Entries by Yvette

Bethanie interviewed by the Echo

One of our Class 5 teachers, Bethanie, featured in The Echo this week. Five years ago Bethanie Jolly lost her partner in an accident. He was a beautiful musician who had long encouraged Bethanie to share the music she had been creating since childhood. His death taught her something quite profound, and in the process […]

Class 4 camp

Class 4 went to Midginbil Hill and spent four days canoeing, climbing, exploring and learning about the local environment. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. – Matt We went on an eco walk and I learned about four different types of trees.  – Jasmine On the last day of camp we went rock climbing which was very fun. […]

Year 7 Platonic Solids Main Lesson

The Platonic Solids Main Lesson began with an exploration into the works of Plato and his 4 “Big Ideas”. These were to think more, let your partner change you, decode the message of beauty and reform society. Plato encouraged people to work with the four big ideas by developing a better understanding of the physical […]

Community street art installation

We’re very proud of our year 9 student Mia Green who has been featured in the Echo recently due to her participation in a new community street art installation by the Byron Youth Services (BYS). You can read the article here Mia with her beautiful contribution Woman of many tribes  

Northern New South Wales School Netball Cup

Our year 7/ 8 boys team and our year 9/10 boys team both qualified to attend the regional championships at Casino on 13th August. Both teams excelled during this event to progress into the Grand Finals in each division. The 7/8 Team lost their grand final to Trinity in a hard fought match. Our year […]

NCIS Regional Athletics Carnival

On Tuesday 21st August Ric, Lizzie and Tanya took 29 students to the Regional Athletics Carnival in Coffs Harbour. It was a cold and early start leaving the school at 5:15 am. There was a little excitement in the bus as everyone was hoping that they were well prepared for the day. The day was […]

From the Principal

Hello everyone, It’s lovely to see everyone back safely from the term break. It always seems like the younger children have really grown and changed over the mid-year break and this year was no exception. We have had a smooth, though busy start to the term. Our Year 10 students enjoyed their city camp in […]

New Students

We warmly welcome the following students and their families to the CBRSS Community: Orion Tervenski Kindy Rose Django Kahn-Casey Class 3 Kaelan Phipps Class 5 Summer Corley Class 5 Lhola Stephen-Lacasse Class 6 Sophia Ball Year 8 Zai Purdy Year 8

Talks and workshops

Do you have an idea for some talks, workshops or adult classes related to any aspect of our school or the philosophy underpinning it? If so please, contact Yvette in the office. Yvette coordinates study groups, adult education classes, talks and workshops and these all need to be organised and booked through her (so that […]

Innovation Centre News

A huge thank you to the wonderful students from Year 9 who assisted by moving our new furniture into the Innovation Centre this week. They took such care and did such a good job. Michael Leung (Architect), Nerrida Johnson (Principal), Toni Appleton (Board member) and Glenn Field (Builder) at the handover of the Innovation Centre […]

Biodynamics presentation CBRSS

Movement Room – Wednesday 22nd August 5 pm – 7 pm Biodynamics and Education Foundations for the class of 2030 Waldorf education and biodynamic agriculture are nearing their centenaries and this provides an opportunity to reflect on where we are up to and look at what we are offering the children who will be leaving school […]

Urgent help needed for Yr 12 Drama student

Hello Students, Parents and Teachers I’m a Year 12 student, currently completing my HSC Drama work and need your help! I’m in need of many pairs of shoes with laces by the 18th of this month. If you have a pair you are planning to throw out, I will love them. The older, the better. […]

Please help our Year 9 Student

Dear School Community, This is a request for users of ‘who gives a crap’ toilet paper , to please save all colourful wrappers, and rolls, to help support a year nine students art project.. These can be dropped off at Kindergarten , or in the box provided at the front of the office.. Many Thanks […]