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Welcome back for term 3 - Mon 18 July to Fri 23 Sept.

Our Assembly in Clubs on 18 July will celebrate indigenous history and culture and NAIDOC Week, which fell during the school holidays. We have a guest speaker, student hosts and student performances. See you there!

posted on 22 Jul 2016


Class Selection

Semester 2, 2016 Class Selection is Now Open through Edval

Class selection closes on: Friday the 3rd of June

Please follow the links to see which classes will be offered by each faculty and a description of what the class is about.







Technology/Hospitality/Community Services

Study skills is also offered to all students. This is a support class for any student who needs help keeping on track with assessment/time management/managing College overall.

ESL tutorials are offered to all ESL students.

How to choose your classes:

Step 1: access your school email address by going to gmail or the Digital Backpack

Gmail – enter your school email address ( then log in with the same username and password as you do on the school computers.

Digital Backpack – click on the Digital Backpack link then log in with the same username and password as you do on the school computers and click on Google Mail

Step 2: You will have an email with the subject “Semester 2 Class Choices

Open the email

Step 3: The email will have the following instructions:

STEP 1: Click:
STEP 2: Enter the following WebCode: #### (each student has a unique WebCode)
STEP 3: Select subjects you want, in order of your PREFERENCE (Important).
STEP 4: Click [Submit].

Step 4: Follow the instructions once you have logged in to choose your classes.

If you need advice about which classes to take, please talk to the teachers from the faculty that the class is in and then if you still feel that you need advice, make an appointment with your Year Coordinator.

If you are having trouble logging on, please go to N37 between recess and lunch and the Study Skills teachers can help you.

posted on 24 May 2016


Astronomical Teaching Telescope

An astronomical teaching facility at Mount Stromlo is being established. This facility will be available for use by public high school and college students from across the ACT. Called the McNamara-Saunders Astronomical Teaching Telescope (MSATT), MSATT will be available for students wanting to undertake higher level student-centred projects in astronomy and astrophysics. The anticipated time of completion is June 2016, with MSATT being made available for students from around September. Full implementation for student projects will be from the start of the 2017 academic year.

Click here to view the poster for this exciting opportunity.

posted on 26 Apr 2016


Enrolments for 2017

The timeline for 2017 enrolments has been released by the Education Directorate.

To view this document as a pdf, please click here .

To view this document in Word, please click here .

Please note enrolments close 12 midnight the day after Dickson College Open Night

posted on 05 Apr 2016


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