News Category: Parent Connection

Parenting Ideas – Convince Me

Kids of all ages are excellent at wearing down the resistence of a parent who denies permission for them to go somewhere due to lack of safety or suitability concerns.E Unfortunately many kids use annoying methods such as: repetition (Can I go? Can I go? Can I go?) questioning (Why can’t I go?) guilt (You… Read more »

St Edward’s College Television

See the link below for Episode 3 of SECTV.  Last week’s hosts were College Prefects, Samuel Dewey, Lars Cleeran and Aaron Judd.  

Canteen News

Canteen News – Term 3 Gluten Free The canteen is now offering gluten free options on a number of our hot food items, at this stage we will only offer this service on Flexischools due to the high additional costs involved in gluten free products, however if the demand is there we may consider also… Read more »

2020 Trial HSC Exam Timetable

The 2020 Trial HSC Examinations commence Monday 17 August, please see the timetable below or the College Portal. 2020 Trial HSC Exam Timetable  

School Census Notice

2020 Non-Government School Census Collection Notice The Australian Government provides funding to Australian schools under the Australian Education Act 2013 (AE Act). The AE Act and the associated Australian Education Regulation 2013 (the AE Regulation) require that a school authority provides the Australian Government with certain information about the school, its staff, and student body… Read more »

Habits That Ruin Teenagers’ Sleep – Parenting Ideas

Six nightmare habits that are ruining teenagers’ sleep Many teenagers today are sleep deprived. They should be getting between nine and 10 hours sleep each night, yet most get only seven or eight hours. Some get less. Sleep deprivation is akin to jet lag. It causes young people not to function at their optimum. It… Read more »

Nationally Consistent Collection of Data

Nationally Consistent Collection of Data of School Students with Disability. All schools must complete the NCCD.  Legislation requires that every year, each school must collect information for each student receiving an adjustment due to disability.

Canteen Menu – Term 3

The College Canteen operates five days a week for recess and lunch. It is operated by Fresh Food Fast Catering and run by owner Jackie Stansfield. Special Dietary Requirements If your child has a Gluten Free diet, a selection of meals are available to order on Flexischools.  These items are clearly marked as Gluten Free… Read more »

End of Term Information

Please find below, correspondence from the Principal regarding regarding end of Term 2 Information.   Parent Information – End of Term 2  

Uniform Shop – Holiday Opening Times

Cowan and Lewis Uniform Shop Holiday Opening Times During the upcoming school holidays, the hours of operation for the uniform shop at the West Gosford warehouse (3/6 Bowen Crescent, West Gosford) are: Monday 13 July to Friday 17 July – Between 8.00 am and 5.00 pm Contact information for Cowan and Lewis is as follows:… Read more »