Awards for Lights OFF Torches ON

The buzz from the recent Lights OFF Torches ON event continues long after our Library hummed with excitement and focus as Kindergarten to Year 6 students in pyjamas brandished torches to celebrate the joy of reading.

Congratulations to the following students who this week received prizes for their focused reading at the event:

  • Kindergarten: Athena Nordon
  • Year 1: Laura Pettigrew
  • Year 2: Henry Sutherland
  • Year 3: Charlton Richmond
  • Year 4: Divesh Gunaratnam
  • Year 5: Halvor Erling
  • Year 6: Gemma Barker-Tomkins

Prize winners received a double passe to the Seymour Centre, to see one of the following literature-base theatre performances:

  • The Gruffalo for Kindergarten and Year 1 winners
  • The 78-Storey Treehouse for Years 2 and 3 winners
  • Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark for Years 4, 5 and 6 winners


The students were very excited to be presented with their awards by IGS Teacher Librarian Karen McBride and Library Leader Lauren van der Oord.