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  • Jul 07, 2017

A celebration of NAIDOC week at St Nicholas Early Education

The 2017 theme ‘Our Languages matter’ aims to celebrate the essential role that Indigenous languages play in both cultural identity, linking people to their land and water, and in the transmission of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, spirituality and rites, through story and song.

  • Jun 15, 2017

Exceedingly good result for St Nicholas Early Education!

St Nicholas Early Education Newcastle West has recently undertaken its first quality Assessment and Rating review by the Department of Education.

  • May 26, 2017

The cow tripped over the moon

St Nicholas Newcastle West participated in National Simultaneous Storytime.

  • May 25, 2017

Skidamirink a lot!

Last Friday, St Nicholas Newcastle West celebrated Mother’s Day with afternoon tea.

  • May 23, 2017

French discovery

This year the Learning Lions have had the opportunity to learn French through our ELLA program.

  • May 22, 2017

Thank you for keeping our community safe

As part of our community involvement, the Learning Lions were proud to show their support for our local SES volunteers on their national WOW Day on 10 May.

  • May 10, 2017

Learning the hundred languages

On Wednesday 3 May, Teachers and Educators from St Nicholas Newcastle West and Singleton had our annual professional development day. We all made our way to the lovely Crowne Plaza in the Hunter Valley for our training in Reggio Emilia.

  • May 09, 2017

Reflecting on the image of the child

For the educators of St Nicholas Early Education, a day to come together at the Crowne Plaza in the Hunter Valley as an entire agency to think, share, question and explore new ideas was too good an opportunity to pass up.  The guest speaker at the first ever full day of professional learning was Kirsty Liljegren, consultant and lecturer of Reggio Emilia and the Teaching Director of Cornish College Early Learning Centre in Victoria.