Gloucester High School 2018 presentation night

Year seven students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography
Year seven students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Gloucester High School celebrated its students achievements throughout the 2018 school year during its annual presentation night.

Family and friends joined the students and staff in the school hall on Monday December 10 for a bit of entertainment and the award ceremony.

Academic awards for 2018 are:

Year 7: 

Jorja Beard – Academic Excellence in Year 7C for Excellence in Mathematics, Excellence in French, Excellence in Music, Excellence in Visual Arts, Excellence in Creative Technology

Jessica Murray – Academic Excellence in Year 7F for Excellence in Mathematics, Excellence in Science, Excellence in Geography, Excellence in French

Ryan Beggs – Academic Excellence in Year 7T for Excellence in Mathematics, Excellence in PDHPE, Excellence in French, Excellence in Music

Verity Badham – Excellence in History

Jack Bignell – Excellence in PDHPE

Kate Bradbury – Excellence in Music

Katrina Channon – Excellence in English

Toreen Denyer – Excellence in English, Excellence in Visual Arts

Connor Farley – Excellence in Metal Technology

Alicia Godsmark – Excellence in Visual Arts

Ella Howe – Excellence in Science

Emily Kearney – Excellence in PDHPE, Excellence in Geography, Excellence in History

Elyssa Keen – Excellence in Science, Excellence in English

Natalie Rayner – Excellence in Agriculture, Excellence in Geography

Chloe Tresidder – Excellence in Visual Arts

Year eight students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year eight students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 8

Brooke Willis – Academic Excellence in Year 8A for Excellence in English, Excellence in Mathematics, Excellence in Music, Excellence in Food Technology

Cooper Harrod – Academic Excellence in Year 8E for Excellence in English, Excellence in Mathematics, Excellence in Science, Excellence in PDHPE

Anna-Rose Seale – Academic Excellence in Year 8N, Excellence in Science, Excellence in Geography, Excellence in Music

Savannah Ashby – Excellence in Music, Excellence in Visual Arts

Bronwyn Battle – Excellence in Science, Excellence in Visual Arts

Hayley Connell – Excellence in French, Excellence in History

Melia Gauci-Mulder – Excellence in Aboriginal Studies

Lachlan Harvey – Excellence in Visual Arts 

Lynelle Hester – Excellence in Drama, Excellence in Timber Technology

Anita Jackson – Excellence in Geography

Travis Johnston – Excellence in Metal Technology

Jessica Kernahan – Excellence in Agriculture

Alarni Longbottom – Excellence in Mathematics

Tanai O’Brien – Excellence in English, Excellence in PDHPE

Sarah Redman – Excellence in French, Excellence in PDHPE

Emily Walker – Excellence in Visual Arts

Year nine students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year nine students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 9

Ezekiel Llewellyn – First in Year 9 – First in Mathematics First in Science, First in Information & Software Technology, First in iSTEM, First in Geography, First in PDHPE, Second in Industrial Technology - Automotive, Second in History

Emma Ashton – Second in Year 9 – First in English, First in Drama, First in Physical Activity & Sports Studies, First in History, First in Marine & Aqua Technology, Second in Science, Second in PDHPE, Third in Geography

Makayla Battams – Third in Year 9 – First in Food Technology, First in Visual Art, Second in English, Second in Physical Activity & Sports Studies, Second in Geography, Third in History

Tristyn Beard – First in Industrial Technology – Automotive

Chloe Edstein – First in Photographic & Digital Media

Sarah Schiffmann – First in Industrial Technology - Timber

Amy Shultz – First in Agriculture

Sapphira Snow – First in Music

 Year 10 students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 10 students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 10

Isabella Erasmus – First in Year 10 – First in English, First in Agriculture, First in Industrial Technology - Metals, First in History, First in Mathematics, Second in Science, Second in iSTEM, Second in Geography, Third in PDHPE

Charlotte Maslen – Second in Year 10 –First in Drama, First in iSTEM, First in PDHPE, Second in English, Second in Physical Activity & Sports Studies

Thomas Bandy – Third in Year 10 – First in Science, First in Physical Activity & Sports Studies, First in Geography, Second in Industrial Technology - Metals, Third in iSTEM

Adam Battle – First in Mathematics

Sarah Benson – First in Industrial Technology - Timber

Riko Fitzgerald – First in Food Technology

Nicholas Murray – First in Industrial Technology - Automotive

Holly Willis – First in Visual Art

Year 11 students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 11 students with their academic awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 11

Azren Snow – First in Year 11 – First in Biology, First in Chemistry, First in English Advanced, First in English Extension, First in Mathematics, Second in Mathematics Extension

Madelaine Blanch – Second in Year 11 – First in Agriculture, First in Ancient History, First in Hospitality, Second in English Advanced, Second in English Extension

Noah Jeffreys – Third in Year 11 – First in Business Studies, First in Investigating Science, First in Visual Arts

Jyah Bowden – First in English Studies

James Connor – First in Building Construction, First in Industrial Technology – Timber

Tyler Cook – First in Exploring Early Childhood

Olivia Corbett – First in Community and Family Studies

William Dulihanty – First in Legal Studies

Kyra Edstein – First in Drama

Paula Edwards – First in French Beginners

Hamish McClure – First in Engineering Studies, First in Music

James McLeod – First in Mathematics Extension

Emily Murray – First in English Standard

Kate Schiffmann – First in Primary Industries

Jacob Sopher – First in Metals and Engineering

Tahnee Yates – First in PDHPE

Achievement Awards

Federal Member for Lyne - Dr David Gillespie’s School Community Service Award – Stephen Hester

Australian Defence Force Long Tan Leadership and Teamwork Awards – Charlotte Maslen    

Michael Johnsen MP State Goodwill and Leadership Award – Kyra Edstein

Newcastle University Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Academic Excellence in Year 12 – Tayla Predebon

Ross Shaw Memorial Prize for Best Pass in 2017 HSC – Ruby Pippen

Duke of Edinburgh Navigation Shield – Cadel Beard

Black OPAL Award – Ezekiel Llewellyn Year 9, Isabella Erasmus Year 10, Madelaine Blanch Year 11

CARER Award – James Latimore and Olivia Corbett

Distinction Award – Ezekiel Llewellyn

 Year seven students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year seven students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Special Awards

Year 7                                                                                                                                                                 

Elyssa Keen – Effort and Commitment to Study

Toreen Denyer – Effort and Commitment to Study

Natalie Rayner – Effort and Commitment to Study

Miranda Yates – Academic Improvement

Chelsea Webeck – Academic Improvement

Anthony Shultz – Academic Improvement

Eli Zycki – Reading Program Encouragement Award for Outstanding Effort in 2018

 Year eight students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year eight students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 8

Sarah Redman – Effort and Commitment to Study

Thomas Connor – Effort and Commitment to Study

Alarni Longbottom – Effort and Commitment to Study

Macy McMillan – Academic Improvement

Cody Howard – Academic Improvement

Georgia Schultz – Academic Improvement

 Year nine students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year nine students with their special awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Year 9

Allison Simon – Effort and Commitment to Study

Emma Ashton – Lucas Kemp Memorial Prize for Effort and Commitment

Sarah Griffiths – Academic Improvement

Lucas Summerville – Academic Improvement

Year 10

Anneka Hooke – Effort and Commitment to Study

Isabella Erasmus – Effort and Commitment to Study

Charlotte Maslen – Effort and Commitment to Study

Ryan Benson – Academic Improvement

Sarah Benson – Robbie Sandford Memorial Prize for Woodwork

Isabella Yates – Service to the School Community

Kyle Clarke-Johnston – Raymond Burton Memorial Prize Award for Spirited Effort

Tayla Hartley – Michelle McMinn Memorial Prize for Agriculture

Year 11

Hamish McClure – Service to the School Community

Madelaine Blanch – Service to the School Community

James Connor – Effort and Commitment to Study

Olivia Corbett – Effort and Commitment to Study

Elizabeth Blanch – Effort and Commitment to Study

Hamish McClure – Commitment to Music

Jacob Moulds – Effort and Commitment to Building Construction

Students with their Sportsperson of the Year awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Students with their Sportsperson of the Year awards. Photo: Sharon Benson Photography

Sportsperson of the Year Awards 

Female Sportsperson of the Year –  Sarah Schiffmann

Male Sportsperson of the Year – Ethan Bird

GHS Sports Award – Emily Kearney

GHS Sports Award – Courtney Webeck

GHS Sports Award – Emma Ashton

GHS Sports Award – Tanai O’Brien

GHS Sports Award – Nicholas Edwards