On Friday 13 December the Year 7 graduating class and Waggrakine community were informed of the tragic death of their great friend and classmate Nathan Shires. Nathan’s class mates remember Nathan as a fun loving, cheeky, creative and courageous friend. Nathan always lit up the room with his presence, energy and talented wit. The Waggrakine Community are deeply saddened, Nathan will be sorely missed.
Despite the tragic circumstances, the graduation ceremony took place on Friday afternoon with the staff, students and parents displaying amazing strength and courage to make the ceremony a positive and memorable experience. In memory of Nathan at the closing of the Graduating ceremony all were upstanding and a minutes silence was held to show our respect to Nathan and his family in this tragic time.