Year 10 student and parent’s subject selection session was held on the 13 June 2019. The information session provided parents and students with information pertaining to the transition of 2019 Year 10 students to senior school in 2020. The College principal Mr Ayman Alwan welcomed and addressed the parents and guests for attending the information session.
The High School Coordinator highlighted the importance of Year 10 students successfully completing their HSC all my work program with NESA in order for students in senior years clearly understanding and appreciate the requirements involved in undertaking assessments of learning in the Year 11 and Year 12 courses. Work experience in year 10, corptraining and mock interviews program details were elaborated upon to highlight the initiatives undertaken by the college to develop Year 10 communication skills necessary for not only studies in the Stage 6 courses but also for the job market should students seek part-time employment while completing their senior years of schooling.
The Curriculum Coordinator provided attendees with information to help students and parents make wise decisions regarding course selection in Year 11. Students were encouraged to think about career aspirations in the long term while making their subject selections for studies in 2020 keeping in mind the job market of the future. Assessments in the senior school and the process of grading (internal assessment and HSC assessment and ATAR) was also highlighted by Mrs. Kasem so that parents and students understand the importance of planning and goal setting in schooling.
The session concluded with parent teacher meeting which further strengthens communication between the college and the community. Attendance to information sessions undertaken by Al Amanah aim to facilitate effective communication with parents and students so that the college is in a position to enable the achievement of the best outcomes of students.