Open Day
On Wednesday this week Pacific Hills opened its doors to prospective new families to come and look at the facilities and also find out more information regarding our school. Thank you to our student leaders who assisted tour guides. They did an outstanding job and were excellent ambassadors for the School.

Bible Society Master Class
On Tuesday, the Year 11 Preliminary Theological Certificate class had the opportunity to attend the Bible Society Master Class. This event featured presentations from John Dickson, Dan Paterson and Natasha Moore. Many students and teachers from numerous schools throughout Sydney and the Central Coast attended. It was an excellent day and the students were really challenged by the presentations.

FUSION, Wednesday 16 August
Don’t miss FUSION next Wednesday. This is a wonderful display of HSC Major Works by our Year 12 Visual Arts, Drama, Music, Design and Technology and English Extension 2 students. The display commences at 6.30pm and performances at 7:30 pm and will be held in the Performing Arts Centre. A light supper will be available and a gold coin donation will be collected and directed towards Mission.

Year 11 Parent/Student HSC Preparation Evening
Senior School will be hosting an important evening for Year 11 students and their parents on Wednesday 23 August, commencing at 7.30pm. Elevate Education will be presenting two seminars addressing issues such as time management, timetabling, study skills, goal setting and motivation. This informative evening in preparation for the beginning of the HSC year, will be held in the Performing Arts Centre.

Absences
If a student is away please either email the office: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., reply to our email regarding the absence or send a note to the Senior School Office on their return to school.

Early Leavers
If you require your son or daughter to leave school early, please provide them with a note stating what time you will be picking them up from school and the reason for them to leave early, or you may email the office - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you have not provided written authorisation for your child to leave early you are required to sign them out through the Senior School Office. Unless otherwise informed we expect that only Parents will collect their child from school.

Mr Phil Gallagher
Assistant Head of Senior School

Dates for your Diary

16 August

Fusion

16 August – 18 August

Year 11 Ski Camp

23 August

Year 11 Parent/Student Information Night

7 - 19 September

Year 11 Examinations

18 – 21 September

Year 12 Activities Week

20 September

Years 9-11 Community Service Day

21 September

Year 12 Graduation Assembly

22 September

Year 12 Graduation Dinner