Year 7 to 10 Awards Day 6/12/2017
On December 6th we had the annual Year 7 – 10 Awards Ceremony. This was an opportunity to acknowledge student success throughout the year. As usual the celebration was followed by a shared BBQ provided by the school for all students and parents in attendance. Rewards were given for the six main categories of:
Attendance overall and most improved.
Achievement overall and most improved.
CARES (School Values) and overall and most improved.
Participants of the electives program also received awards, as well as a new initiative this year, the Leadership Awards. These were introduced as a means to award a male and female student in each Workshop that has shown leadership skills throughout the year. Criteria for this award being excellent attendance, a continual willingness to work hard and show effort, as well as an ability to work collaboratively and be supportive of their peers.
Students to received these awards were: Team Blue:
Day at the Park 3/2/2017
VCAL Awards Night 16/11/2017
The 2017 VCAL Awards night at the Yarraville Club was attended by students , parents , teachers and guests.
The event was hosted by Jade and Ace.
Kauri Hulsman was the worthy recipient of the Long Tan Award , which was presented by Gary.
Some students were overwhelmed by their own achievements, while acknowledging that Kensington Community High School had enabled them to believe in themselves and their ability to succeed.