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Barker Chronicle


Issue 1 Term 1

Welcome to our first newsletter for the year which is packed full of important dates, staff changes and good news stories.

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Issue 2 Term 1

Open Night Wednesday, 21 March 4.30pm - 8pm (Principal's Address 6.30pm).  Learning intention and success criteria - words your child will be hearing in every lesson.   Volunteers needed to for our Year 10 PLP mock interviews.  Lots of photos from our Year 8 camp to Victor Harbor plus loads more.

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Issue 3 Term 1

Old Scholars Network, new members of Governing Council, practicing gratitude plus much more.

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Issue 4 Term 2

Welcome back to Term 2.  Find out what is happening in relation to our school improvements and STEM building progress as well as staff and student success stories.

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Issue 5 Term 2

This issue is packed full of good news stories and information about school happenings.

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Issue 6 Term 2

This issue has information about the feedback we received from our External Review held in Week 6, how to preparing students for the world and how you can help your child at school.

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Issue 7 Term 3

Welcome back to Term 3 and to our International Exchange students and our new Pastoral Care Worker.   Read about two of our students who attended the STEM Explorer camp during the school holidays.  Plus find out about school happenings over the next few weeks.

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Issue 8 Term 3

School visits from the Minister for Education and Acting Premier were a highlight of Week 5 this term.  Milla Pnney-Scales wrote an award winning piece of work which was recently published in the SAETA Opinion Magazine.  Seth Mancini has been selected to participate in a program called digIT and will be attending residential camps in Perth next year.  Plus loads more.

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Issue 9 Term 3

Read about the outstanding results for our Pedal Prix teams, Agriculture students, students who took part in the Australian Maths Competition and Harold Mitchell Centre Class 1 students.  

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Issue 10 Term 4

Information about our Year 12 Exams. SAASTA achievements, Term 3 Achievement Award recipients plus more.

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Issue 11 Term 4

Congratualtions to our Year 12 award recipients, Enrichment Day happenings, Operation Flinders follow up and lots of photos of our new STEM area being used.

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