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.
|13 December 2012 - Term 4, Week 9||
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||
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)
|1 November 2012 - Term 4, Week 3||
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||
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...
|27 September 2012 - Term 3, Week 11||
Here come the holidays!
Tomorrow brings to a conclusion yet another busy term here at George Street Normal School. Over the last 11 weeks our staff, parents and...