<< PrevApr 2018Next >>
89101112Anzac Day Assembly 9:30am1314
29Term 2 Begins: Students return to school3012345

Apr 13

Anzac Day Assembly 9:30am

Apr 30

Term 2 Begins: Students return to school

May 07

P&C Meeting at 6:30pm

Home → General Information → Crest

Decrease Font Size  Increase Font Size   Print Page   Email to Friend

School Crest Information

Last Updated: 30/07/2012

The green and red school emblem represents the colours of Western Australia's state floral emblem, the Kangaroo Paw.  The axes symbolise the Kalamunda area pioneers, as many of the first Europeans who settled in the hills were woodcutters.  The lines symbolize the Darling Range ‘Zig Zag’ Railway.

The motto “Seek Wisdom” which was adopted by the school many years ago is derived from the Greek tales - Chiron was a wise centaur who taught legendary heroes such as Jason and Achilles when they were children.  As an underlying principle, these children were taught that irrespective of their strength or power, they should continue throughout their life, to learn and improve their mind, thus seeking wisdom!

This article has been read: 2920 times.