Important Dates for End of Semester

Posted on 20 Jun 2017

End of Semester Dates



Open Night

Posted on 20 Apr 2017

Thursday May 25th 2017

6pm - 8pm



AST Trial for Year 12 Students

Posted on 31 Mar 2017

AST Trial The AST Trials will be held NEXT WEEK!!
Tuesday AST Short Response Trial Year 12 Line 7 & 8
Wednesday AST Writing Task Trial Year 12 Line 3
Be in the Caf 10 minutes before.


Democracy in Action

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.



Meet the Teachers Evening

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
Entertainment and refreshments will be provided by students.


Welcome to Hawker College in 2017

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.

Year 11 Meeting Crowd Survey

Year 12 Meeting Crowd Survey



Hawker College 2016 Graduation

Posted on 15 Dec 2016

Graduating Class of 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



Hawker College 2016 Formal

Posted on 08 Dec 2016

On 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

Nationally Recognised Qualifications training offered at Hawker College in Term 4

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.



Drama students perform Cosi and Play On in the Murranji Theatre

Posted on 14 Oct 2016

Drama Productions 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



ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Finalists

Posted on 23 Sep 2016

ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Finalists

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



Hawker College student is Semi Finalist in the Moran National Student Photography Prize

Posted on 23 Sep 2016

Hallway

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.



ACT Department of Education's Director General Natalie Howson visits Hawker

Posted on 23 Sep 2016

Director General Natalie Howson

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!