Victoria Point State High School announces the upcoming Annual School and Subject Information Pathways and Careers Expo.
This is a whole school event that is not to be missed. We would like to welcome all new families from the Victoria Point community and all of our currently enrolled families. There is something for everyone. Don't miss your opportunity to find your future with us at VPSHS.
Students newly enrolling into Year 7 for 2019 will have the opportunity to attend an information presentation at 4.30 pm in the Performing Arts building. Enrolment packs will be available to all new families from the Enrolments Desk on the evening.
There will also be a BYOD and QParents Desk for any enquiries pertaining to this.
All students and their families will have the opportunity to attend information sessions about Our School, Our Community and Our Culture. Session times (PDF, 22950) are set out in the attached flyer. We are still receiving enquiries from other exhibitors who would also like to be in attendance. You will be spoilt having all these resources in one handy location.
The Queensland Government is introducing new senior assessment and tertiary entrance arrangements, which will commence for students who enter Year 11 in 2019. This timeframe will ensure that teachers, students and parents have time to understand and familiarise themselves with the new arrangements. It will also ensure that students are aware of the new arrangements as they plan their senior subjects and pathways.
Be sure not to miss the Sessions for Senior Students at 5.00 pm. on the NEW QCE and Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) as well as Vocational Education and Training Programs at 6.00 pm. Year 11 Subject Information session follows later at 6.30 pm. The session on Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) runs at 7.00 pm.
Students interested in being involved in the VPSHS Academy Programs of Excellence will have the opportunity to talk to specialist staff who will be available to both students and parents. Expression of Interest for Early Registration will be available for Academic, AFL, Robotics, Dance, Media and Science Engineering and Technology. (See specialist staff on the Subject Displays for these Academies. (Student Centre on the night).
This Expo is jam packed with Subject Information and Displays and opportunities for parents and students to approach our friendly subject area teachers and have an informal chat about their subjects and what is on offer for your student/s for 2019.
There will be plenty of opportunity to also seek advice and literature for future pathways. Open the link to see all the wonderful invited Exhibitors (PDF, 158 KB) to this evening. Our invited exhibitors look forward to both student and parent enquiries. They are here for the evening specifically to help students and their families who would like to know more about Traineeships, University Courses, TAFE, Defence Force Recruitment and much more. Please don't be shy on the night.
As the event runs from 4.00 pm to 8 pm to give all families the opportunity to attend, we have taken into consideration that families may like to enjoy a light supper whilst attending this event. For your convenience, there will be onsite affordable catering of Hot Food, Cold Drinks, Sweets, Baked Goods Stall, Milkshake Stall and a Coffee Van.
We look forward to welcoming you on May 22nd 2018.
"Find your Future with us at VPSHS".