Stories

We publish thousands of stories each year, all written by our brilliant students. Here’s a selection of what they’ve been writing across our workshops.

My Tongan Holiday by Dennis

By Dennis, Year 8

Beep beep beep my heart is on a race track as my alarm goes off at 6 am in the morning. Bright and early this is the day that I...

Sustainability by Tim

By Tim, Year 6

Hi, today I will show you how to live more sustainably. Sustainability means meeting our own needs without needing the ability of future generations. There are ways for families to...

Tick Tick Time by Silvana

By Silvana, Year 8

Hear the ticks and the tocks of the clocks It’s always ticking it’s always tocking it never ever stops It’s goes on and on and on   It’s valuable it’s...

Bullying by Bodhi

By Bodhi, Year 8

Being bullied during your youth can affect how you interact with others, how you look and act physically, what you are represented as verbally, how you can be damaged socially,...

School by Bodhi

By Bodhi, Year 8

Searching through thousand page dictionaries looking for that one special word Clapping and applauding I hear whilst receiving my award Hurrying out the door, making sure not to miss a...

Friend by Bodhi

By Bodhi, Year 8

Fiery relationships, yelling at one another, to laughing till you can’t breathe, to surfing and psyching each other up Really wishing not all of them were over hyper and can’t...

Surfing by Bodhi

By Bodhi, Year 8

Splashing around in the heavy shores, getting dumped and glassing barrels Using the crystal clear ocean as a playground and a getaway from the real world to another dimension  Riding...

The Beautiful Game by Ethan

By Ethan, Year 8

They call it the beautiful game Like Pele and Messi in the hall of fame. My muddy boots on the moist green grass. The pride, the passion As I press,...

Family by Dennis

By Dennis, Year 8

Family to keep with loyalty, Over any currency, Family by my side, Love them with them with my heart, Play with them outside, Oh my love is sharp, Sibling at...

The Sharp Knife by Dennis

By Dennis, Year 8

John spire had always loved vast surry hills with its outrageous, obedient oceans. It was a place where he felt lonely. He was a brutal, admirable, orange juice drinker with...

The Dark Shadow by Charbel

By Charbel, Year 5

I wake up to a beautiful summers’ morning, birds tweeting on twitter, the clock ticking, everything is perfect. I then realise, the clock ticking… was not the clock. There was...

Untitled by James

By James, Year 8

We all make mistakes, Have struggles, and Even things In your pass. But you are not  Your mistakes, you Are not your struggles, And you are here now with  The...

Bad People Judge Others by Levi

By Levi, Year 6

It is foolish to judge others! It is wrong! It is not right! Everybody knows that things are not always as they appear. It is absolutely wrong to judge others...

Don’t Judge by Tom

By Tomasi, Year 6

Do you ever judge? Then you are certainly an uninformed person! It is a well known fact that things are not always as they seem. This is due to every...

The Poison Berry Bush by Scarlett

One day there was a berry bush and everyone knew that it was the worst poison berry bush ever but a little girl did not know that the berry bush...