Head of School

A Message from the Head of School

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

Every single one of you has greatness inside you….. Mina Guli, Marathon Runner, Environmentalist and CEO of Thirst4water Mina Guli’s presentation to our Senior Sports Assembly recently was arguably the best I have witnessed at a school in more than 30 years. Her ability to overcome serious injury, recreate herself to become fitter and healthier, and then setting about looking […Read more]

Secondary

This Week's Message from the Secondary Division

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

ICAS Competition Medals We have supported a number of international assessment competitions where our students compete against many thousands of students across the region. Typically, the ICAS competitions in English, Science, Mathematics and Spelling provide a range of opportunities for our students. Recently, we were given the results of the ICAS Science competition which were published in last week’s Dhanara, […Read more]

Primary

This Week's Message from the Primary Division

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

Recently students in Years 4 to 6 participated in a digital literacy survey. The data captured from this survey will help the school in its information and communication technology planning. One area of interest was the use of mobile smart phones. The data indicates that over 60% of students in Year 4 to 6 have their own mobile phone and […Read more]

Primary

Auditorium filled with sweet melodies in the Festival of Song

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

On Thursday 15 September, our auditorium became home to the inaugural Primary Festival of Song, co-hosted by Jacaranda House and the Performing Arts Department. Each House performed two songs for the audience: Eucalypt Pompeii by Bastille Friend Like Me from Aladdin Jacaranda O Geronimo by Sheppard Hakuna Mata from The Lion King Waratah Can’t stop the feeling by Justin Timberlake […Read more]

Secondary

Bronze and Silver Awards

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

Congratulations to the students below who received Bronze and Silver awards at the assembly this Friday 23 September. Amelia Hodgson 7E Bronze Gareth Joseph 7E Bronze Angus McBride 7E Bronze Madeleine Kirke 7H Bronze Natalie Kirke 7H Bronze Bella Taper 7H Bronze Jack Brown 7J Bronze Jack Brown 7J Bronze Joshua Monaci 7J Bronze Alex Moody 7J Bronze Alexandra Wright […Read more]

Secondary

Secondary ICAS English Results 2016

23 September 2016 super_administrator 0

The International Competitions and Assessments for Students (ICAS) are independent skills-based assessments with a competition element. Commonly referred to as the UNSW tests, ICAS is unique, being the most comprehensive generally available suite of academic assessments and school tests for primary and secondary school students. Of the secondary students who participated in the English competition this year, the following students […Read more]