Senior School

Welcome to the 2021 Senior School page!

We are very excited to work with our students on achieving success in their final years of primary school.

The 2021 Senior School team consists of Vanessa Khvorostin - 5VK, Kirren Whaiapu - 5KW, Joanne Sutclifee - 5JS, Cait Ruseler & Jane Knight - 5RK, Sarah Nixon - 6SN, Luke Davy - 6LD and Olivia Hogan - 6OH. As well as our wonderful Education Support Staff: Nicole Eakins, Elke Harris, Anna Pansow and Nick Rennie.

Some of the fantastic programs the Senior School students will participate in this year include;

  • Electives
  • Sports Days
  • 1:1 iPad program
  • Interschool Sports
  • Bucket Fillers/Wellbeing Program
  • Camp Coolamatong (Grade 6) and City Camp (Grade 5)
  • Battle of the Seniors Weekly Challenges
  • House Meetings

Our curriculum focus for this term:

In Reading we are focusing on setting up our routines and setting the expectations for the Reading Block. 

In Writing we are revisiting and building on our understanding of the writing process, including incorporating the 6 + 1 Traits of Writing into each piece of writing that we do. We will also be analysing the language features and structure of Factual Recounts and Narratives, leading into creating our own.

In Maths, we will be spending the term focusing on Number and Place Value including investigations that will allow students to build on skills to use when working with the 4 operations. 

Throughout Topic this term we are looking at “Who we are” with a specific focus on Australia's connection with the rest of the world. 

We are always available for a chat so please feel free to contact us at school anytime. 

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