Message from the Principal – 28 March 2014

Sunday, 30 March 2014

I read a very interesting article in the North Shore Times this week, in which a visiting Japanese teacher described how “the digital age is threatening Kiwi kids’ education”. Her concerns were the inability of children in New Zealand classrooms to sit still and attend, and raised concerns about the ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) […]

Message from the Principal – 21 March 2014

Friday, 21 March 2014

Wisdom of a six year old, reported by the School Caretaker I walked through the junior playground at morning break, and noticed a good amount of the safety bark from the playground area strewn across the path. I set to cleaning it up, when a young girl about six came striding over and started helping. […]

Message from the Principal – 7 March 2014

Monday, 10 March 2014

As part of their History, Myth and Culture programme, Class 2 have been hearing Creation stories from different cultures. This week, they looked at an aboriginal story that outlined the purpose for which each of the animals was created. At the end of the story two human beings were created. After a little reflection, one […]

Congratulations to our Trinity Awards for Speech & Drama Winners

Mrs McOnie’s Speech and Drama students received outstanding results in the International Trinity Awards for Speech & Drama. These awards are judged to a very high standard and Mrs McOnie and Mr Crompton were proud to award four students with their certificates at Assembly on Friday 21 February 2014. Three students received Merit and Vishwas […]

Message from the Principal – 28 February 2014

Sunday, 2 March 2014

The Principal is away today. Notices Safety in the School Grounds The cones that are put in the car park spaces outside the main school door in the morning are there not only to keep access ways clear, but also for safety. There is no parking available at all in front of the villa. You […]