Contact Applecross SHS

Contact Applecross SHS

Address

Links Road
ARDROSS 6153
Western Australia

Phone

(P)+61 8 9314 9393

 

Important News

Important News

AXSHS Breakfast Club

There were plenty of hungry students at our weekly Breakfast Club today.  A big thank you must go out to Connor Horton and Jordon Crofts, who arrive early every Friday to help set up, cook and serve.  Also thanks must go to Jan Michell, Brad Snell, Andy Saxton, Angie Hooton and Jenny Casserly - w

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AXSHS MakerSpace in the Library

Enthusiastic students have been developing their STEM skills learning to knit.  The Knitting Project runs every Thursday lunchtime in the MakerSpace in the Library.  The first project they work on is a bookmark.

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Finalist - Francis Burt Speech & Leadership Competition

Congratulations to Year Nine student Molly Howden who has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Francis Burt Speech and Leadership Competition. Molly had to prepare a speech exploring the concept of “A Peace Building Commonwealth” and what the world can do to achieve this state.

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Asthma Friendly School Policy

Medications

Students are able to bring appropriate asthma medications to school provided:

  • parent/carer has completed and retuned the standard notification forms
  • medications are properly labelled.

Students should carry their blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) at all times.

Students shall be encouraged to take their blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) immediately should symptoms develop.

Parents/carers will be notified of their responsibility to ensure that their child has adequate supply of appropriate medication.

In addition to the medication they carry with them, students are able to keep a blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) in the sick room provided:

  • it is properly labelled with the name of the student, name of medication and the dose and frequency required
  • the school nurse or authorised staff member checks expiry dates
  • the school nurse or authorised staff member notifies parent/carer when the medication needs replacing.

A large volume spacer (to assist with the delivery of blue reliever puffer (Airomir, Asmol, Bricanyl or Ventolin) during an acute asthma attack), and blue reliever puffer shall be kept in the school First Aid Kit/Asthma First Aid Kit, sick room and physical education department.