NAPLAN results are in! We have been busily analysing our 2019 NAPLAN results and are thrilled to report that ICS has again exceeded the state average in every test domain across years 3, 5, 7 and 9.
Have you ever wanted to write and illustrate your own comic, but didn’t know where to start?
In cricket, two batsmen always bat in partnership, although only one is a striker at any time. The partnership between them only comes to an end when one of them is dismissed or retires, or the innings comes to a close. Batting in partnership is an important skill. It requires trust, effective communication, concentration and…
It’s been a huge week at ICS for our da Vinci Decathlon teams!
Stalwart teacher of the Maths department, Mr Allan Shannon, recently added a few extra letters after his name!
Mozart clocked up 3,500 hours of practice before his first birthday. Tiger Woods was given a golf club before his first birthday and was coached by a professional when he was four.
Looking for something new to read? Why not check out these new titles, especially recommended by our Library team?
In February 2017, we took on the challenge to improve our students’ writing. NAPLAN showed us that our students were already above state average with their writing skills, but we knew they could do better.
Did you know that May is National Family Reading Month?
You’ve very likely seen recent media reports on Dr Perelman’s review of the NAPLAN writing test. Dr Perelman was commissioned by the NSW Teachers’ Federation to review this test, and he has some highly critical things to say – bizarre, severely defective in its design and execution, by far the most absurd and the least…