Toormina Public School Tournament Of the Minds

WHAT HAVE YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS BEEN SO FAR?

The team have been competing in the Tournament of Minds competition. This is a creative thinking, team competition that enhances teamwork and presentation skills. They have won their division, Primary Language Literature at Mid-North Coast region. They competed in Sydney and are now State winners. In October they will travel to Hobart to represent NSW at the International final against other Australian, NZ, Asian and African teams. 

WHY DID YOU APPLY FOR THIS GRANT?

 We applied for this grant because we need help raising funds to cover travel expenses. The school has provided some assistance, but we need to fund flights for the team members and their supporting parents.

HOW WILL THIS GRANT BENEFIT YOU? AND HOW DO YOU PLAN ON USING IT?

The grant will be divided equally among the team members to help pay for the travel expenses.

WHAT ARE YOU HOPES AND DREAMS FOR THE FUTURE?

The team hope to build on their success so far and take out the International round. The team hope to make their school and community proud. 

WHO INSPIRES YOU THE MOST?

Their teacher Mrs Perry is their biggest supporter who encourages the students to do their best work.

AppliCations Now Open

If you are a local Coffs Harbour, Nambucca or Grafton child or junior group who needs assistance with your academic, sporting, community, cultural or social project, we want to hear from you.

Tell us how the McDonald’s Junior Grant can help you achieve your dreams!

Kasey

Kasey

WHAT HAVE YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS BEEN SO FAR?  I have been picked at 10 years old to play for the under 12 rep soccer team. At 11 and 12 I was chosen to play for the PSSA soccer team. And at 15 I started playing for the Womens B grade soccer team aswell as my normal...

Jade

Jade

WHAT HAVE YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS BEEN SO FAR?  I won Coffs Harbour High School 13yr boys 3km Cross Country race, the Mid North Coast Zone Championship and the North Coast Region Championship. I finished 8th in the NSW State All Schools Cross Country Championships in Sydney...

Toby

Toby

WHAT HAVE YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS BEEN SO FAR?  I began competitive racing at the beginning of 2019 and achieved a number of overall wins and places(first/second/third) in local grass track and motocross events. I also managed to purchase my own 2018 KTM250 by working part...