St Peter's News

2018


Year 2

Year 2

Science Has Taken Over!   It feels like Science has taken over Year Two. After planting seeds and adopting Meal Worms, our days are constantly interrupted by students who have made great discoveries!   Planting seeds may seem like a quiet activity, yet as... read more
Human Society and its Environment

Human Society and its Environment

 This has certainly been a busy term so far for the HSIE department. In History classes, students have been busy learning about Ancient Egypt and Ancient China, the Conquest of the Americas by the Spanish, Popular Culture since 1945, Russia and the Soviet Union... read more
Year 11 Design and Tech

Year 11 Design and Tech

Year 11 have been hard at work, designing and creating prototypes of lights. With individual ideas, students are working on construction, joinery, adapting existing parts and problem solving through each step of the... read more
Year 8 Design and Tech

Year 8 Design and Tech

Year 8 Food combined with History and Mrs Berton this week and cooked an Aztec feast. Dishes included guacamole, salsa and chilli beef. They finished off with choc chilli spiced biscuits. Our D&T students have finished their clock designs and have started... read more
Girls Self Defence

Girls Self Defence

There is MUCH more to martial arts than punching, kicking, throwing, or grappling with an opponent. True Martial Artists seek to develop self-control, patience, perseverance, and to respect others. This Term Mr. Graham and another Martial Arts Instructor are offering... read more
Year 6 News

Year 6 News

It is hard to believe that Year Six has three quarters of a year to go before high school! We are very confident in the dedicated learning we have seen thus far, that this group of students will be more than ready! Highlights of the term include: Young Leaders Day... read more
Year 2 News

Year 2 News

Year Two has had a great start to the year. New friendships have been forged and old friendships renewed. In Personal Development and Health we have been discussing the language of teamwork, cooperation and friendship. During Anti-Bullying Week our class spoke unkind... read more
Writing Piece – Sophie Brown

Writing Piece – Sophie Brown

On Any Saturday It had always been in the back of my mind, but I never thought it would become reality. Pieces of broken plastic lay on the oil and rubber stained concrete. At least the HQ was within the confines of the 2 white lines, and not as it usually was at a 45... read more
Writing Piece – Leora Kelly

Writing Piece – Leora Kelly

The Choice Jason’s fingers trembled, even before he stepped foot into the daunting building looming over him, its large green letters imprinted on the slabs of brick, the paint slowly pealing off the second ‘w’. He slowly began to make his way towards the sliding... read more
Writing Piece – Edwina Cooke

Writing Piece – Edwina Cooke

     Ernest glanced at his watch as he sat on the couch. Today was Wednesday which meant it was the day where he would go grocery shopping, except the woman that was supposed to take him was running late. It bothered him to no end that he had to rely on... read more
Brumbies 7s

Brumbies 7s

Brumbies Schools 7s St Peters entered a Senior and Junior Boys teams into the Brumbies 7s on March 7th 2018. Our Junior 7 & 8 Team were outstanding with only close loses in 3 games, showing the skill and ability to compete in the 7s and 15s style rugby... read more
Kindergarten News

Kindergarten News

Kindergarten have experienced an exciting term discovering natural and man made habitats for our local animals. We investigated Broulee rock platforms for marine life in their natural habitat. We discovered lots of crabs, urchins, snails, fish and shellfish. We... read more
French News

French News

French students in Year 7 have been enjoying putting into practice their greetings and French conversation. They can be seen below rehearsing role-plays they have written in French to perform for the class. Year 8 have been developing their writing skills by... read more
SASSA Touch Football

SASSA Touch Football

Junior Girls Starting out with minimal competitive experience, the Under 15 Girls team went from strength to strength on Friday playing with heart and soul in each of their three games. As the day progressed, the team improved their speed at taking dummy... read more
Sports News

Sports News

Week 2 Term 1 Newsletter: A BIG WELCOME to all NEW St Peter’s families and welcome back to all those returning students. We are looking forward to another fantastic, fun filled, full year of sport in 2018!  2018 brings another year of opportunity for... read more