From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Organisation

As part of our You Can Do It program, during our last three assemblies, we have been focusing on what it means to be organised and how being organised aides and builds our personal capacity. Techniques that we use to organise ourselves have a direct...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Caring For Our Environment

2020 is the International Year of the Plant. We are constantly reminded of the role that the environment plays in our future and the drastic consequences that occur when it is neglected. With the recycling of organic waste occurring at the College,...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Hugging Big Emotions

From time to time, all of us experience what we might call ‘big emotions’. As we mature, we are more adept at identifying and recognising how these feelings may occur and how we might deal with them. However, this is a gradual process and for...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Seeing Things Differently

In a Year 1 learning space this week I was fortunate to see a circle time in action. Circle times provide an opportunity to teach, discuss and express emotions regarding events or incidents that occur. This particular circle used a famous fable to...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Welcome Back!

Welcome to the new term. I hope all families spent a relaxing and enjoyable time together over the holidays. As we begin a new term, we thank our Year 5 leaders from Term 2 and congratulate and welcome the new leaders for Term 3. The Term 3 leaders...
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Emotional Resilience

“Things are neither good nor bad but thinking makes them so.” – William Shakespeare This famous quote by Shakespeare captures the essence of how events or happenings can at times, be overpowered by our view of events. Obviously, the actions of...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Resilience

During our virtual assemblies this term, Prep – Year 5 students have been revisiting the components of our You Can Do It Program. Over the last two weeks, we have been examining resilience. Building resilience is essential to help us navigate our...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Welcome Back Year 2-5!

It was uplifting to see so many happy students (and parents!) at the car park on Monday morning as we welcomed back students across Years 2-5. The College was once again filled with the noise and energy of children playing and learning together! The...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

Drop Off and Pick Up

We thank you for the way in which you have supported the change in process to student drop off and pick up. Your support when accessing the car parks and coordinating your pickup times has enabled our P-2 car park to function as smoothly as possible...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5

P-5 Uniform Expectations

A reminder that all students need to be adhering of the College’s uniform policy. Formal jumpers are to be worn with the formal uniform only and accompanied by leather shoes. Correct socks must also be worn. The sports uniform can be accompanied by...
From the Head of Staff and Students P-5