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.
|28 November 2013 - Term 4, Week 7||
Each year our school helps children understand their strengths through an initiative known as the ‘Sundial Project’. This term we focus on...
|21 November 2013 - Term 4, Week 6||
How are our boys doing? – Part 2
Last week I described our school’s interest in specifically catering for boys’ education and some of the strategies used...
|15 November 2013 - Term 4, Week 5||
How are our boys doing? - Part 1
Over recent years the number of boys attending George Street Normal School has fluctuated between being approximately equal to the number...
|7 November 2013 - Term 4, Week 4||
How do children learn to be considerate?
The value of the term is consideration and teachers are being quite intentional about asking children to think of others as they...
|31 October 2013 - Term 4, Week 3||
Mathematics Report - Part 2
Teaching and learning in mathematics has been a focus for our school this year. Already we have hosted a classroom open night, trialled an...
|24 October 2013 - Term 4, Week 2||
Mathematics Report - Part 1
Our Board of Trustees recently received a report on mathematics at George Street Normal School which is now available at the school office. This...
|21 September 2013 - Term 4, Week 1||
Character Education Award
Our school recently received the exciting news that we have won a character education award and cash prize. We are pleased to have been chosen as...
|12 September 2013 - Term 3, Week 8||
George Street Normal School Fair 2013 – What a Success!
And what a fair it was!!
On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I would like to thank everyone in the...
|5 September 2013 - Term 3, Week 7||
Get ready for … Fair Extraordinaire!
The school fair is our major fundraising event this year. A hardworking team of parents under the leadership of Carole...
|29 August 2013 - Term 3, Week 6||
Sundial Project Update
At the beginning of each year we ask children at George Street Normal School to select at least two goals to work towards. The goals are confirmed by...