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Girls 3/4 pants available from 19 February

The Clothing Shop would like to advise that girls 3/4 pants are expected to be available from 19th February.... Read more

Uniform Shop Opening Hours

The uniform shop will have special opening hours for the start of term. 28th January to 5th February 8.30-10.00am each day Monday 1st February will be regular Monday hours 8.30 - 10.00am and 3.30pm- 5.00pm... Read more

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more

Well Done Assemblies and Yearly Report Distribution

Our final Well Done Assembly for 2015 will occur for years 7 to 10 at the times below in the MPC. All students will receive their Yearly Report during this assembly. Absent students will be after to collect their report THE FOLLOWING day from the front office. Year 9 - Friday 11 December Period 5 (not period 2 as previously advertised) Year 10 - Friday 11 December Period 3 Year 7 - Monday 14 December Period 1 Year 8 - Monday 14 December Period 3 The Wellbeing Team wishes your family a safe and relaxing holiday break.... Read more

Clothing Shop opening hours

The Clothing Shop opening hours for 2016 will be: Monday 8:30am-10:00am Monday 3:30pm-5:00pm In addition, the Clothing Shop will be open on the following dates and times: Wed 27 Jan 8:30am-5:00pm Thu 28 Jan 8:30am-10:30am Fri 29 Jan 8:30am-10:30am... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

Hour of Code

Hour of Code 2015

SHS Students participate in Hour of Code 2015 Once again, this school will be participating in the world-wide Hour of Code event during the week of 7-13 December. For more information about the Hour of Code movement, please visit the website. www.hourofcode.com/au Computer lab M8 will be available during both first and second break each day on Monday & Tuesday for all students to come and participate in Hour of Code activities. Mr Norris will be on hand to help students with any questions that they may have. Wednesday 9 December will be a... Read more

National Gonski Week

National Gonski Week 2015

National Gonski Week will be celebrated around Australia from 26 October to 1 November 2015. For more information about what Gonski means for students and schools, please see the website igiveagonski.com.au Singleton High School has benefitted in many ways from the additional funding that the Gonski campaign has obtained, and we are very proud of what we have achieved. Below is one of our "Gonski stories" that we have submitted. Our Gonski Story Gonski funding has allowed the creation of a head teacher Aboriginal Education... Read more

2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

Special Highlights of Max Potential 2015

Here are some highlights from the Max Potential programme of 2015. Max Potential 2015 (pdf 138 KB)... Read more

School Vaccination Program - Did your child miss a vaccination?

NSW SCHOOL VACCINATION PROGRAM 2015 School vaccination program has concluded for 2105 at Singleton High School. WHAT IF MY CHILD HAS MISSED A VACCINE If your child has missed any vaccinations they will be offered any missed doses at the next clinics at their school.... Read more

Years 10, 11, 12 ADF Recruiting

The ADF will be visiting Singleton on 30th September from 6:30pm, hosting a "Pizza and Pins Night", with a short information session followed by tenpin bowls, pizza and refreshments. RSVP by 25 September to cptnewcastle@dfr.com.au PnP invitation (pdf 481 KB)... Read more

Tell Them From Me parent survey

You are invited to participate in the Tell Them From Me (TTFM) Partners in Learning survey designed for parents and carers. This survey complements the TTFM student and teacher surveys, which focus on student engagement, wellbeing and effective teaching practices. All Department of Education schools have the opportunity to participate if they choose. Why should I participate? Parents and carers are an important and valued part of the school community. Schools can use survey feedback to make practical improvements and inform school... Read more

"The Hills Are Alive" school musical

Singleton High School CAPA faculty presents..... "The Hills Are Alive" - A modern adaptation of Roger and Hammerstein's beloved "Sound of Music". Showing in the MPC October 9, 15, 16, and 17 commencing at 6.30pm. Adult tickets $13 Student/Concession tickets $8.... Read more

Year 11 Preliminary Exams

Year 11 Preliminary Exams begin Thursday 3 September and conclude Friday 11 September. Exams will be conducted in the MPC unless otherwise stated on the timetable. Good Luck!! Preliminary exam timetable (pdf 305 KB)... Read more

safe talk poster

safe TALK

Safe TALK Being held at Singleton Public Library, 8-10 Queen Street Singleton on Thursday 20th August from 4.30 - 8.30pm. This session is free of charge with afternoon tea provided. All people over the age of 18 years are welcome to attend. If you have any questions please call Kathleen Ballard at the school on 65711199.... Read more

Japan Trip 2015

Students from Year 8, 9 & 10 will be visiting Japan in the September holiday. Destinations will include Kyoto, Nara, Hiroshima, Tokyo and of course our regular home stays with our sister-school in Takahata.... Read more

Calendar Format Changed

The source and format of the website calendar has been changed to a Google calendar to provide enhanced functionality. Users are now able to add an event from the school calendar directly into their own calendar, and also to subscribe to the school calendar. More information will be provided about this at a later stage. To subscribe to the school calendar, use the following address: https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/e14vgkdrbt37113vfqgvfksqnc%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics Feedback on this is most welcome, to... Read more

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