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'That Moment When' Quakers Hill High School

'That Moment When..' Quakers Hill High School Musical wows crowds

Last week Quakers Hill High School saw the culmination of many hundreds of hours of writing, rehearsing, costuming and preparing in two remarkable performances of their home-grown musical 'That Moment When'. This was the first full musical production for the school in over 5 years. A retelling of a classic fairy-tale, the co-writer & director Geoff Dacey says it tells a story of "what would it have been like if Cinderella went to Quakers Hill High School". The script was written by teachers Geoff Dacey and Christine Marin, and... Read more

BUILD - A - BIKE Program tapping into mechanical talents in the Collegiate

Your browser does not support the video tag. The Nirimba Collegiate is committed to engaging students in learning by tapping into their interests and tailoring learning experiences to their individual needs. Wyndham College's Build-a-Bike program is in its second year of operation and is developing literacy and numeracy skills in addition to a range of practical learning experiences in Technology and Applied Science (Lifeskills).... Read more

NAIDOC 2017

Term 3 Highlights Part 2 : NAIDOC Ceremony at Riverstone High School

The Riverstone High School NAIDOC Celebration Assembly was held on Tuesday 18th July. The Assembly was capably led by students Rachel Munce and Jay Dee and featured several presentations and performances to educate the audience and commemorate the work that the Liven' Deadly students have been undertaking in the past year. Jie Pittmann provided the Acknowledgement of Country and the Liven' Deadly students gave the Welcome Dance. The NAIDOC Theme for 2017 'Our Languages Matter' was discussed by Tiarna Hinton-French and Crystal Dee. Tony Allen... Read more

Riverstone HS 2017 Production 'Annie'

Term 3 Highlights : 'Annie' at Riverstone High School

So many events have taken place over the last 5 weeks that have made the Nirimba Collegiate a very exciting place to be learning and working in. Here are some of the highlights... Riverstone High School's production 'Annie: the Musical' An extremely talented and dedicated team of students and teachers have worked tirelessly over the past 6 months to bring 'Annie: The Musical' to life. The performances of all cast members were professional and polished. The score was flawlessly realised by a skilled orchestra. The Cast were: Savannah... Read more

subject info night

SUBJECT INFORMATION EVENING 5th JUNE @ 6pm

Subject Selection Evening is on at 6pm, Monday 5th June All students seeking to enrol into Year 11 at Wyndham College for 2018 are invited to attend with their parents/ carers. Collegiate Year 10 students AND non-Collegiate students seeking a place at Wyndham College. Enrolment packages can be collected on the night, and students and parents will hear about the NESA rules for selecting courses to be eligible for a HSC and ATAR. Subject experts will be on hand to answer any questions about their courses in a market-style atmosphere around the... Read more

Exploring structures - deliciously fun!

Science Enrichment Days at Wyndham College

Seventy students from Quakers Hill HS who are thinking about selecting a science course for their Preliminary HSC studies in 2018 visited Wyndham College on Monday 27th February. They spent a day with the Science Faculty in the classrooms and labs experimenting in the different disciplines of science. They had the opportunity to get answers to their questions about the scope and demands of these courses. Thanks to Chandrika Prasad (HT) and his staff Daljit Bansal, Fiona Prott, David Pawley and their hardworking Lab Assistant Rosemary Godbehere... Read more

Karen Smith awards Yumin Sun with the Dux of 2016

Celebrating the high achievers from the 2016 HSC

Wyndham College commemorated the students who attained outstanding results in last year's HSC in a presentation ceremony on the morning of Wednesday 15th February. Their determination and immense effort was recognised by Principal Karen Smith in her address to the College, in addition to the effort and support of teaching staff throughout the long learning journey of these students from K to 12. The outstanding achievers from the Class of 2016 prove that Wyndham College facilitates excellence in a vast array of subject areas. These students... Read more

Platinum Club brochure

Platinum Club

Applications from Collegiate Year 10 students for Wyndham College's Platinum Club are due by Friday 31st March 2017. Nirimba Collegiate students, applications for Platinum Club are being called for earlier this year to try and ensure successful applicants can enrol in all the courses they are seeking. When Subject Selection occurs, please indicate on the form that you are a Platinum Club applicant. Ask your Careers Adviser for an Application for, or you can download and print the Platinum Club Expression of Interest.... Read more

RHS School Leaders for 2017

The Riverstone High School student leadership team for 2017 is as follows: Captains Georgia and Jocelyn Vice Captains Makayla and Saina Prefects Erin, Tiana, Riley and Annabelle All of the candidates gave speeches that were articulate, thoughtful and authentic. Congratulations to all the candidates for their efforts and commitment to the school. The efforts of the teaching staff were evident embedded into their polished and confident public speaking performances. The leadership teachers demonstrate during lessons provide the students... Read more

Wyndham students

Science Awards

2016 Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute Science Awards On Tuesday 8th November, Blacktown Council and the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute recognised the efforts and achievements of our students in Science. Students from Nirimba Collegiate were recognised with a framed certificate recognising their achievements. They were also given an invitation to visit and spend time at the Institute to learn about its activities and about a career in Science. This year, 60 students from 23 schools in the Blacktown area were recognised.... Read more

Orientation for Year 11 2017

Students enrolling at Wyndham College for Year 11 2017 will be attending the Orientation Day (pdf 120 KB) on Tuesday 22nd November. Students will make their own way to Wyndham College for an 8.30 am start. Students will be involved in various Orientation activities throughout the day and will be dismissed from Wyndham College at 2.30 pm. Students must wear their current school uniform on the day and bring $10 to have their photo taken for the Year 11 Wyndham College Student Card. In the evening, parents and Year 11 2017 students are invited to... Read more

Students at NS W Parliament

Student Leaders visit NSW Parliament

On Tuesday 8th November, Nirimba Collegiate student leaders joined students from 5 other local High Schools on a visit to NSW Parliament House to participate in a Leadership Forum. This opportunity was created by the Riverstone (pdf 357 KB) Local Member, Mr Kevin Connolly, to inspire students to think about leadership roles in the local community. Students engaged in discussions with Ministers on issues of leadership. They were also given a tour of NSW Parliament and were able to watch the Premier and Ministers as they went about their... Read more

Wyndham College Dance

HSC Major Projects and Performances

HSC students across the state are currently putting the finishing touches to the Major Projects and Performances. 2016 HSC Dance students at Wyndham College A media release by BOSTES outlines the expectations over the next five weeks as Major Projects for a range of HSC Courses are due in and students are completing their HSC Performances for courses including Dance, Drama and Music.... Read more

Subject Selection for Year 11 2017

Nirimba Collegiate Year 10 students at Quakers Hill High, Riverstone High and Seven Hills High will need to finalise their subject selections for Year 11 2017 by Wednesday 27th July. Please use the link supplied to you in the email sent to your school email account. Remember to print out your selections, discuss them with your parents and get them to sign the form. This will need to be returned to your Careers Adviser along with the Wyndham College Enrolment Package.... Read more

The HSC 2016 Study Guide

HSC 2016 Study Guide

The Sydney Morning Herald and BOSTES produced HSC 2016 Study Guide is now available. It is a valuable resource for students, parents and teachers, with practical information and advice from BOSTES curriculum inspectors, experienced HSC teachers and high achieving students. It includes: over 50 articles information on more than 100 HSC courses videos tips for written, oral and performance exams advice on submitted works smart study plans links to further information... Read more

Subject Information Evening

Prospective students for Year 11 2017 and their parents are invited to the Subject Information Evening to be held at Wyndham College. The information provided on this evening will assist students in selecting the most suitable curriculum pattern for their HSC studies. There will be a short plenary, commencing at 6.30 pm, following which students and parents will have the opportunity to visit the subject displays and consult with senior staff, Head Teachers and Curriculum Coordinators from Wyndham College. Event details: Year 11 2017 Subject... Read more

All Shook Up poster

Are you ready to rock 'n roll?

Are you ready to get your heart racing and those feet moving? If your answer is YES, then we have the 2016 experience you are not going to want to miss! This year, Riverstone High School presents; ALL SHOOK UP. 'All Shook Up' is a fun musical set to the music of Elvis Presley. It tells the story of a young roustabout who rolls into a conservative town and really shakes things up. As the town crumbles under the rule of their evil mayor, the roustabout teaches them about love, fun and music. So, get on your blue suede shoes and come and be... Read more

Starting at Wyndham College

Information for Year 11 2016 enrolled at Wyndham College A reminder that Year 11 begins on Thursday 28th January 2016 at 8.00am. You are expected to be in full Wyndham College uniform on this day and be ready for classes. Your timetable for 2016 will be emailed to you on your school email address in the next week. You can also keep updated with the latest information by accessing the Wyndham College Facebook page. Please note that the uniform purchased at the uniform shop is the only uniform to be worn at the school. It is advised not to leave... Read more

2016 Riverstone High Student Leaders

Riverstone High School's 2016 Student Leadership Team has just been announced: Captains: Allie and Brittney Vice Captians: Theodore and Madison Prefects: Soraya and Jessica Congratulations to all our new leaders.... Read more

2016 Captains from QHHS and Wyndham College

2016 QHHS Captains

Congratulations to the 2016 Quakers Hill High School Captains, Genesis Asuncion and Ben McDonell One of Genesis and Ben's first roles was to represent their school at the Young Leaders Day at NSW Parliament on Wednesday 18th November 2015. They attended the day with their Wyndham College counterparts, Kaitlyn and Jarod. Our young leaders gained a greater understanding of the responsibilities of leadership and the realities of political debate and decision making in the NSW Parliament. They returned inspired and ready to take on their... Read more

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