Semester 1 Stage 4 Learning Conversations: Yr 7 & 8 parents we need your input!
If you are a Year 7 or 8 Parent or Carer it is crucial that we have your feedback so we can effectively evaluate and refine the way our Learning Conversations are delivered at Cromer Campus. Please follow the link below to complete the survey and use this opportunity to offer input as to how this important initiative can best be improved. The survey will take about 5 minutes of your time and we sincerely appreciate your support in completing it.... Read more
Introducing Healthy School Canteens
The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more
Our shared responsibility
Welcome back for the 2017 school year. I hope everyone had a relaxing and refreshing break. I'd like to particularly welcome students (along with their parents) and staff starting in our schools for the first time. May the year ahead be engaging and rewarding – a wonderful year of teaching and learning. We know the world is transforming profoundly and quickly, and it is our great responsibility to prepare our children and young people so that they can flourish through such change. When our children finish school and enter the evermore... Read more
2017 Uniform Shop Opening Hours
The Cromer Campus Uniform Shop operated by Daylight School wear will have special opening hours in January 2017. Please see details below.... Read more
The Real Thing!
Year 8 NBSC Cromer Campus students gathering for a Press Conference The English faculty decided to create an authentic experience to support Year 8 students as they undertake their study of magazines. In Week 3, Year 8 English students held a press conference which enabled them to question a panel of ‘experts' who could inform them about positive developments at Cromer Campus. Representatives from each Year 8 English class asked the panel a series of questions compiled by their classmates. Each student will be including these expert quotes... Read more
Our Amazing Sport Awards
Our year in Sport culminated with the Sport Award assembly, where we listened to our special guest, Patrick McCabe impart his wisdom upon us and watched numerous successful students collect their well deserved awards. This is the pinnacle of the Sporting calendar and we would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to our award recipients and to all our students who regularly participate in sporting pursuits. A very special congratulations goes to our Sportsman of the Year, Ben Gleeson (this award was accepted by his brother, Langi), and... Read more
Peter Overton Inspires Year 10
Peter Overton attended Cromer Campus as our keynote speaker for the Men We Need and Girl Rising programs. He spoke passionately about courage to be yourself , success, working hard and respect. Our students embraced his speech wholeheartedly and the Manly Daily attended to take some photos and to speak with students about our programs. Mr Overton wore a red tie on channel 9 news and held a Cromer Campus pen, in recognition of our school.... Read more
2017 Resource Allocation Model funding
In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more
Entertainment Books 2016 For Sale
The Cromer Campus P&C are selling the 2016/2017 Entertainment Books and Digital Membership $70. Early Bird offers are available NOW. To order your copy click on the link https://www.entertainmentbook.com.au/orderbooks/200t156 Books can be collected from the front office 1 day after payment or can be posted out at an extra charge. Digital Membership can be purchased any time, however Books are on sale for Term 2 only. Please tell your family and friends to order from us and support our P&C fundraiser.... Read more
Did you know you can order our uniform online?
The Cromer Campus School Uniform can be ordered online through our uniform supplier Daylight. Please follow the link to create a customer profile and order your uniform. Cromer Campus Online Uniform.... Read more
It's a 'corker' of a Carnival Season
Thankyou Cromer! Our school carnivals this year have been absolutely fantastic! Participation has been high, attendance awesome and the weather absolutely gorgeous. The inaugural Warringah Aquatic Centre School Swimming Carnival this year saw Cromer swimmers participate in a sensational indoor carnival for the first time. The venue has made all the difference this year. The atmosphere was wonderful. Students and staff had a fabulous day and we saw excellent swimming by many students. Thanks to our Zone Convenors for a great day. The Athletics... Read more
Stage 6 Subject Selection information
The Year 10 Student and Parent HSC Information Evening at Cromer Campus at 6.30pm, Monday 2nd May will provide detailed information for you and your child regarding the HSC and the courses offered. Additionally, the evening offers an opportunity for you to discuss specific courses with specialist teachers. We encourage you and your child to take every opportunity over the following weeks to seek advice about the best possible decisions they can make to ensure success in their senior studies at Cromer Campus. The information letter can be found... Read more
Whole School Swimming Carnival, Awesome Cromer!
The Cromer Campus Swimming Carnival held at Warringah Aquatic Centre as a whole school swimming carnival was a resounding success! The school spirit was ignited and the atmosphere was exciting, fun and competitive. A huge congratulations to Cromer Swimmers who have successfully competed at zone level in recent days. There a number of outstanding results. These swimmers will be heading to the Regional Carnival on Thursday of week 8. Well done Cromer on a hectic but fantastically successful swimming program.... Read more
Cromer Campus Open Evening - A Hit!
Cromer Comprehensive Campus Open Evening was an amazing success. A great big thank you to all those who contributed to the success of Open Night! It was a wonderfully collaborative effort from students, staff and parents. Staff and students were excited to greet so many prospective families to our school. They were treated with a comprehensive campus tour, presentations by Principal Mr Hong and Year 8 student Ethan Steele. The P&C ran a bbq and students opened CC's Café for the event. We look forward to welcoming all the new families... Read more
Strategic School Plan
The Strategic School Plan 2015-2017 is now available for viewing. Please click on the link below to view the document. Strategic School Plan (pdf 625 KB)... Read more
Year 12 English Lectures 26th Feb 2016
All of Year 12 will have a chance to consolidate their understanding of the Area of Study, Discovery at three workshops. Their knowledge and understanding of each of the Sections of this significant part of their studies will be enhanced. The workshop conveners each have a thorough knowledge of the syllabus and will provide the tips and insights that will help students achieve the best they can. The students will need to make their way to Sydney University, an experience in itself. English Studies students are going on their own excursion to... Read more
Academic Placement Test Dates and Information
The Northern Beaches Secondary College offers academic extension and gifted and talented classes for Year 7 students at three of our campuses: NBSC Balgowlah Boys Campus (extension and talented classes) NBSC Cromer Campus (extension classes) NBSC Mackellar Girls Campus (gifted and talented classes) Placement in the Year 7 Academic Extension classes is based on the results achieved in the NBSC Academic Placement Test and additional supporting evidence of eligibility. ACADEMIC PLACEMENT TEST DATE: Thursday 17th March 2016 at 9.00 am... Read more
A new school year
Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more
Return to School Dates 2016
Wednesday 27th January, 2016: Staff Return. Pupil Free Day. Staff Development Day. Thursday 28th January, 2016: Year 7 commence school. Orientation and classes commence, timetables distributed. Years 11 and 12 return to school. Timetables distributed and classes commences. Friday 29th January, 2016: Years 8, 9 and 10 return to school. Timetables distributed and classes commence. * New enrolments are welcome from Wednesday 27th of January * A kind reminder to visit our uniform section for details of the Cromer Campus School Uniform. Please... Read more
HSC Results 2015
To Cromer Campus parents Congratulations to all our Year 12 students for their HSC results released today. This year the students achieved 16 Distinguished Achiever results. These are Band 6 results meaning a mark of 90% or better. Kyle McDonnell must receive honourable mention as he achieved an All Rounders Award. This means he achieved a Band 6 result in all of his subjects. Band 6 results were achieved in English Advanced, Legal Studies, Modern History, English Extension 2, Chinese Beginners, Mathematics General 2, Biology, History... Read more