1. periodmami

    Need help with what subject to drop!

    Hey! Im stuck between dropping visual arts or society & culture. Currently, I am doing - Modern History - Drama - Visual Arts - Studies of religion II - English advanced - Society and culture Im currently ranked extremely high in all of my subjects (minus art because I failed to hand in the...
  2. M

    Do I have a chance of getting a leadership role?

    Hi, this is my first post so apologies if I've posted it in the wrong forum. I'm an international student looking to transfer to an Australian high school next year for Year 11 entry (in 2021). What are my chances of getting selected for a leadership role in either Year 11 or Year 12? I believe...
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    Moving Schools during the beginning of Term 2 Year 11

    Hi guys, I'm moving schools during he beginning of term 2 as I'm unhappy with my subjects and I've talked to my curriculum coordinator and I wasn't able to get my subjects. I moving away from a catholic school and going into either Greystanes high school or Arthur Phillip High school. I don't...
  4. J

    Do employers care about anything in your school record other than academics?

    Hi all :), Back in year 11, I was a pretty bad kid, eventually I got my name on the school's bully list for constantly arguing with a really entitled kid (I don't know if every school does this, I went to a private school (hence why there was a 'really entitled kid')). Things have gotten...
  5. S

    best way to organise?

    hello! school is starting soon..o_O ive bought most of my books but i don’t know exactly how to organise my things because I may have gotten too many and it’s weirdly overwhelming now. how are/did you organise your school supplies? did you have a little book for every subject to do the...
  6. G

    Actuary vs Optometry

    Hey all, I'm choosing between Actuarial Studies/IT at Macquarie and Optometry at Geelong/Queensland (I received both offers.) I live in Sydney and have an ATAR of 95.35. I love maths and science/physics so both courses really appeal to me. I've given this a lot of thought throughout the year and...
  7. periodmami

    Modern History or Maths Standard 2?

    Wow, what a conflicting situation I'm in. I'm going into year 11 this year, and all of this world war 3 chat has made me realise how much I love studying war and understanding all that is 'Modern history'. I'm super interested in the way the world operates, and I want to learn all about it. On...
  8. N

    Normanhurst Boys Test and Application tips

    Hey all I'm a student currently in year 7 at Chatswood high (selective stream) next year I will be sitting the Normanhurst boys test looking for entry in year 9. I was wondering if any of you could give tips on what to study, how to study and how I should structure my application. My report...
  9. periodmami

    Stuck on Thesis statement, please help <3

    Hey guys I have an upcoming In-depth novel study exam for 'The story of Tom Brennan'. The book discovers the impact of grief and the importance of acceptance and family. We are starting to break down how to write the essay, and therefore have been given the overall question: "How do the...
  10. N

    Top 100 or Matrix for English?

    i'm looking to enrol in either top 100 or matrix (chatswood) in english (year 10). i'm prepared to cover the hefty price of the tutoring, but have seen mixed reviews for the english courses for both of these tutoring colleges... please help.
  11. periodmami

    Drama IP performance

    I've chosen Drama as a subject for year 11 & 12 next year and I've absolutely loved it so far in years 8, 9 and 10. I even Received 90/90 for my minor work. I wanna ace it, does anyone have tips or suggestions for the Drama IP performance? Thank you for helping a fellow drama kid :) Also any...
  12. periodmami

    What are the hardest subjects in year 11 & 12?

    By hardest, I mean the subject that has the highest amount of content and from personal views. Comment down below..
  13. periodmami

    How does a school rank affect atar ?

    Hey guys, I'm genuinely curious with school rankings and how they affect atar results. Can someone please give me an answer? My school is just below 160, is that good?
  14. L

    HSC ATAR Yr 11 Subject Selection

    I am looking to do three languages and possibly Japanese Extension in yr 12 Japanese Continuers French Beginners Arabic Beginners (Open High) But i am not sure if this is a good idea does anyone have advice? Also is Open high good for studying languages? Also I’m not sure which subject I should...
  15. F

    Business Studies or Modern History

    Hey, i've got my subject selections coming up very soon and I need information and which is better for me to choose. Thank you