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George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School
George Street Normal School

Newsletters

George Street Normal School publishes a newsletter every Thursday during the school term. Newsletters are sent home with the oldest child in the family. Excerpts from previous newsletters are available on this page.

31 May 2013 - Term 2, Week 4

Term 2 Electives have begun!

Each Friday morning and Tuesday afternoon this term, children can be found around our school involved in a variety of learning opportunities we...

23 May 2013 - Term 2, Week 3

Planning and Reporting Targets - Part 2

Each year the Ministry of Education requires every New Zealand school to set targets for student achievement. At the beginning of...

16 May 2013 - Term 2, Week 2

Planning and Reporting Targets - Part 1

Each year the Ministry of Education requires every New Zealand school to set targets for student achievement. Last year our Board...

9 May 2013 - Term 2, Week 1

Try a little kindness

Welcome back to school and a new term of learning opportunities for your child. One of the many topics to be taught throughout the school will be a...

18 April 2013 - Term 1, Week 11

Reasons for Responsibility

It seems hard to believe that the first school term for 2013 has finished. Over the past 11 weeks we’ve welcomed 48 new children,...

11 April 2013 - Term 1, Week 10

Planning for Success

Each year, all New Zealand schools are required to update their charter for approval by the Ministry of Education. Our Charter includes targets for...

4 April 2013 - Term 1, Week 9

The Requested Donation

Thank you to the many parents who have already paid their requested donation for 2013. As in previous years, our Board of Trustees asks that each...

28 March 2013 - Term 1, Week 8

Sister School Agreement

Once again our school has had the privilege of hosting a group of children and adults from Gifu Shotoku Gakuen Elementary School in Japan.

On...

21 March 2013 - Term 1, Week 7

George Street Normal School International Day

Thursday 28 March
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Dress up in your national costume
Bring a toy from your culture
Share some...

14 March 2013 - Term 1, Week 6

What are your child’s strengths?

During the last few weeks we have been asking parents, teachers and children to consider learning goals for this year. Next...