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A new Chaplain for Hereworth

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Date Added: 18 October 2017

At the beginning of term four, we welcomed Reverend Alan Burnett to the Hereworth School.              For Reverend Burnett, moving to Hawke’s Bay was a home-coming of sorts. With family living here and nearby in Manawatu, he says he feels very connected to the region. “My wife Hayley has family living here and I grew up in Feilding,... more

Cathedral Grammar School students share tips for Prince George’s first day at school

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Date Added: 11 October 2017

div class="videowrapper"> Today is Prince George's first day at school. Junior students at Christchurch's Cathedral Grammar School share tips for the young prince on what to expect and how to make friends. "Be kind to people," is the advice from students at Christchurch's Cathedral Grammar School to Prince George. The young prince started school this week,  the first day of... more

Ethics and Auckland’s Diocesan School for Girls Centre for Ethics

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Date Added: 11 October 2017

p class="raw-header-wrapper">Individualism trumps community and the world’s moral compass has been set to “anything goes”. Kim Knightfrom the New Zealand Herald meets the people who think it’s time to teach ethics to New Zealand teens.

Young people are self-centred, self-interested and self-ish. They are ego and, ergo, their world begins (and... more

Culturally Responsive Pedagogy

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Date Added: 11 October 2017

div>Hadlow Preparatory School applied for, and gained, eighteen months of Ministry of Education professional learning development funding to further the development of a culturally responsive pedagogy across the school.  This programme of professional learning follows on the work that Ngati Kahungunu provided for Masterton schools in 2016 and earlier this year.  The Ngati Kahungunu initiative... more

Seeking a New Principal at Rathkeale College

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Date Added: 09 October 2017

div class="col span_12 section-title text-align-center extra-padding"> The Board of Trustees and the Trinity Schools Trust Board are seeking a new Principal for Rathkeale College, to commence in Term 2, 2018. Rathkeale College is a State Integrated School and was recently recognised as a National School of Character by the Foundation for Character Education.  The College is an... more

Baptism at Woodford House

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Date Added: 09 October 2017

On Sunday 13 August, six of our students were baptised in the beautiful Chapel of St Francis at Woodford House. It was a wonderful occasion with a packed Chapel and a large group of parents and sponsors who gathered around the font to celebrate this momentous step on the journey of faith..


This was a very special occasion for me as it was the first Baptism service at Woodford... more

The Woodford House wellbeing programme

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Date Added: 09 October 2017

“Resilience is a GPS in your brain… it tells us how to move from here to there,” says Edmond Otis, health educator, licensed psychotherapist, and speaker. Resilience tells us how to make the next step, turn the next corner and keep moving..


I was fortunate to hear from Mr Otis at the recent NASDAP Connect 17 Conference in Taranaki who described resilience as ‘the ability to... more

Young Anglican Scholarship

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Date Added: 11 September 2017

Click on the links below for the brochure and Application Pack for the Young Anglican Scholarships 2018. Please note that the closing date has been extended until Friday 29th September 2017. 1. Principal's Scholarships for 2018 v7 2. 2018 Application for Young Anglican Scholarship - Section 1 - Applicant v3 3. 2018 Application for Young Anglican Scholarship - Section 2 -... more

Religious studies teacher

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Date Added: 11 September 2017

Full time, Permanent, (Years 1–15), Certificated teacher A high-performing independent Anglican school with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement. With state-of-the-art educational and sporting facilities, the school provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural and sporting activities. 2018 start.... more

Christ’s College Old Boy promotes mindfulness, resilience, positive mental health and wellbeing

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Date Added: 21 August 2017

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Old Boy Matthew Johnstone was back at College on Tuesday 13 June. Now a bestselling author, illustrator and communicator, Matthew dedicates his life to promoting mindfulness, resilience, positive mental health and wellbeing. He talked to the whole school at assembly, then to several Year 10 classes, before giving a public presentation as part of our... more