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Language skills flourish

Language skills flourish

25 Nov 2021

There’s a reason that Spanish is growing in popularity as a language and that’s partly down to its cultural appeal – music, movies, food and dance! It’s prompted our Year 10 Spanish students to hone t ...

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News Yr9Drama

Year 9’s Midsummer Night’s Dream

Year 9’s Midsummer Night’s Dream

25 Nov 2021

There was woodland wooing, ricocheting relationships and impish merrymaking aplenty when our Year 9 Drama students directed their very own productions of Shakespeare’s comedy.

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News | Blog Own your voice

Own your voice

Own your voice

25 Nov 2021

If you find it difficult to speak up, you’re not alone, says Alexis in Year 11. Even if you feel your ideas aren’t worthy or you will be judged, you can get better by changing your mindset.

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News JS Carnival

Junior School Swimming Carnival

Junior School Swimming Carnival

18 Nov 2021

There’s nothing like the sheer joy of a Wenona Carnival and this year’s Junior School Swimming Carnival was no exception. It was a joyous cacophony of colour, camaraderie, and great swimming!

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News Yr8Spanish

Hola from Wenona to Mexico

Hola from Wenona to Mexico

18 Nov 2021

A chance reconnection with one of Ms Varela’s old school friends in Mexico led to our Year 8 Spanish students having a conversation in Spanish with 12 Mexican students via Zoom.

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News | Blog Blogwk7

Help write each other’s story

Help write each other’s story

18 Nov 2021

For Maddie in Year 11, lockdown has been a time to reflect on who matters in her life and why. It’s made her realise how lucky she is to be surrounded by family and friends who value her for who she i ...

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News Kindy Toys

Toy Story

Toy Story

11 Nov 2021

As Kindergarten will tell you, kids have always loved toys. They’ve been researching How The World Works, looking at the central idea: Toys allow us to explore and understand our world.

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News Yr2Sustainability

Sustainability Champions

Sustainability Champions

11 Nov 2021

Sustainability is high on the agenda for Ms Peck’s Year 2 students. For their Sharing the Planet unit of inquiry, they’re exploring the central idea: We are responsible for sharing and sustaining Eart ...

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News | Blog Remembrance213

Blog: Remembrance Day - Lest We Forget

Blog: Remembrance Day - Lest We Forget

11 Nov 2021

This week in our Principal’s Assembly, Eliza in Year 10 gave this powerful and moving speech about the meaning of Remembrance Day, explaining why it personally resonates with her.

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News Yr5Museum

Year 5’s Australian Museum

Year 5’s Australian Museum

4 Nov 2021

This term, our Year 5 students have been delving back into Australian history, exploring the people, ideas and products that have helped to shape our history and change our society in different ways.

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News | Alumnae Profile TwilightTerm4

The Joys of Teaching

The Joys of Teaching

4 Nov 2021

Director of Student Opportunity and Career Education, Ms McFetridge recently hosted the fifth of Wenona’s extremely popular Alumnae Twilight Insights sessions, this time featuring three Wenonians who ...

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News | News | Blog BolgADaunt

Take the path less travelled

Take the path less travelled

4 Nov 2021

As Amelia in Year 11 knows, the different plot points of our lives are part of our narrative and shape who we are as people. Don’t worry about having it all worked out, but just enjoy the journey!

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News Poetry

Year 5 Poetry Winners

Year 5 Poetry Winners

28 Oct 2021

Three of Mrs Burkett’s Year 5 students entered a poetry competition, were listed as finalists and now their poems are being included in a poetry book. You can read Emma, Sienna and Cassie’s poems here ...

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News | Blog EmilyCaptian

Blog: Own Your Story

Blog: Own Your Story

28 Oct 2021

Albus Dumbledore was a wise protector and mentor for Harry Potter. But as our School Captain, Emily reminds us, he also knew the value of making good choices!

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News Catapult

Defending Wenona from COVID Zombies!

Defending Wenona from COVID Zombies!

28 Oct 2021

The threat of a COVID Zombie apocalypse was enough to inspire Dr Thompson’s Year 10 STEMinists to build catapults capable of defending themselves and their fellow students!

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