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‘STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) gives Earth a future.’
THINGS THAT FIZZ, BUZZ, BEEP, ZOOM AND SQUELCH: science is for everyone.
College and primary schools partner up for science
Primary School students across the greater Hobart region will be taking part in a science extravaganza at Elizabeth College in August. With the STEM subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics recognised as critical learning areas, the week-long workshops are hosted by teachers and students across the college and are aimed at sparking young peoples’ excitement about our world and the positive contributions they can make to its future.
We are trialing a new system with texts (SMS) for attendance for Term 3. We will send you a text before 11am each day to let you know if your son or daughter is not in class. This will allow you to be fully informed of your child’s attendance in classes. We hope that this means we can work together more closely to ensure your son or daughter attends classes.
Please note, that if you wish to respond to the text that we can only receive replies back to that number within 48 hours.
Dr Dianne Purnell.
Our Parent Information Evenings will help guide you through the courses offered at Elizabeth College, with the opportunity to talk with subject teachers about the pathways available. Please read through the College Guide and our brochure of important enrolment dates. We look forward to meeting new parents this week on Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 June at 7pm in the college theatre. All welcome.
At our recent parent forum, we helped our community understand the complex assessment systems for Year 11/12. Here is the information we shared on the evening. Any further queries, ask at our Parent Teacher Evening on 6th June.
A pack of important information is being sent home this week. It will give you details of reports to students and how to make appointments for Parent Teacher Evening.
The pack also includes other information about key dates for your diary. Click below to view online: