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[Head of Primary] Term 2 Week 1 Message

16 April 2021 Brigitte McNamara 0

It has been a wonderful four days with all Primary students on campus together for the first time this year. School has been at its busiest and there is no doubt that it is a better place when there is the noise of excitement coming from students in the classrooms, gym, hallways, playgrounds and anywhere else students might be! It […Read more]

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Primary SRC and Environmental Committee Leaders 2021

16 April 2021 Jen N 0

During Term 1, students in Years 3-6 were invited to nominate themselves for leadership positions within their classes. Applications were open for each class to have two Student Representative Council (SRC) roles and two Environmental Committee (EC) roles. Students were given the opportunity to vote for who they would like to be their representatives on these committees. Votes were finalised […Read more]

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[Library] Term 2 Week 1 Update

16 April 2021 Jen N 0

A warm welcome back to school for Term 2.  We have had a busy start to the term in the Library with Secondary collecting new texts, Year 5 and 6 Maths Olympiad Practise and Primary buddy classes borrowing and reading together! The Primary students have continued to borrow books this week for the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge. A friendly reminder […Read more]

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[Deputy Head of Primary Message] End of Term 1 Message

26 March 2021 Jen N 0

An amazing term of learning draws to a close today. Never have we experienced a term like Term 1, 2021. Congratulations to all of our students from Reception to Primary, who have come to school with positivity and enthusiasm for learning. As teachers, we are incredibly proud on a daily basis. There have been many fantastic learning activities this term, […Read more]

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Embracing Chinese Learning Outside the Classroom

26 March 2021 Jen N 0

Last year, Primary introduced a double lesson in Chinese in Years 3-6 to provide more in-depth teaching and learning for students. The Chinese Department has embraced the extra time with the students by providing more opportunities to learn outside the classroom. This has been beneficial to the students as they are able to learn Chinese in a fun and interactive […Read more]

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[Library] Premier’s Reading Challenge 2021

25 March 2021 Jen N 0

This week we launched the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge (PRC) 2021. Parents and Caregivers should have received an email with your child’s log in details and key information. This year, we aim to have all students in Primary (Prep-Year 6) complete the Challenge, and by doing so, they will receive a special certificate from Australia! During Library borrowing, all students […Read more]

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[Head of Primary] Term 1 Week 8 Update

19 March 2021 Jen N 0

We are nearing the end of term and it has been another unique school term with the blend of online and face-to-face learning. The students of all ages continue to adapt to the different modes of teaching and our teachers strive to provide engaging experiences both in person and online. I am extremely grateful for the continued support from the […Read more]

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[Library] Battle of the Books Update

15 March 2021 Jen N 0

It was wonderful to welcome the Year 5 and 6 ‘Battle of the Books’ students to the Library last week for their first face-to-face meeting this year! The boys and girls have volunteered to be part of this competition which has been running in Hong Kong since 1999. Battle of the Books is designed to introduce students to a variety of […Read more]