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4 Year old Kinder Orientation Sessions - Tuesday 28th January, 2020
School & 3 Year old Kinder Starts - Wednesday 29th January, 2020
As we approach the end of our academic year at Geelong Lutheran College St John’s Newtown, I reflect on busy and dynamic year that saw our students grow in their confidence and abilities. With our annual Thanksgiving Night only a...read more
Come and join us for our annual Advent Evening.read more
There were smiling faces all around in Explorers Kinder Group this morning as the children had the opportunity to hold the new-born chickens.read more
Our St John's Lutheran Kindergarten children have had fun learning about responsible pet ownership and dog safety. The children met Michelle and her lovely dogs Chilli and Sasha. Lessons learned included: * when dogs should be left alone. * things we...read more
The Kindergarten children have been listening to and learning about the bible. One of their favourites is Noah’s Ark. The children picked their favourite parts of the story and created an amazing art display. The animals, ark, rain, flood, finding land and a beautiful...read more
Dear families We have had another busy but wonderful start to the term. We look forward to many things this term – especially our Community Market for Mother’s Day on Saturday 11 May. Please join us for this wonderful day of fun and bring your friends. This is GLC St...read more
As we begin the process of interviews for students starting school in 2020, it may be a great time to review some aspects of school structures. A few questions recently have been a timely prompt to share more about the busy days of school, curriculum, reporting,...read more
Anxiety is a normal part of our survival instinct which helps to keep us safe and respond in threatening situations. However, some children react more quickly and intensely and find it harder to get their anxious feelings under control. Families can do a lot to...read more
Shepherds, angels, cribs, stars….it must be getting close to Christmas! The Kinder children presented their delightful Christmas Concerts last week. The Brave Bears sharing their wonderful skills on Wednesday evening followed by the Courageous Lions on Thursday...read more
This week we enjoyed our very first St John’s Art Show. It is hard to describe the wonderful community atmosphere and celebration of creativity and energy expressed in the artworks. Celebrated international advisor on education, Sir Ken...read more
Exploring how a supermarket stores, sources and sells its fruit and vegetables has many excellent connections to our Kitchen Garden Program. Our Year 3/4 students went on a discovery where they were introduced to an array of...read more