During Term 2, 40 students studying Indonesian at Years 8-11 participated in the 2019 Sayembara Lisan Speaking Competition. Hundreds of students across Victoria who took part in the competition requiring them to complete three sections.
Our students performed to a high standard, resulting in 20 participates from the College being chosen to attend the 2019 State Finals which took place on Saturday 1 June 2019 at the Sidney Myer Asia Centre at the University of Melbourne.
From the 20 finalists, three students were recognised for their achievements. Lauren Harb was awarded a “Highly Commended” in the Year 9 Continuing Section and Grace Williamson and Lucy Harrop both received a “Highly Commended” in the Year 8 Beginners Section.
Congratulations to all finalists on their achievements in particular Lauren, Grace and Lucy for their fine work and exceptional standard. In addition, a sincere thank you and acknowledgment to Mrs Janides and Mrs Godoy for assisting the students throughout the competition period.