SCHOOL JOURNAL

13 Oct

Outstanding NAPLAN results

Our Years 3 and 5 students have once again excelled in NAPLAN, performing well above State and national averages. Even more pleasing though is the individual student progress for our Year 5 students. In multiple areas our students are demonstrating learning progress well beyond the national average. NAPLAN data provides graphs showing national average growth …

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27 Apr

Moerlina Bush School in the news

The benefits of Bush School as an integral part of learning featured in The West Australian newspaper.  When Claire Warden, an international expert on nature pedagogy came to work with Moerlina in September and October 2016, Moerlina Bush School was featured in The Weekend West.  The article explores the benefits of children’s exposure to and …

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2 Mar

Science performance at Moerlina School bucks the national trend

We have all read the news about how Australian students are being outperformed by many other countries in the areas of Maths and Science. The performance of students at Moerlina School is bucking this trend.   In case you’ve missed it, three of our students won distinctions in the national ICAS Maths and Science competitions …

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29 Jul

Exciting Term Ahead for Upper Primary Students

We are gearing up for another sparkly term of learning and discovery here in our Upper Primary Years 4-6 class! Digital technologies will be a big priority over the coming semester, as we explore some funky things about coding and programming. Sticking with this theme, our class has a cool STEM project day coming up ...

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21 Sep

Community spirit and active citizenship has a big impact

Olivia Howe was in Year 3 when she first decided that as a group, our school could do something to help people who were doing it tough in the wider community by collecting clothing, toys and household goods for Anglicare’s Orange Bag Day. So we set about drawing up the process that Olivia would need ...

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