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Toormina High School

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Year 9

2023 Year Adviser is  Wendy Whittle is located in the CAPA Staffroom.

Year 9 is the first year that students study elective subjects. Students also have a range of extra-curricular activities that they can choose to be involved in.

2023 Year 9 Assessment Handbook

Books and Equipment list 2023

Basic Requirements

Pens - blue/black/red

Pencils - lead and coloured

Pencil sharpener

Ruler - plastic or wood (no metal)

Glue Stick


Paper scissors


1 x 240 page A4 notebook


1 x 128 page A4 5mm grid book, 1 x 64 A4 notebook 

Calculator - preferably Casio fx-82 AU Plus II 2nd edition


2 x 128 page A4 notebooks

Physical Activity and Sport Science Elective

128 page A4 notebook


2 x 128 page A4 notebooks 

Visual Design

A3 Visual art diary sketchbook (plain paper, hard cover)


Lead pencils - 2B, 3B, 4B, 6B

Protective clothing - old shirt or apron


128 page A4 notebook

USB Flash Drive

Photographic and Digital Media

A4 Visual art diary sketchbook (plain paper, hard cover)


2 x 128 page A4 notebooks 9one per semester)

Marine Studies Elective

Display folder

Snorkel set, flippers, wetsuit


1 x 128 page A4 notebook, display folder

Food Technology

Display folder


Display folder

Wendy Whittle