Second Hand Book Sale Wednesday 4 December 2019
Second-hand Textbook Sale
BUY YOUR BOOKS FOR 2020 & RECYCLE (SELL) YOUR OLD BOOKS
Bring in this year’s books (or older) and we will put them out for sale. We can only sell them if they are required texts for 2020 and are in good condition. There are 2 sales, firstly for Form 4 to purchase Form 5 books followed by other sale for all years.
DATES FOR BOOK SALES
Tuesday 26 November - Form IV students, Book Drop off before school from 7.30 am & recess at AMT Foyer
Tuesday 26 November – Form VI Book Sale from 7:30 am to 12:00 noon, AMTF, Form VI students with unwanted texts / books should drop them to Sergeant or Jenny Booth and ensure that name, contact number and account details are provided
Friday 29 November, Monday 2 December and Tuesday 3 December – book drop off for Forms I to VI before school from 7:30 am) and recess at Edmund Barton Room
Wednesday 4 December – Book Sale from 7:30 am to 12:00 noon
Please note that there have been changes to the resource requirements for some subjects in 2020 and some of the current books for these subjects are no long prescribed texts.
The SGSWA arranges for unsold non-curriculum books to be donated SOHO, a charity that provides education resources to overseas schools. We will accept non current books as donations.
Used (good condition) books are sold at 55% of the 2017 new book purchase price. 25% of proceeds are retained by the SGSWA. If the total book sales for an individual is less than $10, it is not remitted to the seller. Used Workbooks will not be accepted.
Form VI textbooks
Form VI boys wishing to sell their old text books should bring them to Jenny Booth in the Sports Office at the end of their HSC exams. Please ensure you provide a contact name, tutor name, phone number and bank details: BSB and Account Number for proceeds to be credited to when they are sold. Only books current for 2019 will be placed in the book sale. Non current books will be placed on the $5 table with proceeds going to the SGSWA and those not sold are donated to SOHO.
Forms III, IV and V boys going on Cadet Promotions course and Form IV camp can drop off their old textbooks they wish to sell from 8am and at recess. They will need to complete forms available on the day with their bank details, BSB and Account number so payment can be made when books are sold. At lunch time they can purchase books for the following year. Eftpos and cash accepted.
Parent help needed to help with the booksale
Volunteers: We are looking for parents to help with the book sale. If you would like to volunteer to assist with the book sale, email Jenny Booth at firstname.lastname@example.org with your preferred day(s) and contact details or put your name on the attached list.
If you are interested in helping to run the book sale in 2020, please contact MaryAnn Apte 0421281148
Thank you in advance.