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The tri-school battle for the planet

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The tri-school battle for the planet

The premiere of ABC ME’s Project Planet will feature the sustainability stars of Berry Springs Primary School in a national challenge to transform schools’ eco-wastelands into eco-wonder worlds.

Food for thought in Gapuwiyak

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Food for thought in Gapuwiyak

To reinforce the benefits of eating fruit and vegetables, 100 Gapuwiyak School students have created 3D food art and enjoyed the inaugural Healthy Canteen Day.

Gapuwiyak School celebrates its 6th cultural festival

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Gapuwiyak School celebrates its 6th cultural festival

Each school term, the staff and students of Gapuwiyak School join the wider community to celebrate different aspects of Yolngu culture.

Literacy teaching strategies explored at national conference

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Literacy teaching strategies explored at national conference

Literacy was the focus of a recent national conference, hosted in Perth by the Australian Literacy Educators’ Association and the Australian Association for the Teaching of Education.

Centralian student wins place at Sydney soccer showdown

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Centralian student wins place at Sydney soccer showdown

Soccer aficionado Aarya Pratap shone at the mid-June School Sport NT Championships in Darwin. A Yulara School student, and member of the 12 years and under team, Aarya demonstrated his mastery of the game at the two-day football fixture.

Keeping our native fauna safe

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Keeping our native fauna safe

Secondary students from the Territory’s Watiyawanu School, and Kiwirrkurra in Western Australia, last week visited Newhaven Reserve 360 kms west of Alice Springs to learn how to protect fauna from feral predators.

Students’ sojourn builds language proficiency

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Students’ sojourn builds language proficiency

A trip to Japan has been an exciting and educational adventure for 11 students studying Japanese at the Alice Springs Language Centre.

Warriors win silver for sustainability

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Warriors win silver for sustainability

Parap Primary School is the first Territory school to claim the Eco-Schools Australia Silver Award, a testament to its dedication to environmental education and the ethos of resource sustainability.

Coffee in East Arnhem Land

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Coffee in East Arnhem Land

A remote café has become an excellent training facility for Gapuwiyak High School students.

Clyde Fenton’s eye arresting chooks to feature at local show

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Clyde Fenton’s eye arresting chooks to feature at local show

Young artists from Clyde Fenton Primary School have been sculpting papier mâché chickens in an eight-week project preceding the Katherine Show.