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Issue no. 30 From the Principal A challenge for the holidays… Dr Richard Harris has become a household name following his role in the amazing rescue of a group of boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Chiang Rai, Thailand. On the b...
Issue no. 29 Ponytail Project Fundraising Tops $21,000! Students in Years 7 to 12 at St Peter’s Girls’ School have done a fantastic job raising $21,591 for Cancer Council SA so far through the Ponytail Project. We are now looking forward to Wed...
Issue no. 28 Introducing our Student Leaders for 2020 St Peter’s Girls is thrilled to announce our Prefects for 2020. We are excited to see what initiatives the incoming leaders of the School have planned, as they uphold our values of courage, crea...
Issue no. 27 Sports Day – And the Winner is…SELWYN! Congratulations to the girls in Selwyn House who have taken out Sports Day 2019! Students across Years 4 to 12 braved damp and blustery conditions at the SA Athletics Stadium to compete...
Issue no. 26 Food for Thought from Gourmet Guest This week as part of our #EMPOWHER wellbeing program, we had the privilege of meeting professional nutritionist and ‘food detective’ Rosie Mansfield. She has been the good chef on Channel 10’s p...
Issue no. 25 From the Head of Junior School Reading is My Secret Power We’ve long known that reading to and with young children gives them a substantial advantage in the years that follow. They not only acquire literacy skills more readily, but the...
Issue no. 24 National Tech Win In news hot off the press, two of our Year 10 girls studying Artificial Intelligence (AI) have claimed 1st place in the National AI for Good Challenge. Edie McKellar and Jenna Bowden impressed the judges with their conc...
Issue no. 23 From the Director of Teaching and Learning Last week, our students in Years 9, 10 and 11 made their subject selections for next year and so we are now into the complex process of constructing the 2020 timetable. There will always be a sm...
Issue no. 22 From the Deputy Principal / Head of Middle School As a result of our ongoing work in the area of Entrepreneurial Education, I was delighted to represent St Peter’s Girls at a national symposium held in Adelaide this week. Monique Green...
Issue no. 21 From the Principal Whenever we have visitors wander through the School, they inevitably comment on just how focused our girls are in class. Girls new to the School make a similar comment – they love how the girls are always ‘on task...