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27 March
Coronavirus: Captains' Encouragement

Coronavirus: Captains' Encouragement

The last couple of weeks have brought some unsettling and uncomfortable changes to our College community, especially the …

16 July
Coronavirus: Education in Unusual Times

Coronavirus: Education in Unusual Times

The quality of an education system cannot exceed the quality of its teachers (Mckinsey 2007), and what a team of educator…

13 March
Coronavirus: Home Survey

Coronavirus: Home Survey

Attention Parents and Carers: This is an important announcement regarding Nowra Anglican College's response to COVID-19. …

28 April
Coronavirus: Return to School – Phase 0 and 1

Coronavirus: Return to School – Phase 0 and 1

This post explains our plans for a face-to-face school return in Term 2, in line with the recommendations from the P…

04 May
Coronavirus: Return to School – Social Distancing and Hygiene

Coronavirus: Return to School – Social Distancing and Hygiene

To continue with the safe practices of social distancing and additional hygiene measures that we have been employing at N…

20 April
Coronavirus: Return to School – Term 2

Coronavirus: Return to School – Term 2

Over recent days politicians have indicated that school could return to normal earlier than anticipated. However, I know ...

17 March
Coronavirus: Update 1

Coronavirus: Update 1

The word “unprecedented” has been used a lot in 2020. The bushfires, floods and now the Coronavirus, Covid-19, have reall…

18 March
Coronavirus: Update 2

Coronavirus: Update 2

We have made the decision to send an update home to parents and carers each day in regard to the schools’ response t…

19 March
Coronavirus: Update 3

Coronavirus: Update 3

Dear Students, I am sure by now that you are all aware of the impact that COVID-19 is having on our school community. One…

23 March
Coronavirus: Update 4

Coronavirus: Update 4

Dear Parents and Carers, Firstly, we thank you for your patience and calm during this difficult time. We appreciate that …

26 March
Coronavirus: Update 5

Coronavirus: Update 5

Dear Parents and Carers, it is great to see our remote learning taking effect this week. It has certainly been a challeng…

27 March
Coronavirus: Update 6

Coronavirus: Update 6

We are all experiencing a great deal of disruption in our lives as a result of COVID-19. This will impact us in a number …

17 August
Coronavirus: Update 7

Coronavirus: Update 7

The Department of Education have released new guidelines for school operations under COVID-19. Many of our current practi…

30 August
​Dealing with Stuckness and Getting Unstuck

​Dealing with Stuckness and Getting Unstuck

Being stuck is a natural part of learning, we all get stuck. Being able to get ourselves unstuck is as much about how…

13 March
Essay Writing Fundamentals

Essay Writing Fundamentals

At a recent Essay Writing seminar we explored the fundamentals of essay writing. Thanks to all the parents, carers and st…

04 March
Leadership: More than a Name or Badge

Leadership: More than a Name or Badge

We are thrilled to have inducted students who are in formal leadership roles at the College. I extend my congratulations …

16 May
Less Time Online, More Time On-a-line

Less Time Online, More Time On-a-line

When Mr Thompson, Head of Junior School, took a short fishing charter in New Zealand another father introduced him to a simple yet powerful idea.

18 July
Preparing for

Preparing for "Big School"

Starting "big school" is a major transition in a person's life. So, how can you prepare your child for their first day at Kindergarten?

08 July
Preparing for Senior School

Preparing for Senior School

Moving to Senior School is one of the most significant times in the growth of our young people.

03 March
Raising Tweens in Today's World

Raising Tweens in Today's World

Aged between nine and thirteen, tweens are not quite a teenager and not a child anymore. Your once adorable, cuddly littl…

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