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Parent Teacher Night Thursday 20 September 4pm - 7pm

We are looking forward to Parent Teacher Night on Thursday 20 September.

Parents and carers were emailed passwords on Thurs 13 Sept for making online bookings.

posted on 13 Sep 2018


Free meningococcal immunisations

The ACT government is funding a free meningococcal vaccine to young people aged
between 16 and 19 years old in 2018 only. These immunisations will take place with visiting nurses at Dickson College.

When: Monday 24th September to Thursday 27th September 2018

Time: 9.30am to 12.45pm and 1.15pm to 3pm each day (12.45pm to 1.15pm - nurses' lunch break)

Where: Freda Ford Lounge (teachers' staff room) at Dickson College

The schedule of the days is as follows:

Monday: 9.30am-10.20am will be for Foundation Students and SIEC Students

10.20am to 3.00pm – All year 11 & 12 students with surnames beginning with  A - E

Tuesday: 9.30am -3.00pm – All year 11 & 12 students with surnames beginning with F – L

Wednesday: 9.30am to 3.00pm – All year 11 & 12 students with surnames beginning with M – R

Thursday: 9.30am to 3.00pm – All year 11 & 12 students with surnames beginning with S – Z

* Thursday afternoon will be a catch-up time for students who missed out

Students are to make their way to the Freda Ford Lounge during their free periods and break times on their allocated day.

posted on 11 Sep 2018


AST exams Tuesday 4 September and Wednesday 5 September 2018

The AST (ACT Scaling Test) is a compulsory requirement for students intending to complete a tertiary package at college and thus receive an ATAR.
There is a special assembly in the hall for students sitting the AST on Monday 3 September 2:40-3pm.
All of the exams will take place in the Dickson College Gym:
Tuesday 4 Sept: Multiple Choice (8:50am – 11:45am) & Short Response (1:05pm – 3:00pm)
Wednesday 5 Sept: Writing Task (9:10am – 12:00pm)
We would like wish all students participating the best of luck!
Year 12 T students are not required in classes after the Writing task on Wednesday.
All Year 11 & Year 12A classes will run as normal.

posted on 31 Aug 2018


UAC (Universities Admission Centre) important dates

The Careers Team recently ran UAC information sessions for Year 12 students who are intending on applying for university and also for parents and carers. These sessions were aimed at assisting students in their university applications through UAC.

Click below for more information:

UAC important dates 2018

UAC presentation to students

posted on 27 Aug 2018


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