The 2016 National Geography Competition results are in. This Australasian competition is run by the Royal Geographical Society of Queensland and the Australian Geography Teachers Association. Over 60,000 students compete. The results are organised into year groups but presented as stage groups below. Students will be bringing home their certificates and question booklets soon.
|Credit||Sasha McCarthy, Sophie Chiswell, Eloise Cook, Sophia Eales, Mikayla Hopper, Rachel Jilek, Lucy Scroope, Katherine Van Vliet, Lara Bartolotta, Elizabeth Greiner, Laura Smith, Felicity Kelly, Anne Stephenson, Sophia Hotten, Emily Huszczo, Eleanor Sage, Elizabeth Burgess, Isabella Cullen, Camilla Stack.|
|Distinction||Jessica Snellman, Tara Self, Eleanor Hickey, Evangeline Butler, Grace Smith, Ellen Ward, Isabella Williams, Darcey Evans, Zoe Janssen, Taylah Smith, Kate Wilson, Sarah Armstrong, Lucy Krimmer, Ruby Parsons, Emma Stenhouse, Eliza Crowle.|
|High Distinction||Lara Walsh, Sally Read, Veronica Martin, Georgia Lowden, Neve Traynor.|
|Credit||Grace Burke, Charlotte Huszczo, Brigitte Roche, Scarlett Lenehan, Lucy Jones, Julia Booth, Charlotte Williams, Annaliese O’Grady, Ciara Milliken, Rachael Kerr, Catherine Kelly.|
|Distinction||Sophie De Angelis, Alexandra Dadich, Sabine Ammit.|
Georgia Worner, Isabella Vilo, Molly Hadfield, Odette Brotherson, Sarah Cullen.
High Distinction, Distinction and Credit certificates will be handed out at future year assemblies. Special congratulations to Veronica Martin (Year 9), Neve Traynor (Year 10), Alexandra Dadich and Sophie De Angelis (Year 11) and Georgia Worner and Molly Hadfield (Year 12) for achieving the highest scores in their year group. And finally, special congratulations to all students for their participation and discipline in sitting for this examination and performing to the best of their ability. Geography has been in the news a lot of late and prominent throughout social media. Look out for Geography! It is all around you.
Keith Hopkins (Mr)
Social Science Coordinator