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Issue no. 20 From Our Principal COVID-19 has disrupted education on an unprecedented scale. Last month, UNESCO estimated that school closures across 186 countries denied 1.3 billion students access to their classrooms. It has been an extraordinary so...
Issue no. 19 From Our Deputy Principal / Head of Senior School Winter Interhouse It was wonderful to see Interhouse sport this week and the House spirit on display. Soccer kicked off on Wednesday afternoon – congratulations to Patteson who ca...
Issue no. 18 From Our Director of Teaching and Learning Next week is exam week for the Year 10 students and Year 11 SACE students; some Year 12 trial IB Diploma exams follow in Week 9. These examinations all provide a valuable opportunity for the st...
Issue no. 17 From Our Head of Junior School Growing Courageous and Confident Girls A blind man had been waiting at a busy intersection during rush hour for someone to offer to guide him across the road, when he felt a tap on his shoulder. “Excuse m...
Issue no. 16 From Our Director of Early Learning National Reconciliation Week – In This Together This week, our School recognised and acknowledged the significance of Reconciliation Week. Our journey as Australian citizens to be in this together gi...
Issue no. 15 From Our Deputy Principal / Head of Middle School Importance of Co-Curricular Program Reflected at Pocket Points Assembly One integral part of the holistic education that St Peter’s Girls provides is our rich and varied co-curricular ...
Issue no. 14 From Our Deputy Principal / Head of Senior School It has been wonderful to have the girls return to school and their energy and enthusiasm has been a welcome relief for many staff. What has been apparent to us all, is that we are far mo...
Issue no. 13 From Our Director of Teaching and Learning Never have teachers been more pleased to see their students in class again than at the start of this term. The past two months with all of the upheaval and ongoing uncertainty have been challe...
Issue no. 12 From Our Principal I’ve had many people ask me over recent weeks how difficult my job has been. No matter the challenges that surround you, it’s important to take time and reflect on the reasons you chose your vocation. I firmly bel...
Issue no. 11 From Our Principal Someone from outside the School community asked me how things were going. How were the girls holding up? I said it was tough, for Year 12 particularly. So many events, so many rites of passage, so many final year trad...