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From the Primary Coordinator

From the Primary Coordinator

Look at us now! Last week Kindergarten hosted the Primary assembly, presenting a play, playing a number game, explaining what they have learnt in both Science and Geography and showing their art work in a parade. Watching each of the Kindergarten students speak into...

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From the Principal

From the Principal

Mermaids and a Whole School of Fish! I’ve never had the courage to participate in a musical or school play. The closest I came to being a legend of the stage was playing Bob Hawke in Year 5! I distinctly remember adding flour to my hair to turn it grey and anxiously...

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From the High School Coordinator

From the High School Coordinator

Be encouragers, not discouragers! During this week's Chapel Service I was lucky enough to be able to get up and speak to our High School students about fear and worry. One thing I am really passionate about is teenagers believing in themselves and not being afraid to...

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From the Primary Coordinator

From the Primary Coordinator

Being known and valued leads to learning! Phoenix is my small brown brumby from Mount Kosciuszko who is currently very round from eating too much grass. Over the last two years together we have been learning to ride, changing from wild brumby to being able to have...

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From the Principal

From the Principal

The World Looks Different from a Boat! A few months back we spent a weekend away with friends camping on the Tumut river. For those who aren’t familiar with Tumut, it is a picturesque town that sits in the foothills of the Snowy Mountains. The town itself has the...

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From the High School Coordinator

From the High School Coordinator

The Goldilocks Principle Throughout my years teaching senior students I have often talked to them about "The Goldilocks Principle". I'm sure someone much smarter and wiser than myself thought it up many years ago, but it just popped into my head when I was talking to...

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Now is the Time to Enrol at PCS

Now is the Time to Enrol at PCS

Due to a time of high-level growth, Parkes Christian School has developed a new enrolment application process that will take place throughout May. The school currently has more than 270 students from Kindergarten to Year 12, having grown from around 200 just three...

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A Message from the Primary Coordinator

A Message from the Primary Coordinator

One School Most of my teaching has been in Sydney schools; within these schools a clear distinction was formed between the Infants department and the Primary department or the Primary School and the High School. PCS is one school from Kindergarten to Year 12. One...

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From the Principal

From the Principal

Growth and Development! Welcome back to Term 2 PCS! It was great to have the students back with smiling faces ready for a great first week of school. In the midst of a new term we had another eight new students start across primary and high school classes! Make sure...

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From the Principal

From the Principal

Happy Easter PCS! I have very distinct memories of Easter as a child. Church services, fish on Good Friday, school holidays and trying to ration easter eggs out to make them last longer than my sister and brothers’ eggs. Egg rationing was a big deal in my household....

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