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Warners Bay High student backs MP’s over-crowding campaign

A Warners Bay High student has thrown her support behind Charlestown state MP Jodie Harrison’s campaign to eradicate over-crowding in her electorate’s schools. The local Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Learning was recently...

Hamilton South Public School welcomes new principal

Making sure that every child is known, valued and cared for: that is the goal for Hamilton South Public School’s newest principal.  Mark Warren, who has been teaching for 15 years, started his...

Harrison concerned about school ‘over-crowding’ in electorate

“I firmly believe every child has the right to a quality, local public education.” And, Charlestown MP Jodie Harrison is going to fight tooth and nail to ensure students in her electorate receive...

Talented teens achieve notable ATAR results

Josie Witherdin has proven she is a remarkable young woman. The now former Year 12 St Joseph’s Catholic College Lochinvar student has just received an ATAR of 99.3%. Named in the Top 20 in...

Plastic Police steps up its planet rescue plan

Newcastle-based environmental gurus Plastic Police will enter its second stage of saving the planet, thanks to a $134,500 funding boost from the EPA. The support secured earlier this month means schools and businesses...

Good luck: An open letter to HSC students from Gerard Mowbray

When St Francis Xavier's College student Charlie Hawke was asked how he felt Year 12 students were coping during COVID-19, his response was that they were doing okay because it was unlike...

Year 12 students receive A-list encouragement

Celebrities, athletes and musicians are among the many Australians sending good luck messages to the Class of 2020 as they prepare for their HSC exams this week. The NSW Education department initiative includes...

Early childhood educator’s big win

An early childhood education trainee in Cardiff South has taken out this year’s People’s Choice Award for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year at the 2020 NSW Training Awards. Raymond...