28 11, 2018


Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 NSW Parents Council Awards for Excellence! ​ 2018 Award for Excellence - Parent : Kay White (Trinity Grammar School) 2018 Award for Excellence - Teacher : Diana Scott & Zoe Ambler (Linuwel School) 2018 Award for Excellence - Principal : Deryn Smyth (PLC, Sydney) 2018 Award for Excellence [...]

26 11, 2018

Steiner school celebrates first year 12 graduating class

Ms Saul is among the first cohort of year 12 students to graduate from a Steiner school in the Hunter Valley town of Maitland. The Linuwel School has just been registered by the New South Wales Education Standards Authority (NESA) as a school that does not participate in the Higher School Certificate. So students will [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

4 04, 2018

Autumn Games 2018

A successful seasonal celebration was enjoyed by all! Walka Water Works was once again full of the colour and laughter of Linuwel children as we celebrated Autumn with our annual Autumn games day. The festivities began with the Kindergarten children proudly speaking their ‘Welcome to Country’ morning verse before the whole school walked together [...]

4 04, 2018

Linuwel Students Represent Australia at the 2018 FerMUN Conference

The FerMUN is a “mock" United Nations Conference specifically designed for high school students, hosted in the United Nations in Geneva. The recommendations from the annual 3-day FerMUN Conference are tabled with the main UN board. Like the UN, FerMUN is a trilingual conference (English, Spanish, French). It is highly desirable for [...]

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