Belinda Fenn has been Principal of Taylor Primary School for 3 years. We spoke with Belinda to find out a little more about the School Satisfaction and Climate Survey and how Principals use the feedback received to make meaningful change in their school communities.

Wear it Purple Day is an opportunity to connect as a community and support each other and a celebration of the spirit of LGBTIQ+ youth. It is a day of acceptance and a day to raise awareness that, while we have made progress, young LGBTIQ+ people still experience discrimination, prejudice and harassment in our community.
28 August 2020

Wear it Purple Day – We are the Change

Wear it Purple Day is an opportunity to connect as a community and support each other and a celebration of the spirit of LGBTIQ+ youth. It is a day of acceptance and a day to raise awareness that, while we have made progress, young LGBTIQ+ people still experience discrimination, prejudice and harassment in our community.

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When students at Calwell High School realised there was an opportunity for their school to better meet the diverse needs of the student community, they mobilised to create an inclusive, student led support network for LGBTQIA+ students, called the Calwell High School Sexuality and Gender Alliance group (SAGA).
27 August 2020

Meet Calwell High School’s Sexuality and Gender Alliance Group

When students at Calwell High School realised there was an opportunity for their school to better meet the diverse needs of the student community, they mobilised to create an inclusive, student led support network for LGBTQIA+ students, called the Calwell High School Sexuality and Gender Alliance group (SAGA).

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ACT public school college students will now have access to professional music training at the Canberra Institute of Technology.


Students in years 7-10 at Amaroo School have snapped up a number of prizes in the recent Education Perfect Language Competitions, both regionally and worldwide. The school placed 1st of 33 schools in the ACT for the French and Japanese sections of the Education Perfect ACT Regional Championship, which took place from July 28 - August 4, 2020.
24 August 2020

Amaroo Languages competition

Students in years 7-10 at Amaroo School have snapped up a number of prizes in the recent Education Perfect Language Competitions, both regionally and worldwide. The school placed 1st of 33 schools in the ACT for the French and Japanese sections of the Education Perfect ACT Regional Championship, which took place from July 28 - August 4, 2020.

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This week at Gowrie Primary School, the spotlight was on solar energy, with Year 5 and 6 students investigating how the angle of a solar panel affects the electricity it can generate.

Ready, Set, STEM! Girls at Canberra High School are racing ahead as they take on STEM projects. One project has already been awarded a scholarship with the other hopeful of a podium place.
19 August 2020

Girls Taking on STEM Projects with Gusto

Ready, Set, STEM! Girls at Canberra High School are racing ahead as they take on STEM projects. One project has already been awarded a scholarship with the other hopeful of a podium place.

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14 August 2020

ACT public Schools email incident

ACT public schools experienced an e-mail incident on Friday 14 August 2020 which involved spam emails containing inappropriate material being circulated to students. The Education Directorate has responded by temporarily blocking access to the Google platform which includes Gmail, Google drive and Google classroom.

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Three Gungahlin College students and a student from Amaroo School are busily preparing for their TED talk debut on Friday 14 August. They are part of the TEDxCanberraCountdown event ‘Flattening the Climate Curve’, an ideas challenge aimed at young people with unique ideas for climate change.

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