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The Shuttle

The Shuttle is Abbotsleigh's weekly newsletter. Click on the links below to download a pdf.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Around Abbotsleigh

Around Abbotsleigh is the School's magazine, which brings together and showcases news and events of the School, Old Girls and wider Abbotsleigh community.

Click on the links below to read the latest issues.







While most current families, past parents and Old Girls receive Around Abbotsleigh electronically, the publication is also published in hard copy.

If you would like to change the way you receive Around Abbotsleigh, please email Fenny Setianingsih.


News and events

Abbotsleigh is a vibrant and busy place.

Our news and events section keeps you up to date with what's going on. 

Share in our joys. Take part in our events.

Visit often – we don't want you to miss a thing.

Cool-WEB
Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls Little Green Idea – Keep Your Cool This Summer
How can we keep cool without racking up financial and ecological debt?
29 Nov 2019   

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Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Buy From the Bush
Find out how to do your Christmas shopping online, and help support our boarder communities.
22 Nov 2019   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls ARTEMIS Winners at FLL Sydney Regional
It was mission accomplished for our Years 7 and 8 teams at this exciting event.
15 Nov 2019   

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Junior School | Senior College | Boarding Boarders Sharing Drought Experiences with Year 5
Year 11 boarders shared their personal experiences with the drought in rural Australia with Year 5 this week.
1 Nov 2019   

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Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding R U OK?
Thursday marked national R U OK? Day. Our girls learned that a simple conversation can make such a difference.
13 Sep 2019   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Sorting Our Rubbish
By pausing before tossing we can all do our bit.
15 Aug 2019   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls A Marvel-lous Day
Microsoft held the international launch of Captain Marvel-themed STEAM workshops for girls at their Sydney flagship store – and Abbotsleigh was there. ...
7 Mar 2019   

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Senior College | Boarding Meet Vic
A wet nose and a wagging tail are helping our newest boarders settle in.
8 Feb 2019   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls Grace Cossington Smith art award 2018
Selected from a shortlist of 37 artists, the winners of the three Grace Cossington Smith art awards were recently announced.
9 Nov 2018   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls | Giving | History For those whose futures never unfolded
Abbotsleigh's crocheters and knitters have contributed to the beautiful poppy installation at the Australian War Memorial.
9 Nov 2018   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls A letter from the Headmistress
I am very aware of the distress that my support of the Open Letter to Parliament has caused among members of our community.
6 Nov 2018   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Parent Code of Conduct
Making positive choices contributes to a real sense of safety and belonging for our daughters and our community.
21 Sep 2018   

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Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Trundle Public School’s latest recruit
Ajax, our former Guide Dog puppy, is winning hearts as a Pets As Therapy Dog way out west.
7 Sep 2018   

Drought7-WEB
Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Relief for our country families
Abbotsleigh is dedicated to supporting our boarding community.
14 Aug 2018   

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Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | Old Girls Because of her, we can: NAIDOC Week at Abbotsleigh
Abbotsleigh celebrated NAIDOC Week with some very special visitors and their stories.
3 Aug 2018   

GLOW2018-WEB
Early Learning | Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding A hugely successful GLOW
Each year, our spectacular GLOW Festival gets bigger, better and brighter!
28 Jun 2018   

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Boarding A wonderful weekend in boarding
We all know boarding is fun, but the first weekend back the term was even more so.
9 May 2018   

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Boarding Farewell to our beloved Head of Boarding
The boarding school held a joyous (and tearful) farewell to celebrate the leadership of Rochelle Wiley.
4 May 2018   

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Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Come and see our chooks at the Easter Show
Abbotsleigh's Ag Club has been busy raising broiler chickens and Light Sussex hens in preparation for the Sydney Royal Easter Show.
21 Mar 2018   

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Boarding Sparking joy in the Year of the Dog
Our boarders have taken part in an art installation for the Chinese New Year Festival in partnership with Guide Dogs NSW/ACT.
16 Feb 2018   

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Pool Fun
Boarding The best thing about boarding
In celebration of National Boarding Week, our Year 11 Abbotsleigh Boarder Council write on the best aspects about being boarders.
19 May 2017   

Category tag: Boarding
Read1-WEB
Boarding Habitual kindness in the boarding community
Over the past few weeks, the Boarding School has been learning about the value of making kind interactions a habit.
31 Aug 2017   

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Reconciliation week
Middle School | Senior College | Boarding National Reconciliation Week
Headmistress Megan Krimmer reflects on the School's activities this week to commemorate National Sorry Day on 26 May and National Reconcilation Week.
1 Jun 2017   

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Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Benefits of an all-girls education
The latest research that shows why girls engage better in an all-girls' school.
28 Jun 2016   

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Junior School | Middle School | Senior College | Boarding | History No place like home
New President of the Abbotsleigh Parents' Association Kathy Campbell returns to very familiar ground.
17 Feb 2017   

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Senior College | Boarding Embrace Global
Abbotsleigh's 'Embrace Global' is a support group for international students or students whose families live globally.
10 Feb 2017   

Category tag: Senior College | Boarding
Glow festival
Middle School | Senior College | Boarding Glowing reviews
The lights were positively on at Abbotsleigh from 15 June until 9 July, with the Incandescence light show and Abbotsleigh GLOW festival.
28 Jun 2016