We meet the senior school leaders of The Hills Grammar School whose motto is ‘Strive for Excellence’.
1. What is unique about you school?
Eliza Tegel: The student - teacher relationship. Teachers have an open door policy which makes learning enjoyable and you can achieve your goals with their support.
Jerry Boyaji: It's a smaller school so everyone knows each other. It has a very wide variety of co-curricula activities and also a great leadership program.
2. What do you want to do when you leave school?
Eliza Tegel: I want do early childhood education, babies to year 6.
Jerry Boyaji: I’d like to go through the ADFA academy and study IT and become and intelligence offer.
3. Why do you think being a school leader is important?
Eliza Tegel: Because you can support the younger students to do what they want to do .
Jerry Boyaji: We are role models. The student body needs someone to look up to.
4. If you were the principal what would you introduce?
Eliza Tegel: More activities for students between classes that are fun — such as water fights.
Jerry Boyaji: A cadet core.