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  • Mar 27, 2017

It’s a frog’s life at St Nicholas!

In the Creative Cubs Room we have been exploring the life cycles of various animals, including frogs. 

  • Mar 27, 2017

Harmony Day: Everyone belongs

On Tuesday, the children of St Nicholas celebrated Harmony Day. The theme this year was ‘Everyone belongs’.

  • Mar 27, 2017

Angels at large

The Angels have really taken an interest in the outdoor environment!

  • Mar 23, 2017

Taking an active role in caring for our environment

Children in the Moane Room have been exploring an interest in cars, garbage trucks and recycling. What began as role play, ‘being the garbage collector’, soon turned into an elaborate learning experience involving many children.

  • Mar 16, 2017

A fresh perspective on child care

Emily Skehan is an Early Childhood Educator in the Yunung Room where she cares for children aged 20 months to 2.5 years at St Nicholas, Newcastle West.

  • Mar 13, 2017

St Nicholas Busy Builders

The children in the Yunung room have been investigating an interest in construction and vehicles over the past week.

  • Mar 07, 2017

Clean Up Australia Day

On our first adventure walk last week, Oliver and Caleb noticed rubbish on the ground and told us that we needed to pick it up. Their interest in keeping our environment clean led us to participating on 2 March in the national "Clean Up Australia Day" initiative

  • Mar 02, 2017

What do your children eat when they’re at St Nicholas?

All our meals are nutritionally balanced and prepared fresh daily. The St Nicholas menu runs over 8 weeks and offers a balanced mix of red and white meat, fish and vegetarian dishes, based on the ‘Good for Kids, Good for Life’ Healthy Eating Guidelines.