Live each day at Abbotsleigh
Boarders are encouraged to cook and create - just as they would at home
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While there is always something to do, there is also time to relax in the boarding houses
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All Senior School students are issued
with a laptop as part of Abbotsleigh's
IT Access program
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Laptops are used as a learning tool to enhance
research, collaboration and engagement
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Girls enjoy a broad spectrum of artistic media to enhance their
understanding of art
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Boarders head to the Dining Room for breakfast and dinner
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Boarding Coordinators in each house ensure the safety and wellbeing of all the girls
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Boarders participate in activities and sports after school but must always sign in and out
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Independence is encouraged in travelling to school and the new, dedicated bus service covers a broad area of Sydney
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Children have the freedom to explore and play in a stimulating environment
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Our ELC playground features a huge sand pit, hills to climb, bike tracks, play equipment and chooks!
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Our equestiran team competes at the Coonabarabran Expo every year, as well as other events
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Girls can participate in many orchestras and ensembles
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There are many opportunities to perform throughout the year
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The gallery holds regular talks and classes for adults
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The gallery contains studios for student and adult workshops
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Learning is always fun in the ELC
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Infants classrooms are bright, flexible learning spaces encouraging creativity and critical thinking
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Junior School music classes find the musician in every girl
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Creative elements in the Junior School playground encourage active play
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Chess in the playground is a popular lunchtime activity
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A wide range of clubs and activities at lunchtimes and after school cater for all interests
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The Junior School Houses are named after early explorers: Blaxland, Lawson, Macquarie, Sturt and Wentworth
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Junior School girls participate in a range of sports developing fun, fitness and team spirit
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The Infants and Primary Choirs ensure that all girls in the Junior School from Kindergarten to Year 6 present choral items in assembly, chapel and at a variety of school functions
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Every student is encouraged to find the music within themselves
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The Junior School library offers expansive and exciting choices for young readers
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Parents can borrow from the Junior School collection, which includes a parenting section
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Annual musical productions in the Junior School allow for great student participation
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Great skills are learnt for those who participate behind the scenes bringing productions to the stage
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80 minute periods in the Senior School allow time to explore subjects in depth
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The senior boarding house is purpose built and designed to provide an as home-like experience as possible
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Our boarders develop friends for life
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Girls take pride in wearing a uniform that includes elements from its 130 year history
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Large scale musicals encourage participation in all aspects of production
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Girls enjoy recess in the School's expansive grounds
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Classes are divided into four 80 minute periods per day
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Years 11 and 12 students are based
in the purpose built Senior Studies Centre
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Girls can explore and experiment in our
purpose built science lab classrooms
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Competitive and social teams provide fun and fitness for girls in sports at all levels
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Riding scooters during recess and lunch is a popular activity
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A wide range of cocurricular activities is organised through AbbSchool
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Cocurricular lessons can be arranged before or after school, or at lunchtimes
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Our Transition program for girls recognises the importance of the formative years in children’s development
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