Rostrum Voice of Youth

Recently, eight PLC Sydney students went to Santa Sabina to compete in the Rostrum Voice of Youth. All our girls spoke with confidence on a wide range of topics and each delivered an important message. Our PLC Sydney representatives were Stephanie Lee, Kelsey Lu, Sherie Pan, Lauren McGrath-Wild, Rhiannon Kumar, Sophie Ma, Lina Cho and Ariel Burgess. The field was very strong, with Sydney Boys High School, MLC School and SCEGGS being fierce contenders. In the seven rounds, we achieved three wins (Sophie Ma, Kelsey Lu and Lina Cho) and a runner-up (Ariel Burgess). Congratulations girls!

Kelsey Lu's speech on ‘The birth lottery’ was wise, moving and very humble; Sophie Ma put forward a solid case in support of ‘Releasing children from detention’; Lina Cho asked ‘Why Australia's recidivism rate was so high’, and suggested ‘Educational Solutions’; and finally, our youngest competitor, Ariel Burgess, highlighted some ‘Everyday heroes who make a real difference’. 

Hye (Lina) Cho, Sophie Ma and Kelsey Lu progress to the next round, to be held on 9 May. Good luck girls!



2016 PLC Sydney Students' Photographic Prize
The opening event was brimming with students, parents and the wider College community, keen to see this year’s selection.
Read more
Sporting Success
Ten PLC Sydney Divers represented IGSSA at the CIS Diving Carnival. We had some great results, with four of our divers progressing through to the NSW All Schools.
Read more
Excellent Results in National Mathematics Competition
A record 79 students in Years 7-9 have participated in this year’s Computational and Algorithmic Thinking (CAT) Competition.
Read more