Burnie High School

STEM students' college head start

HEADSTART: Grade 10 students Lilly Febey, Ebony Beaumont and Jaiden Lane check the ingredients in Hellyer College's chemistry lab at the start of their two day Headstart program. Picture: Brodie Weeding, The Advocate.

ABOUT 50 students from Burnie high schools are getting a peek preview of college this week.  They've been invited to a special program hosted by Hellyer College called Headstart. 

The Year 10 students, who are all thinking about taking science, technology, engineering or maths subjects at college, are being treated to an experience of the learning they will be doing next year. 

Read the full story on The Advocate website.

Story by Leah McBey, The Advocate