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Trinity Day 2018

Date:June 8, 2018

We celebrated our 35th birthday at TAS this week, and were blessed to have Bishop Bill Ray deliver our Trinity Read more...

Stargazing World Record Attempt

Date:June 7, 2018

On Wednesday 23 May, over 300 people gathered at TAS to participate in the World Record Attempt for the Most Read more...

Online Safety and Cyberbullying | 11 June @ 6pm

Date:June 6, 2018

As parents, carers and educators, we are all very aware of internet safety.   On Monday 11 June, TAS is Read more...

Rock Under the Stars 2018

Date:June 6, 2018

It was a great night's entertainment from TAS students at the annual Rock Under the Stars concert held on 1 Read more...

FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 2 2018

Date:June 5, 2018

More than 330 students competed in the second round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on the 31 Read more...

ASA News feature TAS World Challenge Nepal trip

Date:April 27, 2018

It is great to see our TAS students featured on the front page of the ASA News (Anglican Schools Australia). Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 9, Term 2.

Date:June 18, 2018

Swimming Legends at TAS Vince Raleigh's swim team recently held a training camp at the TAS Aquatic Centre. Vince is Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 7, Term 2.

Date:June 1, 2018

Confirmation Service What a terrific service last Thursday. Year 6 students Matthew Darlow-Elliot and Caitlin Allen were confirmed into the Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 6. Term 2

Date:May 25, 2018

Mothers Day at WRJ What a terrific morning to celebrate Mothers Day at White Rock. A beautiful breakfast followed by Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving. Week 5, Term 2

Date:May 18, 2018

Year 6 Outdoor Education at Chillagoe My thanks to the Year 6 staff, Outdoor Education staff and the outdoor education Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving. Week 3, Term 2

Date:May 2, 2018

Friday late afternoon Hockey followed by Saturday morning Football. So great to see our students proudly wearing their TAS uniforms Read more...

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Week 2 Term 2

Date:April 27, 2018

What a terrific ANZAC Service at WRS on Monday 23rd. Thank you to all staff and students for being part Read more...

TAS News

FNQ Interschool Chess Championships, Round 1 2018

Date: March 12, 2018    Posted by: Sue Wicks

TAS hosted the first round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on 1 March, with 339 students competing. This is likely to be the biggest interschool tournament in Queensland this term. The TAS teams performed brilliantly, and a highlight of our results are listed below. We were inspired by the good sportsmanship, great ideas and positive mindsets that made the day a special one.

Primary A Grade (12 teams with 48 players)
Team Results
First TAS WRJ Robertson: Andrew Robertson, Angela Xiang, Vinuka Gamage and Aiden Latter
Second TAS WRJ Pandey: James Nguyen, Ryan Goodfellow, Joanna Chen and Pragyan Pandey
Individual Results
First Place Angela Xiang
Third Place James Nguyen
Fourth Place Ryan Goodfellow

Primary B Grade (19 teams with 70 players)
Team Results
First TAS WRJ Coombes: Hayden Coombes, Braith Bragg, Bailey Steigmeier and Matilda Hancock
Second TAS WRJ Reid: Thomas Hayward, Archie Reid, Charlene Chen and Xavier Hillier
Individual Results
First Place Hayden Coombes
Third Place Thomas Hayward
Fourth Place Braith Bragg

Primary C Grade (30 Teams with 101 players)
Team Results
First Place TAS WRJ Reeves: Leila Bryceson, Harriet Reeves, Shivansh Pandey and Brandon Lewis
Third Place TAS WRJ Stoelhorst: Jadon Norbury, Lily Edwards, John Phan and Sofia Stoelhorst
Individual Results
Third Place Leila Bryceson



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