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PSC Chess Team Makes Us Proud at Chess Nationals

Last week, the College Chess team competed in the National competition held at Melbourne University. The Middle Years Chess team members were Hayden King, Danien Kho, Sibtain Azeem, Yven Cole and Leon Rehl the placed 6th over-all. The Girls team members were Victoria Hendrick, Amina Hussaini, Kaleah McCaw, Krystal Whalley and Elina Cole they finished 3rd place after two days of intense competition. Our girls team lost to two champion teams from…

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Valedictory Dinner 2017

The Valedictory Dinner was held on Friday 17th November at the Pakenham Racing Club Tynong. The evening was a wonderful celebration of student’s achievements. Congratulations Class of 2017.  

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Nayook’s Rubicon Outdoor Centre – An unforgettable experience

Earlier in the year, 24 lucky Year 10 students attended a four day residential program at Rubicon Outdoor Centre in Nayook. Their focus was on Collaboration – Respectful Relationships and Character Strengths from the Positive Education movement. Alex McClean, program co-ordinator  expressed how their enthusiasm and inclusive group behaviour shined as they participated in the various activities. These included the Canopy Quest High Ropes course and Team Tree Challenges on…

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Our Chess team made it to National finals…again!

The Pakenham Secondary College Middle Years Chess Team have qualified in the 2017 National Australian Chess Grand Finals to be held on the 27th and 28th of November at the Queen’s College, Melbourne University. Students competed in late October, finishing 6th out of 26 champion schools from all over the State of Victoria. The top player and hero of the team was Yven Cole  (6 wins) who won in the last round that…

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Saver Plus can assist students and families with education costs

  Saver Plus is a free matched savings and financial education program that matches participants’ savings, dollar for dollar, up to $500, for education costs such as uniforms, books, excursions, sports fees and laptops. Already many families in your community have benefited from Saver Plus. About Saver Plus Saver Plus was developed by Brotherhood of St Laurence and ANZ in 2003 and is delivered in Casey and Cardinia by the…

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2018 College Student Leadership Team

2018 Student Leadership Team Announced

Following a thorough selection process involving written applications and interviews, we are proud to announce the 2018 Pakenham Secondary College Student Leadership team. Congratulations! School Captains – Olivia Butler & Mehdi Ahmadi Vice Captains – Brooke Hyland & Lazarus Wani Farajala SLC President – Sarah McDougal

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‘Light Painting Photograph’

These entries are from the Year 10 Digital Photography class. The photographs were designed and composed by the students and then taken in a dark room. The camera was set to a slow shutter speed and with their torch function of their phones covered with coloured cellophane paper they were able to create unique light paintings. Students worked in groups to co-ordinate the photographs and then finally edited in Photoshop.…

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The Clothesline Project is spreading across the College

The Clothesline Project was created to bring awareness to the issue of violence against women men and children. For those who have been affected by violence, it is a means of expressing their emotions by decorating a t-shirt. After the shirts have been decorated, they are hung on a clothesline display. The intention of the display is to honor survivors and act as a memorial for victims. It is also intended to…

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Pakenham SC Chess Team Wins Gold in State Finals

The Open Secondary All Girls chess team is the best in the State! Their consistent outstanding performance is a result of a simple formula: hard work pays off! The team continues to train hard, meeting twice per day in preparation for the big competitions ahead. In the most recent tournament, 12 schools and 73 players met at Doncaster Gardens Primary school for 9 rounds of tough competition in two divisions.…

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Interim Reports Now Available – Book Your Parent Teacher Interview

INTERIM REPORTS – access online and download through Compass PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS will be held Thursday 21st September 4-8pm –  book online through Compass Please note the following teachers will not be available on the night Rachel Clare Clare Davies Sue Herbert Deb Kielnhofer Moka Koka Rob Sartain Prema Thomas Login to Compass here.

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