Silver (Year 11)

Registrations are now open for 2017

Please complete this registration form.

Closing date for registration is 2 December 2016     NOTE: extended to 3 February 2017

Payment Options - this payment form must accompany registration forms.

The cost for the Silver Award programme is $100.

You must be of 14 years old to begin the Award.

Your daughter has started her Silver Duke of Edinburgh Hillary Award.  She is currently in the process of completing her skill, service and physical recreation components of the Award.

To complete your Silver Award you must complete four (4) Sections of the Award:

(Please click on each of the sections to gain more information)

Please note: Practice journey must take place over 2 nights and 3 days and signed off by the Coordinator BEFORE you go on the expedition. Failure to follow this procedure will mean your practice journey will not be recognised as a completed practice journey.

The time requirements for these Sections are as follows:

Deadline for completion

Please note all awards sections must be completed and submitted to Miss McCarthy by Monday 11 September 2017 to pass your award.

Key Dates

2016 Presentation evening – Tuesday 28 February 2017 at 6.30pm

On successful completion of the Award, your daughter will receive her Silver Award at Presentation evening in the PAC at Sacred Heart College. This is to be attended by participants and Parents/ Guardians.

2017 Presentation evening – Thursday 26 October 2017

Silver Qualifying Expedition – 2 nights, 3 days

Thursday 2 March 2017 – Information evening (6.00-6.20pm in G3)

Friday 10 March to Sunday 12 March 2017 – Year 11 Silver Qualifying Tramp, Queen Charlotte, Marlborough Sounds

Expedition letter #1 - including permission, payment, medical and contract here

Reminder:

  • Family friends cannot be your assessor.
  • If you are unsure of any of the sections, please check with the Co –ordinator before continuing or The Duke of Edinburgh website http://www.dofehillary.org.nz/.
  • Your skill section is a non-physical component of the Award.

Note:  Due to circumstances beyond our control, dates and venues are subject to change. If this does occur you will be informed of the amendment immediately.

Any questions about registration or the Award please contact Katie McCarthy at the school 04-566 1089 ex 247 or by email: mccarthyk@sacredheartcollege.school.nz

Please keep up to date with information on our Sacred Heart College Duke of Edinburgh Facebook Page

 

This week ...

Monday, 20 March

Mid-Term Break - school is closed today only

Tuesday, 21 March

6.00pm - Farewell for Shibuya Makuhari Group 

Wednesday, 22 March

7.15am - Shibuya Makuhari Group departs
1.30pm - Sausage Sizzle - Volleyball
5.00pm - Kapa Haka
7.00pm - Meeting for Parents of Mountain Bikers

Thursday, 23 March

11.30am - Yr 13 SUS class trip
3.30pm - Study/Homework Club in Library
3.30pm - Maori Achieve in A1
3.30pm - Big Sister Programme in A2
5.30pm - Poly Group practice
6.00pm - Pasifika Parents Support Group Fono in Atawhai
6.00pm - DOE Gold Information Evening in G3
- CSW Regional Athletics Championships

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