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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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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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High School Information 08.09.2017

Year 10 RYDA Program On Thursday, 14 September, all Year 10 students will take part in the Rotary Youth Driver Awareness (RYDA) program. This is a road safety program aimed at reducing death and injury amongst young people on Australian roads. It focuses on attitude and awareness of young people as both drivers and passengers. […]

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Morris Information 08.09.2017

Tournament of Minds State Final – 9 September The Tournament of Minds State Final will be held on Saturday 9 September at Ogilvie High School, Hobart. Each year The Friends’ School enters two teams of students in the Tournament of Minds (TOM) creative problem solving competition. Involvement in TOM encourages students to work co-operatively with […]

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Music Information 08.09.2017

Virtuosi Contemporary Guitar Concert – TONIGHT! We welcome internationally acclaimed guitarists Stig Mathisen and Richard Smith to the School. The two will present a public concert in The Farrall Centre this evening, commencing at 7pm. Several of our UTAS College Contemporary Music Students will also perform as will the Clemes Combo Group. Tickets are: $20 […]

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Whole of School Information 01.09.2017

Kinder Open Mornings We have limited availability for our 2018 Kindergarten classes. Meet our teachers, see our facilities and discuss first hand what it’s like to be part of the Friends’ Kindergarten and our community. Morning tea will be provided for children and parents. Reservations required. Please visit our website to book or email the […]

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