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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; […]

Annual Community Pizza Evening



Annual Community Pizza Evening

We welcomed many current and new families and friends to the annual sunset Community Pizza Evening on Friday, 16 February. Preparing and baking over 100 pizzas is quite a challenge but typically the process was handled with joyful ease! Thanks to everyone involved in this fun event.

Pancakes and Fun on Shrove Tuesday



Pancakes and Fun on Shrove Tuesday

There was a lot of fun and laughter at the School with the celebration of Shrove Tuesday, traditionally a day of excess eating prior to the abstinence of Lent. Also known as Pancake Day, it was celebrated with races for each class, singing, dancing and of course, pancake-making and eating. Thanks to Sophia Mundi’s Class […]

New Students enjoy School Experience



New Students enjoy School Experience

New students Hector and Violetta Capanni are settling into Sophia Mundi Steiner School, and mum Anna Foley and dad Andrea Capanni couldn’t be happier. An artist by profession and a connector at heart, Anna was initially attracted to Steiner Education when she experienced Sophia Mundi’s connection to beauty, creativity and music. Anna has lauded the […]