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Wellness Expo

This Wednesday from 11.30am to 1.30pm students will be involved in Elizabeth College’s Wellness Expo.

Representatives from a wide range of organisations will be present including Headspace, The Link, Hobart City Council, Migrant Resource Centre, Speak Up! Stay ChatTY, R U OK? and many others.

Taster sessions in yoga, pilates, spin, Feldenkrais, functional fitness and self-defence will also be provided.

The purpose of this event is to provide students with access to, and knowledge about a range of agencies and organisations that provide support to young people. It is also an opportunity learn methods for improving resilience and general well-being; a core priority for Elizabeth College.

Prize Night

Elizabeth College’s Prize Night allowed us to reflect on the outstanding efforts of the 2018 student group. The following students achieved academic results that are among the best in the state. We are excited to see them lead the way in whichever field they choose.

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Special Exam Provisions

Special Exam Provisions

Each year the Tasmanian Office of Assessment, Standards and Certification (TASC) provides special provisions to a small number of eligible students for their external exams. Eligible students include those with a pre-existing condition in one or more of the following areas:

  • Significant Health Impairment (e.g. diabetes, epilepsy, anxiety, depression)
  • Significant Physical Disability (e.g. muscle and tissue damage to hand making it difficult to write for extended periods; back pain which makes it difficult to sit for extended periods; dyspraxia)
  • Learning Disability (e.g. dyslexia which significantly affects reading and or spelling; illegible and slow hand writing, ADHD, or Autism).
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Vision Impairment
  • Refugee Status

Further information regarding eligibility and evidence requirements can be located from the TASC website: https://www.tasc.tas.gov.au/students/external_assessment/special-provisions/

If you would like to apply for Special Exam Provisions or would like more information please visit Student Services between 8.30am and 1.00pm to book an appointment.

 Applications close 5th July 2019

 

Elizabeth College closing 2:30 PM 3/4/19

Due to Stop Work meetings on Wednesday 3 April, Elizabeth College will be closed from 2.30pm.

-Morning classes will run as normal, however, afternoon classes may finish earlier (approximately 2.15pm). This will be communicated to students prior to Wednesday.

-Enrichment activities scheduled for Wednesday afternoon will be cancelled.

-All students will be required to leave campus at 2.30pm.

-Buses will run as normal, but students may need to organise alternative transport arrangements due to finishing early

Thank you for your understanding.

Interim Reports and Meet the Teacher Evening

Interim reports will be given to students in Home Group on Wednesday 20th March. Parents and students are encouraged to attend the Meet the Teacher Evening on Thursday 21st March, from 4.30pm – 7pm in the Library.

Bookings for Meet the Teacher can be made through PTO. PTO details will be sent to parents/guardians by post and will arrive on or before Monday 18th March.

We hope to see as many parents and students as possible at our Meet the Teacher Evening.