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NT student one of youngest to tackle NSW fires

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NT student one of youngest to tackle NSW fires

Palmerston College student Jacob Brookhouse has spent nearly four years learning how to fight fires, but being deployed to New South Wales was a completely different experience.

Bombing of Darwin

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Bombing of Darwin

On 19 February 1942, enemy forces launched air raids on Darwin. It was the largest single attack by a foreign power on Australia. The attack caused hundreds of Australian defence force personnel and civilians to lose their lives, with countless others injured.

NT schools an example for educators

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NT schools an example for educators

The impact of two-way leaning in Northern Territory Schools has been recognised in a new publication by the CSIRO.

Automotive student recognised for her drive

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Automotive student recognised for her drive

Kira Vanderkley is on her way to realising her dream of opening her own workshop after being recognised as one of the Territory’s top apprentices.

Goodbye Vicki, and thank you

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Goodbye Vicki, and thank you

Vicki Baylis is set to retire to her rural Far North Queensland birthplace.

Darwin teacher has ace time at Australian Open

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Darwin teacher has ace time at Australian Open

Nightcliff Primary School teacher and tennis fanatic Mathew Ryan had the experience of a lifetime attending the Australian Open Schools Forum last month.

Graduate development program - Craig Maquet

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Graduate development program - Craig Maquet

The ability to work on a range of projects for the Department of Education and the strong connections made with staff have been nominated as some of the benefits of the Graduate Development Program by participants.

Northern Territory’s newest school opens

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Northern Territory’s newest school opens

The first day of the 2020 school year was extra special this year with the official opening of the Northern Territory’s newest school.

Tennis juniors sharpen skills in Brisbane battles

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Tennis juniors sharpen skills in Brisbane battles

A highly accomplished tennis team from Nightcliff Primary School mounted spirited attacks at the 2020 Brisbane International Schools Challenge State Finals on 9 and 10 January.

Luke is fun and fitness Boon

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Luke is fun and fitness Boon

Students became serious skippers when world champion rope jumper Luke Boon made a stopover at Katherine-based Clyde Fenton Primary School on 5 December.