School Newsletter Week 1, Term 2, 2015

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

The first week this term has had a strong theme of Remembrance leading up to ANZAC Day tomorrow. On Monday and Tuesday, students from Years 3 to 8 helped make and set out the white crosses for our Field of Remembrance. Classes 1 and 2 made poppies which they laid on the field during our […]

ANZAC Day Commemorations at Ficino School

Thursday, 23 April 2015

With all of New Zealand preparing for the centennial ANZAC Day commemorations this Saturday, our students have also paid tribute to the service men and women who sacrificed so much for our country in WWI, WWII and beyond. Ficino School held a Field of Remembrance Service at School on Wednesday, with song, readings, the laying of the […]

School Newsletter Week 9, Term 1, 2015

Friday, 17 April 2015

It was a pleasure to welcome our local MP David Seymour to the School Fair on Sunday. He enjoyed meeting some of you and was impressed with the community spirit amongst our parent body. He was very interested in our School’s philosophy and particularly the Renaissance Trip where the students all get the opportunity to […]

Young and old delight in song together

Thursday, 2 April 2015

Last week Ficino School Junior students once again entertained the residents of the Eden Village Retirement Village with a concert. The students visit Eden Village twice every term, alternating between the Juniors (Years 1-4) and Seniors (Years 5-8) performing a variety of songs from Broadway, classical pieces and seasonal hymns; poetry, including Sanskrit pieces the […]