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Share the Story...Now

Share the Story...Now

Share the Story As I moved through the throngs of visitors on Grandparents’ Day, watching and listening I was struck not only by the...

16 Nov 2017 - 12:02 AM
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Strong Back. Soft Front. Wild Heart.

Strong Back. Soft Front. Wild Heart.

Strong Back. Soft Front. Wild Heart. Could this be the synthesis of what we have been talking about for our children (and for us) all this...

19 Oct 2017 - 8:32 AM
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The Curriculum Epiphany!

The Curriculum Epiphany!

Every once in a while someone comes up with an idea, a “what if” moment that becomes reality. Recently, Mr Kieran Hurley...

23 Aug 2017 - 2:47 PM
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Can we make it to the moon...in STEPS?  July School Holiday Challenge!

Can we make it to the moon...in STEPS? July School Holiday Challenge!

So, the July school holidays are almost here and Mr Wight has issued his school holiday challenges for the Preparatory School community - not...

29 Jun 2017 - 2:59 PM
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The Currency of Clever

The Currency of Clever

We needed a fresh perspective, a new way of looking at an old problem and we needed not one idea, but many. It was a problem; a conundrum that...

21 Jun 2017 - 2:33 PM
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Upsets = Set ups = Growth

Upsets = Set ups = Growth

As we focus on growth this term, it is incredibly important that we share stories about our own growth. Times where “everything was hard...

10 May 2017 - 3:30 PM
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A Growth Mindset

A Growth Mindset

One of our intentions as a Preparatory School this year is our focus on Growth and Kindness. This term we will shift our focus towards the...

28 Apr 2017 - 2:55 PM
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This article is dedicated to you - our students!

This article is dedicated to you - our students!

This article is dedicated to you, our students. Thank you! Your boundless energy and enthusiasm at 8.15am on Monday morning gets us excited...

5 Apr 2017 - 4:06 PM
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Welcome back!

Welcome back!

We have started to build the wall in the Preparatory School, thanks to you. The wall is being built right outside my office and it is looking...

1 Feb 2017 - 12:54 PM
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A special message from the Head of Prep

A special message from the Head of Prep

Mr Wight, Head of the Preparatory School, has a special message for all Preparatory School students: I hope that you are well and getting...

28 Jan 2017 - 12:41 PM
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Inspired by our students

Inspired by our students

This article is dedicated to our students.Simply… you inspire us.You… yes you. Every one of you in your own unique way and in...

2 Nov 2016 - 2:56 PM
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The importance of deep learning in the Preparatory School

The importance of deep learning in the Preparatory School

Wow! So many of you “crushed” the 48-hour challenge on being outside in nature. I have been inundated with journals, logs...

12 Oct 2016 - 4:04 PM
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The importance of deep learning in the Preparatory School

The importance of deep learning in the Preparatory School

Wow! So many of you “crushed” the 48-hour challenge on being outside in nature. I have been inundated with journals, logs...

12 Oct 2016 - 4:04 PM
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Clark’s October School Holiday Challenge!

Clark’s October School Holiday Challenge!

During the month of October (and as soon as our holidays begin) we have set for our community the following holiday challenge: Who of you...

21 Sep 2016 - 4:05 PM
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Clark’s October School Holiday Challenge!

Clark’s October School Holiday Challenge!

During the month of October (and as soon as our holidays begin) we have set for our community the following holiday challenge: Who of you...

21 Sep 2016 - 4:05 PM
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Inspiring students to achieve personal excellence and to be outstanding citizens who work to create a just, loving and peaceful society.