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A new series delves into the rollercoaster ride that is the final year of high school.
No, I'm not here to remind you that 'your ATAR is just a number'.
Here's what school leavers should keep in mind when they open their results
Regardless of your score you are incredibly valuable.
All I could see in those little black numbers was the degree I would not be studying, my five year plan not even falling apart but simply, unequivocally vanished. However, far more deeply etched into the woman I am today, are experiences I had in my final year of school that had nothing to do with my academic achievements.
For years the word 'belonging' has traumatised young adults following their HSC English exam. The good news? 'Belonging' is