Try Year 7 For A Day 2020

YEAR 5 STUDENTS TRY YEAR 7 FOR A DAY

All Year 5 students from Catholic and other Primary schools are most welcome to join us for a real experience of high school. If you have come on a tour earlier in the year, you will already know a little about us but on this day, you really are part of the action. You may be a scientist in one of our many Science labs, or a chef in one of our kitchens …. so many experiences!

Choosing a high school is a very important decision so make sure that you Try Year 7 for a Day at Edmund Rice College for the boys and St Mary’s College for the girls. Make your decision an informed one.

WHEN

Thursday 5 November and Friday 6 November 2020

WHERE

Edmund Rice College for the boys
112 Mt Keira Rd West Wollongong. Drop off, pick up & meeting area: Keira Park, at the end of Keira Mine Rd at rear of school.

St Mary’s College for the girls
15 Harbour St Wollongong. Drop off, pick up & meeting area: Lang Park, Hector St

Supervision
At Edmund Rice College and St Mary’s College, students will be supervised by College staff. Students are expected to behave well and follow the schools’ rules.

HOW

Students can be dropped off and picked up by their parents both to and from Edmund Rice or St Mary’s.

TIMING OF THE DAY (ERC)

9.30 am – Meet and greet
2.30 pm – Parents pickup
2.30 – 3.00 pm – Optional afternoon tea | tour of the College | meet the Principal (this applies to Edmund Rice College)

What to Wear & Bring

•  Wear comfortable clothing and joggers!
•  Lunch and a drink will be provided but bring something for recess.
•  The canteen will be open for students at the break.

Activities

Students will participate in a range of activities from subjects they will actually do in Year 7 such as Technology and Applied Studies, PDHPE, Science, Visual Arts, Music and Food Technology …. to name a few!

COST

None!

Online registrations will open in September 2020