Issue 417 4 June 2021 W7T2

In this issue

From the Principal 125 Year Anniversary Early Learning Centre Junior School Towards 2025 Senior School School News

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Term 2
Monday, 14 June Queen’s Birthday Holiday
Thursday, 17 June End of Term 2
Tuesday, 13 July Beginning Term 3


From the Principal

125 Year Anniversary

Early Learning Centre

Junior School

Barbreck Update – The Problem with Open Spac...

Open Space classrooms can be described as large open spaces, usually occupied by more than one class or multi-age classes. It features learning hubs where small groups of children work collaboratively with students and teachers, or independently.


Our Week In Barbreck

To show the girls that everyone is experiencing online learning with the same challenges and the same ‘Can Do Attitude’, I asked parents to take photos of their…


Towards 2025

Senior School

Science Update – Increasing student investig...

The Science Faculty are constantly reviewing the curriculum delivery to increase student investigation activities and decrease the amount of didactic pedagogy. Staff and students have taken external opportunities to embrace the world of Science.


Performing Arts News

It has been a busy Term 2 for Performing Arts with an outstanding Senior Play, Letters to Lindy and, now preparation for the highly anticipated Year 7 and 8 Musical, Elf Jr.


School News

Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund

The Victorian Government has announced a new program to provide eligible students at government and non-government schools with financial assistance to participate in school trips and sporting activities.