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.
|8 March 2012 - 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 week we...
|1 March 2012 - Term 1, Week 5||
Education Outside the Classroom
This week I have been visiting our School’s 136 Year 5 and 6 children as they participate in a week long programme of educational...
|23 February 2012 - Term 1, Week 4||
Our ERO Report
Last week we received the latest report from the Education Review Office (ERO) on George Street Normal School. The purpose of ERO’s reviews is to give...
|16 February 2012 - Term 1, Week 3||
Meet the Teacher
Our ‘Meet the Teacher’ evening begins tonight with a gathering in the hall from 7.15pm onwards. This is an opportunity to meet your child...
|9 February 2012 - Term 1, Week 2||
Getting to know us — Part One
We warmly invite parents to our 2012 “Meet the Teacher” evening being held next Thursday. This is our first formal...
|2 February 2012 - Term 1, Week 1||
The new school year has commenced! We have had a busy and enjoyable first two days settling back into the routines and expectations of school life. A special...
|15 December 2011 - Term 4, Week 7||
Holidays are here
What a wonderful celebration of our children we had at the stadium last week. Thank you to everyone who helped make this a success.
Our full and...
|8 December 2011 - Term 4, Week 6||
In Our Element
Well I think the first ever school show to be held at the Forsyth Barr Stadium is all set to go. Tonight our community gathers to enjoy our children in an end of year...
|24 November 2011 - Term 4, Week 5||
Taha Māori 2011
A continuing strategic goal at George Street Normal School is to strengthen delivery of Taha Māori and ensure all our children are achieving well. We...
|17 November 2011 - Term 4, Week 4||
Each year our school helps children understand their strengths through the ‘Sundial Project’. This term we focus on ‘Strength...