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)
|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...
|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’.