Author name: admin

Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands was held on 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th  September  for Years 7 to 11 in the Stadium.  It was an amazing demonstration of the talent of our students.  The grand final on Thursday 11th September saw singing duo Alyssa Pagliuca and Kelsey Dowler, violinist Marion Doerig, and bands Banana Fish, Independent Uprising and […]

Battle of the Bands Read More »

UNSW INTERNATIONAL COMPUTER SKILLS COMPETITION RESULTS

Congratulations to the 117 students who took part in this Competition earlier this year, with 25 receiving Credits, four Distinctions, and one High Distinction.  Riley Taylor’s High Distinction places him in the top 1% in the country for this competition. Year 7: Dylan Bennett (Credit), Gabrielle Bevan (Credit), Charlee Davies (Distinction), Clare Jarman (Credit), Peter Mazur

UNSW INTERNATIONAL COMPUTER SKILLS COMPETITION RESULTS Read More »

Asbestos in Schools

Asbestos was used significantly in the building industry up until 1985 when it was banned as a product in the use of all aspects of construction. Berwick College is 33 years old and as such had asbestos used when it was built and this would be the same for any school built pre 1985 in Australia.

Asbestos in Schools Read More »

ADELAIDE HPV

On 13th – 16th June Tim Fidone, Sam Wilson and Mitchell Johnson competed in a HPV (human powered vehicle) race in Adelaide for the Australian International Pedal Prix series winning the second race of five in the series. Congratulations to the boys and their team manager Mark Fidone.          

ADELAIDE HPV Read More »

COMMUNICATING WITH PARENTS VIA SMS

We have added an SMS facility to eWorkSpace, which will primarily be used to notify parents of student absences, but communications may include reminders regarding meetings, sports days etc. An SMS regarding attendance will be sent if your son or daughter is not in attendance at school and you have not notified our Attendance Officers:

COMMUNICATING WITH PARENTS VIA SMS Read More »

Senior Students Medical Certificates

A refinement of the process in regard to medical certificates for Senior students in Years 10, 11 and 12, has been implemented . Year 10 and 11 students with a medical certificate: 1:  Students are to take their Medical Certificate to their Student Learning Leader’s Office upon their return to school. 2:  The Attendance Officer will

Senior Students Medical Certificates Read More »

No Second Chance

YEAR 12 – NO SECOND CHANCE TALK On Thursday, 8th May the team from No Second Chance visited Berwick College to educate the students about road carnage and street violence. The program is a unique and revolutionary Youth Safety Campaign with the clear objective of saving teenage lives arising from the tragic consequences of Youth

No Second Chance Read More »