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March 27 2015.pdf PDF (2.3 MB)
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Upcoming Events

25th Apr 2015
Anzac Day

28th Apr 2015
Term 2 Begins

8th Jun 2015
Queen's Birthday

3rd Jul 2015
Term 2 Ends

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Welcome to Alfred Deakin High School (ADHS).  We are a multicultural school, embracing students from 67 different cultures and we have sister schools in China, Indonesia and Japan.  We pride ourselves on providing a first class education for our students and offer many extra curricular activites to enrich our students' lives. Explore our website to learn more about all ADHS has to offer.

Learn, Anywhere: ICT for Students

The ACT Directorate is committed to providing students with reliable access to  ICT so that learning can occur whenever and wherever. For further information please click on the link below

Parent-Teacher interviews

Progress report went home on the 25th of March and will be followed on the 30th of March 2015 with parent teacher interviews. They will be held in the gym between 4pm and 7pm. To make bookings please click on the following link: 

for any further queries please contact the front office 6142 3888

Term 2 commences – Tuesday 28 April 2015

On Monday 27 April 2015, there will be a day in lieu for ACT public servants, including teachers and other employees working in ACT public schools. This is due to ANZAC Day falling on a Saturday this year.

Term 2 for all ACT public schools will begin on Tuesday 28 April 2015. It is advised that families make necessary alternative arrangements for Monday 27 April 2015 as soon as possible, as all public schools will be closed.

Year 10 Parent Information Evening

Did you miss the info session on Wednesday 18th Feb? Did you attend, but would like to see some of the information again?  Here are the presentations from the night:

Road Ready training at ADHS

Assessment in Year 10 

Unicorn Information Session

Do you have a child in a Unicorn class this year? If so, come along to our Unicorn information session. Wednesday Feb 25 5.30-6.15pm in the eHub (right before Year 7 Info evening).

Year 7 Information Evening

"Walk in your child's shoes" to experience a (condensed) day in the life of a Year 7 at ADHS. Wednesday Feb 25, 6.15-8.30pm. See flyer for details.

Second Hand Year 7 History Textbook Sale Now Online

Due to short supply, the sale will now be conducted online, not here at school Thursday (11 Feb) afternoon.  Details:

Want to know what your child is working on at school?

Check out the ICT@ADHS page for access to our GAFE Parent Portal.  It will help you keep track of what your child is working on in all their subjects.

Year 7 Enrolments at ADHS for 2015 

Enrolments for 2015 have now officially closed.  However, if you live in our priority placement area you may still enrol via the online enrolment form ACT ETD: Enrolling/Transferring - ACT Public Schools. Forms will be automatically forwarded to the school of your first choice. Families who are unable to access a computer or internet may go to any school for assistance.
For all enrolment enquiries please phone 62055566

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ADHS acknowledges the traditional owners of country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures; and to elders both past and present.

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