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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.

7 February 2013 - Term 1, Week 1

Welcome Back

The new school year has commenced! We have had a busy and enjoyable first three days settling back into the routines and expectations of school life. A...

13 December 2012 - Term 4, Week 9

Merry Christmas!

From the Staff at George Street Normal School

 

Holidays are nearly here

What a wonderful celebration of our children we have had...

6 December 2012 - Term 4, Week 8

Tāhā Māori at GSNS

Tāhā Māori is the Māori dimension in education at George Street Normal School. It is inclusion of the Māori language (te reo) and Māori culture (tikanga...

29 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 7

Celebrating success!

Each year our school helps children understand their strengths through the ‘Sundial Project’. This term we focus on ‘Strength...

22 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 6

Environmental education update

Environmental education at George Street Normal School is reinforced through the many sustainable practices that occur regularly in our...

15 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 5

Accelerating writing progress

Enhancing children’s attitudes towards and abilities in writing has been an ongoing focus at George Street Normal School this year. As...

8 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 4

George Street Normal School presents

“Medal Mayhem in the Middle Team!"

Featuring the children in the Middle Team (Rooms 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17)

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1 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 3

Parking!

Last week we learnt of the tragic road-related death of a six year old boy walking home from his Wellington school. We all know how dangerous roads can be for...

25 October 2012 - Term 4, Week 2

Social Studies Report

What does the design of the New Zealand flag mean? We recently asked a group of eight year old children to tell us about the symbols on our country...

18 October 2012 - Term 4, Week 1

Character counts!

At a recent meeting of the Board of Trustees we reviewed the achievement of our children in character development. Percentages of children who are where...