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From the Deputy Principal


After considerable preparation for NAPLAN on-line testing it was rather surprising that this nationwide testing reverted to the hard-copy version of the process at the very last moment. However the testing programme ran smoothly at St Brigid’s, thanks to the excellent work of all 15 teachers who performed the task of test administrators, and the… Read More »

Deputy Principal


NAPLAN ONLINE – TRIAL OF THE NEW ONLINE ASSESSMENT PLATFORM You may have heard that NAPLAN online is being introduced from 2017, with an aim for all schools to be administering NAPLAN online by 2019. NAPLAN online will provide better assessment, more precise results and faster turnaround of information. Your child’s results will be returned… Read More »

From the Deputy Principal


OLNA Years 10 – 12 All families should have now received a copy of their daughter’s current OLNA standing (please contact Mrs Jane Bunce, bunce.jane@stbrigids.wa.edu.au should it not have been received via post).  Students who have achieved in Category 3 have met all requirements – all three categories, numeracy, reading and writing must have reached… Read More »

From the Deputy Principal


As we near the end of the first term, there are many student achievements to be celebrated and there is no better opportunity to do this than at the upcoming three way conferences for the College. It is also an ideal time to focus on goal setting for the upcoming term. But as we do look towards the upcoming break, we are also looking towards upcoming academic events such as the NAPLAN, OLNA results and the Externally Set Task for our General Year 12 students – a busy time ahead for all year levels…. Read More »