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White Rock Junior Chess Championships 2020

Date:August 21, 2020

On Thursday 20 August, a record 112 WRJ students from Year 2-6 participated in the WRJ Chess Championship 2020. All


FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Rd 2 2020

Date:June 15, 2020

Round 2 of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships was held on the 12th of June. The wizardry of


FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Rd 1 2020

Date:March 5, 2020

Round 1 of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships was held on 3 March. The Bishop Centre was bursting


Principal’s Welcome Event- 2020

Date:January 6, 2020

Principal Paul Sjogren and the TAS teaching community would like to welcome all TAS parents, new and existing, to join


FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Finals 2019

Date:August 26, 2019

The Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Finals were held in the Bishop Centre 22 August. Dedication, preparation and good sportsmanship


2019 Gala Concert | Friday 30 August

Date:August 5, 2019

No entry fee – all welcome.    


Parents and Staff – Rethinking TikTok

Date:August 18, 2020

Your privacy matters Currently, there are multiple conversations being held around the world as to the safety, security, privacy, addiction


Leo Lin (Year 12) reflects on his recent QUT STEM Internship

Date:July 23, 2020

Recently Grace Belson & Leo Lin (Year 12), were awarded a place in the QUT STEM Research Internship program. 2020.


Principals Blog: Edition 3, 2020

Date:June 15, 2020

Dear TAS community,  Every now and then I receive an email that I feel the need to share, because it


Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) stance on Year 11 & 12 return to school

Date:April 27, 2020

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) have called on the Queensland Government to allow all Year 11 and 12 students to return


Principals Blog: A deeper look at the data – the story of a regional standout

Date:February 17, 2020

We were delighted to see the TAS class of ’19, the last group to ever receive an OP, placed #24


Principals Blog: Edition 1, 2020

Date:February 4, 2020

Dear TAS community, As a Principal, receiving communications such as the one I recently received is one of the role’s


TAS News

Learning. Believing. Achieving – Term 4 Week 4

Date: October 27, 2017    Posted by: Alana Ripepi


RAFFLE for the Coconut Carnival: A call out to all in the TAS community to sell your tickets. All sold tickets, money collected and unsold tickets need to be returned to the front desk at your campus by Wednesday 15 November. Congratulations to those who have sold heaps of tickets already – well done!

Bailey Merchant has sold 5 books of raffle tickets

Elle Cootes has sold an amazing 22 raffle books! wow.

Lara Richardson has sold 3 raffle books.

William Morden in Prep has sold 3 books of tickets.

Commonwealth Games baton relay

Well done to the TAS students who were selected to carry the baton as part of the Queen’s Baton Relay for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.  Emma Simpson (Year 11),  Isaac Burton (Year 7), Amber Robinson (Year 6), Rebecca Robinson (Year 6) and Astrid Grant (Year 6).   The baton will be in safe hands during its visit to the North.’


Great news for a special singer

Hannah Seigmann recently auditioned for the Gondwana National Chorale School. She has been selected, from thousands of hopeful auditionees around the nation, to join the Gondwana Novus Choir for treble choristers aged 10-15. Hannah will head off to the University of NSW in Sydney for an intensive summer school in January next year that will culminate in the performances at the Festival of Summer Voices. Congratulations Hannah!


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