News & Events


Celebrating sports achievers

Arden celebrated the outstanding contribution Secondary School students have made in sport for 2017 at its annual Sports Presentation Assembly on 23rd August, 2017.  Guest presenters were Mr Phil Tubby (an Australian Life Saving Champion) and Mrs Suzanne Atkins (Director … read more

BMX bike rider backflips to honour pledge

Jonny Valenta may only be the tender age of 11 years, but already this budding Arden Anglican School student has learned the importance of both goal setting and having a voice.  One year ago, Jonny made a pledge to do … read more

Students explore gender inequality and share the dignity

The Social Justice Group (SJG) aims to “Be the change you wish to see in the world”.  Recently the group has been exploring the issue of gender inequality, not only in the developing world but also closer to home.  “The … read more

Students gain experience of poverty and refugee displacement

Gaining an understanding of the practical realities of poverty and displacement is an important part of developing as a global citizen.  Two ways members of the Social Justice Group (SJG) have tried to gain a better understanding of these challenges … read more

Students go the extra mile for Cambodia and Vietnam

A team of 39 Year 11 students and five staff recently returned from their Cambodia/Vietnam mission in the June/July 2017 school holidays.  Known as the Extra Mile Project, the program involved the team building and renovating school facilities for villagers … read more

Readers’ Festival celebrates the wonderful world of books

The annual Arden Readers’ Festival proved to be a busy and interesting event celebrating books and reading.  Explaining the inspiration for the festival, Arden’s Head of Information Services, Mrs Gabrielle Ritchie, shared:  “Story is still one of our most powerful … read more

Golfer Vidur Subramaniam aims high

While only in Year 5, Vidur Subramaniam dreams of becoming a professional golfer and playing in the PGA Tour.  This dream seems possible when you consider that Vidur placed close fourth in the inaugural USA Kids Australian Open in January, … read more

Artists envisage diverse creations

Students’ artworks will be on display at the School’s annual Art Exhibition.  Entitled “Envisage”, the exhibition opens on Friday 11th August, 2017 at 6pm – 8pm and is open to members of the local community at Arden’s Cambridge Senior Study … read more

Budding community garden opens

Arden Anglican School’s Community Garden was officially opened on Friday 28th July, 2017 at the Junior School campus.  The garden was instigated by a committed group of parents and staff including Mrs Jackie Isenegger, Director of Development, who is also … read more

Musicians perform on Great Wall of China

Music students enjoyed the experience of a lifetime when they embarked on the School’s second Music Tour to China in the April 2017 school holidays.  The tour involved a total of 78 people – 37 students (from Year 8 – … read more