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26 11, 2018

Tiny house project gets Steiner student through year 12 and on the road

Ella Saul isn't your average year 12 graduate. She didn't spend her final year at high school cramming for a gruelling series of exams, or aiming for an impressive university entrance ranking. Instead the 18-year-old, from Newcastle in New South Wales, spent her last year of school doing a combination of self-directed learning, completing open [...]

15 11, 2018

Congratulations to Linuwel Schools Graduates Class Y12 2018

The audiences in attendance at the two evenings when the individual students presented their Major Projects and spoke to their 3,000 word dissertations were in awe of these young adults. The qualities of initiative, creativity, imagination and tenacity along with their individual skill sets and capacity forself-reflection permeated each of their projects. These [...]

26 10, 2018

2019 School Calendar and Recipe Fundraiser

Linuwel has drawn on the creative talents of their student and parent body to create a fundraiser that will have you ‘cooking around the calendar’. They have whipped up the perfect combination, a 12-month calendar that includes seasonal recipes for meals, snacks and desserts. All recipes were sourced from the schools’ parent body and as [...]

17 09, 2018

Zachary Crawford

Five years on… I left Linuwel in 2013, which ended one of the best experiences of my life. From Linuwel I went on to pursue year 11 and 12 at Saint Mary’s in Maitland with the hopes of graduating and studying History and Archaeology at University, which had been my plan since year 7 at [...]

14 09, 2018

Snapshot of Steiner Schools 2018

With an aim to create a cohesive, evidence- informed narrative on why Steiner Education works, Steiner Education Australia undertook a national survey of stakeholders in Steiner Education in Australia earlier this year. With over 3,000 participants, including a good number from Linuwel School’s community, engaging with the survey over a four- week period, a springboard [...]

27 08, 2018

Benjamin Pettit

My schooling life began at Linuwel in the Kindergarten. Linuwel School’s strong emphasis on the integration of visual art, dance, drama and music along with the way in which stories were used to shape and teach students has nurtured in me a true appreciation for the power of storytelling. Thus, when I graduated from the [...]

13 08, 2018

Anthony Ford

El Capitan (2,308m) is a vertical rock face in Yosemite National Park in California and one of our exstudents summited the sheer, granite rock faces several years ago with careful preparation but no former experience. This sums up Anthony Ford’s sense of adventure and thirst for physically challenging exploits which he has engaged in all [...]

26 07, 2018

Marguerite Pettit

In kindergarten we all sat around a big red rug taking it in turns to tell our news. Our enthusiastic teacher graciously listened as many of us repeated that we had each seen a rainbow lorikeet that morning. Despite some obvious similarities each of our stories were important. In first class we put on a [...]

4 06, 2018

Indigenous Engagement

We are very proud to announce that Linuwel School’s Reconciliation Action Plan has been reviewed, finalised and published on the Narragunnawali platform. This establishes that as a community, we care about the nature of our relationship with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and of our relationship to Country. The school sees [...]

3 05, 2018

Zachary Kesby

As a timid yet inquisitive 5-year-old, I arrived for my first day at Linuwel anxiously anticipating what was to come. Meeting Margaret, new friends who are still friends to this day and seeing, for the first time, the big red kindy rug which would come to represent everything safe, [...]

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