Principal's Blog

All my friends use social media, so why can’t I?

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It was inevitable that this day would come – the day your daughter tells you that she wants to get …

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Less Snapchat, more talking

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When was the last time you saw your teenager without her mobile phone? Come to think of it, when was …

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Parenting through the HSC

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The best path between two points is not always the most direct one. The journey can be curly, bumpy, disrupted …

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The power of one-on-one coaching conversations

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Picture the following scene. Your daughter tells her mathematics teacher, “I’m really struggling with algebra.” Her teacher responds with, “I’ll …

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Learning that lasts a lifetime

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Once upon a time, but not too long ago, learning looked like this: Compliant children sat in neat rows and …

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How to encourage healthy friendships

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Close your eyes next time you’re at Pymble, and you’ll hear what friendship sounds like. It’s belly laughs and squeals …

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How to have “The Online Talk”

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I wish I could say I was shocked to see the news about the police investigation into a pornographic website …

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How to know when your daughter needs your help

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We’ve come a long way in terms of understanding the vital role mental health plays in raising healthy, confident and …

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