mr Staats or the front office to put your name down as a helper.... Read more

Year 12 Artwork

Year 12 Visual Art Body Of Works

Year 12 Visual Art students will be exhibiting their Body of Work at the Milk Factory Gallery in Bowral from Friday the 2nd of September for one week. Everyone has worked very hard to be ready for this event. All are welcome to come along and show your support at the official opening to take place from 5pm. Check out some images of the students with their art works in the gallery section at the bottom of the homepage.... Read more

Speak Act Lead students

40 Day Kindness Project

YEAR 7 SPEAK, ACT, LEAD CAMP launches our 40 DAY KINDNESS PROJECT (40DayKP) by making 600 birthing kits for the Birthing Kit Foundation of Australia. These kits are designed to to help women in developing countries access clean and safe birthing environments; this reduces the incidence of infant and maternal morbidity and mortality. Congratulations Year 7 for making a positive difference in the world with your kindness project of global dimensions! Year 7 will lead our 40DAYKP at school. See our 40DAYKP facebook page... Read more

AugustReturn to top
Nursing graduates

Our Nursing Graduates

The Graduation for Nursing students was held at Liverpool Catholic Club on Tuesday 23 August. Graduating students from Bowral High School were Anna Isbester, Josie Prohm, Rufina Ferrer, Harriet Young and Maddie Lockhart. They have been studying Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Assisting in Nursing Work in Acute Care) as part of their HSC through Bowral Hospital and are now fully qualified AIN's (Assistants in Nursing) with 135 hours of clinical practice. Anna Isbester also received an Outstanding Achievement Award for Commitment... Read more

Bowral High Athletes Excel

On Thursday 16 June, 100 BHS students traveled to the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra to compete at the Zone Athletics Championships. The weather was kind and we saw some fabulous performances with more than 50 students qualifying for the South Coast Regional Athletics Championships. Special mentions go to Kaleb Bell of year 9, Toby Croudson of year 11 and Matthew Vine of year 12 who were crowned Zone Age Champions for their respective age groups. It must also be noted that for the first time in many years, BHS did not win the... Read more

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Cricket Season

The 2016/17 cricket season is fast approaching and Bowral Cricket Club will be accepting registrations for junior players this school term. This season, there has been a revised competition structure and format designed to encourage greater player participation and enjoyment. Bowral Cricket Club Registrations (for ages 6 years old to 15 years old) Bradman Pavilion Sunday 11/9/16 11am - 2pm Wednesday 14/9/16 4pm - 5.30pm Sunday 18/9/16 11am - 2pm Competition Starts Saturday 8th October (the last Saturday of the next school holidays). Further... Read more

Book week display

Book Week At BHS

From Monday 15th August, until Friday 26th August, 2016 Bowral High School library will be celebrating Book Week (yes 2 weeks). In April each year the Children's Book Council of Australia gathers together all the books written in Australia by Australian authors that are aimed at children 1 – 18 years of age and determines which ones deserve to be recognised with an award. There are 6 categories (both fiction and non-fiction) and usually 6 books in each category will be shortlisted. There are hundreds of books for the Children's Book Council to... Read more

Apprenticeship Information Night

This is a free event to be held at the Mittagong RSL Club on Tuesday August 2nd from 6.00pm – 7.30pm. We encourage students and parents to this event, even if they have not registered they are welcome to come along. The Agenda will be as follows: What are Apprenticeships and Traineeships and Statistics Employer Expectations Apprentice Interview Finding the right job – 5 Steps Introduction to all Employment Partners and how they can help.... Read more

JulyReturn to top
Atom Bear Poster

Atom Bear - The Musical

The fabulous world premiere of our own original school production is in its final stages. Tickets are on sale from the Finance Office or via the phone (48 61 2255) or online payment via the ‘POP" (parents online payment) service (link on school webpage next to "contact us"). Performances Friday 19th August 7pm, Saturday 20th August, 12pm (matinee), Saturday 20th August, 7pm.... Read more

BHS School front

Year 7 in 2017 - Information For Parents

A reminder for Year 6 Parents and Care providers that information was posted to enrolling families in June and required some action on your behalf. Have you booked your Personalised Learning Plan meeting? Bowral High School staff are hoping to meet as many students and their parents as possible at the PLP meetings. The PLP meetings are being held at: Mittagong PS on Monday 25 July Bowral PS on Wednesday 27 July Hill Top PS on Friday 29 July Colo Vale PS on Monday 1 August and on two days at Bowral High School Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4... Read more

JuneReturn to top

Subject Selections For Year 11, 2017

Year 10 to REDO Year 11 2017 Subject Selections After receiving feedback from students and their parents, the school has decided to redo the subject selection process for Year 11, 2017. Students are to choose, using Webchoices and their EXISTING WEBCHOICE code, 9 subjects from (the subject list provided) in ORDER OF PREFERENCE. This means that the subject they put as their first choice (preference number '1' is the subject they MOST want, preference number '2' the subject they want most next etc., with the subject they list as choice 9 is... Read more

WFSS calendar

Wingecarribee Family Support Service

The Wingecarribee Family Support Service has released its Term 3 schedule of activities. All activities are free of charge and all materials are supplied.... Read more

July holiday activities

Holiday Activities

The Highlands Youth Centre is running activities throughout the holidays. See the flyer for more detail or find them at facebook.com/highlandsyc... Read more

Learner Driver Promo

Latest Learner Driver Workshop

The Free Learner Driver Parent Workshop is set up to help parents and supervisors of learners with practical advice about safe driving techniques, benefits of low risk driving and current laws for L and P licence holders. The next FREE Council Learner Driver Workshops will be held in the upcoming school holidays: Parent Workshop. Wednesday 6th July. 6pm in Moss Vale. Parents and learner to gain hints and tips about the driving process. Learner Driver Log Book Run. Sunday 17th July. 10am in Moss Vale. A great time for learners to gain actual... Read more

Bowral's Got Talent 2016 !!

Join us Wednesday night for a celebration of the talent within our Bowral Community of Schools, featuring performances by 200 students from our partner primary schools and Bowral High. The concert will also include a Combined Schools Choir of over 100 voices and a Combined Schools Concert Band of 80 performers who will play up a storm. The concert starts at 6pm in the Bowral High Hall. Doors open at 5.30pm and food will be available for sale from 5pm. The concert should conclude by 8.30pm. Entry prices: Adult $10 Child/Student $5 Family of 4... Read more

Songlines

Songlines: The Living Narrative Of Our Nation

The Wingecarribee Shire Council will be having a NAIDOC Flag Raising Ceremony on Monday 4th July at the Civic Centre in Moss Vale to open a week of celebration. Complete details can be found at WSC NAIDOC Celebrations (pdf 475 KB)... Read more

Marcus Corowa

NAIDOC Week 2016

Jason Williamson Management are pleased to announce that Marcus Corowa will be embarking on a education and music tour, visiting schools throughout Canberra and New South Wales to share his music, stories and the importance of dreaming. He will be appearing at Bowral High School on the 1st of July. Marcus will be meeting and engaging with students of all years through performances and interactive workshops to celebrate 2016 NAIDOC Week. Marcus will be joining in on school festivities to share his thoughts and experiences on this years NAIDOC... Read more

Trivia night fundraiser

Reaching 4 Korina Trivia Night

The fund raising committee for Korina Valentine has organised two new events to help find money for prosthetics for Korina. Please support their efforts. Details are below.... Read more

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Languages Studied at BHS Survey

With the retirement of staff there is an opportunity to review the languages we would like to see taught at Bowral High School. The results of this survey will help the school map the future language courses available for study in the school. For your input, please follow the link: Languages Survey... Read more

Year 10 UOW Excursion Is On

Those students travelling with Mrs Beasley to Wollongong University on Tuesday 7th June need to meet her at the front of the school by 7.15am in full school uniform and enclosed shoes. Bring your lunch (not money).... Read more

Community Announcement

Community Announcement To Parents

Centerlink has now changed the way families can claim the Lump Sum Family Tax Benefits. Parents who DO NOT receive their Family Tax Benefits on a fortnightly basis MUST NOW complete a 2015 lump sum claim form. The Deadline to do this is 30 June 2016. If this is not completed by the deadline they will miss out.... Read more

MayReturn to top
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Year 10 into Year 11 Subject Selection & Information Evening

Bowral High School Year 10 into Year 11 Subject Selection Evening for students and parents/carers will be held on Thursday 2nd June, in the school library from 7pm - 8pm.... Read more

Under 18 Open-Mic Night

The Glass Cafe in Mittagong is having an under 18 open mic night this Friday. More information is available at GlassCafe Find GlassCafe on facebook to read about a video clip to be made after the show.... Read more

Parent and Student Information Evening

Wednesday 25th May, 4:30pm at BHS Topic: HSC marking, grading, and how HSC results are determined Be informed to make good subject selections for Year 11 Find out how different subjects and students of different abilities in the same class influence HSC results Learn how to maximise HSC results with an improved understanding of HSC marking... Read more

Transport NSW Application Changes

From 12th May 2016, applications for free school travel in rural and regional NSW will need to be completed online instead of using paper forms. The change only affects the application process; no changes to public transport services are planned. If the student has already been approved for school travel and their address, school or name changes, you will need to update the details at Change Details The application form and further information regarding eligibility and frequent questions can be found at TransportNSW... Read more

HSC summer class 2017

2017 HSC Summer Master Class

Year 11 students can now register their interest in participating in the 2017 HSC Summer Master Class program through the University of Wollongong. Students who join the mailing list will be kept up to date with program offerings and application timeframes, as this information becomes available.... Read more

From The Library

It is with great pleasure that we have the opportunity to thank two great supporters of the Bowral High School Library. Firstly, we wish to thank the wonderful ladies of the Bowral Country Women's Association for their generous donation that allowed us to purchase these two books. "The Somme & Verdun, 1916 Remembered", Written by Major General Julian Thompson and "A Soldier, a Dog and a Boy", Written by Libby Hathorn. Secondly, we wish to thank the staff of The Brown Bookshop, Bowral, who generously topped up the amount of money that the... Read more

Mr Bleasdale

BHS Athletics Carnival 2016

The Bowral High athletics carnival will be held this Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th May. All students are expected to attend. PROGRAM Wednesday: Sports uniform is to be worn on this day. Assembly athletics events normal sport from lunchtime till 3.20pm A normal Roll Call will be held in the morning, followed by an assembly in the quad. Students will move off to their first event in age groups under the instruction of Mr Morris. Students will go to normal Sport activities in the afternoon. Thursday: Dress up to support your House!! ... Read more

AprilReturn to top

BHS Library Redesign Competition.

Entries Close 27th May 2016 Rules and Criteria for Judging Entries: 1. The design must use the current library space (top of B-Block) 2. The design creates a flexible purpose/usage of library as a 21st Century learning space (e.g. can be used for private study/research, regular classes, group work, meetings, workshops, presentations, Year 12 study space, NAPLAN/tests, lunchtime clubs etc). 3. The design will not make structural changes (cannot move internal walls etc) but ceiling, wall and floor finishes can be altered. 4. Submissions must... Read more

Toby Croudson

Another excellent effort by Toby Croudson

Year 11 student, Toby Croudson, has recently competed at the School Sport Australia Triathlon Championships held in Hervey Bay. Team Manager of the NSW All Schools Triathlon team, Scott Ashcroft, has written to Bowral High congratulating Toby on his exemplary behaviour. He wrote: " I cannot applaud him highly enough for the way he represented himself, his family and your school... Congratulations on the role your school is playing in developing this wonderful individual." We are very proud of the way Toby and his sister Tayla... Read more

April activities

Wollondilly School Holiday Activities

Community Links Wollondilly have released a list of activities available to students during the April school holidays. School holiday activities (pdf 1625 KB) Youth Boxing (pdf 1699 KB)... Read more

MarchReturn to top

Red Cross Emergency Services Volunteers

Southern Highlands Red Cross Volunteer Emergency Team is on call for all natural disasters and is seeking as much support as we can give. For more information contact Sandra on 0466 502 211 Red Cross Training Day (pdf 293 KB)... Read more

Offer

Family Energy Rebate

It takes just two minutes to apply online and once submitted the rebate application begins processing. Applying online can also be done from mobile, internet-enabled devices including smartphones and tablets. The application submission deadline is 11pm, Thursday 16 June 2016. More information is available from the Family Energy Rebate website, including eligibility criteria, application forms and frequently asked questions.... Read more

Becky's portfolio photo

Becky Westley

Former Bowral High student, Rebecca Westley has been moving forward in her dance career since deciding to study dance full time. She has received several exciting offers overseas and she will be looking at working with companies in Cannes and Bordeaux in France, Zurich in Switzerland, the Netherlands, and Verona in Italy as well as offers from Joffrey Ballet, USA a school in Virginia USA and a Canadian ballet company. Photos from her amazing portfolio showcase her ability and talent. Bowral High is very proud of Becky and wishes her every... Read more

New Library System Introduced

Bowral High School is now using the Oliver Library System. Instructions to allow students to access the new system online are provided in the following document. Oliver Library explained (pdf 298 KB)... Read more

Easter Cultural Tour

Easter Cultural Activity

Tribal Warrior Association is a not for profit organisation based in the Redfern area. They work with the local kids and community and raise funds for this through boating activities on Sydney Harbour. You can read all about them at www.tribalwarrior.org If you have nothing planned for the Easter weekend come and get involved in a Cultural Experience like no other.... Read more

outward bound Australia program

Outward Bound

Outward Bound Australia is an independent, not-for-profit outdoor education organisation that exists to empower people to discover, develop and achieve their full potential as individuals and future leaders. The Navigator program uses the wilderness and adventure based activities to build integrity, responsibility, resilience and compassion in 15-17 year olds. The core outcome is Striving To Be The Best You Can Be. For more information or to register online go to outwardbound.org.au. Some excellent footage of some of the activities undertaken... Read more

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Book Club!

Welcome to all our new book club members for 2016. This year we have some exciting activities planned. Firstly, we will be participating in the NSW Premiers Reading Challenge. The Challenge aims to encourage a love of reading for leisure and pleasure in students, and to enable them to experience quality literature. It is not a competition but a challenge to each student to read, to read more and to read more widely. Any student who is not in book club but would like to take part in the challenge please come and see Mrs Karakasch- Hawker in the... Read more

Raphael Lee has been selected for ARTEXPRESS

Raphael Lee and Artexpress

The Highlands Post has recently run an article on Raphael Lee's selection for ARTEXPRESS... Read more

FebruaryReturn to top

Parents and Teachers bbq

Year 7 have settled in well and are enjoying their time at Bowral High School. To celebrate a great start, parents and staff had a chance to meet at an informal barbecue last week. Photos are in the gallery below.... Read more

Bowral FC Registration Day

Bowral FC is holding a second registration day and would like to invite your school students to Register To Play football (soccer) on our upcoming winter season. Registration Day 2: Wednesday 24th February 2016, 4-5PM at Scottish Arms East Bowral. Registration Day 3: Wednesday 2nd March 2016, 4-5PM at Scottish Arms East Bowral. Full details at http://bowralfc.org.au/want-to-play/how-to-register... Read more

March Blue Light Disco

Venue: Mittagong RSL Date : Saturday 19th MARCH Times : 4pm to 6.30 pm Cost : $5.00 per child 4 – 14 years Parents and children under 4 free.... Read more

Swimming carnival

Swimming Carnival Results

The school swimming carnival was held on 9 February. Many students made the effort to get dressed up in their house colours and were involved in either novelty or competitive events. The results were: 1. Belmore 501 2. Hume 426 3. Gibraltar 425 4. Fitzroy 405 Three records were broken on the day by Toby Croudson in the 16yrs backstroke and 50m freestyle and by Axel Thomas who broke the 13yrs 100m freestyle record. Congratulations to both Toby and Axel. Congratulations also to the following age champions: Girls 12yrs Jessica Howell 13yrs... Read more

Year 7 students

Year 7 Parent/Teacher BBQ

Dear Year 7 Parents/ Careproviders, You are invited! Monday 15th February "Meet the Teachers BBQ" from 3.45pm to 5.30pm Year 7 have settled in well and are enjoying their time at Bowral High School. To celebrate a great start, we would love to see you and your family at this casual occasion to enjoy a light BBQ dinner and a chance to meet your child's teachers. In the past, this opportunity has been immensely helpful to both parents and staff and it's a great way to catch up with other parents too. Attending this BBQ will be the... Read more

Library News

The school library is revamping the fiction section and have books to give away free, please contact the school and ask for Mrs Bell-Mackie, the Teacher Librarian. The library is also looking for a mannequin to use to help display new resources. If you have one that you would like to donate, it would be greatly appreciated. Please contact the school and ask for Mrs Bell-Mackie.... Read more

CARNIVAL CANCELLED FOR THURSDAY 4th FEB

Due to inclement weather, the Swimming Carnival has been called off for today and postponed until Tuesday 9th February. All students are expected at school for normal Week A Thursday lessons.... Read more

JanuaryReturn to top

Bus Travel Notice

Please be advised that Berrima Buslines is unable to accept "Applications for Subsidised Travel" generated from the SSTS/Opal website. These application forms are for Opal Card applications only. As in previous years applications for Bus Travel must be completed on the blue Application Form and verified by the school before a bus pass can be issued. Any inquiries regarding this matter should be directed to Maureen North at : Berrima Buslines 90 Old Bowral Road PO Bos 212 Mittagong 2575 Ph 4871 3211... Read more

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Atom Bear - The Musical !

Stage 4 School Musical in 2016: Auditions Friday 5th February! Whereas this musical is a core project for 7L & 8L, all students in Years 7-10 are invited to audition for lead roles. The musical will be performed in Term 3, 2016. To access the audition material (a song and acting scripts) please log onto google classroom using your school/school email. Type the URL:https://classroom.google.com/ Click on the '+' button and enter the class code: msbfqx More information to follow at school. Thank you . Mr Staats.... Read more

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more