Posted on 21 Mar 2017
On 20th March, Hawker College ran a whole school election to elect Year 11 and 12 students to form a new Student Leadership Group (SLG). The newly elected SLG members will play a critical role in advocacy and practical advancement of issues that affect the college.
Congratulations to the following SLG elected representatives :-
Year 11 - Courtney Keenan, Shavaun Hickman, Riz Azunicon and Allison Bruemmer
Year 12 - Mikayla Kerrison, Caitlin Scott, Kenny Kwan and Leonaitasi Tuionetoa
Pictured are Andy Mison, Linzi Lamont, Ineka Voigt and Minister Yvette Berry.
Posted on 25 Feb 2017
Meet the Teachers Evening
Parents and Carers are invited to come along to an informal gathering on Wednesday 1 March from 5.30 pm - 7pm in our Chino's Courtyard and Library.
Hawker College provides this as an opportunity to:
- Meet with those who are teaching your students this semester
- Find out about avenues of support available to students
- Obtain first-hand information on how the ACT senior secondary system works
Posted on 27 Jan 2017
Year 11 commence at 8:40am in the Murranji Theatre on Monday 30th January, Year 12 at 8:40am in the Murranji Theatre on Tuesday 31st of January.
Week one is Orientation week or "O" Week, and is run on an altered timetable. click here
We are looking forward to a fantastic school year together.
Posted on 15 Dec 2016
On Wednesday the 14th December our Year 12 students attended graduation at The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre. We wish our students every success in the future, whatever their chosen pathway. We know that they leave as upstanding ambassadors for our school, joining the proud ranks of the Hawker College Alumni.
For photos from graduation please click here
Posted on 08 Dec 2016On Wednesday the 7th December our Year 12 students celebrated the end of the year with their formal at The National Museum of Australia on Acton peninsula. It was a wonderful night at a spectacular venue and lots of fun was had by all. For photos of the arrivals please click here
Posted on 17 Oct 2016
The following Nationally Recognised Qualifications training will be offered at Hawker College in Term 4.
Thursday Week 12 - RSA (Access Recognised Training)
Thursday Week 13 - Asbestos Awareness (CIT)
Friday Week 13- White Card (CIT)
Asbestos Awareness and White Card are essential qualifications required when entering any work site. If you would like to undertake work experience in a trade or are looking for an apprenticeship in 2017 having these qualifications not only will be very beneficial when applying, they are required. These courses are considerably subsidised if completed here at school, virtually half of the normal cost.
Each of these courses are $65. Full payment will be required prior to the day.
By participating in these courses you are eligible to gain points towards your senior school certificate.
Posted on 14 Oct 2016
The Murranji Theatre comes to life in week 15 for our much awaited Drama Productions.
Come along and see outstanding student talent in a great week of theatre. A hilarious romp in PLAY ON, a lively farce by Rick Abbot performed by the line 4 Drama class, and explore human relationships in COSI a classic Australian drama by Louis Nowra.
Tuesday 8th Nov- Double Bill Matinee 9.30am Play On, 12.30pm Cosi
Wednesday 9th Nov- Play On 7pm
Thursday 10th Nov- Play On 7pm
Friday 11th Nov- Cosi 7pm
Saturday 12th Nov- Cosi 7pm
Tickets on sale at STAGECENTA.COM
- Adults $15
- Concession $10
- Double Bill Matinee $5 (includes one or both performances)
See you there
Posted on 23 Sep 2016
Hawker College had two finalists in the category of ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year at the Australian Training & Excellence Awards, held on Thursday 1 September at the Hotel Realm in Barton. They are Jessie Staines (Carpentry) and Georgia Adamson (Business). The Hawker College Vet and Careers team attended with our two high achieving students. More info can be found here http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/skillscanberra/act-training-awards
Posted on 23 Sep 2016
Congratulations to Chloe Thorne - Semi Finalist in the 2016 Secondary Years 11 and 12 Moran National Student Photography Prize. Chloe completed this moody image with beautiful lighting as part of her assignment in her second term in Digital Photography at Hawker College.
Posted on 23 Sep 2016
The ACT Department of Education’s new Director General Natalie Howson visited Hawker College today. She toured the school speaking with staff and students, very interested in how Hawker is engaging and inspiring each other to achieve!