Our Senior students from Years 7 to 12 as well as Secondary staff came together today to celebrate the end of a very successful year 2016 in the Senior School.
Students were acknowledged by College Principals Mr Houghton and Ms Rahat for their overall academic achievements as well as endeavour in various subjects. The PE Department gave out the Sports Awards and our 2016 SRCs were recognized with awards of appreciation for their service to their classes, the College and the wider community.
The new PE Encouragement Awards named after Nuseyba Bint Ka'ab and Salman Al-Sarfi were presented to Ruqayah Chamra and Balaj Elahi, acknowledging them for their perseverance, courage and wisdom.
The Athletics House Trophy was won by House Safa (Red) for this year. Mr Bektash and Ms Layal proudly presented the brand new house trophy.
As a special guest, we welcomed Chief Petty Officer of the Australian Defense Force Mr Zulkarnain Shah Naim, Navy Islamic Cultural Affairs Advisor who presented Bilal Syed Adnan with a cheque of $200 and Abdullahi Khalif with an appreciation cheque of $550 for their academic excellence.
The 2016 Principal Award went to Ambreen Afridi.
The College also bade farewell to our graduated VCE Year 12 who attended the assembly. For a final time, College Captain Tarek Taleb and Iqra Farid shared some valuable insights with our senior students, encouraging them to strive for academic excellence in the year ahead.