Gifted & Talented

Mazenod students achieve outstanding results in world-renowned ICAS Assessment!

Students from Mazenod College achieved outstanding results in this year’s ICAS Assessments. This year 60 students from Year 7 to 12 participated, with Mazenod College scoring above the national average. Outstanding performers received certificates of merit, credit and distinction.


Special commendation goes to the following students who scored in the top 10 percentile; Jevan Buckland, Sebastian Atkinson, Joseph Casey, Cristian Ciaponi, Matthew Hooper, Jack Tapley and Adrian Cichocki.


ICAS was developed for students in primary and secondary school years to assess higher order thinking and problem-solving skills needed for success in Mathematics.  Every year thousands of schools participate in ICAS in over 20 countries, providing participating schools with a robust international benchmark of student achievement. ICAS has had more than 9 million students participate since 2002. 



Susanne Biffin

Gifted and Talented Coordinator