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Archive criteria : June 2018

Fostering Emotional Diversity in Boys

June 27, 2018 Newington prides itself on providing an educational environment and culture that promotes and celebrates both diversity and inclusion. Although I have just begun my journey here, I can already see evidence of this imbued in conversations, customs, practices and procedures … read more

The Magic of Rock

June 27, 2018 The contemporary music program at Newington College is a truly magical thing. Picture this…Centenary Hall, flashing all the different colours you can think of, light bouncing off the walls. Boys and girls jumping up and down, screaming their enjoyment at … read more

Thank you! Red Shield Appeal 2018

June 15, 2018 Sydney turned on a magnificent sunny Autumn day on Sunday, 27 May for the annual Red Shield Appeal. A ‘Newington Army’ of over 300 boys, 75 Parents and staff drivers, joined forces with a team of volunteers from the Salvos … read more

Cars in classrooms

June 15, 2018 I have 20 boys in my senior Economics class, all with their own laptop. What proportion of them do you think have screensavers of images of cars?  I am not sure the answer would be different had I done a … read more