Students’ skills visible in inaugural Challengeopolis event A handful of boys from Years 3 and 4 participated in the Challengeopolis event last Friday morning. Challengeopolis - which is in its inaugural... read more Author and scientist Heather Waugh visits the Prep Library As part of the School's Science Week celebrations before mid-term break our Year 5 boys were treated to a presentation from guest speaker Heather Waugh read more Pre-Primary boys enter a flipped reality Our Pre-Primary boys recently celebrated Upside Down Day, a tradition which goes back many years in the Preparatory School. read more Dreamtime stories and bouncing kangaroos in the Preparatory School This week boys in the Preparatory School have had plenty of fun learning the art of didgeridoo playing as part of NAIDOC Week. read more Brown Bear inspires teddy bears’ picnic To celebrate the end of their exploration of the children’s book 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' by Michael Rosen our Pre-Primary boys recently hosted a Teddy Bears’ Picnic on the Walters Lawn. read more Christ Church assemblies go virtual The first of our virtual assemblies kicked off last week with boys in the Senior School enjoying them in their tutorial rooms. read more Remote learning – how have we done so far? Transitioning from face-to-face to remote learning comes with its challenges. Fortunately, the School was well placed to respond to the changing environment towards the end of Term 1. read more Gifted Awareness Week 2020 Last week saw boys in the Preparatory School engage in a fun-filled week of Gifted Awareness Week activities. read more Storytelling tradition lives on in the ELC Boys in our Early Learning Community (ELC) welcomed a recent visit by Principal Alan Jones, a tradition which has become warmly embraced since commencing in 2019. read more Overnight at the Perth Zoo Week 5 has certainly been ‘top of the charts’ for our Year 4s with an overnight stay and some extraordinary animal encounters at the Perth Zoo. read more Wildlife rehabilitation + product development Things 'got wild’ for our Year 6s last Friday as they got up close to some friendly native animals as part of their latest Innovation Space project. read more New boys and families receive a warm Christ Church welcome Christ Church was full of excitement last Friday with the welcoming of our 2020 students and parents at Orientation Day. read more Debating skills honed in the Prep School This year our Preparatory School engaged Western Australian Debating League’s Primary Development Program to introduce Years 5 and 6 students to the art of debating. read more Fantasy and adventure come to the Innovation Space The resurgence of ‘Dungeons and Dragons’ has been a welcome addition to the School’s after-school activity program with over 30 boys and girls gathering each week in the Preparatory School Innovation Space for a unique yet fun adventure. read more Global campaign inspires a love for outdoor learning “I want it to be Outdoor Classroom Day every day!” remarked one of our ELC boys after participating in Outdoor Classroom Day. The major global campaign... read more Year 4 students deliver special Mother’s Day pampering Our Year 4 mothers were treated to a very special afternoon tea in the Preparatory School. read more Indigenous art lights up Manjar Square Four amazing, unique indigenous art pieces have been unveiled in Manjar Square – the Preparatory School’s meeting place. read more Christ Church boys explore the nation’s capital Over 100 of our Year 6 boys are in Canberra this week as part of a five-day exploration and inquiry. read more Big questions lead to big discoveries in the ELC Class PPMW welcomed several parents last Friday to join in fun activities which revolved around two big questions; what do you like to do with your family, and do you have any family traditions? read more Official opening – our new Preparatory School Parents and members of our Preparatory School community joined celebrations this week for the grand opening of the new Preparatory School. read more ‘Mo and tacky’ fundraiser supports healthy habits Close to $1500 was raised through Forrest House’s recent annual fundraiser for Youth Focus. read more Mystery Skype – connecting classrooms around the globe An online video call from the unknown had our boys from 6SM intrigued this week as they were paired with an undisclosed source and challenged with the task of identifying and getting to know them. read more Storybooks make for morning of special bonding Lego, animals, games and emergency services were just some examples of book genres recently enjoyed by our Pre-Primary boys, thanks to the creativity of our Year 6s. read more Preparatory boys embrace nature’s outdoor classroom Boys from Pre-Primary to Year 2 recently took part in Outdoor Classroom Day, involving plenty of fun activities down at the School’s newly redeveloped river precinct. read more Preparatory boys give global citizenship a good run Over 480 boys in our Preparatory School gave their legs a good workout during this week’s Lapathon for the Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF). read more ‘Out of Africa’ with Valanga Khoza Our Year 6 boys were completely intrigued during a recent visit by storyteller and musician, Valanga Khoza. read more Preparatory boys unlock riddles and hidden treasures It’s been a week of celebrating Australian children’s literature with boys in our Preparatory School embracing Book Week with a fun line up of activities. read more Preparatory School goes red for Redkite A giant wave of red hit the shores of Christ Church last week with boys and teachers in the Preparatory School dressing up in their best red costumes for Redkite. read more Future problem solving on the global stage A team of boys from our Preparatory School recently returned from the United States where they competed in the Future Problem Solving Program International (FPSPI). read more World’s Greatest Shave 2018 In just over a week more than 50 brave boys from our Preparatory School will undergo a clean cut or have their hair coloured – in the name of Leukaemia. read more