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Understanding Your HSC Marks & ATAR

Your HSC Marks tell you about your performance, based on the average of your HSC examination and your school assessment mark. ATAR ranks you within your age group and State, based on performance across your Top 10 ATAR units of study. The ATAR is a percentile ranking...

How to Apply for Selective High School

Placements for Selective Schools are limited, deadline-driven and highly competitive with applications for Year 7 entry submitted more than a year in advance of study. In this article, we offer key dates, exam tips and an overview of the process – from...

7 Questions to Ask at Parent-Teacher Interviews

Parent-teacher interviews can be a daunting experience. Both parties are nervous about meeting each other and about what to say in the short time allocated — usually ten to fifteen minutes. For parents, the problem may be an uncertainty of what to say, or of how best...

NAPLAN 2020 – Exam Dates and How to Prepare

It’s official. The education ministers across Australia have announced that all schools will transition from the existing paper-based NAPLAN to NAPLAN online by 2021. With a goal to make the assessment both more accurate as well as engaging for students, NAPLAN Online...

How to Prepare for the HSC

MWNS teachers share their top tips for making a commonly stressful experience, a successful one. The HSC is heralded as the ultimate test, the culmination of thirteen years of education which is referenced and threatened frequently thought-out the school year. Despite...
How to Apply for Opportunity Class

How to Apply for Opportunity Class

In a world defined by increased competition, education goes a long way towards creating opportunity. Maths Words Not Squiggles helps children to achieve government-based opportunity class placement through personalised primary school tutoring. Opportunity classes are...

How to Survive Year 7: A Guide for Parents

Understanding the transition between Primary and High School As we watch our children leave primary school and commence High School it is not unusual for students and parents alike to feel a sense of excitement and trepidation. It is, in fact, a very stressful time...

What To Expect From Your Private Maths Tutor

Five Good Reasons To Choose Us1 / Our lessons are not mass-producedThe way we teach one student will not be the same for the next. It’s all individually tailored. However, the end result is the same – the very best education for your child.2 / We offer you qualified...
THE 1/4LY NEWSLETTER

THE 1/4LY NEWSLETTER

TERM 3 SEPTEMBER, 2018   PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE How time flies? Each day we run around doing what needs to be done and then before we know it, the week is over. Sitting here knowing that not only has another term come to an end but more importantly, our Year...