Year 12 2010 Parent Evening
Welcome and Prayer – Ms Barbara Watkins HSC preparation – Mrs Megan Pursche The HSC/ATAR – Mr Mark Mikulandra After the HS...
<ul><li>Mrs Megan Pursche </li></ul>
 
<ul><li>The trial –Why does it seem harder than the HSC? </li></ul><ul><li>Study timetable </li></ul><ul><li>Practice essa...
<ul><li>What are your daughter’s talents? </li></ul><ul><li>Plan B and C </li></ul><ul><li>The world doesn’t begin or end ...
<ul><li>Mr Mark Mikulandra </li></ul>
HSC Trial Examinations <ul><li>Uniform  </li></ul><ul><li>Travel </li></ul><ul><li>Equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Illness/Mis...
HSC Examinations <ul><li>Practical Examinations </li></ul><ul><li>Written Examinations </li></ul><ul><li>BOS website </li>...
ATAR <ul><li>Different to TER/UAI </li></ul><ul><li>Based on best 10 units including 2 units of English </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Mrs Sue Cook </li></ul>
What do we expect? <ul><li>17% of students in Yr12 in 2009 received an ATAR above 95 </li></ul><ul><li>40% received an ATA...
What do we do in Careers ? <ul><li>Interview students </li></ul><ul><li>Handout the UAC Guide </li></ul><ul><li>Give guide...
<ul><li>Assist with scholarship applications </li></ul><ul><li>Confidentially complete Access applications </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Each girl should be well informed – read guides, attend Open Days, talk to students, read handbooks  </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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Yr 12 Parents Evening 2010

  1. 1. Year 12 2010 Parent Evening
  2. 2. Welcome and Prayer – Ms Barbara Watkins HSC preparation – Mrs Megan Pursche The HSC/ATAR – Mr Mark Mikulandra After the HSC - Mrs Sue Cook
  3. 3. <ul><li>Mrs Megan Pursche </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>The trial –Why does it seem harder than the HSC? </li></ul><ul><li>Study timetable </li></ul><ul><li>Practice essays and tests </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>What are your daughter’s talents? </li></ul><ul><li>Plan B and C </li></ul><ul><li>The world doesn’t begin or end with an ATAR rank </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Mr Mark Mikulandra </li></ul>
  7. 8. HSC Trial Examinations <ul><li>Uniform </li></ul><ul><li>Travel </li></ul><ul><li>Equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Illness/Misadventure </li></ul><ul><li>Special Provisions </li></ul><ul><li>Cheating – mobile phones & writing on hands </li></ul><ul><li>After the HSC Trials </li></ul>
  8. 9. HSC Examinations <ul><li>Practical Examinations </li></ul><ul><li>Written Examinations </li></ul><ul><li>BOS website </li></ul>
  9. 10. ATAR <ul><li>Different to TER/UAI </li></ul><ul><li>Based on best 10 units including 2 units of English </li></ul><ul><li>Ranks students in Year 12 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Maximum ATAR is 99.95 </li></ul><ul><li>HSC marks of 80 = ATAR in high 70s </li></ul><ul><li>HSC marks of 70 = ATAR in high 50s </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>Mrs Sue Cook </li></ul>
  11. 12. What do we expect? <ul><li>17% of students in Yr12 in 2009 received an ATAR above 95 </li></ul><ul><li>40% received an ATAR above 90 </li></ul><ul><li>Approximately 80% receive an ATAR above 80 </li></ul>
  12. 13. What do we do in Careers ? <ul><li>Interview students </li></ul><ul><li>Handout the UAC Guide </li></ul><ul><li>Give guidelines to applications to University and TAFE </li></ul><ul><li>Hold a Private Provider Market in September </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>Assist with scholarship applications </li></ul><ul><li>Confidentially complete Access applications </li></ul><ul><li>Assist with university entry schemes – elite athlete and performer, MU partnership programs, early entry schemes at WU, UNE, ACU and CU </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>Each girl should be well informed – read guides, attend Open Days, talk to students, read handbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Keep an open mind </li></ul><ul><li>Have a plan – A, B, C…… </li></ul>
  15. 16. <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>

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