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Ms Harris last day

After 18 Years... Ms Harris' Last Day @WCS

Thank you Ms Harris for your wonderful contribution to our school and community. We will miss you. We wish you well for your future.... Read more

Yr 9 Romeo and Juliet Excursion

Location: Opera House, Sydney Date: Wednesday 15th August 2018 Time: 8.00am - 5.30pm approx. Travel: Train Cost: $13 for the performance: Return train ticket to Circular Quay $8.80 with concession card or $17.60 full price. Romeo and Juliet Excursion (pdf 59 KB)... Read more

CAPA TAP 2019 Audition Applications Here

Current Yr. 6 students transitioning to Wadalba Community School in 2019 and wishing to apply for the Creative and Performing Arts Talented Aspirational Program CAPA TAP, (formerly known as CAPA GATS) may apply online here. Music application form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfBQT8x43LJbH-eyYd27pfhBhvS9o1XAi93sXhp5myU3MOU5g/viewform?usp=sf_link Visual Arts application form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf4Nmt9ri9-_Ky9I6Ee2GRC9MhPugTD2ZS8uEaEowpOqH16ow/viewform?usp=sf_link Applications close: 2.30pm Friday 22nd July,... Read more

Year 11 STD and Advanced English HSC 2019 Student Day

HSC 2019 Student Day: Text and Human Experiences Location: International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour Excursion Date: Monday 29th October 2018 Deposit Due Date: Friday 3rd August 2018. Limited spaces are available for the excursion, to secure your place a deposit of $10 is required. Closing Date: Friday 21st September 2018 Travel: Train Cost: $49 plus train fare HSC 2019 Student Day (pdf 60 KB)... Read more

6-7 Targeted Sports Program Trials for 2019

To qualify for selection into the Wadalba Community School Targeted Sports Program, a student must either live in the local drawing area or have been accepted as an out of zone application. Date: Thursday 25th October 2018 Time: 12 - 2.00pm Venue: Morry Breen Sporting Complex (Wyong Leagues Club) Address: Wallarah Road, Kanwal Equipment: Students are to wear appropriate clothing for participation in their selection trial. Students are to provide their own water bottle and sun protection. No canteen facilities will be available on the day.... Read more

SECONDARY CARNIVALS 2018

Dear Parent/Caregivers, Please find attached information regarding WCS Swimming, Athletics and Cross Country Carnivals for this year. Also attached is the Swimming Carnival Permission Note. Carnival info & Swim Note (docx 99 KB)... Read more

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Impression of new Alexandria Park Community School

More new classrooms, preschool places and teachers in $17.3 billion education budget

NSW Budget 2018 features historic firsts for education, including record funding to expand the number of new and upgraded schools, unprecedented investment to air condition more classrooms and universal pre-school for three year olds. Above: Artist impression of the new Alexandria Park Community School. Credit: Design | TKD Architects, Visualisation | Narrative. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet, Education Minister Rob Stokes and Early Childhood Minister Sarah Mitchell outlined a range of new initiatives funded by the $17.3 billion education... Read more

Professor John Buchanan speaking

Report shows pathways to success in brave new world

Schools will need to open their doors to stronger relationships with employers and workplaces if students are to thrive in a future world rich with artificial intelligence and disruptive technologies. The finding is contained in a report, 'Preparing for the best and worst of times', commissioned by the NSW Department of Education to examine the skills Australia's children will need as AI and other technologies "transform Australia's economy, the workplace and the community". "This report reflects the NSW Department of Education's commitment... Read more

The successful team of students

Gamechanger Challenge finalists announced

The 16 teams selected to compete in the inaugural Game Changer Challenge in Education Week have been announced. Superfast scooters to transport students between classes, time travel excursions to key moments in history, sustainable schools that are self-sufficient in power, water and food and real-time brain scans to track student learning and wellbeing. These are just some of the futuristic visions that helped propel 16 NSW school teams into the finals of the Game Changer Challenge which will be held in Sydney during Education Week from... Read more

Parent/Teacher Interview Afternoon

Parent/Teacher Interview Afternoon

Parent/Teacher Interview Afternoons: Years 8, 9 & 12 - Wednesday 20th June 2018 - 3.00pm to 6.00pm Years 7, 10 & 11 - Wednesday 4th July 2018 - 3.00pm to 6.00pm... Read more

Careers Expo 2018

Careers Expo 2018

YEARS 10 and 12 - CAREERS EXPO... Read more

Norah Head rock platform

CANCELLED Norah Head Rock Platform

Excursion to Norah Head Rock Platform for Years 9 & 11 Marine Studies - Information below... Read more

Yr 12 University of Newcastle's Schools Visit Day

Location: Callaghan Campus, Callaghan (Newcastle) Date: Thursday 5th July, 2018 Time: All Day Travel: Own car or public transport Yr 12 University Visit Day (pdf 66 KB)... Read more

Cheerleading Champions

Cheerleading Champions

22 of our amazing cheerleaders have been in Sydney for the first competition of the season. The team performed the best routine Wadalba has ever put on the floor and placed 1st in High School level 1. Then just as we thought it could not get any better they were announced as Scholastic Grand Champions! To be considered for this award you have to score above 85 and score higher than all other high school and primary school cheer teams. Congratulations to Mrs Alcova and the Cheerleading Team.... Read more

RAW Challenge

RAW Challenge

Years 11 & 12 and Year 10 PASS Classes Only Location: Doyalson, NSW Date: Thursday 5th July 2018 Closing Date: Thursday 28th June 2018 Time: 8.15am - 2.30pm Cost: $45.00 RAW Challenge 2018 (pdf 302 KB)... Read more

Creating Chances

Creating Chances #K-12

Some of our secondary students have started coaching some of our primary students to play inclusive games as part of the Creating Chances program. Congratulations to all involved.... Read more

Pictures of Kindness

Pictures of Kindness

Check out the story about our current group of student volunteers Pictures of Kindness... Read more

HSC Experiment Fest 2018

This excursion is for Yr 12 Physics, Biology and Chemistry Students Location: Newcastle University Ourimbah Campus, Ourimbah Date: Biology - Monday 2nd July - 12.45pm to 3.45pm Chemistry - Monday 2nd July - 9.00am to 12.00pm Physics - Friday 6th July - 9.00am to 12.00pm Closing Date: Friday 29th June 2018 Travel: Own transport Cost: $30 if "no" Subject Fees paid $5 if you have paid Subject Fees HSC Experiment Fest 2018 (pdf 55 KB)... Read more

2018 Statement of Accounts

2018 Statement of Accounts for secondary students have been emailed to Parent/Carers on Friday 18th May 2018.... Read more

HSC Study Day - Society and Culture

Location: Wesley Conference Centre, Sydney Date: Friday 1st June 2018 Closing Date: Thursday 31st May Time: 6.30am - 5.30pm Travel: Train Cost: $40 + train fare Soc.&Culture HSC Study Day (pdf 53 KB)... Read more

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