Students at Level 1 Gold are seen as students who have contributed to all areas of the College and need to sustain this in order to remain on the highest level.
Class Merit Slips
Teachers will distribute merit slips when a student’s behaviour warrants it. Class Merits can be awarded at any time. Ten Class Merit Slips can be traded in to your Tutor teacher for a Green Tutor Teacher Certificate. These are given for such things as the following:
Subject Teacher Certificates
Teachers will award Subject Teacher Certificates twice a term for such things as:
Service to the College certificates are awarded to students for contribution in areas such as:
Green Tutor Teacher Certificates
Ten Merit Slips can be traded-in to your tutor Teacher for a Green Tutor Teacher Certificate. You can also obtain a Green Tutor Teacher Certificate for positive behaviour in Tutor.
Blue Subject Teacher Certificates
Awarded by subject teachers for excellent results in class, assignments or assessment tasks.
Yellow Service Certificates
Given for outstanding service to the College eg sport representation, public speaking, debating, community service, assisting at liturgies etc.
Level 1 Gold and Level 2 Silver
When a student has received 10 certificates across any of the areas of Behaviour, Service or Academic/Effort they can be given to the Year Coordinator who then issues a Silver Certificate. If the student were on Level 3 he would then move to Level 2 Silver. Apart from the Silver certificate, a student on Level 2 may obtain permission to go home from sport on Fridays. A student can continue to exchange 10 certificates for Silver Certificates. Progression to Level 1 Gold is only achieved when a student receives a minimum of two Silver Certificates and approval from class teachers using the Code of Learning Form that indicate a nominated contribution from that student across all areas of Behaviour, Academic/Effort and Service to the College. At Level 1 Gold a student receives a gold card and has available various opportunities including:
- Level 1 Gold day out at the movies and lunch supplied each semester
- First on the bus after seniors
- With parental permission, lunch at East Gosford on Wednesdays
- Choose first with sport selection after seniors
- Go home straight from sport