The Head of Senior School welcome address

I write to you today with great excitement and gratitude. As the 2024 school year has commenced, I am honoured and privileged to have assumed the role of Acting Head of Senior School. The opportunity to serve as the Head of Senior School comes with great responsibility, and I am committed to ensuring that our…

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Learner Profile Days

As I stood at the gate this morning, I was excited to see how much our students had grown over the holiday, and to see our first Learner Profile Days come to life; our first-ever Learner Profile Days, from ELC to Year 6. These days complement our TKS Three Journeys, bringing them to life and…

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2023 VCE results

Today we celebrate the results of our Class of 2023. Completing their early years in Senior School during a three-year long pandemic, with multiple periods of remote learning; our students faced challenges and disappointments and yet they continued to thrive, upholding the TKS tradition of exceptional academic outcomes supported by the framework of holistic programs….

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2023 draws to a close

As the final days of 2023 draw to a close, we have taken the time to reflect on the year that was and all that was achieved. The theme for our Presentation Night event this year was, Dream, Believe, Achieve and I cannot think of a more fitting theme to sum up the accomplishments of this wonderful community…

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The TKS Community Comes Together

The last week and a bit has seen the TKS Community in action at its inimitable best. The Twilight Festival last Friday presents a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the year that has been while thinking of others and contributing positively to the wider community through the Giving Tree Appeal. While the weather gods were clearly…

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Celebrating Diwali

As I reflect on this year’s TKS theme of #ProudToBelong, I think about our School community and its rich cultural diversity, an attribute that we hold with great pride in the Junior School. This week, we come together to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, an occasion of profound significance for many of our students…

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The Nest – a year in review

Over the past two years, our School has undergone a significant transformation in the way we deliver resources, content, and information, thanks to the implementation of The Nest. We want to take a moment to share with you the numerous benefits this system has brought to our School community and to inform you about our plans for…

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Exciting STEM Developments

If you’ve recently driven down the School driveway, you may have noticed a beautiful transformation: our garden beds are now bursting with colourful flowers and bountiful vegetables. But these gardens represent just a fraction of the exciting learning experiences taking place in our Junior School under the expansive umbrella of STEM, orchestrated by our Design…

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Dream, Believe, Achieve

What an amazing theme for Tuesday night’s Presentation Night! The flagship event of The Knox School celebrated the achievements of students, acknowledged the fantastic opportunities available at the School and commemorated the strong sense of belonging of the community. It was a fabulous night that firmly cemented #proudtobelong. The three words – Dream, Believe, Achieve…

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Focus on the tides and not just the waves

It is fair to say that this term began in such a way that only Melbourne can provide: a brisk 6 degrees at 8am on the gate, wearing my full-length puffer jacket, ending with 28 degrees at pick up time, no jacket required. A 22-degree swing; a perfect Melbourne Spring day! Over the years in…

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