Monthly Archive: September 2013

Sep
27

Activities gather momentum

  As the term gets well underway the number of activities that are taking place at the Academy increases. The variety of activity spans work with outside agencies, other schools, sporting bodies and most importantly our parents.   Mr Welling (Vice Principal) attended the Parents Forum this week and he received some very focused feedback …

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Sep
22

Learning in and out of the classroom

The core purpose of all schools is to deliver the best opportunities for learning on a daily basis. This may sound like a very obvious statement to make but it is important to differentiate between the different learning opportunities that exist. The staff at Neale-Wade are incredibly focused on the teaching and learning in the …

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Sep
14

ACTIVE, STAR and ORBIT rewards gather pace

The first full week of teaching and learning at the Academy went exceptionally well. I was able to visit many lessons this week and I was impressed with what I saw. Our students have responded well to the leadership opportunities and challenges. I witnessed students actively involved in the ┬ádelivery of ┬álessons as they worked …

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Sep
06

New uniform, new leadership opportunities and new rewards system

Our students returned on Thursday in the new Academy uniform. All of the students looked extremely professional and this really added to the sense of optimism and expectation that permeates the whole of the Academy. It was an very impressive sight with our staff welcoming the students as they arrived to start another academic year. …

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