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FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 3 2017

Date:August 20, 2017

FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 3 2017 The third round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships were

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FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 2 2017

Date:May 26, 2017

The second round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships were held on the 18 May.  Over 300 students

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TAS in Action – Senior School Open Day

Date:April 28, 2017

Come and see the TAS Difference for yourself. Thursday 4 May from 2.30pm to 5.00pm with school tours leaving every

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Opening of Time Capsule – Class of 1998

Date:March 26, 2017

As declared on the plaque, the Time Capsule buried by the Class of 1998 was opened on Monday 20 March

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FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Round 1, 2017.

Date:March 7, 2017

Over 270 students competed in the first round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on the 2 March. 

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Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships Round 3

Date:August 23, 2016

Chess continues to grow in popularity, both within the FNQ region and at TAS.  304 students, including 120 TAS students, descended on

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 4 Week 2

Date:October 13, 2017

SHOUT-OUTS Good luck to our Chess teams in Brisbane this weekend. Friday: Queensland Interschool Chess Girls State Finals at Salisbury

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 4 Week 1

Date:October 9, 2017

The 2017 Round Square international Conference was held in Cape Town, South Africa. It was co-hosted by three Round Square

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 3 Week 10

Date:September 18, 2017

To all families – have a wonderful break. Enjoys some well-earned time with your family and friends. I look forward

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 3 Week 9

Date:September 11, 2017

Energy Australia Art awards Well done to our young artists as they scooped up a number of awards at the

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 3 Week 8

Date:September 1, 2017

TAS Triathletes Our triathletes continue to lead the way in Cairns. Townsville Triathlon Festival – Saturday 19 and Sunday 20

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 3 Week 7

Date:August 26, 2017

QAMT Maths Quiz Winners Each year the Queensland Association of Mathematics Teachers runs the Year 7/8 QAMT Interschool Mathematics Quiz.

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Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 3 Week 10

Date: September 18, 2017    Posted by: Sue Wicks

To all families – have a wonderful break. Enjoys some well-earned time with your family and friends. I look forward to seeing you all in Term 4.

UQ Young Scholars

Congratulations to four of our Year 11 students who have been selected into the University of Queensland Young Scholars program in Brisbane over the summer break. Erin Mecklem, Harriet Grant, Luke Robinson, and James Leong

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Netball Win

What a great win on by the TAS Taipans with a stirring, come-from-behind victory in Tuesday nights Grand Final. Thanks to supercoach Ms Elisa Robati and all the wonderful parents who have supported the girls throughout the season.

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Inspire Art Show

Thanks to all involved in a  wonderful night at the INSPIRE Art show. Ms Ashburton, Ms Spence, staff and students did a wonderful job putting the show together, and it was truly spectacular. Thanks also to our auctioneer John Watts and the generous contributions made by those purchasing artworks during the evening.

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Saving a tree frog

Thanks to the students who saved a white-lipped green tree frog and put it back into a safer place in the environment. Thanks to Melody, James and Tegan, with support from Mrs Long, Mrs Elder and our terrific groundsmen. Frog rescue – mission accomplished!

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Surf Life Saving success

TAS recently sent 23 athletes to the NQ Interschool Lifesaving Competition, competing in swim, board and running events. There were some wonderful personal performances, team work and good sp0ortsmanship on display. Special mention to Harriet Grant (Age Champion), Ella Goddard (Age Champion) and Hayden Telford (Age Champion Runner Up). Congratulations to all of our lifesavers today!

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Model United Nations

Wow. What an outstanding morning last Friday watching our young people providing a template to the United Nations on how it should be done. Congratulations to all involved – our future world is in good hands if this is the calibre of our future leaders. Special thanks to Sanjana for her work as Chair – she was outstanding.

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