Ficino School Letter Week 4, Term 2, 2017

Monday, 29 May 2017

It was a pleasure this morning to award prefect badges to three of our Year 8 students.  We have a much larger cohort in Year 8 this year than last with 16 students due to graduate in December. Prefect badges are given to students when they demonstrate an ability to follow our five school values which it […]

Ficino School Letter Week 3, Term 2, 2017

Monday, 22 May 2017

One of the most important areas of development in a human being is their ability to speak.  In bringing up young children, the process of learning language is both mysterious and wonderful to observe.  Communication is at the heart of our education system and its importance is highlighted by it being one of the key […]

Ficino School Letter Week 2, Term 2, 2017

Monday, 15 May 2017

This morning we had a delightful Dance Assembly with performances from Year One, Two and Seven and Eight.  Class One performed a poi dance which they had begun to learn on their marae visit last term. The actions were quite complex but their discipline on the stage was excellent, and their concentration outstanding.  Class Two performed a […]