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The most important part about becoming braver lies in understanding that you are seeking to become brave not to become perfect. Often we think – I’m afraid to try that because I might not succeed – we are often so fearful of failure that we can’t be brave. The key to being brave is understanding…Read More
At the end of last term, Principal Mrs Maryanne Davis addressed the girls about leadership and had the following to say. Today is “thank the leaders day”. Thank you to Amy Aroney and all of the Year 12 and Year 11 prefects. They have done a wonderful job this year and I thank you. But…Read More
November 16, 2017 Migrant parents who “came to Australia with nothing” enabled Danebank Prefect Stephanie Sekulovska (Year 12, 2018) to “recognise my privilege and understand how fortunate I am”. This motivation and the fact that she is ambitious with a passion for the community, led to Stephanie recently receiving a Youth Volunteer Achievement Award…Read More
STEM Mentoring Program Year 4-8 students explore real-world problems and solutions in STEM program There have been many exciting developments in Science, Technology, Maths and Engineering recently and a select group of Danebank students have been engaging with these issues in a program designed to explore innovative design solutions to big picture problems. Twenty girls…Read More
Digital sabotage: Screen time disrupts our internal body clock and suppresses sleep.
November 23, 2017
Digital media is increasingly pervasive throughout society, including in the bedtime routines of children. Many parents believe that watching a video or playing a computer game before bedtime is calming but, in fact, these activities may have the opposite effect.