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THS P&C

Next Meeting: Wednesday 17/10/18
THS P&C Hosted Information & Education Session

“Our Canteen”

If you want to see a great example of what a modern student-driven initiative looks like, then come along to the P&C meeting on the 17th of October to hear the ​Student Canteen Management Team discuss their achievements and progress in improving the school canteen over the last 12 months, and share their vision for the next year.

When: Every 3rd Wednesday of the month
Where: A Block - Staff Common Room
Time: 7:30pm
Agenda - attached

To find out more about the THS P&C, please click here:
Link to our P&C Facebook page, please click here:

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G'day USA

G'day USA information night will be held at THS in the Saff Common Room on Thursday 25 October at 6pm.

Please see attached document for more information.

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Orientation Day - Year 7 2019

Orientation Day Tuesday 4/12/18.

Orientation Day Letters have been mailed to parents that have returned all requested information. Please contact the office if you have not received this letter. Further information regarding this function will be posted in Term 4.

Dress Code: Primary School Uniform.

Photo of the Month Competition

September 2018 - Sports or Leisure
Winner: R Flokstra Yr 10
Highly Commended: R To Yr 8
Congratulations to all who submitted.

2018 October Theme : Pets. Entries close by 31/10/18 and winners will be announced at the following assembly.
You can see other entries by clicking here. Please submit photographs to Ms. Rossi at belinda.rossi2@det.nsw.edu.au

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SPORTS

Thursdays Sports Yrs 8 - 11
18 October 2018(see attached doc)

2018 THS Info & Records (pdf)
Houses
Ford
Gould 
Jackson
Neall

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THS Careers Website

Turramurra High School Careers - New Website

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the HSC, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

link to Careers page

link to new Careers Website

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UAC 2020

The "UAC University Entry Requirements for 2020" is for Year 10 students and their parents. It contains valuable information on career interest areas and what would be good HSC subjects to study to help you move forward onto that pathway. It also contains information as to whether particular university degrees have pre-requisites that must be studied at high school before being accepted into a university course. Look closely at the University of Sydney, as they have recently changed many of their courses and requirements regarding the need to study 2 unit Mathematics.

Download the attached booklet below

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2018 - Take a Bow

For several years, Turramurra High School has offered extracurricular drama classes on Monday afternoons for Years 7 and 8 students called Take a Bow. Attached is the information about the classes and payment details.

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2018 Sound Studio

If your child loves to sing, they might be interested in joining The Sound Studio, which meets in A3 each Friday at lunchtime. Attached is the information about the sessions and payment details.

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Inside Out Movie

Inside Out at Turramurra High School

FROM FUTURE-FOCUSED LEARNING, 2 MAR 2016

Turramurra High School presents our innovative learning space "Inside Out". This movie follows the journey from dream to reality and shows the possibility of transforming traditional spaces for future-focused learning! Talin and Gemma's Filmpond editor was Jeremy Krause

Click on the Read More to open the link. Enjoy

 

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Lockers 2018

We are pleased to announce that the lockers are now available for hire.

Click on download for the Locker Charter (pdf)

1. Application - Click here to complete the on-line form.

2. Payment - We recommend payment by Parent Online Payment (POP). Click here and click on Make a Payment button.
    Small lockers are $30 -  H:140mm W:375mm D:420mm great for student devices
    Large lockers are $40 - H:420mm W:295mm D:340mm

3. Locker Charter - see attached - This must be completed and returned to the school prior to locker distribution.

 

 

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Office of ESafety / Online Safety / Bullying / Digital Thumbprint

The information attached is to provide you with some resources that you can access to support your young person in being a responsible digital citizen. It will also outline initiatives being undertaken at Turramurra High School to educate students about acting safely and responsibly in the online environment.

To find out more please download the attached document below or click on the link below.

Office of Children's eSafety Commissioner

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InSITE - Movie

InSITE - Reimagining Initial Teacher Education at Turramurra HS

FROM BEGINNING TEACHER SUPPORT, 25 MAY 2016

Turramurra High School and UTS are partnering in an exciting project to reimagine initial teacher education. The InSITE project provides new opportunities to transform the future of teaching in NSW. Stephanie's Filmpond editor was Max Gillon

Please click on - Read More to see our great short movie on InSite

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THS Wellbeing - Instagram

Turramurra HS has created a wellbeing focused Instagram page. 

The page name is @thswellbeing

The page will be dedicated to posting messages promoting positive physical and emotional health and self care. 

We look forward to sharing positive messages with our community.  Link

NS5

The NS5 (North Shore Secondary Schools Partnership) is an innovative partnership between the five secondary schools in the North Shore area. The partnership includes Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, St Ives, Chatswood and Killara High Schools working together to take advantage of the opportunities that accrue from inter-school collaboration and co-ordinated operations across five local public secondary schools serving adjacent localities on the North Shore. The schools pursuing this partnership are: Chatswood High School, Killara High School, Ku-ring-gai High School, St Ives High School and Turramurra High School. Click here - website and further information.

Community Notices

PCYC- Safe Drivers Course

The Safer Drivers Course involves two modules:

 Module one: A three-hour facilitated group discussion on how to manage risks on the road. This will involve a maximum of twelve participants and will be delivered by a facilitator.

Module two: A two-hour in-vehicle coaching session to develop low-risk driving strategies. This will involve two participants and a coach. Course cost: $140

Participants must have completed 50 hours of actual on-road driving experience to be eligible for the course. Credits gained under the 3 for 1 scheme cannot be included.

Participants who complete the course will receive 20 hours credit recorded in their learner driver log book.

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Tuning into Teens - Chatswood 31/10 to 2811/18

 

5 SESSION PARENTING COURSE FOR PARENTS OF TEENS

Would you like to learn how to:

  • Communicate effectively with your teenager?
  • Understand your teenager?
  • Help your teenager with emotional intelligence and managing emotions?
  • Prevent some teenager behaviour problems?
  • Teach your teenager to deal with conflict?

Download the attached flyer for all the information.

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