A Uniting Church coeducational independent day and boarding school in Adelaide,
South Australia

Early Learning to Year 12

Student Achievements - Edition 15 - 2018

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements...

This year, during AIME sessions, students got to show case their special talents. Deena Warren and Maddy Rasmussen sung together and were consequently selected to go to Sydney for the AIME end of year Gala Ball, from Tuesday 23 to Friday 26 October. Deena and Maddy have the opportunity to sing a song of their choice together at the AIME Gala Ball.

This year, our Year 8s competed in the Readers Cup Challenge. The winning team was from 8NMS, and included Cameron Chau (Fricker), Gracie Greenrod (Fereday), Mattias McCarthy (Jeffries), and Vicki Stephens (Fricker). Congratulations!

Congratulations to the following students who won first place in the InterSchool Cross Country 13 year old Boys’ team last term - Brad Shepherd (Year 8 Dunstan), Rocco McNeill-Kovacic (Year 8 Forder), Daniel Shepherd (Year 8 Woollacott), and Riley Hill (Year 8 Woollacott)

Jarryd Hoppo (Year 12 Fereday) has been selected for the 2019 Under 20 Men's State Team, to represent South Australia at next year's Under 20 and Ivor Burge Australian Championships. Well done, Jarryd, an outstanding achievement.

Jason Konstandopoulos (Year 9 Clark) has been selected for the Adelaide United Youth Soccer Team. Congratulations Jason.

Casey Buchanan (Year 12 Kelly) came third in the recent All Schools Competition, in the 2k Steeple Chase event. Additionally, Casey achieved second place in the Under 18 800m. Well done Casey.

Gemma Dandie (Year 10 Fereday) has been selected as one of 50 students Australia-wide to perform in the pilot of a new musical, “Sister Act Junior”. Broadway Directors of ITheatrics from New York are running the event. Kids up to the age of 18 around Australia have auditioned to have the opportunity to work with these directors. Gemma was asked to audition for a named role and we are very proud to announce that she won the lead role of Delores, played in the Sister Act movie by Whoopi Goldberg. Congratulations Gemma!

Rebecca Haynes (Year 11 Woollacott) has been accepted into the 2018 Wingara Mura – Bunga Barrabugu Summer program, 'A thinking path to make tomorrow', at the University of Sydney. Rebecca has been offered a place with the Natural Science and Engineering Stream in December 2018.

Congratulations to our Sailing Team who won the 2018 Interdominion Sailing Championships in New Zealand during the holidays. The team included Alex Higgins as Captain, Matthew Meaney, Quinn Auricht, Byron Robertson, Chelsea Higgins, Angus Higgins and Harry Higgins.

Mathematical Challenge for Young Australians

Some of our top Year 7 to 10 students undertook the Mathematical Challenge for Young Australians, held by the Australian Mathematics Trust during Term 2. We are delighted with the following results.

Junior Division - Year 8

Jack McKenzie (Heaslip) – Distinction
Imogen Beattie (Heaslip) - High Distinction
Archer Byrne (Dunstan) – High Distinction
Sasha Coorey (Fricker) – High Distinction
Jade Cross (Clark) – High Distinction
Elliot Whitford (Clark) – High Distinction

Intermediate Division

Caitlin Edwards (Year 10 Fereday) – Credit
Matvei Kotooussov (Year 9 Woollacott) – Credit
Hriday Patel (Year 9 Carter) – Credit
Wenbo Peng (Year 9 Jeffries) – Credit
Xianyi Liu (Year 9 Forder) – Credit

Australian Student Citizenship Awards

Congratulations to Year 12 student Heidi Collins who was presented with a Highly Commended certificate for the Australian Student Citizenship Awards during Assembly last week. Heidi was presented her award by Judith Leeson AM, a Fellow and Life Member of the Career Development Association of Australia.

Thank you to Judith for presenting the award, and well done to Heidi, an outstanding achievement!

Chemistry Awards

Congratulations to the following students for their achievements during the recent RACI Analytical Chemistry Competition.

Certificate for Excellent Precision and Accuracy in School Phase and Excellent Precision in State Finals

Abbey Brown (Year 12 Heaslip)
Jessica Bullock (Year 12 Clark)

Certificate for Excellent Accuracy and Precision in School, and at State Finals

Charlotte Drew (Year 12 Clark)

Term 3 Academic Awards

Outstanding Attitude to Study

Harry Higgins8Forder
Lucy Kelly8Clark
Zoe Sibbons8Fereday
Olivia Buchanan9Dunstan
Emily Green9Heaslip
Jessica Hatwell9Kelly
Daisy Jury9Clark
Natasha Leck9Carter
Jade Metti9Jeffries
Amelia Anderson10Fricker
Jared Ballinger10Heaslip
Rhianna Barney10Clark
Max Coorey10Fricker
Gemma Dandie10Fereday
Chloe Dubois10Heaslip
Annie Firth10Woollacott
Ebony Harper10Fricker
Rachel Sanders10Woollacott
Sidhaarath Sellvakumaran10Jeffries
Annabelle Watson10Dunstan
Anna Wilson10Forder
Henrik Zefi10Clark
Yichu Zhang10Clark
Philippa Bergin11Clark
Annabelle Dean11Fricker
Vasilia Devetzidis11Jeffries
Brodie Eckert11Carter
Yongjian Gan11Jeffries
Sophie Hatwell11Kelly
Olivia Hoffmann11Kelly
Belle Hope11Forder
Fereshteh Jafari11Jeffries
Ashlynn Jeffries11Dunstan
Hamish McRae11Fereday
Faith Pearson-McKenzie11Jeffries
Madeline Pike11Forder
Annabel Porter11Clark
Gracie Rawson11Kelly
Chloe Short11Heaslip
Jack Simpson11Carter
Caitlin Stallan11Carter
Madisson Tape11Fricker
Thomas Taplin11Jeffries
Abigail Wicks11Clark
Lucy Wilsdon11Heaslip
Zhiling Xu11Jeffries
Jessica Bullock12Clark
Sarah Burns12Fereday
Alice Cesana12Fricker
Lucy Cesana12Fricker
Regine Facundo12Carter
Jessica Johnson12Kelly
Isabella Jose12Kelly
Isabella Kelly12Woollacott
Eleanor Lewis12Kelly
William Lowe12Heaslip
Jessica McDonald12Forder
Louie Naito12Fereday
Aaryan Singh12Jeffries
Daniel Wakim12Clark
Georgia Weber12Dunstan
Millicent Young12Woollacott

Academic Awards

Tass Andonas8Woollacott
Amelie Beecher8Dunstan
William Bradley8Jeffries
Charlotte Coombs8Kelly
Sasha Coorey8Fricker
Maria Demina8Jeeffries
Anisha Dinesh8Fereday
Shenae Gianni8Woollacott
Hannah Gomez8Carter
Abby Jennings8Carter
Molly Jennings8Carter
Jack McKenzie8Heaslip
Jessica McManus8Jeffries
Ayesha Peerbaye8Fereday
Phoenix Pereira8Heaslip
Kai Bigwood9Heaslip
Lukas Cooke9Woollacott
Oskar Durham9Clark
Isabella Frankel9Heaslip
Anmol Gandhara9Kelly
Lachlan Grigg9Forder
Jason Konstandopoulos9Clark
Zane Lindblom9Kelly
Sacha Mutze9Kelly
Charlotte Page9Dunstan
Elizabeth Payne9Jeffries
Lakara Stallan9Carter
Zara West9Woollacott
Callum Andrews10Carter
Caitlin Edwards10Fereday
Bianca Facundo10Carter
Maddison Higgins10Forder
Mae Johnson10Kelly
Amy Liew10Fereday
Ruby Liptak10Dunstan
Elise Long10Fereday
Timothy Middleton10Dunstan
Darren Shi10Fereday
India Smart10Fricker
Zoe Smith10Kelly
Zhiai Zhang10Dunstan
Luke Charlton11Forder
Maggie Degenhart11Dunstan
Sarah Dennis11Carter
Gabriella Loy11Fereday
Sophie Sibbons11Fereday
Kyle Chenoweth12Jeffries
Daniel Cropley12Clark
Kiran Gerbi12Dunstan
Jenaiha Graham12Kelly
Rhys Griffin12Carter
Bonita Hammond-Brown12Jeffries
Wing Man Ho12Woollacott
Tu Hoang12Fricker
Arulan Mahadeva12Jeffries
Daniel McArthur12Kelly
Carli Morton12Fereday
Dimitrios Nikos12Kelly
Lukas Noble12Jeffries
Alexander Page12Forder
Ashlin Petty12Jeffries
Grant Robertson12Dunstan
Sophie Rogers12Dunstan
Luca Sardelis12Fricker
Lucas Secombe12Kelly

Academic Excellence

Oshana Andraweera8Fricker
Imogen Beattie8Heaslip
Daisy Bright8Fereday
Jade Cross8Clark
Gracie Greenrod8Fereday
Abbie Munt8Kelly
Ashlee Munt8Kelly
Kiera Ross8Clark
Airlie Rouvray8Kelly
Olivia Stead8Heaslip
Elliot Whitford8Clark
Lilly Wiese8Fricker
Matvei Kotoousov9Woollacott
Amelie Noble9Jeffries
Ruby Pike9Forder
Charlotte Reed9Fereday
Aidan Ross9Clark
Lucy Ashworth10Wollacott
Kaine Baldwin10Forder
Samuel Blyzno10Jeffries
Timothy Blyzno10Jeffries
Willis Hammond-Brown10Jeffries
Jack Hutt10Kelly
Amy Mohapatra10Clark
Emily Nolis10Clark
Joshua Ponniah10Kelly
Sienna Rouvray10Kelly
Hannah Venturi10Carter
Freya Young10Forder
Mu Zhang10Jeffries
Zoe Buttery11Jeffries
Lachlan Gayler11Carter
Nikki Gluyas11Jeffries
Mia Helyar11Forder
Dayna Holroyd11Jeffries
Chloe Karnon11Clark
Anh Nguyen11Clark
Taylah Stallan11Carter
Yibing Tao11Fricker
Shijie Wang11Fereday
Ningxi Zhang11Jeffries
Fraser Bock12Clark
Lily Brice-Marwood12Heaslip
Heidi Collins12Forder
Isabel Glynn12Kelly
Katerina Hand12Kelly
Alyse Hean12Woollacott
Emily Jaarsma12Dunstan
Jaidyn Jones12Clark
Georgia Kraft12Kelly
Yifan Lai12Woollacott
Alexander Lam12Fereday
Bolong Lin12Heaslip
Bailey Lindblom12Kelly
Kate Morgan12Woollacott
Olivia Pieck12Fereday
Lucy Prior12Woollacott
Nicholas Rose12Dunstan
Sophie Simpson12Woollacott
Isabella Triglau-Phillips12Clark
Matthew Van Riel12Kelly
Boshi Wang12Fricker
Xiaomi Xu12Heaslip