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Dinner's Up! Food Science students help in the Foodbank Community Kitchen
The Year 12 Food Science and Technology class has volunteered their time in the Foodbank Community Kitchen. Foodbank works throughout Australia prov...

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Jubilee chosen as one of 25 Under 25 exhibitors
Perth Modern School student Jubilee Chan has had her digital print artwork, Hollywood:















Reimagined in Colour
, selected to exhibit in the prestigious 25 Under 25 art exhibition. This annual















event, run by the City of Fremantle, showcases only 25 works from artists under the age of 25.

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Mia and Ollie off to Canberra as Tuckwell Scholars
Perth Modern School students Ollie Pulsford and Mia Judkins have hit the scholarship jackpot, wining the prestigious Tuckwell Scholarship for study at...

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Maia wins Dramatic Monologue prize at the Perth Speech and Drama Festival

Maia Harlap in Year 11 has continued to develop her dramatic talent by winning First Prize for Year 11 Dramatic Monologue in the 2017 Perth Speech and Drama Festival. She was also awarded a Highly Commended (second place) in Year 11/12 Duologue.

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Five Gold Awards for Perth Mod at the International Bratislav Youth Music Festival
Perth Modern School music students are currently on tour in Europe where they are performing at a variety of festivals. This week they acheived gr...

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Netballers ‘Shoot’ for Gold at Netball Cup
The girls Inter-School Netball Cup was a great day filled with friendly competition and fun. Perth Modern School was represented by 7 teams from Years...

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Kooza Excursion 9 June
Drama students had the wonderful opportunity of watching the new Cirque Du Soleil show, ‘Kooza’. It was filled with so many amazing, terri...

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Perth Modern School not relocating
The State Government has announced its decision to build a new local intake secondary school, Inner City College (planning name), on Kitchener Park in...

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Perth Mod rows into first place!
Perth Mod's run of sporting success has continued with Year 8 students Isaac Pinto and Dylan Gill medalling in the All Schools Rowing Regatta. Between...

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Pooja runner-up in the Rotary 4 Way Test Speech Competition

Pooja Ramash has been named runner-up in a nail biting end to the Rotary Four Way Test Speech Competition.  The competition for Year 10 students involves writing and reciting a six-minute speech, based on a topic of their choice that encompasses the Rotary Four Way Test, an ethical guide based on four main principles: Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

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Remi ranked number 1 in Australia in squash

Perth Modern School student Remi Young is ranked number 1 in Australia at Under-15 squash. He recently travelled to Auckland, New Zealand and was the runner-up in the Oceania Junior Championships, a major international junior event.

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Stephen K Amos tells Perth Mod students how he became a comedian
British comedian and television personality Stephen K Amos visited Perth Modern School on Friday, 5 May to impart some career wisdom and tell students about the importance of finding and pursuing your passion in life.

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Orlagh to captain the WA State Debating Team

Perth Modern School student Orlagh Latawski has been named Captain of the WA State Debating team which will take on the best from Australia schools at the national championships in Brisbane from 21-28 May. She is the youngest WA captain since 1997. 

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Aayushi’s award-winning photo demonstrates the importance of self-care
Perth Modern School student Aayushi Shah has won an award in the Mental Health Association Photography Competition, winning a $1000 voucher. The them...

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Fogarty scholarships to give Elizabeth and Jane a head start
Two top students from the Perth Modern School Class of 2016 are enjoying their studies at the University of Western Australia HECS free after being awarded a Fogarty Scholarship from the Fogarty Foundation.

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Downing swimmers make a splash in the pool
The House Swimming Carnival was hard fought and provided our swimmers with the opportunity to demonstrate their prowess in the pool.  Students e...

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Andrew Chang achieves prestigious AMEB Associate Diploma of Music
Year 10 student Andrew Chang has capped his extraordinary journey in piano studies by achieving the prestigious AMEB Associate Diploma of Music (AMus) at the age of 14. He received his award at the 2017 Annual AMEB Awards Ceremony.

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Joshua Green wins Roy Grace English Scholarship
Joshua Green in Year 11 has been awarded the prestigious Roy Grace English Scholarship by the WA Department of Education. The scholarship recognises outstanding ability in creative writing and high standards of academic achievement.

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Claire Chua wins the Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Prize - Senior Division
Congratulations to Claire Chua who has won the Dorothea Mackellar  Poetry Prize for her poem - the concrete jungle safari. Claire's prize inclu...

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Youth Ambassadors thank staff and students for helping to raise funds for children at PMH
Youth Ambassadors are hugely inspired by the vast amount of paediatric care that the PMH Foundation provides for critically ill children and teenagers...

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Rana Ibrahim wins UN Youth Junior Voice 2016
Perth Modern School student Rana Ibrahim has been crowned UN Youth Voice National Junior Champion. Rana, 14, is a very a confident and engaging publ...

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It's raining silver for Lara and Kiran
Perth Modern school students Lara IIievski, 15, and Kiran Tibballs, 15, have won a silver medal in their respective events at the Australian Junior At...

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Megan to represent Australia in Futsal
Perth Modern school student Megan Grove, 13, is heading to the UK in October to represent Australia in the Under 14 Futsal team. This is an incredib...

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Hui Min wins Beazley medal
This article was written by Bethany Hiatt from The West Australian newspaper. A student from Perth Modern School has won WA’s top academic pri...

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Perth Modern School blitzes the WA Certificate of Education
Perth Modern School students have won more WACE awards than any other secondary school with 79.  Hui Min Tay won the Beazley medal: Western Aus...

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WA Police Commissioner Karl O'Callaghan recruits students for charity
WA Police Commissioner Karl O’Callaghan paid a visit to Perth Modern School to talk to students in Years 7 - 10 about his ‘Bright Blue Mon...

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Perth Mod students scoop the Children’s Book Council Make Your Own Storybook Competition
Three Year 8 Perth Modern School students have won a prize in the Children’s Book Council Make Your Own Storybook Competition. Melissa Lee (14...

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Perth Modern School Junior Debating Team wins the WADL Championships!
The Perth Modern School Junior Debating team have won the West Australian Debating League (WADL) Grand Junior Final against Shenton College. Perth M...

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Perth Modern School Lights Up for Science Week
Students at Perth Modern School found Science Week in 2015 very ‘enlightening’. The theme for the 2015 National Science Week was ‘...

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Gidgee the Guide Dog is a model for Perth Modern School visual art students
Students at Perth Modern School have enjoyed a visit from ‘Gidgee’ the Guide Dog, who patiently sat as a model during an art class. Stud...

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Abbey and Nicole prove their football prowess
The WA State Football (Soccer) U/13 Girls team, featuring Perth Modern School students Abbey Green and Nicole Tjahyadi, have placed second in the Girl...

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Just Start IT Most Viable Product prize
Four teams from the Year 9 Leadership and Entrepreneurship program participated in the Just Start It Finals at Sacred Heart College in Sorrento. The J...

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Arabella tops the 2015 Australian Geography Competition
2015 is the 21st year of the Australian Geography Competition and Perth Modern School is exceptionally proud of Year 7 student Arabella Brosnan who wa...

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Paul learns from the best beach volleyballers in the US
Paul Burnett in Year 12 has just returned from attending the Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Development Program USA Tour where he particpated in t...

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Three students off to Youth ANZAAS 2015
Perth Modern School girls have proven themselves again in the science area, with three Year 12 students, Bianca Macliver, Chelsea Xu and Jessica Leoni...

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Perth Mod girls to fly the flag for Australia at the International Science Olympiads
Perth Mod girls to fly the flag for Australia at the International Science Olympiads  Year 12 Perth Modern School students Hyerin Park and Hui M...

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Perth Modern School students blitz HBF Run for a Reason
Two Perth Modern School students, Rahul Jegatheva and Michael Webster, ran in the HBF Run for a Reason on Sunday, placing 59th and 66th respectively i...

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Remi tops Australia in squash
Remi Young in Year 7 is currently ranked Australian no.1 in the Under-13 age group in squash. He recently represented Australia in...

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Education Perfect rewards content builders Harrison and Rachel
Harrison Carter-Turner in Year 12 and Rachel Taylor in Year 9 have been awarded prizes in the Education Perfect Content Contributor awards for 2014. H...

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ANZAC Memorial Assembly
Perth Modern School held an ANZAC Memorial Assembly on Friday, 24 April to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Landings. Special g...

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One gold and three silver medals at the Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition
This article was written by partipcant Priya Fisher in Year 11: The Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition (BYSCC) brings students from all over ...

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Russell wins WA Lions Youth of the Year
Year 12 student Russell Watt has won the Overall Award and the Public Speaking Award at the Lions Youth of the Year awards night held on Saturday, 11 ...

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Georgia selected for the Junior World Rowing Championships in Rio de Janerio
Perth Modern School rower Georgia Wheeler has continued her stellar rise in rowing winning three gold medals and a silver at the Sydney International ...

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Brandon gives another award winning speech
 Perth Modern School student Brandon Boccola has won the district semi-finals of the Rotary Four-Way Speaking Competition.  Brandon, who w...

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Perth Mod students marvel at the Giants
The giant crowds of Perth all came to see the Little Girl Giant wonder through the city in search of the Big Man Giant. She rode down the street on a ...

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Class of 2014 achieve top results in the WACE
Perth Modern School is once again the top performing public school in the WA Certificate of Education.  Perth Modern School students have won m...

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Jamin Wu wins Beazley Medal
 Head Boy Jamin Wu has topped the State in the 2014 WACE results, winning the Beazley Medal. The Beazley Medal: WA Certificate of Education is ...

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Joycelyn wins John Curtin Scholarship
Congratulations to Joycelyn Tang in Year 12 who has been awarded with a prestigious John Curtin Scholarship. Joycelyn, who plans to study a Bachelor o...

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Perth Mod now boasts three State Fencing Champions!
Perth Modern School is now able to boast three State champions in fencing after the recent State championships. Aurelne Thian (16) - Under 17 Women'...

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Shraddha and Angela come up trumps at the UN
Shraddha Bose-Mandal in Year 8 and Angela Le in Year 10 have presented two outstanding speeches at the UN Voice competition, with Shraddha winnin...

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Connor selected for the Premier's ANZAC Student Tour 2015
Year 10 student Connor Shaw will be part of history as he watches the sun rise over Gallipoli on the 100th anniversary of the Anzac landing. Connor i...

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Eight Gold medals achieved in Science Olympiads!
Six Perth Modern School students have produced eight Gold medal performances in the Science Olympiads. Students who achieved a Gold medal produced res...

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Pooja wins inaugural  Alliance Francais poetry recitation competition
Perth Modern School student Pooja Ramesh in Year 8 has won the inaugural Alliance Francais prize for her age group for her recital of the poem ‘...

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Henry Yoo awarded Larry Blakers Memorial Endowment
Henry Yoo in Year 11 has been awarded the Larry Blakers Memorial Endowment as WA's top student in the 2014 Australian Mathematics Competition. Henr...

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Cameron's outstanding work for St John's Ambulance recognised with top award
Year 12 Perth Modern School student Cameron Bunney has received a Grand Prior's Award from St John’s Ambulance, the highest award for a cad...

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Perth Mod students ask the question: R U OK?
Perth Modern School students have rallied behind the R U OK? Day with the Student Council organising a ‘de-stress’ lunch featuring live mu...

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Perth Mod students ask the question: R U OK?
Perth Modern School students have rallied behind the R U OK? Day with the Student Council organising a ‘de-stress’ lunch featuring live mu...

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Year 11 student Shibi Doss places third in the HGSA Australasian DNA Day Essay Contest
Year 11 student Shibi Doss has utilised his personal interest in cardiology in an essay that has placed third in the the HGSA Australas...

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Rahul makes West Australian Scrabble history!
History was made on Sunday, 24 August at the Coogee Scrabble Tournament with 12-year-old Rahul Jegatheva becoming the youngest ever division champion ...

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Two Perth Mod debating teams take out Division Championships
Perth Modern School was victorious in two divisions of the West Australian Debating League Grand Final on Tuesday, 26 August with the Novice and Senio...

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Four students successful in the Childrens' Book Council Make Your Own Storybook competition
Congratulations to our four Year 8 students who were successful in the Childrens' Book Council 2014 Make Your Own Storybook competition. First ...

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Five inspiring Perth Mod teachers nominated for national teaching awards
Science teachers Nina Nash and Ant Meczes, mathematics teachers Jacqui Carter and Quita Berry and drama teacher Lisa Andrews have been nominated for t...

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Sophia wins WA Pianist Competition
Congratulations to Year 10 student Sophia Park who has won the WA Pianist Competition Under 15 Division. Sophia was judged the best piano player on th...

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Highly Commended for Elena in metaMORPHosis
 Congratulations to Elena Ryan in Year 12 who was awarded a Highly Commended for her artwork ‘Sisters’ in the 2014 metaMORPHosis art ...

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Joshua Ong takes Gold in the National Diving Championships
16-year-old Perth Modern School student Joshua has returned home from the Australian Elite Junior National Diving Championships with a gold and two si...

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Perth Mod dishes up some sharp fencing competitors
Three Perth Modern School students are taking on the world of competitive fencing and coming up trumps. Lachlan Bunney and siblings Aron and Aurelne...

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Audrey awarded a Tuckwell Scholarship for the ANU
Perth Modern School student Audrey Lee, 16, has been announced as one of two West Australian students awarded a Tuckwell Scholarship for the ANU ...

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Silver medal for volleyball champions
Two Year 11 students, Paul Burnett and Dylan Wood, are the proud new owners of a silver medal won at the Australian Junior Volleyball Championships he...

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Cameron wins top UN Youth award
Perth Modern School student Cameron Bunney awarded the ‘Henrietta Smith Award for Excellence in Negotiation and Diplomacy’ at the UN National Youth Conference in Sydney .

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International cultures beckon for Rotary exchange students
For four Year 12 students fortunate to receive a Rotary exchange scholarship, 2015 will be spent sampling the cultural delights of Spain, Germany and ...

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Perth Modern School wins the Interschool Chess Championships – again!
The Perth Modern School Chess team has won the 2014 Western Australian Secondary Interschool Chess Championships A Division for an incredible fifth ye...

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Associate Principal Val Furphy awarded Churchill Fellowship
Associate Principal of Perth Modern School Val Furphy awarded a Churchill Fellowship Perth Modern School Associate Principal Val Furphy is delighted...

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The world is in Anuki's hands
Year 10 Geography student Anuki Jagodage has been announced as the equal Western Australia winner (Intermediate Division) of the Australian Geography Competition.

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Australia's first man in space visits Perth Mod
Dr Paul Scully-Power, Australia's first man in space, visited Perth Mod to answer probing questions about space travel by our ever-curous student...

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Drama students take centre stage on NIDA Tour
Fourteen Year 11-12 Drama students throughly enjoyed their tour of the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Sydney where they participtae...

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Gold and Silver medals awarded to Perth Mod students at the BYSCC in Beijing
Four Year 11 students who travelled to China to participate in the Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition (BYSCC) were highly successful, with eac...

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Students play the right notes on the European Music Tour
The 149 Perth Modern School students who went on the four-week Music Tour have arrived home full of excitement after a successful trip. The four-week tour, which visited Hungary, the Czech Republic, Austria and France, was 18 months in the planning.

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Liam and Rahul star in the swimming pool
 Perth Modern School Swim Captain Liam Finlay and Year 8 student Rahul Jegatheva flew the flag for the School at the SunSmart...

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Patrick and Charlotte selected for the State Debating Team
Perth Modern School students Charlotte Glance, 17, and Patrick Morrison, 16, have been selected for the four-student West Australian Senior Debating t...

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Rahul makes the Australian Scrabble team

Year 8 student Rahul Jegatheva has been selected for the national team for the 2014 World Youth Scrabble Championships in Sri Lanka in August.

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Prominent WA Scientist and Modernian Dr Phillip Playford visits school
Modernian Phillip Playford AM PhD DSc paid a visit to the school to donate a portrait of himself and two of his published books on the geography of WA for the Joseph Parsons Library.

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Class of 2013 shines in the WACE
Congratulations to the Perth Modern School Class of 2013, who have won more WACE awards than any other Western Australian school 

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Eleven Perth Modern School students win an ICAS medal
Perth Modern School students have won 11 ICAS medals across Computer Science, English, Mathematics and Science.

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Former Prime Minister and Modernian Bob Hawke visits school
The school was honoured by a visit from former Prime Minister and Modernian Mr Bob Hawke.

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Hayley named WA's Young Historian of the Year
Hayley McMillan in Year 10 has been named WA's Young Historian of the Year.

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Pilbara Iron Ore (Rio Tinto) Scholarships Applications now open
The school was thrilled to announce country students Nataniel Stephenson in Year 10 and Ethan Lloyd in Year 11 as recipients of two Pilbara Iron Compa...

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Perth Modern School a Secondary school finalist in the WA Education Awards
With many thanks to our supportive school community, Perth Modern School has been announced as a finalist for WA Secondary School of the Year.

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Mathematics teacher Jacqui Carter a finalist in the NEiTA awards
Congratulations to innovative and inspirational mathematics teacher Jacqui Carter who is a finalist in the National Excellence in Teaching Awards (NEiTA).

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Henry wins a prestigious Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) medal
An Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) Medal has been awarded to Perth Modern School student Henry Yoo, placing him amongst the top mathematical brains in the country.

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Perth Modern School student Ee Faye Chong chosen as a Positive Image Award Region Ambassador
The Minister for Youth Tony Simpson MLA has announced Ee Faye Chong, a Year 12 student at Perth Modern School, as a positive Image Award Region Ambass...

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2013 Australian Brain Bee Challenge winners

Congratulations to Year 10 students Ansu Conradie, Angel Thanur, Michael Hou and Patrick Morrison who were crowned 2013 Australian Brain Bee champions. 

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More success for Perth Mod students in the West Australian Debating League (WADL) Championships
Perth Modern School students have once again proven they are amonsgt the best debaters in the State at the 2013 West Australian Debating League Championships.  

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Elena's portrait of her grandfather receives accolades
Elena Ryan in Year 11 is one very talented artist!

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LEAP conference inspires lifelong leadership skills
Perth Modern School students LEAP into learning important life skills for achieving success and reaching their goals.

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Johnson wins the 2013 My First Speech contest
Head Boy Johnson Ye's speech recorded on video replicating what he would say in his inagural address if he was to become an MP has won him the 2013 My First Speech contest and a trip to Canberra.

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Johnson wins the 2013 My First Speech competition
Perth Modern School Head Boy Johnson Ye’s inaugural speech to parliament wins the ‘2013 My First Speech’ competition.

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Connor's robot deemed the best in Australia
Year 10 student Connor Oswald was part of a team that won a national award for their robot that can climb pyramids and shoot Frisbees at a target. 

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Kayley wins sholarship to study in China
Congratulations to Kayley Crebbin in Year 12 who has won a scholarship from the Chinese National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (HANBAN) and the Confucius Institute.

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Cameron impresses at UNYouth Conference
Year 11 student Cameron Bunney awarded the ‘Henrietta Smith Award for Excellence in Negotiation and Diplomacy’ at the UN National Youth Conference in Sydney.

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Karri's public service achievements win Zonta International award
Year 12 student Karri Coles’ strong record of academic achievement, charity work and leadership skills has resulted in her winning the Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs award.

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Jasmine wins the Sir Francis Burt Speech and Leadership Contest
Year 11 student Jasmine Jansen a worthy winner of the Sir Francis Burt Speech and Leadership Contest.

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Clara makes the WA Schoolgirls' State Waterpolo team
Congratulations to Year 12 student Clara Lagdon who has been selected to respresent the State in the WA Schoolgirls Waterpolo team.

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F.E Mills watercolour donated to school collection
The Perth Modern School artwork collection has been boosted by the generous donation of a watercolour by artist F.E Mills.

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Jessica selected to represent Girl Guides WA abroad
Jessica Jakovcevich in Year 8 has been selected to represent Girl Guides WA in an international environmental advocacy project.

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USA Space Camp Tour
Perth Modern School students have had the time of their lives on the USA Space Camp Tour, a jam-packed two-week adventure touring the Kennedy Space Centre, Harvard University, Ground Zero and the Smithsonian Museum and lunching with a real NASA astronaut! 

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Mufti Day raises $5700 for beyondblue
Mufti Day, an annual event organised and run by the Perth Modern School Student Council, has raised $5700 for beyondblue.

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Jordan powers his way to baseball glory
Year 9 student Jordan Power is a rapidly rising star of baseball.

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United Nations Youth calling
Two Perth Modern School students to represent Western Australia at the United Nation’s Youth National Conference in Sydney.

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Mathematics whiz off to Olympiad trials
Year 10 student Henry Woo has been invited to the AMOC Mathematics Olympiad Selection School in Sydney

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Lara wins bronze in discus
Year 8 student Lara Llievski has won a bronze medal in discus at the Australian Junior Athletic Championships

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Swimming team stars in the pool!
The Interschool Swim team has made the school proud, winning third place at the School Sport 'A' Division Swimming Carnival on Friday, 15 March.

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Jamin a winner in the BioGENEius Challenge

Year 11 Perth Modern School student Jamin Wu has been announced as one of two winners in the Australian round of the BioGENEius Challenge for his research into diabetes drug IM140.

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Brandon laughs his way to victory in the Class Clowns WA State Comedy Festival
Year 9 Perth Modern School student Brandon Boccola has been crowned champion of the Class Clowns WA State Comedy Festival Final which featured six high school acts.

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Four Perth Modern School students win Fogarty Scholarships to UWA
Four students from the top-of-the-table Perth Modern School Class of 2012, Anish Badgeri, Jonathan Israel, Emma Boogaerdt and Brooke Loneragan, have been awarded with prestigious Fogarty Scholarships from The University of Western Australia.

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Jordan powers his way to baseball glory
Year 9 student Jordan Power has won Most Valuable player and best hitter at the South East Asia Youth Baseball Tournament in Singapore.

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Radheya stars in scrabble
Year 9 Perth Modern School student Radheya Jegatheva has won the best word/most unusual word prize in the Intermediate Division at the Fremantle Open Scrabble Championships.

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John to run in the Australian Junior Athletics Championships
John Newcomb, a Year 10 Perth Modern School student, has qualified to compete in the 400m, 800m, and 1500m events at the 2013 Australian Junior Athletics Championships to be held in Perth in March.

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Class of 2012 tops academic table!
The class of 2012 at Perth Modern School has topped the academic table for Year 12 performance in the WA Certificate of Education.

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Georgia wins silver at Youth Olympics
Year 10 student Georgia Wheeler has documented her rapid rise in rowing by winning a silver medal in the Lightweight Women's Double Scull at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival in Sydney.

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