The sound of cheer

Music. Stanley Primary School was charmed with a performance from the Clarence High School Band on Monday, hosting the southern visitors during their tour of the north west coast. Comprising close to 50 students from Bellerive, Hobart the stage and concert bands tour the state yearly. Led by conductor Drew Castles, the year nine and …

1 year ago

School Awards 2016

CIRCULAR HEAD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL Senior School Year 9-10 Fahey Motors Encouragement Award: Amelia Jamieson Year 9-12 Gib Hanson Bursary: Kurtis Maher Year 11-12 Peter Poke Design Award for Citizenship: Chloe Greene Caltex Best All Rounder Award: Isobel Walter Doug Poke Character First: Year 9 Isobel Arnold, Cody Hutton; Year 10 Hunter Grant; Year 11 Hannah …

2 years ago

Pine girt by sea

Honour. Stanley Primary School marked Remembrance Day on Friday (November 11) in a particularly touching way this year by planting a descendant of the original Lone Pine. Following the commemorative service held at the Stanley Cenotaph, the school and wider community gathered at Godfreys Beach for the momentous planting. Stanley Primary School principal Neville Barnard …

2 years ago
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Stemming from study

Education. Schools across Circular Head are adopting a modified learning approach which integrates four distinct subjects into one curriculum, called STEM. Smithton Primary School has established a specific STEM class to provide students with the opportunity to combine Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in helping solving real world problems. “STEM projects have potential to readily …

2 years ago

Brilliant bookworm

Creativity. Stanley Primary School student Xander Power has unleashed his imagination to design an award-winning bookmark. As part of the ‘Premier’s Reading Challenge’ initiative, Tasmanian students were encouraged to design a bookmark to promote literacy. A self-proclaimed bookworm, Xander, 9, drew inspiration for the design from his favourite authors, knowing that by letting their imaginations …

2 years ago

Tasmania’s tidiest town 

Community. Stanley has been named ‘Tasmanian Tidy Town’ for 2016 in the Keep Australia Beautiful (KAB) Awards, and residents could not be more proud. This is the fourth time the seaside village has taken out the state award, having previously won in 1994, 1996 and 2002. In 1997, Stanley went on to win the national …

2 years ago

Designed with love

Creativity. Eleven-year-old Paris Gregory’s artwork has been handpicked by the Tasmanian Premier to be delivered to hundreds of mailboxes this Christmas. Entering Premier Will Hodgman’s Christmas card design competition, Paris was successful in becoming one of three winners for her original drawing. The Stanley Primary School student heard of the competition from a teacher and …

3 years ago
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2015 school awards

CIRCULAR HEAD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL Senior School Ruth Gray Award for the Outstanding Senior Student in Christian Education: Sarah Fisher CHCS Board of Management Award for Academic Excellence: Year 12 Georgina McLaren; Year 11 Mikaylah Tuxworth CHCS Board of Management Award for Excellence in Studies (VET): Jesse Popowski ADF Long Tan Leadership and Teamwork Award: Year …

3 years ago

Soccer roster is kicking goals

Final. Seven primary school teams played in the term four soccer roster which once again was a competitive success. Coordinator Jo Cartledge said it was particularly great to see more girls involved this term. “It’s obvious that players’ skill levels have improved,” she said. After six weeks of games, the St Peter Chanel Yellow team …

3 years ago

Inspired by history

Art. Stanley Primary School student Paris Gregory often lets her imagination run wild when she puts pencil to paper. Now the 11-year-old has the opportunity to showcase her talent to the world after becoming a finalist for her age group in the annual ‘Doodle 4 Google’ competition. Run by internet search engine ‘Google’, the competition …

3 years ago
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