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News ServiceLearning2018 News Term 4

Eye-opening Service Learning tours for Year 9

Eye-opening Service Learning tours for Year 9

19 Oct 2018

Service Learning tours are a highlight for our Year 9 students, giving them an opportunity to immerse themselves in hard work and embrace diverse cultures in communities across outback Australia and E ...

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News Kokoda News Term 4

Off the beaten trek at Kokoda

Off the beaten trek at Kokoda

18 Oct 2018

During the holidays, 11 students, 11 parents and 3 teachers from Wenona successfully completed the Kokoda Trail, a gruelling 96 kilometres of tropical jungle, remote villages and rough track.

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News | Blog fear News Term 4

Student Blog: Face your fear

Student Blog: Face your fear

18 Oct 2018

When Jasmine (Year 10), Lily (Year 9) and Isabella (Year 8) were asked to speak at Assembly, they had to confront their fear of being imperfect. Here is what they had to say.

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News YR12 Farewell 2018 News Term 3 2

Vale Class of 2018

Vale Class of 2018

28 Sep 2018

It has been a long week of celebration and goodbyes as we bid the Class of 2018 a very fond farewell.

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News Akubra News Term 3 3

Year 11 take their hats off to Akubra

Year 11 take their hats off to Akubra

26 Sep 2018

Last week, 54 Year 11 Business Studies students headed off to Kempsey to learn more about the manufacturing process of Australian icon, Akubra.

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News Jessie Street News Term 314

Jessie Street Library’s annual luncheon

Jessie Street Library’s annual luncheon

26 Sep 2018

Ten of Wenona’s Senior School students were lucky enough to attend the Jessie Street Library’s annual luncheon with guest speaker, Kate McClymont, at NSW Parliament House recently.

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News Maths1 Yr 11  News Term 3

Year 10 tackle real data at Quantium

Year 10 tackle real data at Quantium

20 Sep 2018

They’re living in the age of Big Data, so our Year 10 students were thrilled to visit Quantium last week to learn how it combines the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities f ...

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News PASS Yr10  News Term 3

Year 10 learn about Speedfit

Year 10 learn about Speedfit

20 Sep 2018

Miss Minifie’s Year 10 PASS students have enjoyed exploring different aspects of physical fitness performance and participation, including a recent visit to the innovative Speedfit gym.

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News | Blog Peace News Term 3

Student Blog: Peace and Gratitude Day

Student Blog: Peace and Gratitude Day

20 Sep 2018

On Tuesday, Paige (Year 11) spoke at our Principal’s Assembly about the importance of celebrating Peace and Gratitude Day, and acknowledging the many freedoms we take for granted here in Australia.

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News 7maths News Term 32

Keep calm and collaborate

Keep calm and collaborate

13 Sep 2018

Collaboration brings fresh ideas and new perspectives. Just ask Maths teacher, Mr Little! He’s been working collaboratively with the Science Department to bring data to life for our Year 7 students. A ...

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News JS Public speaking News Term 3

Speech, speech, speech!

Speech, speech, speech!

13 Sep 2018

Talk about public speaking with panache! The ability of our Junior School finalists to engage and entertain an audience that included Dr Scott, senior leaders, teachers, parents and peers, was impress ...

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News | Blog BOARDING HOUSE News Term 3c

Student Blog: Life in our Boarding House

Student Blog: Life in our Boarding House

12 Sep 2018

What’s boarding like at Wenona? This week, Jessica, our new Boarding Prefect for 2018-2019, gave us the lowdown on food, friends and fitting in.

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News First aid News Term 3

Year 11’s first aid training

Year 11’s first aid training

6 Sep 2018

While staff at Wenona are required to complete first aid training, students can also make a difference in an accident or emergency situation if they’re probably trained.

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News TOM News Term 3

TOM tests fine minds

TOM tests fine minds

6 Sep 2018

Some of our brilliant and creative Junior School thinkers put their collective brainpower to the test recently, competing in the Tournament of Minds (TOM) at Roseville College.

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News | Blog mistakes News Term 3

Student Blog: Everybody makes mistakes

Student Blog: Everybody makes mistakes

6 Sep 2018

Olivia (Year 11) is our new Head Prefect, but like everyone, has had her fair share of failure. Here’s her advice on how to deal with it.

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