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Kempsey High School

Kempsey High School

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Year 8 Activities

Activities in which all Year 8 students will be encouraged to participate are listed below.


English Faculty

Autobiography module

Interschool Debating Day

Film Studies

Travelling Play Performances

Drama & Public Speaking

LCAS Writing & Language Competitions

Extension English Progects - Film Making 

Mathematics Faculty

Building Billycarts the mathematical way

Australasia Problem Solving Mathematical Olympiads

Maths in Careers Day

University of NSW competitions

New England University Study Day

Online Maths tools

Science Faculty

Rotary Science & Engineering Challenge

Billabong Park excursion

Wigay Food Park excursion

PDHPE Faculty

Year 8 Gala Sports day

TIG Gala Day (Indigenous Sports Day)

"Core of Life" - Respectful relationship workshop

Athletics carnival and Swimming Carnival

Soccer & Touch Football competitions

Lunchtime sports competitions

Art / Music Faculty

Indigo Velvet Choir

District Music Festival

Carols by Candlelight

ANZAC Day Ceremony

Spring to Art competition

Waste into Art competition

Technology & Applied Studies

Designer Pizza

Creative Wall Hangings

Laptop Bags

Creative Clocks

Metal Critters



Small Animal handling

Incubation program

Growing vegetables

HSIE Faculty

Local History visits

Local Museum visit

Year 8 Medieval Re-Enactment Day

Trade Training Centre

CAFE plus Barrista

Workplace Hygiene

Serving food and beverage

Food Presentation

Kitchen Hand duties

Cashier & money handling

Whole School Activities

Winter Snow Trip

Matsushige Junior High School visit

Aboriginal Education

Intensive literacy and numeracy tuition

Cultural Activities eg Dance, murals & workshops

NAIDOC celebrations