Year 12 students who normally have Common Time lesson 5 and 6 on day 8 do NOT have to remain at school after the GAT. The student's this applies to do NOT have to be in school uniform for the GAT.
The Senior Study Area of the library will be open for supervised study for students who still wish to stay for lessons 5 and 6.
All Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) and Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) students enrolled in one or more VCE or scored VET Units 3 and 4 subjects this year are required to sit the GAT.
The GAT is on Wednesday, 13 June 10:00am - 1:15pm in Monsignor Bones Hall.
Students sitting the GAT will receive their Student Examination/Assssment Timetable and a GAT 2018 brochure on Monday, 28 May.
For further information please visit http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Pages/vce/exams/gat/aboutgat.aspx#
In 2018, Year 12 students who are not completing an External VET, are timetabled in the class “Common Time”.
Common Time occurs on Day 3, Day 6 and Day 8 for a total of 5 lessons and may be used for:
It is anticipated that Common Time will promote collaboration, communication and social connection for our Year 12 students: allowing them to focus on their study, without interruption to class time.
At Notre Dame College, school-based assessments are:
Dates for semester one OATs and SACs can be downloaded below from early in Term 1.
Where a student will be absent for an OAT or SAC, they are required to apply to reschedule it. The following procedure must be completed by the student prior to the original date or within three school days following their return to school:
** The following supporting documentation is required if the student is unwell at the time of an assessment:
* IMPORTANT NOTE: Where a student fails to follow this procedure, the student will receive an N - Not Satisfactory for the unit.. The student then needs to Appeal via contact with the Learning and Teaching Leader within 7 days.
The VCE, VET and VCAL Student Handbook is an important document to be read by all students in years 11 and 12 at the College. Download the handbook below.