Tara Anglican School for Girls
Masons Drive, North Parramatta
NSW 2151

Telephone: 02) 9630 6655
Fax: 02) 9683 6297

Email: tara@tara.nsw.edu.au

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Tara Anglican School for Girls

2014 Events

Friends and members of the Tara community are invited to attend the many functions hosted by the school throughout the year.

Please check here regularly to book for the following community events:


Senior School Sport

Term 1 2015 Tennis (Bookings close 12/09/14)

Term 1 2015 Softball (Bookings close 12/09/14)

Enquiries here

Terms 1 - 4

Junior School Sport

Tennis (Bookings close 29/08/14)

Cricket (Bookings close 29/08/14)

Basketball (Bookings close 29/08/14)

Enquiries here

Term 4

Entertainment Books

Purchase your books here to support Tara as we raise money for the Widhya Asih Foundation.

Enquiries here

Terms 1 - 4

Debating Celebratory Dinner

Venue: The Bowern Room

Time: 6:30pm

Cost: $45 per adult, $25 per student

Book here (Bookings close 29/08/14)

Enquiries here

Thursday 4 September

Junior School Father's Day Picnic and Games BBQ Breakfast

Venue: Lower playground, Junior School

Time: 7:30am - 9:00am

Cost: $8 per adult (one per family); $5 per student

Book here (Bookings close 31/08/14)

Enquiries here

Thursday 4 September

Sportswomen's Awards Evening

Venue: Tara Theatre and Multi Purpose Hall Foyer

Time: 6:15pm for 6:30pm start

Cost: $35 per person

Book here (Bookings close 29/08/14)

Enquiries here

Friday 12 September

Year 8 Wrap with Love Knit-In Breakfast

Venue: Senior School Hall

Time: 8:45am for 9:00am start

Bookings are essential for catering purposes.

Book here (Bookings close 10/09/14)

Enquiries here

Friday 12 September

Year 12 Valedictory Dinner

Venue: Waterview, Bicentennial Park

Time: 6:30pm

Cost: $105 per person

Book here (Bookings close 12/09/14)

Enquiries here

Wednesday 17 September

Class of 2009 - Tara Old Girls 5 Year Reunion

Venue: The VIP Room (The Aviary Room), The Carlisle Bar, 2 Kellett St Potts Point

Time: 7:00pm

Cost: $32 per person

Book here (Bookings close 14/09/14)

Enquiries: Stephanie Groat on 0402 767 351 or email

Saturday 20 September

Ada Lovelace Day Breakfast

Time: 7:00am

Venue: The Bowern Room

Cost: $15 per person

Book here (Bookings close 14/10/14)

Enquiries here

Thursday 16 October

The Tara Red Carpet Affair

We invite you to a dinner in the Tara Senior School Quadrangle to celebrate our new Colonnade and commence fundraising for the next exciting building project: - The Tara Chapel.  


The Tara Red Carpet Affair will be an exciting night where we would like connect with the entire Tara Community, past and present, celebrate our successes and the prospect of the exciting future. 

 

Venue: Senior School Quadrangle

Time: 6:30pm

Cost: $89 per person

Book here (Bookings close 15/10/14)

Enquiries here

Saturday 25 October

Year 12 Formal

Venue: Curzon Hall

Time: 6:00pm

Cost: $120 per person

Book here (Bookings close 19/09/14)

Enquiries here

Tuesday 18 November

Tara Paver

Make your mark and buy a Tara paver - a memory that will last forever and support the building of the Tara Chapel. 

Purchase here

Enquiries here

Terms 3 - 4


Tara

Calendar - August - September 2014

** Calendar Dates may be subject to change. Families are advised to check the Deputy Principal-Head of Senior School's page on the Intranet for the latest updates. For School Term Dates, click here **
Monday 18-Aug Senior School Music Rehearsals 3:30pm-8:00pm
  18-Aug BOOK WEEK
  18-Aug Year 11 Study Day
  18-Aug Year 8 Geography Fieldwork
  18-Aug Senior School Social Justice meeting - lunchtime 
  18-Aug Year 9 Literature Club - lunchtime 
     
Tuesday 19-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations begin 
  19-Aug ELC-12 Visual Arts Exhibition Open Night 3:00pm-8:00pm
  19-Aug Parents and Friends Association Meeting 7:30pm Bowern Room
  19-Aug Senior School Assembly 12:22pm
  19-Aug Archdale Debating Tiebreakers
  19-Aug Senior School Leadership meeting - lunchtime
  19-Aug BOOK WEEK
     
Wednesday 20-Aug ELC-12 Visual Arts Exhibition 8:00am-5:00pm
  20-Aug Senior School Tour 10:00am
  20-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  20-Aug Senior School SRC meeting - lunchtime 
  20-Aug BOOK WEEK
  20-Aug Year 8 Astronomy Night 
     
Thursday 21-Aug ELC-12 Visual Arts Exhibition 8:00am-5:00pm
  21-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  21-Aug IGSSA 800m and hurdles 4:00pm
  21-Aug Senior School Environmental meeting - lunchtime 
  21-Aug BOOK WEEK
  21-Aug Year 10 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  21-Aug Junior School Tour 10:00am
  21-Aug Year 6 Lunch with Principal 12:30pm
     
Friday 22-Aug ELC-12 Visual Arts Exhibition 8:00am-5:00pm
  22-Aug IGSSA Athletics Carnival
  22-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  22-Aug Senior School CRU - lunchtime 
  22-Aug BOOK WEEK
  22-Aug Year 12 Geography excurion
  22-Aug Year 9 PASS Excursion - Technology Tour (in lesson time)
  22-Aug Year 11 Drama excursion - evening
     
Saturday 23-Aug IPSHA Sport Round 6
  23-Aug IGSSA Hockey and Netball Round 6
     
Sunday 24-Aug Riverina Schools Netball Coaching Session 
     
Monday 25-Aug Senior School Music Rehearsals 3:30pm-8:00pm
  25-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  25-Aug Senior School Social Justice meeting - lunchtime 
  25-Aug Year 9 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  25-Aug Year 10 PASS incursion
     
Tuesday 26-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  26-Aug Senior School Assembly 12:22pm
  26-Aug State Snowsports - Cross Country Perisher
  26-Aug Archdale Debating Quarter Finals 
  26-Aug Senior School Leadership meeting - lunchtime
  26-Aug Year 12 Hospitality excursion 
  26-Aug Year 10 Drama excursion p5,6
  26-Aug Staff Meeting (Senior School Teachers) in Theatre
     
     
Wednesday 27-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  27-Aug Year 12 Study Skills Session
  27-Aug IPSHA Athletics Carnival
  27-Aug State Snowsports - Thredbo
  27-Aug Senior School SRC meeting - lunchtime 
  27-Aug

Australian Girls’ Choir auditions, 12:45pm – JS Hall

     
Thursday 28-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  28-Aug State Snowsports - Thredbo
  28-Aug Senior School Environmental meeting - lunchtime 
  28-Aug Year 10 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  28-Aug Year 6 Lunch with Principal
  28-Aug Senior School Enrolment Information Evening 
  28-Aug Year 10 PASS Guest Presenter during class 
     
Friday 29-Aug Year 11 Preliminary Examinations 
  29-Aug State Snowsports - Thredbo
  29-Aug Senior School CRU - lunchtime 
     
Saturday 30-Aug IPSHA Sport Round 7
  30-Aug IGSSA Hockey and Netball Round 7
  30-Aug State Snowsports - Thredbo
  30-Aug World Cup Cheer & State Dance - Sydney 
  30-Aug Central Coast Grammar Equestrian Carnival
     
Sunday 31-Aug State Snowsports - Thredbo
  31-Aug Central Coast Grammar Equestrian Carnival
     
Monday 1-Sep Senior School Music Rehearsals 3:30pm-8:00pm
  1-Sep Crime Month Agatha Christie's Birthday - English Department 
  1-Sep Friends of Tara Rowing meeting 7:00pm CMR
  1-Sep Senior School Social Justice meeting - lunchtime 
  1-Sep Year 9 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  1-Sep Year 11 Vote during activities time
  1-Sep Interviews for Head Girl, Deputy Head Girl and Head Board during afternoon
  1-Sep International Lunch TBC
     
Tuesday 2-Sep Senior School Assembly - Awards Assembly
  2-Sep Archdale Debating Semi Finals 
  2-Sep Senior School Leadership meeting - lunchtime
  2-Sep Voting for Head Girl, and Deputy Head Girl in period 1 Tara Theatre
  2-Sep Voting for Head Boarder - evening 
  2-Sep Announcement of Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl - lunchtime Tara Theatre
     
Wednesday 3-Sep Year 9 PDHPE day
  3-Sep Senior School SRC meeting - lunchtime 
  3-Sep SPOT meeting and viewing 
     
Thursday 4-Sep Year 7 Vaccinations 8:45am
  4-Sep Senior School Environmental meeting - lunchtime 
  4-Sep Year 10 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  4-Sep Year 11 Modern History Excursion
  4-Sep Junior School Father's Day Old Fashioned Picnic Day and BBQ Breakfast 7:30am-9:00am
  4-Sep Junior School Father's Day Stall 
  4-Sep Debating Dinner Bowern Room 
  4-Sep Years 9 & 10 Interhouse Debating heats 
     
Friday  5-Sep EXO Day - Mufti Day
  5-Sep Senior School CRU - lunchtime 
  5-Sep Junior School Gym Carnival ELC-6 (Senior School Students required) 
  5-Sep Leadership Team announced to Year 11 at 8:00am in SLC
  5-Sep Leadership Team announced to Senior School after recess
  5-Sep Year 9 Dance TBC
     
Saturday 6-Sep IPSHA Sport Round 8
  6-Sep IGSSA Hockey and Netball Semi-Finals 
  6-Sep State Cheerleading - State Sports Centre
  6-Sep Uniform Shop open 9:00am-12:00noon
  6-Sep Camden HS Equestrian Carnival
     
Sunday 7-Sep Father's Day 
  7-Sep State Cheerleading - State Sports Centre
     
Monday 8-Sep Senior School Music Rehearsals 3:30pm-8:00pm
  8-Sep Senior School Leadership Conference
  8-Sep Senior School Social Justice meeting - lunchtime 
  8-Sep D&T Showcase evening 
  8-Sep Year 9 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  8-Sep Year 10 PASS incursion p3&4
     
Tuesday 9-Sep Senior School Leadership Conference
  9-Sep Senior School Assembly
  9-Sep Archdale Debating - Grand Final - MLC Sydney
  9-Sep Senior School Leadership meeting - lunchtime
  9-Sep Years 9,10&11 Drama evening 
     
Wednesday 10-Sep Rehearsal for Leadership Commissioning Service Period 5 (Leaders in p6)
  10-Sep National Snowsports - Perisher 
  10-Sep Senior School SRC meeting - lunchtime 
  10-Sep Junior School Spring Concert Tara Theatre 6:00pm
  10-Sep Year 7 Fundraiser for Camp Quality 
     
Thursday 11-Sep Senior School Leadership Commissioning Service (Years 5-12)
  11-Sep National Snowsports - Perisher 
  11-Sep Senior School Leadership Dinner
  11-Sep Senior School Environmental meeting - lunchtime 
  11-Sep Year 10 Literature Club - lunchtime 
     
Friday 12-Sep National Snowsports - Perisher 
  12-Sep Softball and Tennis registrations due 
  12-Sep Senior School CRU - lunchtime 
  12-Sep Sports Women's Awards Evening 
  12-Sep Year 8 "Wrap with Love" Knit-In event 1:30pm-3:30pm
  12-Sep Year 9 Visual Arts Excursion
  12-Sep JS Talkfest Rehearsal 
  12-Sep Year 11 Bake Sale 
     
Saturday 13-Sep IGSSA Netball and Hockey Finals
  13-Sep National Snowsports - Perisher 
  13-Sep Hills Dance Spectacular 
     
Sunday 14-Sep Hills Dance Spectacular 
     
Monday 15-Sep Year 11 Work Placement  
  15-Sep Years 7/8 Music Showcase Evening 7:00pm Tara Theatre
  15-Sep Senior School Social Justice meeting - lunchtime 
  15-Sep Year 9 Literature Club - lunchtime 
  15-Sep Staff Concert for Year 12 at lunchtime
  15-Sep JS Talkfest 8:45-10:30 K-3
  15-Sep TOGA Breakfast for Year 12, 8:00am Bowern Room
  15-Sep Staff / Year 12 Morning Tea 
     
Tuesday 16-Sep Year 11 Work Placement  
  16-Sep Year 12 Boarders' Farewell Dinner
  16-Sep Parents and Friends Association Meeting 7:30pm Hall
  16-Sep Senior School Assembly 12:22pm
  16-Sep Senior School Leadership meeting - lunchtime
  16-Sep JS Talkfest 8:45-10:30 Yrs 4-6
  16-Sep Mathematics Investigation Prize Ceremony 
     
Wednesday 17-Sep Year 11 Work Placement  
  17-Sep Year 12 Valedictory Assembly 9:00am
  17-Sep Year 12 Valedictory Dinner
  17-Sep CIS Secondary Athletics [tbc]
  17-Sep Senior School SRC meeting - lunchtime 
     
Thursday 18-Sep Term 3 ends
  18-Sep Year 11 Work Placement  
  18-Sep Senior School Interhouse Gymnastics and Debating Competition 
  18-Sep Fun in Senior School (FISS) - for the second Year 6 class
  18-Sep Boarding House closes 6:00pm
  18-Sep Years 9/10 Literature Club - lunchtime 
     
Friday 19-Sep Year 11 Work Placement 
  19-Sep World Cup Cheer Nationals - Brisbane 
     
Saturday 20-Sep Bali Trip departs
  20-Sep Arndell Anglican College Equestrian Carnival
     
Sunday 21-Sep MetWest Gym Competition at Tara 
     
Monday 22-Sep Extra subjects gymnastics 
  22-Sep IPSHA / IGSSA gymnastics 
     
Tuesday 23-Sep  
     
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Monday 29-Sep  
     
Tuesday 30-Sep Bali Trip returns
     



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