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Scholarships

Windaroo Valley State High School, in conjunction with the P&C Association, will be offering two scholarships.  These scholarships will run for a two year period. 
The types of Scholarships offered will be:
1.    Academic – for students who excel academically and meet the academic, behaviour and attendance criteria for the scholarship
2.    High Performance – for students who excel in a sporting or cultural area and meet a specified sporting/cultural, behaviour and attendance criteria for the scholarship
3.    S.T.E.M – for students who excel and have an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Students will be required to maintain a specific level of achievement, behaviour and attendance throughout the scholarship period. Students will be able to reapply every two years for a new scholarship (Years 9-10, Years 11-12).
Entry Criteria:
Academic Scholarship
1.    Academic achievement in Year 6:
-      English – A
-      Maths – A
-      All other subjects – B
2.    Evidence of leadership activities
3.    Participation in academic activities and competitions
High Performance Scholarship
1.    Academic achievement in Year 6:
-      Sport / Music (area of interest) - A
-      All other subjects – C
2.   Evidence of involvement in music or sporting activities
S.T.E.M Scholarship
1.    Academic achievement in Year 6:
a.    Maths/Science – A/B
b.    All other subjects – C
2.    Evidence of involvement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics activities
3.    Outstanding behaviour
4.    Minimum 95% attendance in Year 6
5.    Adherence to the school dress code
6.    Commitment to maintaining the expected levels of involvement and achievement via the scholarship contract
The application should be completed by the student applying for the scholarship and should consist of:
·         Application form with referees
·         Last two years of school reports
·         Academic / High Performance Application
 
Scholarship applications are to be collected from and handed into the school Administration office.