News and Updates

NSW STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 

Last week, the Kinross Wolaroi swim team competed at the NSW State Championships with 15 athletes attending the event over 5 days.

The team did extremely well under the guidance of our swim coach, Kim Taylor who has dedicated his time training the team in preparation for 2022 swim events...

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JUNIOR SCHOOL

SENIOR SCHOOL

CONTEXTUAL, EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

The Regional Engagement Enterprise (TREE) is a Kinross Wolaroi School initiative aimed to provide contextual, cross curricular, community-based learning experiences for all students from Pre-Kinder to Year 12. We value the importance of providing real life opportunities for our students to consolidate their understanding of concepts learnt in the classroom through hands on, practical experiences. In so doing our goal is to ‘Future Proof” our students by teaching transferable skills they will put into practice outside of School...

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WIRADJURI LANGUAGE

Term 2 saw the start of Wiradjuri language, the local Aboriginal language, being taught in Kindergarten, Year 1 and Year 2 classes. All the students showed a strong interest in learning about language and culture with a lot of great questions being asked. Language cannot be taught without Aboriginal Culture also being mentioned so the students were able to learn about not just Language, but also some cultural things as well...

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STUDENT WELLBEING AND RESILIENCE

Attention to student wellbeing is a central focus at Kinross Wolaroi, reflecting the Christian faith and values that underpin all aspects of our School culture. Student wellbeing programs concentrate on strengthening physical and mental health as well as the development of skills used to promote lifelong personal growth. In recent weeks wellbeing, social skills and restorative action have become an area of focus across the Junior School...

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NSW STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 

Last week, the Kinross Wolaroi swim team competed at the NSW State Championships with 15 athletes attending the event over 5 days.

The team did extremely well under the guidance of our swim coach, Kim Taylor who has dedicated his time training the team in preparation for 2022 swim events...

Read more

2021 - 2022 SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our new Leadership Team have a wonderful opportunity before them, an opportunity to make our School a better place, to build upon the special time-honoured traditions of KWS and to demonstrate their initiative and vision by starting new practices and establishing new traditions...

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SWIM SQUAD 

Our Kinross Wolaroi swim team enjoyed a highly successful 2021 campaign at the Australian Swimming Championships on the Gold Coast during the Easter school holidays, finishing with three Olympic hopefuls...

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NEW INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY BUILDING

This year we commenced our next building project – the construction of the Industrial Technology Building...

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NSW ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

The NSW Rowing Championships were staged at the Sydney International Rowing Centre in Penrith.

The Kinross Wolaroi Boat Club achieved some amazing results where we established ourselves as the top School in NSW and were placed 4th on the table behind the adult clubs of Sydney University, UTS and Sydney Rowing Club...

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