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Do you hold yourself to a high level of integrity or are you held to a high level of integrity by outside consequences? 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 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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High School Information 15.09.2017

Annual Hanyuqiao Chinese Speech Competition On Wednesday 20 September the Annual Hanyuqiao Chinese Speech Competition will be held at the Hutchins School. Ten Friends’ students representing each year level from Year 7 to Year 11 have been selected to compete in various sections of this extension conversation competition. Students will be transported to the venue […]

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Morris Information 15.09.2017

Student Led Conversations – 11 September to 22 September Student Led Conversations in Prep to Year 5 continue until Friday 22 September. An invitation has been sent to families. If you have not already done so, please book your appointment. If you have any queries please contact the Morris Office on 6210 2228. Interschool Chess […]

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Music Information 15.09.2017

TSO Composers’ Project We wish the following senior students well as pieces they composed as part of this year’s TSO Composers’ Project are recorded by members of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra on Saturday: Gabby Cayoun, Benjamin van der Niet and Toney Evans. Clemes Music Awards We are now seeking applications for Music Awards for Clemes […]

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Friends Health & Fitness 15.09.2017

AUSTSWIM Course Interested in becoming a swimming instructor? The AUSTSWIM accreditation is the industry standard for Swimming and Water Safety Teachers™. A course is being held in Hobart on 18 & 19 November. The requirements include the two-day workshop followed by practical hours. Friends Health & Fitness is able to assist with the practical hours. […]

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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 08.09.2017

Keeping Us Safe Around School As a continuation of our Road Safety Taskforce Campaign we will be sharing the road safety messages that have been composed by each class in Morris. This week’s messages come from our Year 1S class. Kinder Open Mornings We have limited availability for our 2018 Kindergarten classes. Meet our teachers, […]

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Clemes Information 08.09.2017

References Year 12 students are reminded to apply for references. Information about this process has been emailed to and discussed with students, however it is important to emphasise that references will not be written unless applications are completed by the student. Progress Checks Progress check will be completed over the next two weeks and emailed […]

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