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How do we foster growth and change in one another? You can view the full What’s On here, or visit any of the links below: Morris  |  High School  |  Clemes  |  Music  |  Sport

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Whole of School Information 22.09.2017

Chess Team Win! Congratulations to the Chess teams from Morris, Clemes and High School for their participation in the Tasmanian State Chess Championship Finals held on Monday 18 September at St Patrick’s College, Prospect Vale. The Morris team, comprising Alex Rackham, Nicholas Einoder, Tom Donegan, Matthew Brook and Gabriel Williams were placed third in the Primary […]

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Clemes Information 22.09.2017

Cupcakes – Wednesday 27 September Cupcakes will be for sale at Clemes on Wednesday 27 September during recess and lunch to raise funds for Oxfam. This has been an ongoing activity throughout Term 3 and so far $450 has been raised. Milk Caps Plastic caps from two-litre blue and yellow milk containers are being collected […]

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High School Information 22.09.2017

Year 10 Tassie Icon Trips Over the holidays there are two separate Tassie Icon Trips. The first week is based in the Tarkine and Stanley region where students will stay in accommodation and explore the area through kayaking, walking and boat tours. The second week students will camp at Darlington on Maria Island and explore […]

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Morris Information 22.09.2017

Supervision at Morris Before School Children are supervised in the Morris barkchip area, outside the library from 8.30am.  Please support your child by supervising them before this time to ensure their safety. Before and After School Care is available if required. Year 6 Exhibition – Open Classrooms and Exhibition Evening – 28 September PYP Exhibition […]

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Music Information 22.09.2017

Clemes Music Awards We are now seeking applications for Music Awards for Clemes for 2017. Students submitting an application should use this form. Applications are due Monday 25 September. Spring Equinox Picnic at Glen Derwent A number of our marimba groups will be performing at the Spring Equinox Picnic on Saturday 23 September: Year 12 […]

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Friends Health & Fitness 22.09.2017

AUSTSWIM Swim Centre of the Year Earlier this week, Friends’ Health & Fitness proudly received the 2017 Tasmanian AUSTSWIM Recognised Swim Centre for Teaching Swimming and Water Safety Award. Read more about it here. Learn to Swim Term 4 Enrolments Re-enrolments for existing swimmers wishing to enrol in Term 4 commenced Monday 18 September. Payment […]

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Thursday Morning Meeting for Worship

Members of The Friends’ School community are welcome to attend a short Meeting for Worship held each Thursday morning during term time, starting at 7.45am. Just come quietly in when you can and join us until 8.20am in the Hobart Quaker Meeting House, which is located just below the Clemes office on Boa Vista Road. […]

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Whole of School Information 15.09.2017

Education conversation on ABC Radio Tasmania Leon Compton from ABC Tasmania Morning Radio will host an on-air panel of local school Principals – including Principal of The Friends’ School, Nelson File  – from 10:05am this Tuesday 19 September. Tune in to their proposed conversations on the future of school education in Tasmania, engaging students on their role […]

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Clemes Information 15.09.2017

TASC early release results Students have the option of having their Senior Secondary results emailed to them on Tuesday 19 December prior to receiving a hard copy of results in the post. If students wish to receive their results by email they must register every year. Registrations do not carry over from previous years. Details […]

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