Singleton St Nick's opens "Street Library" IMAGE Early Education

Singleton St Nick's opens "Street Library"

November 20, 2017 Leanne Boughton

As an extension from the Learning Lions recent "Kindness Book Fair", we have created a ‘street/community library’. The aim of the library is to encourage a love of reading among the children at St Nicholas, as well as promote community spirit through the kindness and generosity of families sharing books with each other.

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Zero waste lunch boxes

October 27, 2017 Comments Karina Burgess

In line with our ‘Quality improvement plan’ we are trying to become a more sustainable centre. We have thought long and hard about what little things we can change in our day to day lives to help the environment.

Gardening at St Nick's IMAGE Early Education

Gardening at St Nick's

October 24, 2017 Comments Karina Burgess

In the Moane room we’ve been busy tending to our garden and making some improvements by adding planter boxes and planting seedlings and herbs.

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Spider Danger

October 19, 2017 Comments Karina Burgess

In the Moane Room we have been extremely interested in spiders this past week − especially which are venomous and which are friendly spiders.

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Update for St Nicholas Early Education

October 16, 2017 Comments Kerri Armstrong

St Nicholas Early Education is soon to open three new exciting Early Education facilities.

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Learning Lions Kindness Project

September 25, 2017 Leanne Boughton

Since the beginning of the year staff in the Lions room have encouraged children to demonstrate small acts of kindness towards their friends and carers each day. Our overall aim in promoting kindness is not only for the children to show kindness and compassion within our centre, but to spread kindness into our community.

VIDEO: Reptilian friends visit St Nicholas Newcastle West IMAGE Early Education

VIDEO: Reptilian friends visit St Nicholas Newcastle West

September 18, 2017 Comments Geri Williams, Sofia Caneo

Kids at St Nick’s Newcastle West had some special reptilian visitors from Blackbutt Reserve on Wednesday 7 September 2017.

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Our visit to Sacred Heart Cathedral

September 12, 2017 Comments Kate Berry

On Monday 11 September, 2017, the children of Mowane room went on an excursion to the Sacred Heart Cathedral on Hunter Street in Newcastle West.