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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.

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...

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...

20 September 2012 - Term 3, Week 10

Drop, Cover and Hold!

Our school will have a focus on earthquake awareness and safety next week as we participate in the world’s first national earthquake drill....

13 September 2012 - Term 3, Week 9

Winter Sports Report 2012

Congratulations to all children who represented George Street Normal School in winter sports teams this year. Thanks to our teachers,...

6 September 2012 - Term 3, Week 8

Electives at GSNS

Each Friday morning this term, many children have been involved in a variety of different learning opportunities we call ‘Electives’.

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