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Premier’s Reading Challenge 2018: Award Winners

The Premier’s Reading Challenge began in 2004. It is a Statewide initiative which recognises the importance of reading and encourages the practice of daily reading thus raising the profile of reading, libraries and literacy in the College. There are now over 700 schools in South Australia which participate in the Premier’s Reading Challenge each year.

Our students from R-12 were challenged to read 12 books between February and September. Reception students completed the reading challenge with Mrs Sumner during their library lessons whilst Years 1-12 students completed the challenge by reading independently with the encouragement and support of their teachers and the library staff.

Over 200 Middle and Senior School students completed the Premier’s Reading Challenge. The Middle/Senior students experienced a PRC launch by the local South Australian author Phil Cummings. Phil Cummings also held workshops with year 7 students and various students from across the school.

This year 458 Junior School students successfully completed the Reading Challenge and were presented with their awards in November. Author and Reading Challenge Ambassador, Rosanne Hawke, visited the Junior School on November 16th. Rosanne attended the Junior School Assembly where she congratulated the students on their completion of the Reading Challenge, spoke about the importance of reading as a skill for life and encouraged the students to continue their reading journey and take up the challenge once again in 2019.

Middle and Senior Medal and Award Winners for 2018:

Bronze Medal
7 Agnes Selemani
9 Chol Garang
9 Maria Nguyen
9 Olivia Sawyer
6 Kyla Dudojc
6 Hunter Lipman
9 Bior Nyok
Gold Medal
6 Timothy Adala
6 Ramani Van Kooten
7 Faiqa Abdullahi
7 Saima Abdullahi
7 Tegan Brisbane
7 Neo Lacanlalay
7 Michelle Murimi
8 Rachana Khun
9 Xavier Collins
Champion Medal
6 Allie Barnett
6 Benjamin Hughes
7 Feyube Wachawaseme
8 Sukaina Ali Raza
8 Grace Mwembo
Legend Medal
6 Mitchell Agius
6 Biar Atem
6 Isabella Boyd
6 Beau Burston
6 Emelia Couzner
6 Duom Deng
6 Jett Hakkinen
6 Alanna Ieraci
6 Kayne Johnson
6 Daniel Kuol
6 Declan Mansell
6 Jazzmine
6 Georgia McKee
6 Charlotte Mellow
6 Caleb Miettunen
6 Nicholas Prevost
6 Felicity Rose
6 Madison Schrader
6 Hayden Smith
6 Denzel Stojakovic
6 Ileana T.
6 Skye Williams
6 Ali Yahya
6 Mia Zarazinski
6 Ella Zinner
7 Ajiek Akol
7 Nooria Husseini
7 Chloe Katschner
8 Winnie Mawa
8 Restina Nininahazwe
8 Gabby Simmonds
8 Emelia Smith
9 Chelsea Davies
Hall of Fame Medal
6 Biar Ajak
6 Mabil Ajak
6 Succes Bankurunaze
6 Tyson Barnard-Stevens
6 Rueben Callus
6 Harrysen Cameron
6 Adyson Camp
6 Jasmine Chalmers
6 Kaitlin Coad
6 Hayley Cross
6 Vito Di Fava
6 Miller Drewett
6 Jack Fant
6 Riley Fidler
6 Yar Garang
6 Ilivania Gendere
6 Ebony Gilbert
6 Jalanie Goss
6 Shona Grindlay
6 Nida Haydari
6 Beni Hibera
6 Kevin Hua
6 Michael Kirkwood
6 Makayla Lehmann
6 Alex Leo
6 Lucy Lim
6 Mary Mannion
6 Bailea Matthews
6 Ayen Monykok
6 Amelia Moore
6 Kaylah Mordaunt
6 Gemma Nicholls
6 Jai Phillis
6 Cooper Pitt
6 Shae Platts
6 Tyler Robson
6 Chloe Rollins
6 Massimo Sergi
6 Makayla Skuse
6 Toby Srey
6 Brody Vickers
6 Sarah Wells
6 Mia Whiley
6 Zahra Yousefi
6 Antonino Zagari
7 Parker Dawson
7 Sanum Haidari
7 Levi Ieraci
7 Phi Le
7 Zachary Marsden
7 Jack McGrath
7 Kasnarna Rawatxay
7 Caitlin Shannon
7 Sam Sissis
7 Aling Vansilalom
8 Yaak Arok
8 Jaiden Kelly
8 Paul Pereira
8 Amy Poole
8 Lockie Synnes
8 Aaron Yates
9 Nathan Diep
9 Angeth Dut
9 Ricky Mazzacano
9 Daniel Searle
9 Jordon Thorne
Reader for Life 8 Years
6 Daniel Dut
7 Ayuel Atem
7 Tamara Ball
7 Bior Bior
7 Joshua Candido
7 Chloe Crispin
7 Yasmin De Arao
7 Deng Deng
7 Daniel Elkhier
7 Piper Forman
7 Kady Foster
7 Makayla Goss
7 Jacob Graham
7 Will Hall
7 Owen Harward
7 Changaez Haydari
7 Kallan Jackson
7 Zachary Jacques
7 Jesse Keza
7 Agot Leek
7 Ricky Leo
7 Tony Linford
7 Benedict Mapor
7 Tyler Martin
7 Chan Mayol
7 Rylan McCollum
7 Ashley McSherry
7 Tyler Mobbs
7 Jacob Mordaunt
7 Aliyah Nguyen
7 Lena Nguyen
7 Kiki Paltridge
7 Cambell Patterson
7 Brian Phan
7 Brady Read
7 Kirsten Rees
7 Tara Richards
7 Jack Ruediger
7 Christopher Saliba
7 Marissa Saliba
7 Ashlee Scheepens
7 Jada S.
7 Liana Schimizzi
7 Rhiannon Scott
7 Joseph Seridis
7 Jessica Slaney
7 Mia Smith
7 Joshua Teague
7 Ethan Viant
7 Finbar Warrior
7 Alyssa Watts
7 Olivia Wilson
7 Kristen Young
7 Pasquale Zagari
7 Byron Zarazinski
7 Georgia Zelipski
8 Lily Cotton
8 Joshua Daly
8 Tahlia Hayles
8 Flynn Holliday
8 Kaitlyn James
8 Jasmin Katsoulis
8 Adam Loechel
8 Imogen M.
8 Ajeo Moilinga
8 Russell Muzinda
8 Ebony Sheldrick
8 Anthony Temple
9 Sarah Akoy
9 Emmanuel Bol
9 James Humphries
9 Brodie McDonald
9 Jasmine Mcleod
9 Zoe Nichols
9 Rachel Selwood
9 Declan Thorne
9 Halle Victor-Vanson
Reader for Life 9 Years
7 Mabior Akech
7 Jai Bunker
7 Bailey Davies
7 Garang Gargang
7 Dylan Pietersen
8 Joseph Bagnato
8 Breanna Burge
8 Charlotte Dawson
8 Ella Hartwell
8 Christina Phan
8 Jordan Pitt
8 Sunteakry Tan
9 Jaden Coad
9 Jayden Dang
9 Jacqueline Geerts
9 Ethan Herzick
9 AnneMarie Mannion
9 Huan Nguyen
9 Madison Penny
9 Declan Williams
Reader for Life 10 Years
8 Nazanin Jafari
8 Kyle Nelson
8 Riley Scott
9 Connor Bell
9 Thomas Grindlay
9 April Larkin
Certificate
6 Arnya Staines
7 Anna Nguyen
8 John Ajak
8 Cohen Donaldson
8 Nadine Ngabire
9 Keona Lilly