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“Connection” IB Visual Arts Exhibition 2019



“Connection”  IB Visual Arts Exhibition 2019

“Connection” IB Visual Arts Exhibition 2019 03 – 27 October 2019   St Heliers Street Gallery Cam’s Kiosk – Abbotsford Convent  1 St Helliers Street, Abbotsford Melbourne   Official Opening: Friday, 11 October 4pm – 6pm RSVP: reception@sophiamundi.vic.edu.au

National Reconciliation Week in Nature Playgroup



National Reconciliation Week in Nature Playgroup

As part of the National Reconciliation Week, in Friday Nature Playgroup we started our morning with a cup of warming lemon myrtle tea and we shared a story about little a grey possum. As a group we sang Inanay Capuana (in the Yorta Yorta language) and the children loved calling out ‘Choo’ at the end. […]

Waldorf 100 – “Becoming” (short film)



Waldorf 100 – “Becoming” (short film)

Produced  on the occasion of the centenary of Waldorf Education under the direction of the award-winning Californian documentary filmmaker Paul Zehrer, “Becoming” is the third film in a series of short films which provide an insight into the inclusive diversity of Waldorf Education under the most diverse cultural, social, religious and economic conditions around the […]

Navigating the Cyber World



Navigating the Cyber World

Cyber Safety Evening Tuesday, 7 May      7-8.30pm, School Hall Class 7-10 are exploring issues in the cyber realm, and how to navigate this world safely and with critical thinking. We are having a presentation from Tony Brewin, the Youth Resource Officer from the Fitzroy Police, to feed into the conversation, looking at issues of […]

Sophia Mundi hosts the Yarra/Darebin Wellbeing Network Meeting



Sophia Mundi hosts the Yarra/Darebin Wellbeing Network Meeting

In late March, Sophia Mundi hosted the inaugural Yarra/Darebin Wellbeing Network Meeting initiated to focus youth engagement and capacity building for professionals working with youth who live, work, or play in our municipalities. This networking is facilitated by School Focused Youth Service, Berry Street, and myself (representing Sophia Mundi Steiner School). Representatives at this symposium included: Wellbeing […]

2019 Student Residential Address Collection



2019 Student Residential Address Collection

On 20 September 2018 the Australian Government announced that it will implement a new methodology used in the calculation of the Commonwealth’s needs-based funding arrangements for non-government schools.  As part of this implementation, the Australian Government’s Department of Education and Training will shortly be undertaking the 2019 Student Residential Address Collection. As a parent/guardian you […]

Recent Changes to Sophia Mundi Steiner School Board Composition



Recent Changes to Sophia Mundi Steiner School Board Composition

Dear Sophia Mundi Community, On behalf of the Sophia Mundi Board, I’d like to update you on some recent changes in the Board’s composition. Over 2018, we have farewelled three long term Board members: Eleni Kondos, Robin Power and Emrys Nekvapil. These members have served the Board and the school community with determination and industriousness, […]

The Gabriel Talks – 2018 program: ‘Wholistic Family Life: eight workshops.’



The Gabriel Talks – 2018 program: ‘Wholistic Family Life: eight workshops.’

The Gabriel Talks enter their 14th year with the presentation of a Parent Education Program offered in terms 3 and 4. There is no charge to join this program, however interested participants are asked to commit to the entire course. The program of talks offers an opportunity to explore the life of the young child, and […]

Lantern Festival – 4 May 2018



Lantern Festival – 4 May 2018

Please join us at the Lantern Festival! At 5:30pm on the evening of Friday 4 May 2018,  Sophia Mundi Steiner School’s primary classes and parents will gather with their teachers to celebrate the Lantern Festival. Class carers are organising soup and bread to be shared (BYO mugs and spoons). After the meal we will gather […]

Harvest Food Collection



Harvest Food Collection

Leading up to the Harvest festival on the last day of Term, we are collecting food for the Asylum Seekers Resource Centre (ASRC). Please continue to bring in your food donations – we appreciate your generosity! Some Urgent Essentials are: Basmati rice; Biscuits – sweet and savoury; Cornflakes, Rice Bubbles and Cereals; Honey; Jam and Peanut Butter; […]