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School’s raffling its way to technology

Bolwarra Public School is hosting an online raffle that boasts thousands of dollars of prizes - keeping its students tech-savvy.

Back to school: Kids’ return tinged with sadness

After almost twelve weeks of home-learning, children are returning to the classroom on Monday, but how are the mums feeling?

Vaping – what’s the big deal?

"Schools are struggling with how to deal with the issue and many parents simply have no idea what vaping actually is." Paul Dillon.

NSW considering early return for students

Schools in NSW might accept students back ahead of their official opening in late October after the premier did not rule out an earlier start date. 

COVID vaccines at schools likely next year

Doctors have backed vaccinating children aged between five and 11 against coronavirus in schools as early as next year. 

NSW schools to return from late October

NSW schools will begin returning to face-to-face learning on October 25 after shifting to online learning amid the state's COVID-19 outbreak.

Talented teens achieve notable ATAR results

Josie Witherdin has proven she is a remarkable young woman. The now former Year 12 St Joseph’s Catholic College Lochinvar student has just received an ATAR of 99.3%. Named in the Top 20 in...

Plastic Police steps up its planet rescue plan

Newcastle-based environmental gurus Plastic Police will enter its second stage of saving the planet, thanks to a $134,500 funding boost from the EPA. The support secured earlier this month means schools and businesses...