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Parent-Teacher Consultations

Parent-Teacher Consultations

Parent-Teacher Consultations for Year 7-8 will be held on Wednesday 28th June from 2.45pm – 6.30pm in the school library and hall. Students have been issued with booking codes. Parents CLICK HERE to make bookings. Year 7-8 students will receive their reports two days prior to the consultations on 26th June. NB Parent-Teacher Consultations for(…)

Dapto Mall Rewards

Dapto Mall Rewards

  Please help support Dapto High School by entering in Dapto Malls Shop To Win Competition! Over $3,000 in School Prizes to be Won! Click on this link and follow the details http://www.daptomallschoolrewards.com.au/#/ All you need top do is upload a photo of your receipt(s) from purchases made at Dapto Mall ending Sunday 25th of June.(…)

Cross Country Age Champions

Cross Country Age Champions

  Congratulations to our Cross Country champions. Given a handshake from Mr FitzSimons and a medal for their efforts. Next up, Athletics Carnival.

HSC minimum standard explained

HSC minimum standard explained

As part of the lead up to this year’s NAPLAN tests, NESA has developed a range of resources to ensure students and parents have accurate information about the NSW Government’s implementation of a minimum standard of literacy and numeracy for the HSC from 2020. You should watch the new video below and read the CEO(…)

Dapto High at Adobe HQ

Dapto High at Adobe HQ

Recently, Mrs Jones and Mr Toole accompanied seventeen students to Adobe HQ at Darling Harbour in Sydney. The day focused on improving video literacy but the students also learned about what it is like to work for an industry leader in creativity and international software company. Students focused on learning how to use Premiere Pro(…)

NAPLAN: Advice for Parents 2017 (and for the 2020 HSC)

NAPLAN: Advice for Parents 2017 (and for the 2020 HSC)

The National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) is an annual assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. It has been an everyday part of the school calendar since 2008. This year, NAPLAN has added significance for Year 9 students who will do their Higher School Certificate in 2020. NAPLAN tests(…)

“Learning How to Learn” Year 7 Workshop

“Learning How to Learn” Year 7 Workshop

Year 7 students participated enthusiastically in a workshop with John Joseph this week. The focus was on “learning how to learn” and how “their brains work”. The students dissected a brain to help them understand the different functions and how these assist their own learning. They also thought about their future careers and did some(…)

Creative Dapto: Performing Arts Centre

Creative Dapto: Performing Arts Centre

Dapto High has formally commenced a campaign to have a high quality Performing Arts Centre built for our school. We plan to ask everyone who supports our school to talk up the urgency of providing Music/Drama/Entertainment/Dance with quality facilities to support our ongoing Creative Dapto initiative. This new facility would be built on the Music(…)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR 2017

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR 2017

Parents and students, Year 7, 11 and 12 return to school Monday 30th January. Year 8, 9 and 10 come back on Tuesday 31st January. UNIFORM SHOP OPENING HOURS IN JANUARY Wednesday 18th January 8.00 am to 1.00 pm Thursday 19th January 8.00 am to 1.00 pm Friday 20th January 8.00 am to 1.00 pm(…)

School Photos 2017

School Photos 2017

School Photos will be taking place very early in 2017, in Week 1 on Wednesday 1st Feb 2017. Advanced Photography envelopes will be handed out on the first days back of term, however, the preference is that orders are placed online where possible. Orders can be placed at Advanced Life with the Online Order Code HX7 WJZ 68H.(…)