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Responding to the Australian Bushfires

10-Jan-20As we are all aware, the current bushfire season has been catastrophic and has impacted all Australians.

We would like to reach out to any students and families in the Mitcham Girls High School community who have been directly affected by the bushfires to offer condolences and support in this trying time.

Our Student Wellbeing Leaders will be available during the first week back at school to assist students who may be experiencing the emotional impact of these tragic events.

Below are some resources to support children, young people and the school community during this difficult time:

Four ways you can help your kids deal with a natural disaster | Queensland Health https://www.health.qld.gov.au/news-events/news/four-ways-you-can-help-your-kids-deal-with-a-natural-disaster

Bushfires can make kids scared and anxious: Here are 5 steps to help them cope
http://theconversation.com/bushfires-can-make-kids-scared-and-anxious-here-are-5-steps-to-help-them-cope-126926

Australian Psychological Society information:
https://www.psychology.org.au/for-the-public/Psychology-topics/Disasters/Bushfires

 


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Responding to the Australian Bushfires

As we are all aware, the current bushfire season has been catastrophic and has impacted all Australians.

2019 SACE Results

The Mitcham Girls High School community congratulates the Class of 2019 for their outstanding results!

Year 7 Intake

On Tuesday 28 May the Premier of South Australia and the Minister for Education announced that Mitcham Girls High School will be a pilot school to ‘Lead the Way’ and offer Year 7 in a high school setting from 2020. We have been shortlisted because of our focus in progressive approaches to quality teaching and learning, our safe and supportive environment and our extensive transition program.

STEM @ MGHS

Work on the new MGHS STEM Centre has commenced.  Once completed students will have access to flexible learning spaces and various technologies which will enable them to explore ideas, test various hypotheses and apply what they learn to real situations.

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