News from Year 10

The school was grateful for the input of Year 10 students to complete the MMG survey during pastoral time on Monday 20 August as this provides valuable feedback. During this week, we have our special Girls’ and Boys’ School Assemblies and time to finalise the House Community Action Project proposals. It is also a busy time for students with a number of tests and assessments.

2019 Tintern Grammar China Study Tour

Mrs Lanna Derry has provided details about the following tour option for consideration by families:

Applications are currently open for the 2019 Tintern Grammar China Study Tour. This is a highly enjoyable and informative trip offering first-hand experience of History, Economics, Geography, Science and Language from the Chinese perspective. We will be visiting Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Xi’an and Chengdu during the Term 1 holidays in 2019. For more information please see the PowerPoint presentation, flyer and application form that can be found on the portal at this location, or email Mrs Lanna Derry (

Applications close Monday 27August 2018.

ASSIST Non-Profit International Exchange Organisation

The school has received information about an exchange program that matches “academically talented, international students with American independent secondary schools. During a one-year school stay, an ASSIST scholar-leader serves as a cultural ambassador actively participating in classes and extracurricular activities. Since 1969, nearly 5,000 student scholar-leaders from more than 50 nations”. 

The 2019/20 scholarships are now open and further information can be found at:



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