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18 May Woodstock Coffee House

In pictures - Woodstock Coffee House This week saw Woodstock's first Coffee Night, where students gathered to share their personal stories, original poetry and acoustic music. The standard of performance was truly excellent, with a huge range of subject matter - from tales of facing and overcoming discrimination in New York, to broken...

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18 May Woodstock’s got talent

In pictures - Early and Middle Years Talent Show With singing, dancing, comedy and even a Punjabi-flavoured take on Roald Dahl's The Twits, our Early and Middle-Years students took to the stage on Friday to show what an extremely talented bunch they are. And in keeping with our guiding principle of walking...

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11 May JSB

Junior Senior Banquet - or JSB - is Woodstock School's prom night, a chance for Grades 11 and 12 to have fun and enjoy while Grade 10 deals with all the logistics (safe in the knowledge that next year they'll be the ones who get to sit back and relax!). [gallery...

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26 Apr Spring Concerts – in pictures

Our Spring Concerts celebrate the amazing musical talent Woodstock students possess and what can be achieved with hard work and dedication. This year's concert season runs until Friday 27 April - you can watch the performances live and catch-up on any you've missed on our livestream. [gallery size="full" columns="1" link="file" ids="29555,29545,29601,29546,29598,29550,29583,29558,29553,29600,29562,29552,29549,29561,29556,29547,29590,29595,29557,29587,29589,29554,29551,29604,29559,29584,29560,29597,29585,29586,29603,29588,29591,29592,29594,29596,29599,29602"]  ...

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25 Apr Power to change the world

On Sunday, April 15, the Centre for Imagination hosted renowned environmental engineer, physicist, and co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) Amory Lovins. Lovins has led a 40-year career in the environmental industry, both as a consultant for profitable innovations but also in the public sector as a soft energy...

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16 Mar Crossfit for purpose

[gallery link="file" size="large" columns="1" ids="29191,29190,29166,29171,29182,29164,29183,29181"] Students have been pushing their fitness to the limits with the help of local instructors. Crossfit, put simply, is a combination of strength and cardiovascular muscular training at high intensity for 20-45 minutes. Steve Luukkonen, Head of PE and Health at Woodstock, drafted in support from Crossfit,...

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20 Nov The Get Down

Students take a leading role in this week's Fall performance in more ways than one. Senior Subho adapted The Get Down from the TV series of the same name exclusively for Woodstock, eleventh grader Khushi choreographed the dancing, and drama and dance teacher Mr Heera has been ably supported by assistant directors Egor and Idika. And...

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09 Nov Satish Kumar – Eight thousand miles for peace

Activist and editor Satish Kumar made a big impression on Centre for Imagination intern Shatakshi Kabi.   Fifty-five years ago, when the echo of a nuclear test had become a recurrent experience in the world, two friends, 25 and 26 years old, started walking. Penniless and vegetarian, they walked for more than 8,000 miles to the capitals of...

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27 Oct Dhana disability resource centre reopens

For the past five years, Woodstock middle years students have visited the Samvedna Disability Resource Centre at Village Dhana on a weekly basis to interact with children with mental and physical disabilities. This is a wonderful opportunity for our students to gain an understanding about different kinds of developmental difficulties and how appropriate...

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