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Year 12 Final Assembly

Dear Parent/Carer, On behalf of Mudgee High School staff and year 12 students we would like to invite you to: The final Year 12 assembly – to be held on Friday 22rd September, commencing at 11.30am and concluding at approximately 1.30pm. The assembly is being held in the school gymnasium, please use the Denison Street entrance. Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the school office. An "End of Year Activities Booklet" was handed out to students several weeks ago, information and dates are also available online.... Read more

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NDIS continues its roll out across NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) started in NSW in July 2016, rolling out across half of the state. The rollout for the rest of NSW started on 1 July 2017 and the NDIS will be fully rolled out by mid 2018. The NSW government is writing to the families of children and young people with disability who currently receive disability supports in the rollout areas to advise how and when they will enter the NDIS. How will people move into the NDIS? There is a planned approach to the way people enter into the NDIS. The first people to... Read more

Parent Teacher Night years 8/9/10

Mudgee High School Parent Teacher Night for years 8/9/10 is next Thursday 31/8/17 straight after school in the gym. Students have been given a booking sheet for appointment times. One on one catch ups with teachers can be very valuable, please be sure to ask them how they are going with booking in times. Hospitality students will be running the mobile coffee cart during parent teacher evening. Coffee, hot chocolate or chai will be available for $3.... Read more

Year 12 Formal Tickets

Year 12 first round Formal tickets go on sale Monday 21st August till Friday 25th August from the school office. Each student can purchase 4 tickets in this first round. Formal Ticket Information (docx 27 KB)... Read more

NAPLAN Online School readiness test

NSW schools will participate in the NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test from 14 August to 22 September. There is a lot of information for schools, students and parents on the NAPLAN Online transition website. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run' for schools to assess their technology as we prepare to transition to NAPLAN Online. It provides an opportunity for schools to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online assessment platform but is not an assessment of student ability.... Read more

Year 12 End of Year activities

Year 12 is a busy year in general. This week students will commence their HSC trials on Thursday. We wish them all the very best in these exams. Below is a document containing a schedule for the trial exams plus a calendar of upcoming events for year 12 and their families. Year 12 EOY Activities (docx 231 KB)... Read more

Education Week 2017

Next week (Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August) is Education Week, a statewide annual event to celebrate public education in NSW. The week highlights the achievements of public education and local schools, putting the spotlight on our students, our educators and the communities that support them. This year's theme is I Learn, We Learn. It is a celebration of the commitment of the NSW Department of Education to ensuring that our students are at the heart of learning and that all our schools improve every year. Education Week is also a time for... Read more

Science Experience

Here at Mudgee High School we love our Science! If you love your Science too take a look at the Science Experience Science Experiment (pdf 978 KB)... Read more

Building Empathy and Resilience

Mudgee High School is working with staff and students on building empathy and resilience in an effort to increase student capacity to manage behaviour and choices, to promote and foster an inclusive environment at Mudgee High School. Below is a powerpoint that teachers have been working with students with to teach and learn respectful values and behaviours. Ensuring every student has an opportunity to learn in a Safe Respectful and Responsible environment Managing Bullying (pptx 370 KB)... Read more

Britannica School

An exciting new learning resource for MHS students and staff

Mudgee High is pleased to be able to offer students and staff access to Britannica School. Information is everywhere, but how do you know it can be trusted? Encyclopaedia Britannica has been a trusted source of accurate and reliable information for over 200 years. Britannica School is the new online version. A quality research tool that can be accessed both at school and at home. For more information please go to the "Britannica Online Link" tab above... Read more

Healthy School Canteens

Introducing Healthy School Canteens

The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more

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Our shared responsibility

Welcome back for the 2017 school year. I hope everyone had a relaxing and refreshing break. I'd like to particularly welcome students (along with their parents) and staff starting in our schools for the first time. May the year ahead be engaging and rewarding – a wonderful year of teaching and learning. We know the world is transforming profoundly and quickly, and it is our great responsibility to prepare our children and young people so that they can flourish through such change. When our children finish school and enter the evermore... Read more

2016 School Mirri

The Mudgee High School 2016 Mirri will available for purchase from Thursday at the school office temporarily located in the Library (entrance via Horatio St side)... Read more

What is uniform at Mudgee High School?

UNIFORMS MUDGEE HIGH SCHOOL Attached is our uniform policy and requirements to clear up any confusion on uniform choices. Thank you all for your support in creating equality and pride in our school. Uniform MHS (pdf 723 KB)... Read more

CENTENARY MAGAZINE RE-RUN

CENTENARY MAGAZINE RE RUN IS HERE!! Hi all the reprint of the Centenary Mirri has arrived in school!! For those who reserved one and put their name down on the list and live locally - your copy is ready for collection with payment of $25 from the front office. For those who put their name down and require postage please process your order and payment via trybooking.com - postage is an additional subsidized $6 For those who would like to purchase but have not already there are a few left to purchase via trybooking.com Purchases via... Read more

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

EMBRACE

Embrace is a movie about Body Image. There has been a lot of talk about this movie on social media at the moment and we are lucky enough to have one showing here in Mudgee. The film has a MA rating but would be very beneficial for mums and teenage girls. Tickets are only available online and parents would be required to attend with children if under 15 years old Below is the Parent guide, which has more information. https://bodyimagemovement.com/parents-guide-to-embrace/... Read more

Together for Humanity

"Together for Humanity" Inclusivity Conference Parliament House Sydney Recently, 8 students travelled to Sydney as guests of "Together for Humanity" for a conference on Inclusivity. "Together for Humanity "is a non-government organisation which works to foster harmony and respect amongst the community. Students representing 15 Secondary and Primary Schools, both public and faith based were required to make a two minute presentation on any issue which could result in people being discriminated against. Schools made... Read more

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more

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MADness

The Creative and Performing Arts faculty ran their second and mega-MAD concert on Tuesday 1/12. If you were there then you know it was an entertaining night of performances and displays. Well done to all the performers both young and not-so-young, and the many students who had on display the wares they have produced in their Visual Arts classes.... Read more

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