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Bulletin 150501

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 2  Week 2   2015 Both Nerrida & Teera are attending the SEA’s 8th Governance, Leadership & Management Conference today at Shearwater, Mullumbimby where Nerrida is also presenting. Please stay safe over the weekend with all this wet weather we are experiencing. CLASS 5/6 & HIGH […]

From The Principal

Hello everyone and welcome back to a new term. I hope everyone had an enjoyable term break. As always, it was wonderful to see our students bringing the school back to life after their break. This week we welcomed a group of our senior students back from their trip to Vietnam. They all look tired, […]

Bulletin 150424

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. View this email in your browser TERM 2  Week 1   2015 From the Principal Hello everyone and welcome back to a new term.  I hope everyone had an enjoyable term break.  As always, it was wonderful to see our students bringing the school back to life […]

From The Principal

I am writing this from the “Transitions” conference at the Goetheanum in Switzerland. I am very fortunate to be here, attending an international conference at the world centre for all things related to Anthroposophy and the work of Rudolf Steiner.  I am delivering a series of workshop titled, “Navigating the Calm and Storm of the […]

Bulletin 150402

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1  Week 10   2015 From the Principal I am writing this from the “Transitions” conference at the Goetheanum in Switzerland. I am very fortunate to be here, attending an international conference at the world centre for all things related to Anthroposophy and the work of […]

Bulletin 150327

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 9  2015 Now to myself belonging I radiate my inner light Within the darkened realms of space and time; To sleep inclines the natural Being. The depths of Soul-life must awaken And waking, carry sun-filled glowing To chilly winter’s flooding. Rudolf Steiner (translation; Cotterell) From […]

From the Principal

“When autumn mists gather and leaves fall gently down. New strength in me rises to bear life’s waiting crown”   What a beautiful autumn festival we experienced this morning.  With the mist rising in the valleys and the dew on the grass, there was a gentle hint of autumn in the warm air.  With singing […]

Bulletin 150320

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 8  2015 From The Principal “When autumn mists gather and leaves fall gently down. New strength in me rises to bear life’s waiting crown” What a beautiful autumn festival we experienced this morning.  With the mist rising in the valleys and the dew on the […]

Challenge Yourself, Other People Will Understand

Where does creativity come from? Is it talent, inspiration, monetary incentive? These questions were all discussed with Independent Melbourne band, Hiatus Kaiyote when they came to talk to the young musicians of the Byron Shire. Their track ‘Nakarama,’ was nominated for a Grammy under the category of best RMB performance in 2011. They performed at […]

From The Principal

There is only a week to go until our Autumn Festival and classes have been preparing, learning songs and verses and thinking about this wonderful season when the weather is changing and a range of different fruits and vegetables are being harvested.   Our school is looking particularly beautiful thanks to the efforts of those […]

Bulletin 13th March

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 7  2015 From The Principal There is only a week to go until our Autumn Festival and classes have been preparing, learning songs and verses and thinking about this wonderful season when the weather is changing and a range of different fruits and vegetables are […]

From The Principal

One of the things that still amazes me about our climate is the way Autumn just seems to arrive overnight. Whilst we are still getting warm days (sometimes even quite hot days), the nights are cooler and there is often dew on the grass in the mornings. With the change of the seasons, comes a […]

Bulletin 6th March

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 6  2015 From The Principal One of the things that still amazes me about our climate is the way Autumn just seems to arrive overnight.  Whilst we are still getting warm days (sometimes even quite hot days), the nights are cooler and there is often […]

From The Principal

After our unexpected long weekend, it was really lovely to get back to a full week of school with some sunshine to help.  Whilst the rain on Friday was not quite as heavy as expected (thankfully) there were still a number of families and teachers who experienced flooding near their homes.  We will always take […]

Bulletin 27th February

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 5  2015 From The Principal After our unexpected long weekend, it was really lovely to get back to a full week of school with some sunshine to help.  Whilst the rain on Friday was not quite as heavy as expected (thankfully) there were still a […]

From the Principal

The newsletter is coming to you a bit early this week as we have had to make the decision to close the school tomorrow (Friday) due to a forecasted severe weather event with heavy rains and flash flooding predicted. It is not an easy decision to close the whole school down for a day, however […]

Bulletin 20th February

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 4  2015 From The Principal The newsletter is coming to you a bit early this week as we have had to make the decision to close the school tomorrow (Friday) due to a forecasted severe weather event with heavy rains and flash flooding predicted.  It […]

Bulletin 16th February

  Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School Weekly Bulletin. TERM 1 WEEK 4  2015 From The Principal As February rolls on and we are experiencing the lovely wet-season patterns of rain and warm sunshine, life in the school is now settling into our lovely school day and week patterns.  Students are more settled in their classroom routines […]

From The Principal

As February rolls on and we are experiencing the lovely wet-season patterns of rain and warm sunshine, life in the school is now settling into our lovely school day and week patterns. Students are more settled in their classroom routines and we are all enjoying the gentle rhythms of work, activity, stillness and play (yes, […]

From The Principal

Week two is almost over and what a full and fulfilling week it has been at school. We have had a very smooth start to the school year and all of our teachers and students are quickly settling into the routine of the day and week. I enjoyed a lovely visit down to kindergarten early […]

From The Principal

Welcome back to the new school year. It was wonderful to see our students arriving back to school with big smiles, stories of holiday adventures and excitement about the year ahead. For the teachers and support staff who have been working to prepare the school, the return of the students is such an exciting and […]