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Postponed or Cancelled Events

As the School continues to follow the guidelines of the national and state public health authorities with respect to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), a number of…

SSATIS Swimming Carnival Results

Our Friends’ School SSATIS swimming team had a great day overall winning 4 shields at the carnival held on Wednesday 11 March 2020. The team…

Friends’ Students sail to Victory

Congratulations to the Taz Racing team, the new SB20 Australian Champions! Current Friends’ students Ed Reid and Harry Gregory, along with Friends’ Alumni Will Sargent…

Clemes Academic Awards Afternoon Tea

Last week we celebrated the academic achievements of our 2019 Clemes students at the  Clemes Academic award ceremony. Prize winners heard from 2015 Alumni and…

My Friendly Valentine

Happy Valentines Day! The Friends’ School has always aimed to foster an inclusive and caring community, with many of our alumni expressing how many good…

The Friends’ School student selected as finalist for BHP Foundation Science and Engineering Awards

Willow Ingram (Year 12) has been selected as one of twenty-six finalists from around the country for Australia’s most prestigious school science and engineering awards.…

2019 Outstanding TCE Results

Congratulations to all our Year 11 & 12 students for their outstanding TCE results and their commitment to the School’s Purpose and Concerns.  We are…

Leaving & New Staff

The last term of any school year brings the inevitable staff changes with retirements, resignations and periods of leave.  Each person listed below has made…

News Champions Forum

Thank you to Zoe Adams (Year 9) for this article about her experience at the News Champions Forum in October. News Media is our way…

Living In Community

Principal’s Address for End of Year Gathering 2019 Living in Community has always been central to Quakerism. While all Schools strive to be in community,…

Design Tasmania Awards 2019

Congratulations to our very own Jane Bamford (Art & Ceramics Aide) for winning the Design for Impact award at the Design Tasmania Awards 2019.Jane has…

Friends’ Takes Flight

For several years now, The Friends’ School has been offering Aviation as a Co-curricular activity for High School and Clemes students, thanks to the hard…

Volunteer Thank You Event

On Tuesday 26 November, we held a Thank You BBQ to give back to our Volunteers who give us so much of their time and…

VET Dinner a Tasty Success

On the evening of Friday 18 October, the five students in the VET Hospitality class hosted a four-course, sit down dinner for over 30 guests including…

Jean Yeates Writing Prize Winner

Congratulations to Amelia Neylon for winning this year’s Jean Yeates Writing Prize with her passionate poem “The History of Fire”.The Jean Yeates Writing Prize is…

Hockey One National Competition
We are very proud of our Friends’ community - including past students and current! - playing and participating in the new Hockey One National Competition.
Meet our new Head Girl and Head Boy for 2020

Charlotte Rogers and Tasman Inglis will be leading the School as Head Girl and Head Boy in 2020. Charlotte joined The Friends’ School in Year…

Maths Relay Success
Congratulations to the Morris Year 5/6 Friends’ Maths Relay teams who finished first and second statewide in the Mathematics Association of Tasmania’s 5/6 Primary relay held last Sunday at Rosny College.