Korowal School: Non-denominational, co-educational, Kindergarten to HSC




Korowal School, Blue Mountains Australia


Korowal is a small school

... a community on a human scale, where teachers, parents and students know each other ... where learning accommodates the talents and needs of every student ... where no-one gets lost.

Korowal is a human-centred school

... where relationships are the heart of the learning process ... where we educate the whole human being in a holistic way ... where we value empathy, creativity, resilience and critical thinking.

Korowal is a sustainable school

... where we aim for social, educational and environmental sustainability ... where we value quality over quantity and context over content ... where we allow time for childhood ... where students are not ranked against each other ... because education is not a race.

Korowal is an integrated school

... where the curriculum encourages immersion and interdisciplinary study ... where creative and formal work are integrated ... where learning groups transcend age boundaries.

News

 

Have a safe and happy holiday break!

First day of Term 2 for students and staff Tuesday April 26th.

Last day of Term 2 for students and staf Friday June 24th.

Significant Dates

26th April - 30th May - Barb Long Service Leave

26th - 29th April - Class 6 camp

4th May - AGM 7pm

6th May - Pathways Art Excursion

6th May - Yrs 9 & 10 to "The Taming of the Shrew"

6th May - PS Futsal competition

10th May - Class 6 excursion to BMCC

10th - 12th May - Naplan yrs 3,5,7,9.

11th May - Pathways class meeting followed by parent/teacher interviews

18th May - Class 6 excursion

18th - 20th May - Class 7 camp

20th May - HS Futsal competition

23rd May - Semester 2 begins for HS students, Kelly returns

1st June - PS parent teacher interviews begin

10th June - Year 7 immunisations

13th June - Public Holiday

15th June - PS Huff & Puff gala day

15th June - Parent teacher interviews for years 7 - 10 

 

Please remember to check the NOTICeBOARD to keep up to date with detailed information.

 

Inside information

 

OFFICE HOURS

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm (term time).  If you have a query during school holidays, please send an email to: info@korowal.nsw.edu.au as office hours vary during school holidays.

PRINCIPAL'S WEEKLY UPDATES

Information about goings on around Korowal from our Principal.

KOROWAL NOTICeBOARD

View the latest Korowal NOTICeBOARD posts.

KOROWAL CALENDAR

What's on at Korowal?

TRANSPORT

Korowal offers supervised transport for primary students to and from school.

KOROWAL LIBRARY AND LEARNING RESOURCE CENTRE

Information about the school's dynamic Learning Resource Centre.

KOROWAL SCHOOL INTRANET

For teachers and students.

 

Highlights

This year's Open Day will be held on 23rd July.  Please note this is earlier than usual.

FEE SCHEDULE FOR 2016

Click here for further information.

 HOW DO PRIMARY STUDENTS AT KOROWAL FEEL ABOUT THEIR AMAZING SCHOOL?
Click here to view a short video:

https://vimeo.com/78218020

HOW DO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AT KOROWAL FEEL ABOUT THEIR AMAZING SCHOOL?
Click here to view a short video:

https://vimeo.com/78220765.

  

KOROWAL STUDIOS

Experienced, talented teachers offer tuition in music, singing, drama and dance both within school hours and after hours for Korowal students.

We also welcome students from other schools after 3.00pm as the Korowal Studios provide tutors for anyone wishing to learn.

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KOROWAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The school has now established a Scholarship Fund that is eligible to received tax deductible donations.

 

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