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From the Principal - October News

While on sabbatical I was fortunate to be able to consider Pembroke School and its immediate and long-term future. I could do this in detail and without the worry of day-to-day matters. It is a wonderful experience to have time offered for such a task.

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Last Updated: 23/11/2017 8:53am

 

Development Team/Pembroke Foundation

From the two-dimensional artistic impression published in the 2016 PemNews, the Environmental Learning Centre at Old Watulunga has come to life in resplendent three dimensions.

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Make a Wish

Late in Term 3 some surprise uniformed visitors knocked on the door of Mr Colebatch’s Year 6 class looking for Daniel. Led by Commander Andrew Burnett, Commanding Officer of Navy Headquarters in South Australia, this group sought to find Daniel and deliver a very important message on behalf of Vice...

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Last Updated: 23/11/2017 8:52am

 

Year 3 Camp

On 22 August the Year 3 students travelled to Aldinga for an overnight camp focusing on Indigenous culture.

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Book Week

Unfortunately the weather gods were not shining down on us this year, and for the first time in a number of years we had to move the annual Book Week Parade to DY Hall. This always proves to be a squishy affair but we made the most of it.

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Science Week in the Junior School

National Science Week was celebrated in many ways in the Junior School (JS) this year. The theme was 'Future Earth' and throughout the week all classes were involved in various Science explorations linked with the environment and challenging STEM activities.

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The Rock and Water Program

As part of the Social Emotional Learning and Health Curriculum the Year 5s have been participating in the Rock and Water Program. The program is ultimately aimed at raising self-awareness of personal strengths and abilities and at learning how to play, work and live together with others in a changing,...

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Class of Cabaret 2017

Class of Cabaret is an exciting annual initiative of the Adelaide Festival Centre that gives a select group of contemporary singers from across the state the opportunity to work with professional artists towards creation of their own show. This year Year 12 IB student Lana was the successful Pembroke applicant.

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Visual Arts

Recently our Middle School Visual Art students have worked on a number of exciting and varied projects. For 3 weeks this term our Year 10s worked with acclaimed South Australian potter Gerry Wedd. We all benefited from Gerry’s knowledge and skills gained from his illustrious career as a ceramic artist...

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