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Senior School Important Dates





Week 4B




Tuesday 18 February

Year 12 Outdoor Education (General) Abseiling Expedition departs

Margaret River

Final Day Thursday 20 February


Year 9 Enrichment Parent Information Evening

BRC (Senior School Library)

6.30pm – 7.30pm

Wednesday 19 February

Salvation Army Soup Kitchen


6.15am – 9.30am


Year 9 Academic Testing (catch up)




Talented Young Writers’ Programme

Fremantle Literacy Centre

8.30am – 3.30pm


Year 11 Parent Teacher Student Interviews

Dickinson Centre

4.00pm – 8.00pm


Galadent Mouthguard Fittings

MacKellar Hall

4.00pm – 8.00pm

Friday 21 February

Senior School Marching and Assembly

Dickinson Centre

8.30am – 9.45am


PSA Sport – Scotch College Bye




Ross House Swimathon

School Pool

3.00pm – 5.00pm


Cameron House Fundraiser

Gooch Pavilion

4.30pm – 6.30pm

Saturday 22 February

PSA Sport – Scotch College Bye 




PSA Rowing – Trinity College Regatta

Champion Lakes

8.30am – noon


Disabled Surfing

Leighton Beach

8.30am – 2.00pm


Galadent Mouthguard Fittings

MacKellar Hall

10.00am – 2.00pm

Sunday 23 February

Year 12 Bibbulmun Track Expedition departs


Arrive in Albany 10.00am Saturday 29 February


Galadent Mouthguard Fittings

MacKellar Hall

11.00am – 3.00pm





Week 5A




Monday 24 February

Year 9 Rottnest Camp departs

B Shed Jetty, Fremantle


Tuesday 25 February

Year 11 Drama Day

Scotch College

8.30am – 3.30pm


PSA Quads Swimming Carnival

HBF Stadium

6.00pm – 9.30pm

Wednesday 26 February

Year 11 and 12 Drama Excursion – Perth International Arts Festival

Regal Theatre

6.30pm – 8.30pm

Thursday 27 February

Pipe Band Parents’ Welcome Afternoon Tea

Dining Room Annexe

1.30pm – 3.30pm


Year 9 Rottnest Camp returns

B Shed Jetty, Fremantle


Friday 28 February

Mid-Term Break (no classes)




Year 12 Bibbulmun Track End to Enders catch up for parents


6.00pm – 9.00pm

Saturday 29 February

Year 12 Bibbulmun Track Expedition ends

Southern Terminus, Albany






Week 6B




Monday 2 March

Mid-Term Break (no classes)




Boarding House opens – boys due back by 5.30pm


3.00pm – 5.30pm

Tuesday 3 March

Years 10, 11 and 12 OLNA Testing – Writing (Round 1)




Year 9 Parents and House Head Dinner

Dining Room

6.45pm – 9.15pm