On Wednesday 26 October, we acknowledged and celebrated the Year 12 Class of 2022 on their successful completion of 12 years of schooling which was held in our new gymnasium. This was a massive undertaking to host such an event, and I thank all staff involved who contributed to this significant milestone event for the Year 12 students.
The evening opened with a very special performance from our Year 10 Specialist Dance students who performed “Mantra”.
Special guests included:
Hon. David Michael MLA
Mayor Mark Irwin
Lou Marchesani, Rotary Club of Osborne Park Branch
Kevin Fraser, School Board Chair
Members of the School Board - Chris Hatton, Phillip Saraceni, Carli Sanbrook, Clive Barstow
Michael Yates, Coordinator Regional Operations, NMERO
Anna Bruni, Acting Engagement & Transitions Manager, NMERO
Georgina Dragicevich-Knight, P&C President
Congratulations to the following Special Award winners:
Senior School Special Commendation Award – Lily Karamfiles
North Metropolitan Education Region Commitment to Excellence Award – Fatema Alyaser
ADF Future Innovators Award – Lauren Holman
ADF Long Tan Leadership and Teamwork Award – Adzi Zein
Sportsperson of the Year Award – Adzi Zein
Joan Ewers Community Service Award – Adzi Zein
Ampol Best All Rounder Award – Hana Abbott
Outstanding Achievement Award – Marko Saltamarski
General Dux – Jessinee Law
ATAR Dux – Fatema Alyaser
Congratulations to our Year 12 students, we wish them the best for their future endeavours and look forward to hearing about the next part of their learning journey. Good luck to the ATAR students sitting their final WACE exams. It is also the end of the Balcatta SHS journey for a number of our families. I thank them for their support of the school over the years.