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F1inSchools Success

Maitland Grossmann High School has proven itself as one of leading schools in the Hunter Region for the F1inSchools technology challenge. The competition, held at The University of Newcastle on the 1st September, challenged students to use Computer Aided Design programs and Computer Aided Manufacturing techniques to create a miniature CO2 powered F1 vehicles.

MGHS won the overall winning school shield and four teams have gained positions at the NSW State Final to be held at the University of Western Sydney latter this year. The Pro-Senior Champions Audacity completed the fastest lap and were award Best Engineered and Most Innovative. Penta Fusion also from MGHS were awarded Runners Up, Best Team Portfolio, and Best Pit Display.

Development Class Champions Velocious from MGHS, achieved Best Engineered, Best Collaboration, and Innovation. Development Class Runners up, Terminal Velocity from MGHS won the Grand Prix Race, had the fastest lap. Our Year 8 team Lotor Racing Team were awarded Best Team Portfolio, Marketing, and Pit Display.

View the NBN TV report by clicking on the link.

Year 9 -Career Quest

Date: 9 October 2014
Summary: Hall -periods 1-7 (L Osborne)

School Brekky

Date: 9 October 2014
Summary: Hall

Breakfast

Date: 9 October 2014 08:00 to 08:50
Summary: Hall;All;(S Ross)

Year 10 Driver Safety Seminar/Presentation

Date: 10 October 2014 09:00 to 11:30
Summary: Hall (J Sellers/Fogarty)

HSC Exams

Date: 13 October 2014 09:00 to 05 November 2014 16:00
Summary: Hall - HSC Exams (B Bower)

Game Training Roadshow

Date: 28 October 2014 09:00 to 11:00
Summary: Big Tin Shed - Yr 9 - 11 - (K Blatchford)

Newcastle Town Hall

Date: 30 October 2014 09:00 to 15:20
Summary: Student Leadership Conference - Prefects (L Osborne, J Jardine)

Adopt a Resident (50 Year 10 Students)

Date: 31 October 2014 09:15 to 11:15
Summary: Visit 3 to Benhome/Largs Lodge (Osborne/Goward)

School Brekky

Date: 6 November 2014
Summary: Hall

Breakfast

Date: 6 November 2014 08:00 to 08:50
Summary: Hall;All;(S Ross)

Sculpture By The Sea

Date: 6 November 2014
Summary: Sydney - Yr 8 - (R Fletcher)

TIMSS Testing

Date: 6 November 2014 09:10 to 12:00
Summary: Hall - Yr 8M3, Yr 8M8, Yr 8 Indigenous Students - (M McLuckie)

All Year 7 (9.30am) & Year 8 (11.30am) students, Brainstorms drama performance

Date: 7 November 2014 09:30 to 12:30
Summary: Re antibullying, School Hall (K Blatchford)

Year 12 Hospitality -Workplacement

Date: 10 November 2014 00:00 to 14 November 2014 00:00
Summary: Various venues (K Goward)

Remembrance Day

Date: 11 November 2014
Summary: Ceremony on Assembly - (L Osborne, B Wheatly)

Year 7/8 Netball/Cricket

Date: 12 November 2014
Summary: (J Turner)

Work Experience

Date: 17 November 2014 00:00 to 21 November 2014 00:00
Summary: Interested Year 10 students (L Osborne)

Work Experience supervision(L.Osborne)

Date: 18 November 2014 11:00 to 16:00

Year 7 2015 Orientation Night

Date: 18 November 2014 17:30 to 20:30
Summary: Hall, Year 7 2015 parents (D Soltau)

Year 8/9, Science Incursion

Date: 19 November 2014 08:00 to 16:00
Summary: "A Case of Identity" forensic investigation - Hall (J Feasey)


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On Monday the 25th August, an incursion called “Imagine, Create, Illustrate” was held for year 8 students to attend. The purpose of the workshop was to increase the students’ confidence and motivation in creative writing and visual expression. The students were involved in an interactive presentation by children’s writer and journalist Rob Daniel and specialist literary teacher Paula Daniel.

It was a successful day that was enjoyed by the greater majority of students who attended. Quote ‘It was entertaining and he included the audience’, ‘He was funny’. They believed it was a fun day and would recommend it for future years to attend.

Report by Clare Haswell.


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HSC Exams commence Monday 13th October and finishes Wednesday 5th November 2014.
 

HSC Timetable 2014


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Congratulations to Todd Wilson of Year 12 who has been awarded an ADFA Education Award in recognition of leadership potential and academic and sporting achievements exhibited during Year 11. The award comprises of a laptop computer and certificate along with a plaque of recognition for our school. Todd is focused on a career in the Defence Forces and we wish him well as he pursues his dream. Well done Todd.
 
  

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Uniform Shop

The Maitland Grossmann High School Uniform Shop has now gone on-line.  Parents will need to create an account and follow the prompts. Click here for access. If you have any problems please contact Jennifer Newton - Uniform Coordinator on 0434 195 547 or 4934 2066 during Uniform shop hours.


Normal Trading Hours
Tuesday 8am - 12pm
Thursday 1pm - 5pm


ME Program

What is the ME Program?

Millennium Student & Parent Portal

During last term Yr 11 Information Technology students, Shane Humbles and Luke Smith, have been working on the Living Library project. They have interviewed several people who have had a connection with the school, recording their memories. Click here to view their work.
Financial Supporters of MGHS

 

If you take out a loan at the Westpac Bank in Greenhills and mention Maitland Grossmann High School, the school will receive a monetary contribution from the bank.

 

Become a Club Fit member at the Athletes Foot at Greenhills or Charlestown and receive a 10% discount on each purchase. If you mention the school it will also receive a monetary contribution from the Athletes Foot.

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