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News | Blog sunscreen2 week 7 News Term 4

Student Blog: Wear sunscreen everyone!

Student Blog: Wear sunscreen everyone!

29 Nov 2018

This week, Zara (Year 11) offered up some sage words of wisdom to Senior School: never compare yourself to anyone else. Oh and wear sunscreen!

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News | Blog Blog week 5 News Term 410

Student Blog: The dangerous act of comparison

Student Blog: The dangerous act of comparison

14 Nov 2018

Claudia (Year 11) is one of the Performing Arts Prefects for 2018/2019, otherwise known as one of the leaders of the performing arts cult. And she’s a perfectionist.

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News | Blog Lest we forget News Term 4

Student Blog: Lest we forget

Student Blog: Lest we forget

8 Nov 2018

Sunday, 11 November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–18). Isabella (Year 11) gave this speech at a special Remembrance Day Assembly this week.

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News | Blog Accept2 News Term 4

Student Blog: Accept yourself

Student Blog: Accept yourself

2 Nov 2018

At Assembly this week, Chloe (Year 11) spoke about her personal struggles with self-acceptance.

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News | Blog w2b News Term 4

Student Blog:Promoting girl power

Student Blog:Promoting girl power

25 Oct 2018

To commemorate the United Nations Annual International Day of the Girl Child, girls from across the year groups spoke at our Principal’s Assembly this week, about how to promote girl power.

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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 | 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 | 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 | 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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News | Blog Regret News Term 3

Student Blog: Living with regret

Student Blog: Living with regret

30 Aug 2018

Claudia and Sophie in Year 10 address the concepts of living with regret and seeing failure as ‘a lack of success’.

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News | Blog Knowledge is success News Term 3

Student Blog: Knowledge is success

Student Blog: Knowledge is success

23 Aug 2018

When you are suspended on a rope 60m above the ground in a tight cavernous canyon with a waterfall rushing over your feet, there is very little room for failure.

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News | Blog Perfection News Term 3

Student Blog: Pursuit of perfection

Student Blog: Pursuit of perfection

17 Aug 2018

At our Principal’s Assembly this week, Mya (Year 11) spoke about the link between perfectionism and failure.

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