Mackay

Regional Co-Directors:

Sandra Grant

Phone: 07 4998 9333
Email: sgran48@eq.edu.au

Carolyn Young

Phone: 07 4955 9234
Email: cyoun85@eq.edu.au

DATE: Sunday, 26th August 2018
VENUE:  TBA

Thank you to all the students, staff and families that participated in our 2017 Regional Opti-MINDS Challenge. Sixty- five teams from twenty-five schools participated in this year’s challenge. The day was full of energy and excitement, expressed through creativity and exceptional team work. Special thank you to the teams who travelled many hours to attend this event.

The results for each of the categories and divisions are as follows:

Opti-SPIRIT AWARDS

Swayneville 1

Middlemount Community College 2

Holy Spirit 2

Whitsunday Anglican 4

Mackay Northern Beaches 3

Capella SS 1

Emmanuel Catholic College 3

SCIENCE ENGINEERING

DIVISION I

First Place
Emmanuel Catholic School 4

Honours
Marian SS 2
Mackay West SS 1
Victoria Park SS 1

DIVISION II

First Place
Whitsunday Anglican School 3

Honours
Whitsunday Anglican School 9

North Mackay High 2
Whitsunday Anglican School 2

DIVISION III

First Place
St Catherine’s 3

OPEN DIVISION

First Place
Mackay Northern Beaches State High 2

LANGUAGE LITERATURE

DIVISION I

First Place
Beaconsfield SS 1

Honours
Mackillop Catholic School 1

Emmanuel Catholic School 2
Victoria Park SS 2

DIVISION II



First Place
North Mackay State High 1

Honours
Mackay State High 1

Mackay State High 4

DIVISION III

First Place
St Catherine’s Catholic School 1


SOCIAL SCIENCES

DIVISION I

First Place
Victoria Park SS 3

Honours
Mackillop Catholic School 2

Mackay West SS 2
Glenden SS 1
Whitsunday Anglican School 7
Marian SS 1
Emmanuel Catholic School 1

DIVISION II

First Place
Mackay Northern Beaches State High 4

Honours
Mackay State High 2

DIVISION III

First Place
St Catherine’s 2

OPEN DIVISION

First Place
Mackay Northern Beaches State High 1