Category Archives: Events

Synergy Schools Solar Challenge

The Year 6s were given the opportunity to participate in the 2018 Synergy Schools Solar Challenge. Students had to work in their lunchtimes to learn how to construct solar cars. This involved knowledge of circuitry and following specific criteria. The winning team from our school will be going to compete in the West Semi-Final on Thursday 5th April. The Year 6s have been working hard to create their solar cars and problem solve. Here are some photos of them hard at work.

 

        

Room 9 Assembly

Last Friday, 20 October, Room 9 topped off Water Week with running their school assembly. The day was ‘Blue Dress–up Day’ for the whole school and the Year 3’s sang `The Water Song-Don’t Waste Water`. Along with this message the children also stated some facts about the use of water and how to save it.Continue Reading

Year 3 and 6 Scitech excursion

On Tuesday the Years 3 and 6 students enjoyed a fun day of science learning at Scitech. They explored the Fantastic Forces exhibits, learnt all about day and night in the Planetarium and watched how maths and science collide in a loud and explosive theatre show! The students were also kept busy in the ‘TinkerContinue Reading

Cyber Safety Workshops

On Thursday 31st August, students from Years 1 to Year 6, staff and parents attended sessions run by Kirra from Safe on Social. All sessions gave information about how to be more safe on social media. Including, but not limited to; using social media with awareness, keeping personal information private, online stranger danger, safe socialContinue Reading

Parent Night

What a fabulous turn out.  It was wonderful to see so many family members share the amazing learning happening at school..  I was impressed with the way our students showed their work and were able to explain what they learned.  It is very important for our students to know what they are learning and why. Continue Reading

2017 Faction Athletics Carnival

The 2017 Athletics Carnival went ahead in fantastic weather conditions which made for an enjoyable day of physical activity. After the march past which was won by Koorlbardie faction, the Pre-primary students kicked things off with their 50 metre races. A day of sprint races, team games and a highly competitive parents vs teachers vsContinue Reading

Room 3 Assembly

Last week’s assembly was presented by the talented   students from Room 3. The Year 2’s did an outstanding job as public speakers and performed their item “The Magic School Bus” for us. This was also their focus book for Book Week last week. Well done to all. Further information and photos can be found onContinue Reading

Year 2 Excursion – Peninsula Farm

On 1 August, the Year 2 students from Room 3 and 4 went on an excursion to Peninsula Farm to learn about life in the past. They were told stories about the Hardey family, explored their old house, made windmills and participated in old fashioned games, such as quoits, skipping and hopscotch.

Book Week

We had a myriad of activities going on last week to celebrate Book Week including: guess the book competitions, lunch time story reading, “Drop Everything and Read”, Book Fair and our favourite, the Book Week parade. Well done to all students and staff who Dressed-up and congratulations to our winning class, Room 16, who haveContinue Reading

Pre-primary 1 Assembly

Mrs Halls Pre-primary 1 students regaled us with a wonderful story telling of the book “I Went Walking” to finish off our Book Week celebrations. The students are to be commended on their reading skills throughout the assembly. They then held a morning tea in their class for invited guests. More information and photos canContinue Reading