NOVA is an academic enrichment program designed to prepare students for an ATAR/university pathway.
NOVA students are given the opportunity to display their knowledge and understanding of content in a variety of ways, with a large emphasis placed on learning using ICT. Places are highly competitive in NOVA. Students who gain a place into the NOVA Program need to maintain high academic standards, adhere to the Code of Conduct and have an attendance rate above 90% or their position will be reviewed.
It is essential for future success in Year 12, at university and in careers that students can express themselves effectively as writers and speakers.
To enhance this capability students are encouraged to participate in a wide variety of public speaking forums including:
Students are more successful in ATAR exams if they are supported by others working towards the same goal. NOVA will focus on team-building. We want students to be enthusiastic about their academic development and understand the importance of building effective relationships. Throughout Years 7 and 9, students take part in a range of activities which allow this personal growth.
Please download our comprehensive Information Brochure to learn more about this course and the application process.