Newsletter #4391 September 2017
From the PrincipalBack to Top
HSC Major Works, Year 12 Graduation Assembly and Annual Surveying
This past fortnight I have been inspired by the talents, efforts and application of our most senior students – Year 12.
Naplan Results
The following is a summary of a very pleasing overall set of results achieved by our students in the 2017 National Assessment Program.
Annual Presentation of Awards
As previously advised the 35th Annual Presentation of Awards will take place on Tuesday 12 December.
From the Chair of CouncilBack to Top
How does Council contribute to the School’s success?
Council’s mandate is to ensure the successful operation of the School.
Room 1
This term the Thursday-Friday program in Room 1 began a new Unit of Inquiry based around transport.
Room 3
During Term 3 the children who attend ECEC on Thursdays and Fridays in Room 3 have shown an interest in transport.
Book Parade
On Friday 25 August, ECEC participated in the School Book Week Parade ‘Escape to Everywhere’.
Junior SchoolBack to Top
Imagination
One of the wonderful things about working in a Junior School environment is the daily opportunity to witness the extraordinary imagination and creative minds of young children.
Year 6 Service Day
On 17 and 24 August, Year 6 were involved in a range of service activities.
Book Week
On Friday 25 August, ECEC and the Junior School dressed up as their favourite characters for the annual Book Parade.
E-Books
Not long to wait until Hills Grammar’s new ebook collection is ready to explore…
Junior Music - Term 4 Concerts
The Music Department will be hosting a number of concerts this term for students in the Junior School. Concerts are held in the RJP Performance Centre.
Sports Bulletin
The Sports Report contains information on Key Dates, Primary Sport, Touch Football, Basketball, Junior Dance, Football Club, Netball Club and the 2018 Sports Tour.
Grade Blogs
Please login to view the grades by blogs (K-6). The password is provided in the email link for newsletter sent to school community members.
Senior SchoolBack to Top
National HPE Day
National Health and PE Day is on Wednesday 6 September.
English is Lit: English Extension 2 Showcase
English Extension 2 is the paragon of HSC English courses.
HICES Debating Grand Final Here We Come!
This week, two of our debating teams were successful in progressing to the HICES Grand Final.
Sports Bulletin
The Sports Report contains information on Key Dates, Primary Sport, Touch Football, Basketball, Junior Dance, Football Club, Netball Club and the 2018 Sports Tour.
School TV
This month on SchoolTV - The Impact of Gambling.
CommunityBack to Top
Congratulations
Congratulations to Mrs Kelly Edwards (Junior School) and Rebecca Li (Year 11).
Sympathy
We extend our sympathy and heartfelt support to The Higgins family.
Class Parents
This term we have welcomed quite a few new families to Hills Grammar.
ECEC Open Morning
On Saturday 16 September the ECEC will be holding its first Open Morning, from 10-11.30am.
Hills Schools’ Expo
On Saturday and Sunday 9-10 September Hills Grammar will be represented at the Hills Schools’ Expo at Castle Hill Showground.
PAFA - Tea Towels
Our ECEC and primary students have produced the most wonderful self-portraits for their class tea towels.
Calling all Shoppers!
Our annual shopping tour is back!
PAFA
PAFA and the School Council are working together to make Hills Grammar a place that parents and students feel that they are part of the Hills Grammar family.
Father's Day Stall
Happy Fathers’ Day this Sunday for all the Hills Grammar fathers, grandfathers and carers.
Uniform Shop Term 4
Students are required to wear the summer uniform in Term 4.