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We asked our faculty and students what they think about life at Waverley. Discover the conversations they've had and the articles they've written by exploring the posts below.

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The Happy Happy Fun Time Show

OnSTAGE Annual NSW HSC Drama Showcase

OnSTAGE is an annual showcase of the best of NSW HSC Drama performance.

Getting kids off screens and into books

How can we encourage kids to put away the devices and instead pick up books?

The New Learning Hub

We interviewed Natasha to get an insight into the vision behind the new design and an update on how the changes are being received.

A community-minded approach to surf life saving

Surf Life Saving Australia's 'Lifeguard' magazine's recently published article by Head of Geography, Adam Wallington.

Debating at Waverley

The Year 10 debating team and their coaches, Andrew Andrews and Cassandra Hill, talk about what debating can do for students.

Marine Studies: insight into our oceans

Science teacher, Keith Gawman, discusses the new Marine Studies course and the importance of conserving our oceans with two of his students.

What a difference Years 5 & 6 make

At our Junior School, the transition to being a high school student is smoothed, minds are challenged and a Senior School place guaranteed.

Liberating students’ potential: learning support

Head of Learning Support, David Parnell, discusses the benefits of the program he runs, with students Joshua Bale and Joel Ellis.

Boy Student in classroom with arm raised

Liberating students’ potential: higher-level learning

Our Heads of Department discuss motivating students to reach higher levels of learning with Elizabeth Watson, our Director of Learning

Physical Theatre: the art of expressivity

Alison Jinga (Head of Drama) and students discuss skills development and personal growth they experienced while studying Physical Theatre

Teacher in front of whiteboard teaching Spanish

What can learning languages do for students?

Suzanne Richards, Head of Languages, discusses language learning with students from Years 10 and 11

10 reasons to switch schools in Year 5

How do you decide whether moving schools at the end of Year 4 is right for your son?

Work Education at Waverley

Joshua Bale, Year 10, and Joel Ellis, Year 11, talk to the Head of Learning Support about why they found Work Education so valuable.

Religious Education and academic life

Our Head of Religious Education, Martina Cooper, discusses the role of the Catholic faith in College life.

Quality Teaching

Professor Donna Cross speaks with Westley Field, Director of Learning Innovation

Student Wellbeing

Professor Donna Cross speaks with Westley Field, Director of Learning Innovation