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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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2019 Gala Concert | Friday 30 August

Date:August 5, 2019

No entry fee – all welcome.    

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Principal’s Blog: Results and analysis Year 12 2020

Date:May 4, 2021

I was fascinated to read that the State ALP government has decided not to release the annual report detailing the

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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Principal’s Blog: Results and analysis Year 12 2020

I was fascinated to read that the State ALP government has decided not to release the annual report detailing the senior Year 12 results of every high school in Queensland. There are legitimate reasons for and against this decision, as there is a fine line between “public shaming” and “accountability”. It is, however, important thatContinue Reading

Parents and Staff – Rethinking TikTok

Your privacy matters Currently, there are multiple conversations being held around the world as to the safety, security, privacy, addiction and possible long-term usage effects of TikTok.  Is TikTok an innocent actor subject to international censorship, hysteria and commercial competition? We need to heed lessons from past behaviour, tokenistic pledges from social media giants andContinue Reading

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

Recently Grace Belson & Leo Lin (Year 12), were awarded a place in the QUT STEM Research Internship program. 2020. This program is very competitive with over 450 quality applicants from across the country this year.      Leo was one of 3 students selected to travel to QUT and participate in the research project: Design RoboticsContinue Reading

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

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) have called on the Queensland Government to allow all Year 11 and 12 students to return to school immediately. On Friday, David Robertson, the Executive Director of ISQ, wrote a letter to Premier Palaszczuk acknowledging that throughout this global pandemic that Independent schools in Queensland have remained consistent in their approachContinue Reading

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

We were delighted to see the TAS class of ’19, the last group to ever receive an OP, placed #24 on the list of 368 Queensland secondary schools with graduating cohorts. This list is based on the percentage of students receiving an OP1-5. This is a wonderful effort by our students, staff and families andContinue Reading

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