The Education Directorate has welcomed over 200 school cleaners into the public service as permanent government employees.
3 March 2020

Welcome to the team

The Education Directorate has welcomed over 200 school cleaners into the public service as permanent government employees.

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Recently we learnt of the death of one of ACT Education’s founding figures, Dr. Milton Edgar (Mick) March, a great loss to the ACT community.
28 February 2020

Vale Dr Mick March MBE

Recently we learnt of the death of one of ACT Education’s founding figures, Dr. Milton Edgar (Mick) March, a great loss to the ACT community.

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Canberra is well known for its climate of extremes, with high temperatures in the summer months and cold, frosty weeks in the winter.

On Friday 21 February, two classes of excited students from Margaret Hendry School, along with special guests, attended the opening of the School’s new Loose Parts Playground.

On visiting Hawker Primary one very quickly understands why they had 100% participation in last years’ Chief Minister’s Reading Challenge, taking home prizes in three categories

Calwell High School teacher Francis Ventura suggested to a group of Year 9 boys that they could start a bike repair program in their break times.

It’s always refreshing to watch the interactions of children as they are open and willing. This is exactly what we saw when we visited Year 3 and 4 students and their teacher at Yarralumla Primary School.

On Monday members of the Canberra Raiders were welcomed to Harrison School by an excited group of year 3-6 students to deliver a presentation on respect through the League Stars Inspire series
21 February 2020

Learning Respect at Harrison School

On Monday members of the Canberra Raiders were welcomed to Harrison School by an excited group of year 3-6 students to deliver a presentation on respect through the League Stars Inspire series

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Oliver’s independent research project was recently awarded third prize in the national BHP Foundation Science and Engineering Awards

Explosions of colour, intricate brush strokes, wool wrapped art sticks and collaborative pieces made for an exceptional ‘Acknowledging Country’ Art Exhibition by Bonython Primary School students.
14 February 2020

Bonython Art Exhibition

Explosions of colour, intricate brush strokes, wool wrapped art sticks and collaborative pieces made for an exceptional ‘Acknowledging Country’ Art Exhibition by Bonython Primary School students.

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