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.
Danebank Coronavirus steps
We are following the steps as outlined by the Prime Minister and NSW Premier. We are consistently communicating with our Danebank community and keeping them informed via email and iDanenet.
From our Principal
Increased expectations around student academic achievement and the aspirations of girls have occurred along with a significant increase in complex mental health and wellbeing concerns for young women. The Danebank Approach to Learning is how we have responded to these challenges through a comprehensive strategic leadership response involving extensive community consultation and academic partnerships. Danebank…Read More
On Safer Internet Day, our teachers used the opportunity to again remind our students of their responsibility to keep themselves and others safe online. While the internet is an amazing resource that we all use every day, it also has a darker side. As parents, it is important that we continue to educate ourselves, our…Read More
Through the pandemic, Danebank students have reaped the benefits of our teachers’ successful adaptation of their teaching methods and material, to provide innovative, creative and exciting alternatives for our girls from a distance. An example is when Junior School Digital Learning Innovator, Mrs Corrie Bourke, identified that the girls needed more engagement and hands-on STEAM…Read More
ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder, affecting one in 20 Australians. However it is frequently misunderstood and there continues to be lots of myths surrounding ADHD that cause pain and perpetuate stigma. The aim of ADHD month is to disseminate reliable information, generate awareness and empower those living with ADHD. What ADHD…Read More
“Curiouser and curiouser!” We are so excited about this year’s school production Alice in Wonderland. You’re sure to be kept entertained with its fantastical tales and riddles! Two shows only Friday 28 and Saturday 29 February. Tickets on Sale now at www.trybooking.com/biedgRead More
Not getting enough sleep is associated with a range of physical and mental health problems that can interfere with current health and functioning, and have consequences for health and wellbeing later in life, according to Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC)*. Poor quality or insufficient sleep can affect young…Read More
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