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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...
Issue no. 20 From the Principal In Australia it’s a truism that professional athletes, whether they seek to or not, assume the status of role model. And it’s through this lens that we judge their behaviour. Recently, the tennis world has provided...
Issue no. 19 From the Deputy Principal / Head of Senior School Witness the Fitness ‘Witness the Fitness’ are the words that Year 12 have heard (and lived) for the past few weeks in their #EMPOWHER lessons. They have been participating in a variet...
Issue no. 18 The Addams Family Spooks Stonyfell Well done to the cast and crew of The Addams Family School Musical which has taken Stonyfell by storm. From the show-stopping song and dance numbers to the creepy costumes and sets, the production ha...
Issue no. 17 From the Director of Teaching and Learning A recent American study examined the impact that high-achieving boys can have on girls in the classroom. The paper, ‘Girls, Boys and High-Achievers’ (Cools, Fernandez, Pattachini, 2019) was ...
Issue no. 16 Momentum is Building at Saints Girls Building works at St Peter’s Girls are in full flight as a suite of projects take shape. Our new Science Centre has reached a significant milestone with the successful installation of the roof, keep...
Issue no. 15 From the Deputy Principal / Head of Middle School Flexible Learners in Flexible Spaces When I speak with prospective parents, new members of staff, or current parents who just haven’t wandered around the campus for a while, I always st...