Kindness Starts With Me

Thank you to Prep teacher, Laura Ellenby, for this weeks post –

This term we have been looking at ways we can contribute positively to our community. By paying kindness forward to others, we can help the world be a happier place.

We have decided to start our positive journey by helping the new Preps who are entering into our community this term. As a group, we have thought of different ways we can make them feel welcome as they become part of Kew Primary School. Continue reading

Moving On Up

high-school-aheadAfter a year of being at the top of the school, our Grade Six students will soon find themselves at the bottom again, as they start the next phase of their education – high school.

Beginning high school heralds a time of significant change (for students as well as parents). Having almost completed my first year of high school (as a parent) and after interrogating my Year 7 son and some of his friends, I’ve pulled together a list of the critical differences between primary school and high school –

Homework – it gets real, dudes. Continue reading