Opposition Leader Will Hodgman answers some tough questions
14 March 2012
State Opposition Leader, Will Hodgman may have had a torrid time in Parliament on Wednesday but he faced some tough questions from the Year 6 students at the 2012 Independent Primary School Heads of Australia (IPSHA) Leadership Day.
Sun Shines for Sunset Under The Sails
01 March 2012
On Friday 24 February, the Parents and Friends Association hosted its annual Sunset Under the Sails evening with the largest turnout ever. More than 150 parents, staff and children showed up for what has become a popular event on the Fahan School social c
28 February 2012
At Speech Night in December last year Liz Jack, Chair of the Fahan School Board was pleased and excited to annouce the major building program for 2012, the refurbishment of the Main Building.
Welcome to the 2012 School Year
22 February 2012
On Tuesday 7 February, Fahan students donned their blue and orange uniforms for the first day of the 2012 school year.
High Achievers for 2011
13 January 2012
The results of the Tasmanian Year 12, 2011 students' Australian Tertiary Admissions Ranks (ATARs) were released just before Christmas and Fahan School students were among those ranked as achieving exceptionally high results.
07 December 2011
On Wednesday 30th November the Year Five and Six students delivered an entertaining performance of the much-anticipated play Pirate Queen.
Cocktails and High Tea for Alumni
12 October 2011
The 2011 Fahan Alumni Reunion Weekend was held this year on October 7 and 8 and was a great success with a number of Alumni returning to the School to participate in a range of reunion activities that spanned across two memorable days.
Sporty Start to Reunion Events
12 October 2011
The 2011 Reunion Events kicked off to an exciting start with the Alumni v Students Hockey and Netball matches on Friday October 7. The lunchtime bell saw the games begin with the Alumni and Student teams battling it out to a tight finish.
Inspirational Travers Morphett Lecture
05 July 2011
Writer, producer, director and Fahan Alumna, Posie Graeme-Evans, returned to Fahan School to present the 2011 Travers Morphett Lecture, which showcases Fahan women who are experts in their field, on Monday 4 July.
Cary Lewincamp Performs at Music Assembly
24 March 2011
At Fahan’s Music Assembly on Friday 18 March, one of Tasmania’s best known guitarists, Cary Lewincamp, performed a song from his latest CD as well as a cover of James Taylors’ “Shower the People,” with Fahan’s John Williamson.
Fahan Marks 10 Years of Relay For Life
28 February 2011
On the 26-27 of February, Fahan marked 10 consecutive years of participation in Cancer Council Tasmania’s Relay For Life fundraiser, which celebrates survivors, remembers loved ones lost and aims to fight back against a disease that affects so many.
Helen Stephen Wins Fahan's Flood Relief Fundraiser
24 February 2011
The Fahan School Community Committee, under the direction of Anna Forward, coordinated a Flood Relief Hamper that was raffled off during February to raise money for the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal.
Honours Assembly Celebrates Achievement
15 February 2011
Seven 2010 graduates were invited back to Fahan today to be honoured for their outstanding academic achievements during their time at Fahan. Each of these girls received an ATAR over 95, placing them in the top 5% of Australian students.
Alumnae, Rachel Moore, is Willing and Able to Help Students
25 January 2011
Class of 1988 Alumnae, Rachel Moore’s, extensive career experience has led her to her current role as the Learning and Development Advisor at The Federal Group, where she became involved in the Willing and Able Mentoring Program (WAM) last year.
The Our Promise Story In New Idea Magazine
18 January 2011
The inspirational Our Promise story, a campaign to help in the fight against cyberbullying, has attracted the attention of the national media with a story on page 34 of this week's edition of New Idea magazine.
Fahan Alumni Featured in Tasmanian Life
23 December 2010
The December/January edition of one of Tasmania’s most popular magazines, Tasmanian Life, features a social page spread on the Fahan School Alumni Association’s 75th Anniversary Lunch from October. There are beautiful photos that capture the excitement of
Congratulations on Your TCE Results Year 12s
22 December 2010
The wait for our 35 Year 12 students is over as their Australian Tertiary Admissions Ranks (ATARs) were released this week. Once again one in three girls achieved an ATAR of 90 or above placing them in the top 10% of the Nation. Two of our students also m
Fahan Alumnae, Anna McMahon and Tori Hodgman, Formal Memories
17 December 2010
There is a humorous writeup in the Mercury today on the Formal Memories of two members of the Fahan Alumnae who both graduated in the 1970s.
Epitome of Elegance
16 December 2010
The Year 12 Leavers of 2010 had their spectacular Leavers' Dinner at the Hobart Function Centre at the Elizabeth Street Pier. The sun came out in time for their arrival and every single girl looked outstanding.