Taroona High School
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Meath Avenue
Taroona TAS 7053
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Email: Taroona.High@education.tas.gov.au
Phone: 03 6227 7700

November 26 Newsletter

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THS Production – The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid will be presented on 2, 3 and 4 December 2020 at 7.00pm. Currently, COVID-19 restrictions allow us to proceed with a limited audience.
Entry on the night requires a completed Visitor Health Screening form for each ticket holder. Forms are available on our website for your completion. https://taroonahigh.education.tas.edu.au/documents
Hard copies of the form will also be available to complete on the night prior to entry, please allow extra time as the show starts at 7pm sharp. Please note that seating and forms do also apply for children who are in attendance.
Tickets are now available through the Qkr! app. All tickets are $15, and we have space for 250 people per evening. Everyone will be seated on chairs and socially distanced. Seats cannot be moved.
We previously advertised that students could buy $10 tickets and sit on the floor but as it takes place in the evening, we are not able to count students differently to adults.
With such limited capacity, we kindly request that people only book for one show, allowing everyone a fair chance to see it.

Tasmanian Beach Volleyball Schools Cup Competition

Where: Kingston Beach
When: Years 7 and 8 - Thursday 26 November
Years 9 and 10 - Friday 27 November
Cost: $30 per team - payment to be made through Qkr! app
Competition begins at 9.30am - students will need to arrive shortly prior to this time.
Competition will end around 2.00pm.
Students are required to find their own way to and home from Kingston Beach.

SRC Quiz Night

Our SRC are excited to be holding an Olympic-themed quiz night for the Taroona and surrounding community, to fundraise for the new school canteen, and bring the community together after a difficult year. Featuring Peter G as the quizmaster, the night will be packed with questions and fun games and will also include a raffle and silent auction. Raffle and auction items will be released soon, so watch this space!
Date: Thursday 19th November
Time: 7pm-9:30pm
Cost: $150 per team of 8-10
A designated 'team leader' will need to book and pay for the entire table. Bookings can be made through the Qkr! app - see attached photos for booking instructions. Further information will then be emailed to the team leader once they have booked.
The event will comply with all relevant COVID precautions, and tables will be distanced apart. Due to COVID we are unable to provide food, but are happy for teams to bring their own snacks on the night for individual consumption. Food can only be shared with other team members if it is individually wrapped (i.e. a Favourites box of chocolates). Drinks will be available to purchase on the night under licensed stallholders.
We look forward to seeing you there, and let the games begin!

Taroona High School End of Year Prizes

This year some changes have been made to how students are nominated for a range of school prizes, that are presented at the THS Presentation Evening on Tuesday 15 December. In previous year’s all nominations have been made by teaching staff. This year, we are opening nominations for some non-academic awards up to students, parents and community members. Please read the Presentation Evening Awards Criteria https://taroonahigh.education.tas.edu.au/school.prizes  to see what awards are available for students. To make a nomination, click on the nomination link and follow the menus to nominate a student for an award. http://bit.ly/THSPrizeNomination  If you do make a nomination, be sure to include evidence for why this person is deserving of the award and your contact details so we can be in touch to verify the evidence. Nominations will be open until 3pm on Monday November 23

October 29 Newsletter

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September 24 Newsletter

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August 27 Newsletter

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Student Wellbeing Survey - Year 7 and 8 Students

On Friday we emailed information to parents regarding the Student Wellbeing Survey. If you would prefer that your Year 7 or Year 8 child does not complete this survey, please complete the online form as mentioned in our email.
Many thanks

Virtual Tour

We are excited to announce our new virtual tours of Taroona High School are now uploaded to both our YouTube channel and website.