Connect, Grow and Flourish…Well-being at St Peters Lutheran and beyond!

Mark RathjenSocial issues

Well-being is alive and flourishing at St Peters Lutheran. Our programme focusses on bringing wholeness and wellness through connecting and engaging with people within a supporting and loving Christian community. It’s also a lot of fun! In very broad terms, well-being can be described as the quality of a person’s life. Schools, in partnership with families, have a pivotal role … Read More

Using sticks to build imagination and curiosity!

Mark RathjenAround the grounds

Research shows that the nature of children’s play has changed dramatically over the last two decades. Children are now spending significantly less time doing informal physical activity (like climbing or riding a bike) than they spend on screen-based activities. At St Peters Lutheran, we encourage children to inquire in the classroom, but also in our school yard. Natural play spaces … Read More

Year 7s are our PALs (Play At Lunch)

Mark RathjenLearning

At St Peters we value student leadership and aim to develop this in all our students as they progress through the school. Our Years 7’s have a special leadership role within the school and are encouraged to be role models by exhibiting exemplary behaviour and attitude towards others and our environment. As a part of our Year 7 leadership programme, … Read More

Coding, apps and BYOD – developing 21st century learners

The EditorLearning, Technology

Technology in the classroom St Peters Blackwood

These students might appear to be having far too much fun playing computer games, but, in reality, they’re hard at work using logic, maths and creativity to design their own apps. That’s right … their own apps.

Find out how the students in Room 1 (Year 5) are delving into the world of programming. *Includes videos*