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New Food for Astronauts Science Quest Over last weekend 81 of our students worked here at school as buddies for 120 Students from Ningbo, China. They completed a mini science Quest that looked at how astronauts will be feed on a long space journey to Mars. After listening to video interviews with a scientist from China and hydroponics experts form New Zealand they went on to plant three seedlings in a large hydroponic setup we have here in our Technology Centre. All the students involved are to be congratulated for the friendly way they helped our visitors from China.

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December 22, 2012 |

Principal’s Welcome

Principal’s Welcome

Welcome to Birkdale Intermediate School. Our vision is to provide a quality education in a caring environment. We are a school committed to both academic and personal development. We balance academic work with a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities to develop confident strong young people ready to contribute to society. Our priority is the stimulation of independent enquiry and intellectual curiosity.

Teachers at Birkdale Intermediate are dedicated and work hard to provide a balanced, challenging programme that encourages academic excellence. Staff are keen to participate in ongoing programmes of professional development to enhance their teaching abilities and skills.

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December 1, 2012 |