A very warm welcome to our incoming 2020 Year 7 students and families. As we are keen to share information with you about the start of the 2020 school year, we are emailing this edition, and the final edition of our NASHS newsletter (Week 10), direct to you.
The Year 12 Presentation Evening was held on Friday 22nd November at the Albany Entertainment Centre. It was wonderful to see the year 12s again after an eight week absence and to hear about all the adventures they have planned for the upcoming year.
Congratulations to our top year 12 students for 2019. Apryl Oreo won the NASHS ATAR Dux award and Alaura Bradley was the winner of the NASHS VET dux award.
The Student Council met last Wednesday at the City of Albany library for a planning day. We are excited to bring new initiatives in 2020 with year 12s taking on new leadership portfolios. Our team is looking forward to a year of exciting events and welcoming our new year 7s to our community.
In 2020 NASHS will be forming a partnership with the Wirrpanda Foundation to become a host site for the Deadly Sister Girlz Program. This will be replacing the North Albany SHS Rising Albany Yorgas program (RAY).
Mr Gordon Bishop & Ms Beth Hewson recently attended the annual Maths Association of WA Conference (MAWA) with guest speaker Mr Eddie Woo. Mr Woo is best known for his online math lessons published on YouTube. Ms Hewson & Mr Bishop will share the innovative strategies with the NASHS Maths Dept.
The NASHS uniform shop opening hours are as follows for the remainder of the year and beginning of next year. Online orders also welcome.
The State Government announced a new, Student Mobile Phones in Public Schools policy to take effect from the start of Term 1, 2020. NASHS is currently working on the implementation of this new policy. Parents and students will be informed of the details before the end of this year.
The School Dental Service continues to provide free general and preventative dental care for all enrolled students in primary school and high school up to Year 11.
Have you ever wondered which school buses are available in your area? Or what the difference is between the orange and green school buses? There are lots of different bus routes in Albany, covering all parts of town and servicing all schools. This map will show which buses are operating near you.
Students in Year 10 are currently choosing courses for Year 11 2020. If you are on an ATAR pathway and planning to choose Mathematics Aplications, Methods or Specialist you will require a Casio Classpad. Read more for online ordering instructions.