Ficino School Letter, Week 4, Term 3, 2018

Monday, 27 August 2018

Finally the weather has settled enough for our annual cross-country race to take place this afternoon.  Cross-country is one of those endurance events that children either love or hate.  In either case it is character building.  Like many other events at Ficino, we expect all students to participate and set aside their fears or misgivings, […]

Ficino School Letter, Week 3, Term 3, 2018

Monday, 20 August 2018

We are currently undergoing a review of our marketing messages and it is always a difficult task to encapsulate a Ficino education in a soundbite. There are so many interweaving facets.  The conclusion of our marketing consultant, who has spent some time in the classrooms this week, is that you have to experience it to really get […]

Ficino School Letter, Week 2, Term 3, 2018

Monday, 13 August 2018

It is always delightful to catch up with students who have graduated from Ficino School and this week I met two of them. Their pleasure at being back at Ficino was obvious, and their ability to converse freely and intelligently about what they are doing reinforced the excellent work that is underway here. Both were […]

Ficino School Letter, Week 1, Term 3, 2018

Monday, 6 August 2018

Welcome back to Term 3.  It is always delightful to see the children at the first assembly of the term, looking smart, and gently waking up to the regular routines and new opportunities a new term provides. On Thursday mornings this term, students from Years Two to Six will have an opportunity to meet with […]