Sterling West – Omaha, Council Bluffs

On Monday March 23rd, 2015, 14 elementary students from grades 3-6 from Omaha and Council Bluffs visited 2 nearby Care Homes to play their recorders and sing to the residents. The songs were all food/candy orientated and the students made their own candy “costumes” in Art Class. A booklet with the songs was handed out […]

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Argentine Walkathon 2014

Those living in Argentina face many unique challenges, which may be taken for granted in other countries. One challenge is obtaining the funding required to maintain a level of schooling on a par with other first world countries. In the Plymouth Brethren Community, this is achieved by the sacrifice of time and money by many […]

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Nathalia Students Raise Thousands for Heart Foundation

Jump Rope for Heart is a physical activity and fundraising program that schools in Australia have the opportunity to participate in each year. Students are sponsored to complete skipping rope challenges, and the money they raise is donated to The Heart Foundation. The eleven students in years 3-6 from the Glenvale Campus of Nathalia in country Victoria embraced […]

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CENTRE BON ACCUEIL

In 2014, Centre Bon Accueil in central France was bought as a Plymouth Brethren school to cater for over 100 students. The buildings, steeped in history, have required a lot of restoration. Read on to learn more:  HISTORY In 1835 the boarding school “Notre-Dame” was established just outside the town of Vienne. It belonged to […]

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MET Maitland Choir Visits Local Nursing Homes

Throughout the past year, the MET school at Maitland has put in countless hours establishing a school choir for the purpose of performances at nursing homes and community events.   Organised by a member of the senior school, the choir consists of three instrumental members, and thirty choral students. Rehearsals are regularly held during lunch […]

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