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Cadets embrace ‘rain’

Cadets embrace ‘rain’

23 Oct 2020

There is a common saying in the Army: ‘If it ain’t raining, it ain’t training.’ 2020 has certainly been a year of ‘rain’, but it has led to many learning and leadership opportunities for the Wenona Ca ...

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News Aboriginal

Year 5 celebrate our First Peoples

Year 5 celebrate our First Peoples

22 Oct 2020

From the thrill of experiencing a traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony, to learning more about Aboriginal art and artefacts, Year 5 learnt a lot this week, about the world’s oldest surviving cultur ...

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News STEM

STEM Day goes off with a BANG!

STEM Day goes off with a BANG!

22 Oct 2020

Year 10 conducted an action-packed STEM Day for Junior School last week, with fun experiments galore. There were exploding volcanoes, dinosaur hunts, egg drops and boat races.

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News Letters

Project Connect

Project Connect

16 Oct 2020

Project Connect has been a wonderful way for our younger Wenonians to learn what the School was like in the past and forge connection with older alumnae, who have been forced to isolate due to COVID-1 ...

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News VanGogh

Year 6’s Starry Night

Year 6’s Starry Night

15 Oct 2020

Year 6 have been extremely busy of late, creating a mosaic of Van Gogh’s iconic painting, Starry Night, devising games of chance and probability, and holding a sneak preview of their end-of-year proje ...

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News Class of 2020

Farewelling the Class of 2020

Farewelling the Class of 2020

24 Sep 2020

This week, we formally farewelled the Class of 2020, with a Gratitude Morning Tea on Monday, followed by the Year 12 Graduation Ceremony and Prize Giving on Tuesday, which was livestreamed to parents.

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News YR10RS

A Student-led Renaissance Studies Showcase

A Student-led Renaissance Studies Showcase

24 Sep 2020

The confidence to speak in public and engage an audience is of obvious intrinsic value. At their recent showcase, ably facilitated by Amelie and Grace, Year 10 students spoke eloquently and passionate ...

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News 3Religion

Year 3 celebrate difference

Year 3 celebrate difference

17 Sep 2020

Celebrations and beliefs span national, geographic and cultural boundaries, and as Year 3 are finding out, they play an important role in bringing us together and creating a sense of belonging.

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News GDClub

Celebrating Global Diversity Week

Celebrating Global Diversity Week

17 Sep 2020

This week, our Languages Department has been celebrating Global Diversity. Students have created incredible artworks and our Global Diversity Club has created a powerful video to express what diversit ...

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News ExEngTile

English Extension 2: Creativity shines

English Extension 2: Creativity shines

17 Sep 2020

The HSC English Extension 2 course is hugely challenging, but this year’s students have excelled, as their teacher Ms Lovell said at a recent showcase, which was livestreamed to parents.

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News Glam

Year 12: The Class with the Midas Touch

Year 12: The Class with the Midas Touch

11 Sep 2020

And so, it has come to pass. After all their hard work for the HSC Trials, major works, showcases and performances, the process of farewelling Year 12 has begun, starting with ‘A Sprinkle of Gold and ...

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News Toys

Toy Story Wenona-style

Toy Story Wenona-style

10 Sep 2020

Forget Woody and Buzz Lightyear! Kindergarten have been tackling all the big ideas when it comes to toys. History, form, function, sustainability and why toys are still being segregated along gender l ...

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News Cults

The Cult of Year 10

The Cult of Year 10

10 Sep 2020

Last week, Amelie and Grace in Year 10 facilitated a very lively Renaissances Studies class, with a discussion on what constitutes a cult, leading to the burning question, is Wenona a cult?

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News 9PDHPE

The Thrills and Spills of Year 9’s PDHPE Day

The Thrills and Spills of Year 9’s PDHPE Day

3 Sep 2020

On Wednesday, Year 9 underwent an action-packed PDHPE Day, including wheelchair basketball, Zumba, workshops to learn about positive self-talk, and a thought-provoking performance on risk taking.

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News Music1

Play on Year 1

Play on Year 1

3 Sep 2020

Forget hammering saucepans and belting out ‘Happy’ in the shower! Year 1 have made their own musical instruments using recycled objects and micro:bits, before holding a concert at Woodstock.

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