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Blog: Extraordinary Leadership

Blog: Extraordinary Leadership

17 Jun 2021

On Tuesday, our Senior School Student Leadership team for 2020/2021, Georgia, Charlie and Maddy gave their final speech at Senior School Assembly as the new Student Leadership Team for 2021/2022 was ...

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News Yr5 Leaders

Nurturing tomorrow’s leaders

Nurturing tomorrow’s leaders

16 Jun 2021

Next year, our Year 5 students will be the leaders of Junior School. This week, they attended a leadership workshop facilitated by the team from Unleashing Personal Potential (UPP).

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News Yr3 Who We Are

Year 3 hold out for a hero

Year 3 hold out for a hero

16 Jun 2021

We all need someone we look up to, a fact our Year 3 students highlighted to their parents this week when they presented their role model of choice at the Snapshot into Learning exhibition.

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News Philosphy

Year 9’s Philosophy Fridays

Year 9’s Philosophy Fridays

11 Jun 2021

I think, therefore I am. As René Descartes knew, philosophy has always steered humanity’s curiosity and Mr Rigg’s Year 9 Philosophy students are proof that no question is too big or small for them to ...

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News Yr6Explore

Year 6 explore systems

Year 6 explore systems

10 Jun 2021

Last week, Year 6 compared the leaderships qualities of people like Donald Trump, the Queen and Quentin Bryce, as part of their latest PYP unit of inquiry into How We Organise Ourselves.

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News | Event TimeandSpace

Time & Space: Dads and Daughters

Time & Space: Dads and Daughters

10 Jun 2021

Last week, our Year 8 dads had an opportunity to come together with their daughters at a seminar facilitated by Bill Jennings, which highlighted the important role they play in each other’s lives.

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News AinRes

Project Inertia Workshop

Project Inertia Workshop

3 Jun 2021

Last Friday our Year 9 Visual Arts and Photography and Digital Media students attended a fantastic all-day immersive workshop with Australian contemporary artist, Janet Tavener.

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News Sock Puppets

Junior School Retreat Days

Junior School Retreat Days

3 Jun 2021

For many of our Junior School students, the past week has been an opportunity to recharge minds, body and soul, with a 2-Day Retreat for Year 3 and Year 4, and a Kindergarten to Year 2 Retreat Day.

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News Legal21

Senior College’s Law and Order Incursion

Senior College’s Law and Order Incursion

3 Jun 2021

It’s not every day that our Year 11 and Year 12 Legal Studies students get to meet three titans of the Law, but last week they met the former Director of Public Prosecutions, a Supreme Court Judge and ...

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News MUNA21

Wenona at MUNA

Wenona at MUNA

28 May 2021

António Guterres would have been very proud of our students last weekend, as they headed off to Epping Boys High to compete in the Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA).

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News PadThai

Beware Pad Thai that glitters

Beware Pad Thai that glitters

28 May 2021

Not all Pad Thais are created equal. Just ask Ms Jalili’s Year 10 Food Technology students who have been road-testing some of the packet mixes, sauces, frozen meals and café-made Pad Thais on the mark ...

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News Egyptian

Tomb Explorer: Year 7 History-style

Tomb Explorer: Year 7 History-style

28 May 2021

On Monday, Wenona went all Indiana Jones with a visit from the History and Archaeology Department at Macquarie University, teaching Year 7 History students all about the fascinating civilisation that ...

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News Yr8Languages

Languages Day at Wenona

Languages Day at Wenona

20 May 2021

Last Friday was Languages Day for Year 8 and a chance to participate in lots of fun, intercultural activities while experiencing different cultures and practising their language skills.

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News Davinci2021

Conquering da Vinci Decathlon 2021

Conquering da Vinci Decathlon 2021

20 May 2021

Students from Year 5 to Year 9 recently competed in the 2021 virtual da Vinci Decathlon, using their creativity and intellect to tackle this challenging competition, run in the spirit of an Olympic De ...

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News Yr2Dance

Everybody Dance Now!

Everybody Dance Now!

20 May 2021

So, Mr Fares, you think you can dance, said Year 2. Yes, said Wenona’s Head of Dance when he came to talk to Ms Peck’s students about why dance is his chosen form of self-expression.

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