The Language of a Past Student

The Language of a Past Student

David Morton, 2005 graduating Hillbrook Student and co-founder of Dead Puppet Society was guest speaker at Celebration Evening. The following is an excerpt from his motivating speech. What would seventeen year old me have thought if I’d been told that thirteen years...
The Language of a Current Student

The Language of a Current Student

Rylan Sanders-Wall, Year 11 Red, is a member of the Student Representative Council (SRC) and he spoke on Assembly about belonging. We thought we would share the message with our community here. Hey guys, so ahh …my name is Marvin, I’m 3017 years old. You might have...
Our Colours: Our Future

Our Colours: Our Future

HOW IS YELLOW SHAPING HILLBROOK’S FUTURE? Hillbrook is an ever changing and evolving community and 2019 has seen more changes than most, from the students’ new look uniform to the new design of the school grounds. But perhaps the most talked about change this...
Helping Teachers Grow

Helping Teachers Grow

Hillbrook is committed to being a learning community. Within this commitment is a focus on helping teachers to develop skills that will support their ability to deepen the learning of Hillbrook students. To achieve this, we have been working with Emeritus Professor...
Adolescence and Change

Adolescence and Change

Adolescence is a time of great change. It is a dynamic stage of growth and development as young people work out who they are, where they fit and who they are becoming. Or, as Psychologist and author, Dr Carl Pickhardt says, ‘The loss of childhood is so painful,...