16 students from Years 3 – 6 were selected to represent St Columba Anglican School at HRIS in Public Speaking. The competition was held at St Philip’s Christian College, Cessnock.

Students were selected to compete in one of the following four categories: Bible Reading; Impromptu Reading; Poetry or a Prepared Speech. The standard of competition was impressive with 15 schools represented. A great day was had by all.

Tahlia FrenchPrepared Speech1st
Annabelle PollittImpromptu Reading1st
Katie ChambersPoetry1st
Shalise LeesfieldPoetry2nd
Adam HempsellPrepared Speech2nd
Hugh Conaghan
Poetry2nd