What is an at Assessment?

at Assessment

By Rejimon Punchayil (AT ASSESSMENT EXPLAINED / AT ASSESSMENT DEMYSTIFIED) When we talk about AT or Assistive Technology, we mean equipment, technology and devices that help us do things we can’t do. In the Review prepared for the Department of Health, AT is defined as “any product (devices, equipment, instruments and software), especially produced or generally […]

Back to Normal … or … Take a Chance on Change?


We very Happy Quilting Friends were finally able to meet as usual, swapping our stories, our ideas for the way forward and reviewing just what we have achieved in spite of the recent setbacks to our usual 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday meetings. Will ‘working from home’ ever apply to us ?? Does ZOOM have […]

Hills Grammar

Hills Grammar

As the world recognises the important contribution women make to the workforce, Hills Grammar is delighted to recognise the nomination of not one, but two Hills Originals as 2022 NSW Young Woman of the Year. Their nominations are part of the Women NSW awards presented at a breakfast on 9 March. Julie Charlton (Class of […]

Council Celebrates Youth Week This April

Youth Week

Trivia, a digital writing workshop, outdoor cinema, clothes swap event, African drumming, mindfulness, skateboarding and a fun run are just some of the FREE activities happening as part of The Hills Shire’s Youth Week 2022 program. The celebration, which starts on April 4 and continues through to April 14, provides young people aged 12 to […]

2021 High Achievers Recognised

High Achievers

On Wednesday 23rd February, Galston High School invited the 2022 HSC Alumni and their families to acknowledge their achievements at the annual High Achievers ceremony. For many of the school’s current senior students, it served as a reminder of how close they are to their own HSC and an inspiration to see how determination and hard work […]