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Posted on 08 December 2016

OKA Japanese Excursion

OKA Japanese Excursion

On Tuesday 6th December the High Potential Japanese group of 5/6 students attended a cultural excursion to OKA Teppanyaki in Parap. The students experienced a variety of cultural foods including sushi with raw fish, tempura prawns and vegetable, rice, teriyaki chicken and stir fried vegetables. All students…

Posted on 01 December 2016

STANT Young Scientist Awards 2016

STANT Young Scientist Awards 2016

On Thursday 24th November, 2016 Durack School took out 16 prizes at the Scientific Awards and Presentation Night at Charles Darwin University. The night recognised the winners of two competitions, the Science Teachers Association of the Northern Territory who ran the Young Scientist Awards and Royal…

Posted on 23 November 2016

Careflight Visit

Careflight Visit

Janine Birch and Roxy Morton delivered an informative presentation to Transition to Year 6 classes last week. The students were shown videos of the work that Care Flight do when people in rural and remote areas are injured or in need of medical attention.  Janine described the aeroplanes and helicopters…

Posted on 21 November 2016

Toad Bust Term 4

Toad Bust Term 4

On Friday 11th November, 112 members of the Durack community came together to participate in our school’s Term 4 'Toad Bust'. 780 toads were caught, weighing a total of 58kg. The largest toad was 500g and we even got one with 5 legs!! Durack School would like to thank all those mums, dads,…

Posted on 17 November 2016

Spellathon

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You A HUGE thank you to all those students and their families who helped Durack School raise the wonderful amount of $13 261.20 We must also acknowledge our terrific sponsors from Darwin and Palmerston who donated all the prizes.Fulton Hogan, DarwinKerry’s Automotive GroupSpecsavers…

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Posted on 12 February 2018

Do you know Australia's brightest child?

Do you know Australia's brightest child?

SBS is searching for our most brilliant young minds. The broadcaster is looking for children aged between 7 and 12 years to participate in a competition series that celebrates the incredible talents of extraordinary children. Apply to SBS before early March.

Posted on 03 November 2017

Day for Daniel 2017

Day for Daniel 2017

Every year, Durack School recognises Day for Daniel, which is a National Day of Action, raising awareness of child safety, protection and prevention.On Friday October 27th, students wore red and took part in the activities which teach children how to 'Recognise, React and Report' unsafe situations.…

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