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Kingscliff High School is participating in CanTeen’s National Bandanna Day on Thursday 24th October this year and bandannas will be on sale from week 2 of Term 4. The funds raised from our bandanna sales will help CanTeen to provide both practical and emotional support for young people living with cancer. Ten bandannas will help pay for one young person to attend a CanTeen Recreation Day and have a break from the daily pressures of living with cancer while twenty bandannas will help pay for a young person who has lost a parent or sibling to cancer to attend a weekend program where they learn to understand grief and develop skills to manage it. Bandannas will be on sale from Miss Flick (HSIE) and Mr Wilson (Maths) in their staffrooms or find one of our awesome volunteers who will be selling them

Kingscliff High School is taking steps to listen to and learn from student voice.  Check out an article (page 5) that was recently published in the latest issue of Connect - the magazine supporting student participation. Data from our events has already been shared with school staff and students and there is more to come this term. https://research.acer.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1248&context=connect [pdf-embedder url="https://www.kingscliff.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Connect-239_Voice-cafe-article.pdf" title="Connect 239_Voice cafe article"]

Please find the attached notification about local road work commencing next week. During the work road users may experience short travel delays and should factor in additional travel times as speed limits will be reduced to 40km in the vicinity of the construction.   [pdf-embedder url="https://www.kingscliff.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Tweed-Valley-Hospital-Local-Road-Work-Community-Notice-.pdf" title="Tweed Valley Hospital - Local Road Work Community Notice"]

If there are any questions about the SRC feel free to contact Mrs Rodenburg, SRC Coordinator. Nomination forms can be found on the schools website. Students can complete a self nomination form or nominate a friend or peer by speaking to Mrs Rodenburg. Nomination forms are due as follows for each year group; Year 7 going into year 8 - Week 2, Thursday 24 October. Year 8 going into year 9 - Week 4, Thursday 7 November. Years 9, 10 and 11 going into year 10, 11 and 12 - Week 5, Thursday 14 November. [pdf-embedder url="https://www.kingscliff.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/SRC-nomination-form.pdf" title="SRC nomination form"]

All students were given a note yesterday in regards to the program ‘When Cancer Comes Along’, which will be occurring this Thursday. The program is run by CanTeen, the Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer. If your child was away and did not receive this note, please see the attached document.   [pdf-embedder url="https://www.kingscliff.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/When-Cancer-Comes-Along.pdf"]