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Year 10 - 11 Transition information

2018 Important dates

Term 2

Week 9:

  • Friday 29 June – Jesmond Campus Deputy Principals / Head Teachers visit Wallsend Campus

Week 10:

  • Wednesday 4 July – Aboriginal Education Transition Program

Term 3

  • Week 1: TBA – Jesmond Campus Head Teacherss to visit Wallsend Campus
  • Week 3: Wednesday 8 August – Subject Expo Jesmond Campus and Web Choices opened for subject selection.
  • Week 3: Wednesday 8 August – School Based Apprenticeship Training (SBAT) Information Night at Jesmond Campus
  • Week 5: Thursday & Friday 23 & 24 August  – Year 10 Interviews at Jesmond Campus to discuss and confirm subject selections.
  • Week 6: Monday 27 – Friday 31 August – Catch up interviews at Jesmond Campus
  • Week 6: TBA – SBAT Round Robin interviews at Jesmond Campus

Term 4

  • Week 2: Friday 26 October – Year 11 acceptance offers distributed at Wallsend Campus to all students attending Jesmond Senior Campus in 2019
  • Week 3: TBA – Progressive Achievement Test (PAT)  to be administered to all Year 10 students by Jesmond Campus Staff.
  • Week 4: Friday 2 November – Completed “Application to Enrol” form due back to Jesmond Senior Campus.
  • Weeks 5, 6 & 7: Tuesdays – Jelly Bean Cup for all Support Classes, venue to be advised.
  • Week 7: 28 – 30 November – J Day Orientation at Jesmond Senior Campus.
  • Week 9: Thursday 13 December – Year 10 Presentation and Farewell Assembly, 9.00am at CCWC in the Hall.

Record of Student Achievement (RoSA)

The Record of School Achievement (RoSA) is a Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES) credential, given to students who leave school after Year 10 and before they receive their Higher School Certificate (HSC). The RoSA will record all courses that a student has completed (with a grade) as well as courses that a student may be enrolled in but has not yet completed (without a grade) at the date of leaving school.

The grade that is recorded on the RoSA is determined by student performance in assessment tasks, as detailed in the Assessment Schedule, using the RoSA Common Grade Scale A – E. The RoSA grade will be issued by the BOSTES to students when they indicate they are leaving school.

More information can be found at RoSA

College credential

Year 10 students at CCWC who have fulfilled the following expectations, will be awarded the Callaghan College Year 10 Credential at the Final Year 10 Assembly on Thursday 13 December 2018

  • Minimum 85% attendance overall
  • Zero “N” Awards

Year 10 Ski trip

  • Compulsory meeting: Wednesday 30 May 2018 at 6.00pm in the School Library. This is a compulsory meeting for all students and their parents/carers if you wish to attend the Ski trip.
  • Cost: $710 – payments to be finalised by Friday 29 June 2018
  • Departing:  9.45am Sunday 29 July 2018
  • Returning: Wednesday 1 August 2018 (approximately midnight)
  • An information package, permission documents and invoices will be distributed to students at the Compulsory Meeting on Wednesday 30 2018