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An Amazing Two Letter English Word                                                                 BACK     Year 10 Portal Page ESTs for Year 12 General and Foundation courses Year 11 and 12 Examinations  An Amazing Two-Letter English WordThe following is an abridged version of a presentation I delivered to the Secondary School earlier this term taht I want to share with you all. What is one word in the English language that can be a noun, verb, adjective, adverb and preposition?  This two-letter word in English has more meanings than any other two-letter word, and that word is 'UP'. It is listed in the dictionary as an adverb, preposition, adjective, noun or verb. It is easy to understand UP, meaning toward the sky or at the top of the list, but when we awaken in the morning, why do we wake UP? At a meeting, why does a topic come UP? Why do we speak UP? We call UP our friends, brighten UP a room, polish UP the silver, warm UP the leftovers and clean UP the kitchen. We lock…
Friday, 19 May 2017

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School Fair - a great success                                                               BACK     Year 6 Encounter in Canberra Don’t miss out! - Academic Scholarships 2018 Netflix series - 13 Reasons Why  School Fair - a great successOur School Fair, held in the grounds on Saturday 6 May, was a great success. In beautiful sunshine, the large crowd enjoyed the entertainment, Pet Show, pony rides, silent auction, food and entertainment stalls throughout the day. There is something special about an old style fair, with its relaxed and happy atmosphere. Thank you for your support of this important event for the School. Our focus was more on "friend raising" than "fund raising" so it was gratifying to raise approximately $3,000 which will be directed to resources for the students. The stall holders also enjoyed the Fair with the following email received by the Business Manager Gailene Shore: Thank you for a fantastic event, we had an amazing day. We would just like to say a huge thank you to everyone involved. It was extremely well organised, promoted fantastically and the whole…
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