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Danebank is a vibrant school environment where we focus on, celebrate and support our students and community. Most of our news feature on our Facebook Page, so please follow us there. We also feature news and insights from our staff and students in the Danebank Blog and Latest Posts and External Insights* below.

Mr Philip Bell, Chairman of the Anglican School Corporation, and Dr Richard Sharp, Chairman of the Danebank School Council,  this morning announced the appointment of Dr Emma Burgess to take up the position of Principal of Danebank, starting January 2020.

Please click here to read the full announcement of Dr Burgess' appointment.

Dr Emma Burgess announced as new Principal Danebank Anglican School for Girls

From our Principal

Farewell Class of 2019

October 18, 2019

It is a sad time in so many ways: You will no longer see your Danebank friends – your Danebank sisters – every day. They are precious to you. They are your other family. You will miss the lessons where you spend time dissecting the positive and negatives of the boys at the station or youth…

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Heart for service and making Ut Prosim a practical reality

September 4, 2019

Victoria Z a Year 11 student, recently spoke at assembly about her wonderful and fulfilling experience working with St John Ambulance. Victoria joined St John in February 2018 as she was contemplating pursuing a career in paramedicine or nursing and knew joining St John would provide some valuable experiences. Since joining, she has been through…

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Choose Maths!

August 23, 2019

The CHOOSE MATHS Student Awards celebrate mathematical achievement, creativity and excellence in Australian schools. The awards encourage students to get creative as they step beyond the classroom to bring their understanding of mathematics to life on film. Some of our accelerated maths students recently entered the Choose Maths Competition where they had to make a…

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2019 HSC ENCORE performance nomination

October 1, 2019

We are immensely proud of Alice W who has been acknowledged for her magnificent musical talents by being nominated for this years’ ENCORE performance, a selection of performances and compositions from HSC Music students. What an achievement! Alice is passionate about music, and plans to continue her education at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music next…

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Danebank girls place in the top 4 at the Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award

September 19, 2019

Congratulations to Madeleine Olney and Nicola Poulos in Year 10, who have recently placed in the top four at the annual 2019 ZONTA International Young Women in Public Affairs Awards*.  Nicola was awarded highly commended and Maddie as runner up. These results are impressive enough, but even more thrilling is that they were two of…

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External Insights*

Making friends is a skill that lasts forever

October 10, 2019

Making friends at school can be just as important as learning your times tables or when to use there, their or they’re! Learning how to make friends as a child, is a skill you will use forever. While we can’t make friends for our children, we can give them some direction and teach them skills…

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Stranger Danger – teaching your child what to do

September 12, 2019

The phrase ‘stranger danger’ has been around for many years, and now is even more relevant with both physical and cyber strangers to be wary of. Teaching our kids how to make good decisions when they are in unfamiliar situations can help them to avoid trouble and danger. This week the St George Youth Liaison…

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