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Old Scholar Profile – Katherine Goldsworthy

Caves create a life of wonder for WAS Old Scholar Old Scholar Profile // Katherine Goldsworthy (1992 Alumni) An invitation to go ‘caving’, commando crawling on your stomach through dark passages, squeezing through openings and emerging elated on the other side isn’t

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COVID-19 Updates

The School issues regular COVID-19 updates to parents and families.  Please click here to be directed to the latest communication.

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ATAR Record for Whitsunday Anglican School (Channel 7)

 A historic record has been set for the School, with 14% of all Year 12s scoring an ATAR of 99.00 or above – the highest percentage representation in the school’s history of OPs and ATARs, placing WAS amongst top schools in

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45 per cent of Year 12s score ATAR 90.00 or above

Whitsunday Anglican School congratulates the graduating cohort of 2021 on their exceptional results, with ATAR scores released today. 45% of the entire Whitsunday Anglican School cohort received an ATAR score of 90 or above, 28% achieved a remarkable ATAR result of 95

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Old Scholar Profile – Dr Brendan Brieffies

Every day looks different for leading regional Vet, Dr Brendan Brieffies. Working with cattle producers to improve herd health, preg testing, bull testing, managing nutrition, or even disease outbreak can all be in a week’s work. Originally from Nebo, Brendan has returned

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Whitsunday Anglican School one of Queensland’s top-performing Primary Schools

Our Junior School has received some well earned recognition, with Whitsunday Anglican School named one of Queensland’s top-performing Primary Schools. The school is listed as being in the top two per cent of the state. Principal, Mr Andrew Wheaton, said the awards

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Old Scholar profile – Ishan Haque

Life advice from WAS Old Scholar, now one of Australia’s youngest multi-millionaires By Jaime Newborn The leading ‘life hack’ from Ishan Haque, one of Australia’s youngest multi-millionaires and former WAS student, has nothing to do with finance. “Try new things, don’t be

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Whitsunday Anglican School 2020 ATAR Results

Whitsunday Anglican School is excited to announce the ATAR results for the class of 2020. The highlights include: – Four students attained an ATAR score of 99.00 or higher, equating to 8% of the ATAR cohort. – 24% of students attained an

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Whitsunday Anglican School 2019 OP Results

Whitsunday Anglican School is incredibly proud of its students from the Class of 2019 and their fantastic OP results. Four of our students attained an OP 1 which equates to an impressive 10% of students. The OP 1-5 percentage was 33%, indicating

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WAS again named Finalist in Australian Education Awards

Whitsunday Anglican School is excited to have been named again as one of the finalists in the Regional School of the Year category for the Australian Education Awards.

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Old Scholar and 2018 School Captain Named Regional Achiever Award Winner

Congratulations to Class of 2018 School Captain and now Old Scholar Imaan Ashraf for being named the winner of the Regional Achiever Award at the recent Seven News Young Achiever Awards Qld.

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WAS Students Past and Present named Semi-Finalists in Awards

A number of Whitsunday Anglican School’s past and present students have been announced as semi-finalists for the Regional Achiever Award, as part of the Queensland Seven News Young Achiever Awards.

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