Five reasons why STEAM education is important

STEAM education

As the world continues to see technological advances permeate throughout all facets of life, it is more important than ever that young people are equipped with the skills to ensure they are ready for life after school and the world beyond. At Kingsway Christian College, students receive the opportunity to explore, in depth, STEAM (Science, […]

5 Essential Strategies for Managing Screen Time

Managing screen time

Managing screen time has become increasingly important in today’s digital age, where our children have become surrounded by various electronic devices. The consumption of digital content whether through TV, computer, phone or other means can quickly add up to a significant portion of your day if left unstructured. Excessive screen time can have negative impacts […]

School camps – Four valuable life skills your child will receive from their camp experience

Kingsway students snorkelling at camp

School camps provide students with the opportunity to learn and grow outside the classroom. Camps offer a unique experience that extends far beyond the curriculum, allowing students to engage in individual and group activities that are both challenging and motivating. Camps are designed to provide a safe and supportive environment where students can flourish and […]

Seven ways to build resilience in your child

Two school students showing resilience by abseiling on outdoor education school camp

Written by Mr Peter Burton, Principal Over the past two years I have had many conversations with parents and staff on the comparative resilience of children. Many children are able to rebound from a set-back, pick themselves up, dust themselves down and get back into things – it is one of the wonderful parts of […]

Managing exam stress – six simple tips to help support your teen

A Secondary school boy and girl doing work on a computer in information technology class

Exam time can be tough. The pressure to do well can often lead students to feel stressed, anxious and overwhelmed. They may experience a fear of failing or performance anxiety. This is a lot for a teen to manage and for many, can be mentally and emotionally exhausting. According to mental health service ReachOut, “A […]