Our Japanese Visitors

Every year, Cedars has the privilege of hosting Japanese exchange students from Yokohama Seifu High School. For a period of two weeks, we are able to experience and enjoy a fantastic time of language and cultural integration. For Middle School students, this opportunity is especially meaningful as they are able to take their learning of … Continue reading Our Japanese Visitors

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Cedars Compassion

During the School Holidays a representative of Compassion Australia was able to visit two of our sponsor children in Indonesia on our behalf. We sent a Cedars cap as well as photos of our school with Spiro (Compassion) to give to our Compassion children Rizal and Joli. Spiro said that Rizal and Joli were very … Continue reading Cedars Compassion

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Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair Sports NSW visited Cedars recently bringing an innovative, thought provoking and interactive program giving students a powerful talk on the consequences of taking risks by using their own personal stories. It also gave students an understanding of disability sport and the “abilities” of people with a disability. Plus they brought a dozen basketball wheelchairs … Continue reading Wheelchair Basketball

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A world changer is among us 

Last term, as a part of Science studies , Year 2 Teacher, Mrs Jooste, had the opportunity  to speak to both Yr 2 classes about the problems surrounding endangered animals , in particular the cheetah, rhino, koala and the orang-utan.  Many students were very concerned about the animals and a number thought about ways in which they could “make a … Continue reading A world changer is among us 

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Big Science! Challenge Accepted

21st century learners are asked to innovate, critically analyse and identify solutions to complex problems. For students to be exposed to such higher order thinking the Australian Science Teachers Association have developed the Big Science Competition. This challenging online quiz was taken up by 39 of our Cedars students on Monday 27th May.  The competition covered … Continue reading Big Science! Challenge Accepted

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Cyber Safety @ Cedars

The Cedars Cyber Safety Team is comprised of teachers from all three sub-schools with a passion for ensuring that Cedars students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to stay safe on the internet. The team consists of Julie Cochrane (Deputy Principal), Jonathan Willett (Junior School), Sharon Scott (Middle School), Tim Johnson (Senior College) as … Continue reading Cyber Safety @ Cedars

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