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Year 10 Work Experience at Mudgee HIgh School

Has your Year 10 son/daughter completed work experience yet? Mudgee High School Year 10 students are expected to complete at least 1 week of work experience during 2018. Benefits include: Research careers of interest. Develop work related skills. Increased work place confidence. Develop interpersonal skills. Contacts for future employment. Suggestions for placements and support is available. Please contact the MHS Careers Adviser for more information... Read more

Gap Year Invitation

End of School TAFE Courses

Invitation to Staff, Parents and HSC School Leavers End of School TAFE Courses TAFE NSW Tourism and Hospitality Mudgee College are conducting an information /pre-enrolment session on a variety of courses available for Year 12 School Leavers. Date: Thursday 21 June 2018 Where Mudgee TAFE Restaurant, Ulan Road, Mudgee When: 5.30pm-7.00pm Canapés and Drinks will follow an information session . Pre-enrolments will be taken for the courses below. Please note there are several course dates scheduled during November, December 2018 1 Week... Read more

Careers - Important dates to remember.

The following are a list of available training, information and apprenticeship opportunities: WHS White card training, Tuesday and Wednesday, June 26 and 27. Permission notes from Mr Roberts or Mr Kempton. Local apprenticeships and traineeship opportunities - see skillset.com.au Glencore Coal apprenticeship career presentation - Wednesday, June 13, periods 1 and 2. Register with Mr Kempton. Charles Sturt University (CSU) 'Myday' Friday, June 15. Showcase of all courses, tour the campus, etc. TAFE/Employment (Skillset) Year 12 student and... Read more

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Are you the Game Changer we're looking for?

Education Week will be a game changer

Excursions to the moon, teleporting between classes, face recognition roll call or a school without bell times or walls – the school of the future is only limited by your imagination. That is the message from the organisers of an exciting new challenge being launched today in the lead up to Education Week 2018. The inaugural Game Changer Challenge will showcase the theme of this year's Education Week, Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world, which highlights how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities... Read more

A great opportunity for ATSI Years 10/12 students

UTS Galuwa Engineering & IT

A great opportunity for ATSI Years 10 - 12 students who may benefit from primarily a university experience with some focus on engineering /IT courses & careers. See Mr Kempton for further details... Read more

Theme: Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world

EdWeek 2018 - theme and dates announced

This year's Education Week will be held from Monday 6 August to Friday 10 August 2018 (Term 3, Week 3). The theme for Education Week is ‘Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world'. This theme communicates how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities they need to thrive in a rapidly changing, globalised world. Video: Mark Scott announces theme for EdWeek 2018 You tube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULMFWr7_OzU... Read more

2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 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 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... 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

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

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

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

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

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