Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School

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Telephone 02 9630 4116

Emailnorthmead-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au



Upcoming events

Tuesday

28

February

Year 7 2021 Information

Date

09 February-31 May

Time

All day

Location
Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School

Starting high school is a very important time in your child's life. You want to be sure that you have made the right decision for your child's education. More importantly you will want your child to feel comfortable with his/her new school and the prospects of their high school education. Knowing that Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School values your child and cares about their future education will hopefully reassure you that you have made the right decision. To help you navigate through all the information that you will need for when your child starts with us here at NCAPAHS and throughout the year, we have put it all in one place for easy access. Please use this link to access Year 7 2021 information, Important dates, forms, BYOD information and more. Please see attachments for further information regarding Transport Applications and Chromebook information.

Tuesday

09

March

OPEN DAY - Tuesday 9th March 2021 (Students Only)

Date

09 March

Time

9:15 AM-1:00 PM

Location
Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School 28 Campbell St Northmead 2152

Our Open Day will be on Tuesday 9th March 2021 and we invite interested parents to send their students along to experience high school life at Northmead Creative and Performing High School. Due to Covid- 19 restrictions. our Open Day will be a student only event as parents are not allowed on school grounds at this time. Parents will have the opportunity to to view a video presentation at a later date via the school website. Please see the attachment for details of the day as well as information regarding the fabulous opportunities that Northmead CAPA High school offers.

Monday

15

March

2021 School Photos - Monday 15th March

Date

15 March

Time

All day

Location
Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School

Our school photos will be on Monday 15th March 2021. Students are to dress in full school summer uniform and black shoes. Catch up photos will now be scheduled for Monday 22nd March

Monday

22

March

CAPA Auditions Monday 22nd - Friday 26th March 2021

Date

22-26 March

Time

All day

Location
Northmead CAPA High School, 28 Campbell Street, Northmead.

Our next round of auditions for placement into Years 7 - 11 CAPA program , now including Circus, for 2022 will be held from Monday 22nd - Friday 26th March 2021. The closing date for returning Audition Applications is Monday 15th March. Registrations will also close on this date. If you would like your child to audition, please register your interest. Audition information and registration can be found here Application forms and Drama monologues can be found here As students were unable to sit the NAPLAN test in 2020 due to Covid-19, you do not need to supply NAPLAN results for these auditions. Please note: If your child would like to audition for Drama, they would need to learn a monologue from our list to perform at their audition.

Tuesday

27

April

HAST Test for entry into our High Potential and Gifted Academic Program - Year 7 2022

Date

27 April

Time

8:45 AM-1:00 PM

Location
Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School Campbell St Northmead

Selection into this academic program is based on an entrance examination. This year, for Year 7, 2022 placement, we will be conducting a Higher Ability Selection Test (HAST). Testing will occur on Tuesday April 27th 2021 from 9.00am to 1.00pm at Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School in the school hall . Please register your interest here: https://forms.gle/kawnAfhayReHpQwK8 The cost of the exam is $80.00. Over the past several years Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School has been implementing High Potential and Gifted Academic Program, (previously known as Gifted & Talented Program), the entry to which has become extremely competitive. There will be four (4) tests which will include: Reading Comprehension Written Expression Mathematical Reasoning Abstract Reasoning Please see attachment for information about how to register, make a payment and further information.

Northmead CAPA High School proudly presents our first virtual Art Gallery Exhibition Tour of our students' Year 12 major works.

Mr Auckett will guide you through each work, giving you some insight into the creative minds of our talented students.

We think you will find the tour stimulating, thought provoking and rewarding.

Thank you to our Year 12 Visual Arts students for sharing not only their creativity but their personal journeys as well.

Duration 7.24mins

COVID_19 Advice

Covid 19 Advice

If your child is unwell, get them tested and keep them at home until they receive a negative result. Read the latest COVID-19 advice for families on

 https://education.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/advice-for-families