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Principal’s News – September

Principal’s News – September

Principal's News | September 18, 2015

Communication is a key component of any organisation. It plays an essential role in building relationships, lifting morale, increasing motivation, instilling trust and delivering results. It is... Read more

The Last Piece in Place…

Pastoral | September 18, 2015

The start of 2016 brings with it the final piece to our new House-based, vertical pastoral system, with the Deans’ structure also changing to a vertical, House-based model. Through having a... Read more

Learning Conversations with Parents

Learning | September 18, 2015

Conferencing between teachers, students and parents provides rich opportunities for learning and growth. Please join us for Year 11 – 13 Parent-Teacher-Student-Interviews (PTSI) scheduled for... Read more

Twilight Athletics Finals and Sports Round-up

Sport | September 18, 2015

Over the past few years there have been discussions around how to involve parents more in the athletics event. A suggestion from the Parents' Association was to trial a change to the Athletic... Read more

Out and About with Social Sciences

Learning | September 18, 2015

During Week 5, Year 10 students spent a busy three days exploring a range of different sites across our capital city. First stop was the zoo where we considered how it operates as a sustainable... Read more

Science in Focus for Year 7/8

Year 7 and 8 | September 18, 2015

Congratulations to Bernadette Dykes and Tessa Burns. Both girls were winners in the Year 8 section of the recent Science and Technology Fair held at EIT. Bernadette’s project, Baking Perfect... Read more

The Lion King is Coming to Woodford

Visual and Performing Arts | September 18, 2015

We are thrilled and excited to announce that the musical production for 2016 will be Disney The Lion King, Jr. We are just the second school in New Zealand to secure these rights and this will be... Read more

The Rewards of Culture Club

International | September 18, 2015

From cooking to researching international days from countries all round the world and learning traditional games, Culture Club is in full swing nearing the end of Term 3. The Culture Club is a... Read more

A Journey of Faith through Confirmation

Spiritual | September 17, 2015

JESUS gave an important invitation: “Come, follow me...” (Mark 10:21) It was an invitation with a promise: “For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.” (Matthew... Read more

Health Centre Report

Wellness | September 17, 2015

We had a lot of flu-like illness in the school before exeat weekend which seems to be improving now as we get into the warmer weather. If your daughter is unwell she should be kept home until she... Read more