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[Head of Secondary] Term 2 Week 2 Update

29 April 2020 Jen N 0

Welcome to Term 2 where our online learning in Secondary has been up to speed since day one and receiving a high degree of patronage by students. I would like to commend the Secondary students on their attendance record as teachers report a high degree of participation and engagement. The updated teaching delivery of every lesson with allocated working time […Read more]

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Virtual Reality in the AISHK Classroom 

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are two new technologies that are rapidly evolving and are increasingly being integrated into our daily lives. While people most often associate VR with video games, it actually has many more applications. Surgeons and dentists are using VR and AR to train before they work on living patients. Artists, designers and architects utilise […Read more]

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Year 10 Alternate Program for Term 4

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

During the final weeks of Term 4, our Year 10 students engaged in a range of enrichment activities. Although this alternate program is arranged every year for post-exam Year 10 students, there were some exciting additions for 2019. To support their preparation for their Year 11 courses of study, Week 9 began with a ‘Senior Studies Day’ on Monday 2nd […Read more]

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Year 6 Transition to Secondary Mathematics

9 December 2019 Jen N 0

“What is Mathematics?” This was the first question the Year 6 students were asked when they came up to Secondary for a short transition experience last week. Their answers were varied, positive and encouraging, as they showed that they are really enthusiastic about their Maths learning. Here are some of the insightful and varied sample answers they gave: “Mathematics is […Read more]

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[Student Report] Silver AYP Hiking Expedition

5 December 2019 AJ Dyka 0

Over the past weekend, a group of Year 10 students took on a challenging Silver AYP hiking expedition. Although similar in difficulty with the Bronze level we undertook last year, the Silver AYP hike required more independent navigation and minimal assistance from our teachers Mr Skellern, Mr Stoevelaar and Miss Cilauro. The expedition began on the 28th of November to […Read more]

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AISHK Mario Kart Tournament 2019

5 December 2019 Jen N 0

During Term 4, students and staff from all across the Secondary school came together to battle it out in the first annual AISHK Mario Kart Tournament. After three lunches of fierce competition, Year 8’s Jason Ng was crowned AISHK’s King Koopa for 2019. But even Jason’s competition, left battered and bruised by red shells and lighting bolts, had fun cheering […Read more]