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Student Voice

VET

Out of School Hours Care

Pedal Prix

Internationalism

Operation Flinders

Wakakirri

Choir

Observatory

Debating

Chess

Funtastics

Sports

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The Heights Observatory and Gifted Students

The Observatory’s Role in Promoting Gifted and Talented Students.

Personal Development

Leadership Skills
Management Committee

  • Making decisions
  • Providing a vision or plan
  • Assisting others in following the plan

Presentation Skills and Self Confidence
Presenting to different groups

  • Night Groups
  • Course Groups
  • Class Groups
  • Visitor Groups

Knowledge of Meeting Procedures

  • Learning to participate in a formal meeting environment

The development of friendships amongst like minded individuals.

  • Small groups with similar interests
  • Outside school hours provides a different environment
  • Working together with parents, students, adults and mentors

Team Work

  • Management Committee requires student and adult representatives to work as a team.
  • Night groups encourage small teams to work together on small projects.