Presentation on theme: "YEAR 10 PARENT EVENING Monday 23rd FEB 2015"— Presentation transcript:
1YEAR 10 PARENT EVENING Monday 23rd FEB 2015 Trinity CollegeYEAR 10 PARENT EVENINGMonday 23rd FEB 2015
2Spirit Prayer Leader: Spirit of God, grant us the LOVE which filled the heart of Blessed Edmund inspiring him to give all for you.Spirit of God, grant us the JOY of Blessed Edmund who found his happiness in seeing and serving you in the poor.Spirit of God, grant us the PEACE of Blessed Edmund who trusted in you and your providence through countless difficulties.Help us to continue on the path of Jesus in the way of Blessed Edmund Rice and to be faithful to the gift and spirit he has left us.Live Jesus in our hearts.ALL: FOREVER
3Agenda Prayer and Welcome Mr Ivan Banks College Headmaster Christian Service Mrs Marya StewartChristian Service CoordinatorStudent Counselling Mrs Ioanna CulletonCollege CounsellorCareer Development Mr Russell HinksCareers CounsellorAcademic Matters Mr Anthony ByrneDeputy Principal 8, 10 & 12Pastoral Mr Kenny Chan Head of Year 10
5Christian ServiceEngaging with elderly people is a privilege, an opportunity to share our experiences and abilities with them and a chance to learn from them and their experiences.Elderly people have many needs. They also have much wisdom and life experience.
6Year 10 ProgramEach PCG will take part in Christian Service for five weeks as part of the Personal Wellbeing and Development Program which takes place on Friday afternoons throughout the school yearPreparation for the serviceImmersion in Aged careReflection
7Year 10 ProgramEach student must attend a Placement for approximately one hour per week for a period of 4 weeks, on Friday afternoon . Students , in pairs, will attend the same placement every week for 4 weeks .Students depart College by MAXI TAXI or College MINIBUS at 1:00 pm during Friday lunch time. Students are expected to make their OWN WAY HOME by being picked up or by public transport, unless prior arrangement is made with Mrs Stewart to bring them back to Trinity College.
9socialisation/time out Stress and Self CareStress – our body’s normal response to a challenge, threat or excitement.Dealing with stress –support (school and home)Staying healthy –sleep,exercise,diet andsocialisation/time out
10Looking at pressures and expectations – Self and familyReality checksKeep things into perspectiveOrganisationTeam work closely withLissa Coleman (Director Of Education Support)Donette Firkins – Year 8 Support teacher and case manager
12My Role Career Advice Subject selection Year 11/12 University courses TAFEApprenticeshipsScholarships
13Contact Details Russell Hinks firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Doug Simpson – VET Co-Ordinator
14Career Portfolio PDW Friday Afternoon Career Research Interview/Survey YEAR 10 CAREER PROGRAMCareer PortfolioPDW Friday AfternoonCareer ResearchInterview/SurveyCareer Carousel
15Post-School PathwaysUNIVERSITYFURTHER TRAINING OREMPLOYMENT
16Selection for TAFE To maximise entry prospects to TAFE studies, particularly competitive courses and those athigher levels, students should:Undertake VET studies at school, particularly those which lead to a completed credential.Undertake Workplace Learning; keep records of any part time work undertaken.Maximise grades in school studies.TAFE to University transfer – a real option!
18Defence Jobs Direct entry e.g. Infantry Leadership positions e.g. RMC 18 month courseADFA – university degreeUniversity sponsorshipTrade positionsObligation:Generally length of studies plus 12 monthsBenefits:PaidJob security
202015 Timetable Yr 10 New timetable: 29 periods & Saturday sport 16 - English, Maths, Science, Humanities3 - Religious Education1 - Pastoral Care / Assembly Period1 – PDW(Personal Development & Well being2 - Physical Education6 – Electives (3 X 2 periods)
21O Online L Literacy N Numeracy A Assessment OLNAO OnlineL LiteracyN NumeracyA Assessment* Can prequalify through NAPLAN
22Online Literacy & Numeracy Assessments All students must meet the minimum standard of Literacy & Numeracy before receiving WACE.Two ways;> Pre qualify Band 8 in NAPLAN (Reading, Writing, Numeracy)> OLNA testing
23Online Literacy & Numeracy Assessments Six opportunities from YR 10 – 12. In st round of testing commences 9th MarchWhat does OLNA assess?“The skills described as essential for individuals to meet the demands of everyday life and work”. Aust. Core Skills Framework
24OLNA Further details concerning OLNA testing can be located at: Students who are required to sit any of the OLNA tests will shortly receive correspondence home.Students who have prequalified by obtaining Band 8 in NAPLAN in Reading, Writing and Numeracy will not be required to sit OLNA.
25Monday 8th June 2015 Year 10 Course Information Night Course SelectionYear 10 Course InformationNightParents & StudentsMonday 8th June 2015
26Prerequisites for 2016 entry AcademicYear 10 > Year 11Prerequisites for 2016 entry
27PREREQUISITES FOR YEAR 11/2016 A SAMPLE copy of the 2014 prerequisites for entry into Year 11 subjects was issued on the night.A copy of this SAMPLE document can be collected from secondary reception.
28Academic Note change in subject titles ATAR Courses General CoursesFoundation Courses
29Academic – form good habits Homework & StudyYear Ten students should be completing approximately 10 – 12 hours of homework/study per week.There is a distinction between homework and study.Page 34 & 35 of the 2015 College diary give some useful guidelines on study
30Parent Council proudly present DAN HAESLERTuesday 10th MARCHCommencing at 7pm
31RAC bstreetsmart24th MARCH (Tuesday Week 8) * Students attend period 1 *Transported to Perth Arena *Dismissed from Perth Arena At approximately 2 pm