Entries by Mat

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 […]

From the Principal

Cape Byron Steiner School students and staff are thrilled with the amazing results achieved in the 2014 HSC. Our outstanding results in Music, Drama and Extension English 2 continue a tradition at this school of excellence in these areas. However, our demonstrated excellence in other subject areas such as Legal Studies, Society and Culture and […]

From The Principal

With just two weeks left of the school year, there is a real buzz around the school and a lot of different activity happening. Our calendar of events is very full and staff are busy writing reports, teaching and organising special activities. Earlier this week I watched the Class One play. What a beautiful performance […]

From the Principal

What an interesting week we have had! With the extreme heat to start with, then storms and heavy rain and finally, quite a lot of wind. One certainly couldn’t blame the children for feeling just a little unsettled in the midst of all this changeable weather. In the High School, our brave Year 8 students […]

From the Principal

Another busy week has passed with some important events in the life of our school community. The passing of our much-loved former Principal, John O’Brien, was a sad event and I attended his funeral today, along with a group of teachers and support staff. Katie and Greg spoke beautifully of their memories of John’s time […]

From the Principal

Today marks the final exam for our 2014 HSC students – there were certainly a lot of smiling faces as the students left the hall when it was over.  Tomorrow night we will farewell the students at their Year 12 Formal.  It is wonderful to see how much these students have grown and matured in […]

From the Principal

This week I walked around the school and saw teachers working with such skill and care, I saw students laughing, singing and working and I saw our wonderful Administration and Support Crew cheerfully working together to support the school. It struck me that the school is often a haven of calm and warmth in a world […]