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Academic Curriculum

2017 ICAS English Competition

From the Assistant Head of English, Angela Stanley

On the 8 August 2017, 55 students from Years 7-11 participated in the annual ICAS English Competition. The aim of the competition run by UNSW is to assess the reading and language skills of students in a range of contexts, nationally. The questions required students to locate, identify, sequence, explain, interpret, analyse and infer information in and about texts. This year, Waverley students performed particularly well achieving 1 High Distinction, 5 Distinctions, 8 Credits and 12 Merits.

All students who participated in competition this year are to be congratulated on their overall efforts.

Our top award winners for this year include;


High Distinction:

  • Allan Cannes, Year 11



  • Hayden Wild, Year 8
  • Benjamin Elder, Year 9
  • Charles Kent, Year 9
  • Jordan Blazevski, Year 10
  • Leonardo Bosi