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Street Ball Competition

The Physical Education Department had organized a street ball competition amongst the students in all grade level. The competition consisted of two categories: boys and girls. The event went on for two consecutive weeks during the third term.  It was specifically held during lunch break and after school hour.

Trip to Australia

A group of teachers, students and parents from Paradise High School went to a trip to Australia from 21st September to 27th September. The trip covered three cities of Australia; Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra.

Speech Contest 2014

Our School has recently held the 7th annual intra- school speech contest event on the 12th of September 2014 at the open stage.  Students from grade 9 and grade 10 classes took part on this event.

Story Telling Competition

On the 26th of August 2014, PHS held the annual story telling competition within the primary school.
Each grade 6, 7 and 8 were divided into two groups for presentation of a story for the competition. The primary aim of this activity is to promote cooperative learning wherein students work in collaboration to put their ideas in writing a story with a good moral lesson. Along with it is to enhance their skills in acting and improve their confidence to play the specific function expected from them.

Optometrists Visit People In Need

Paradise High School has invited two optometrists from Australia, Mr. Mesut Kivrak and Mr. Hayssam Khalaf, to visit rural areas to conduct an eye-check. The optometrists visited the communities along the Central Province coastline in the Kairuku Hiri District, National Capital District, Rigo District and Abau District on Saturday, August 30th. They checked 124 patients and provided them eye-glasses if they were required to wear one. The second day of their stay, the optometrists visited the settlement in 5-mile and went through an eye-check of 100 patients and also provided them glasses.

6th Spelling Bee

PNG Paradise High School held the 6th Spelling Bee Competition on August 7th this year at the school open stage. It was participated by selected primary and secondary students. The competition amongst the Juniors students took place during the 4th and 5th period while the Senior students competed during the 7th and 8th period.

3rd Science Fair

The Science Fair is a biennial activity which begun at 2010 and organized by Science Department. The aim of this activity is to show how science works in practice. There are many other benefits of organizing this activity as well. Some of them are, increasing students’ interest and knowledge in science, teaching students how to work in a group, giving opportunity to the students to present their projects and gain self confidence, interacting with other school students and sharing their knowledge, etc. Students have chosen their projects and worked on them since first term.

Community Service-Donation

The life is so expensive and difficult for the people who are leaving in the settlements in POM. The conditions in the some settlements are so tough that people have to live without electricity and water and literally have no access to the education and health. Paradise High School tries to reach out the communities in various ways to help them.

Annis Essay Contest

The ANIS COMPETITION is a school-organised writing competition which began in 2013. It is a story writing competition in which students are expected to use creativity, imagination and many other relevant skills. It is an assessment task, thus, it is compulsory for everyone in the school.

This year the prompt was: ‘You were abducted by aliens and taken to another planet. You returned to earth  after ten years.’ Tell us your story.

Picnics and Going to the Cinema

At Paradise High School, students are given rewards for working well as a class when they excel in their school tests and exams. Each class earns a marble if their test total average as a class is over 65%. If one of the classes gains 10(ten) marbles, they are given the opportunity to go to the cinema the following weekend or the weekend after to watch a movie paid by the school.


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