News

The final week

The final week of the year is always a big one and this was no exception. Senior students left last week and this week Middle School students enjoyed alternate activities which encompassed everything from making billy carts to decorating gingerbread houses. However, all the big action was now concentrated in Primary with Christmas concerts, our
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A grateful heart

Gail Mitchell - The Eagle Newsletter

I don’t think I am alone as I share my amazement that the school year is almost over. It has been an outstanding year and I am so proud of all the achievements and accomplishments of our students. I am often inspired by their optimistic outlook on life, their astute insights and their amazing talents
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Middle School News 6 December 2019

Leading our Middle School A big thank you to the Middle School Leaders, who have worked consistently and diligently all year finishing off this term with making gift bags for women in domestic violence situations and fundraising for Christmas gifts for low-income families supported by Salvation Army in our local area. Here are photos of
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Instrumental Music News 6 December 2019

On the weekend we had four of our students, Summer Rein (violin), Chelsea Brown (violin), Chloe Turnbull (alto saxophone) and Aimee Cullen (clarinet) represent the College at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music SHEP (State Honours Ensemble Program). They were chosen from over 2,300 nominations statewide. SHEP gives young musicians the opportunity to work with a
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Lots of fun at the pool

The Year 1 and 2 students loved cooling down at the Junior Swim Fun Day on Wednesday. They enjoyed the opportunity to show family members what they had learned during swimming lessons as well as having heaps of fun. The inflatable obstacle course was the favourite of the day with most children as they balanced
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Year 6 Graduation – photo gallery

This event seemed extra touching this year with lovely words of encouragement, poems and special memories. You can watch all the videos from the graduation here: 2019 Year 6 Graduation.

Lit Pro Reading Awards

Congratulations to the Year 3 – 9 students who have been reading their way to success this semester! They have completed a total of 16,360 quizzes and read 71,970,510 words on the Literacy Pro program. To celebrate the achievements of our Upper Primary students, every child received a prize for their reading goal achieved and
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Code Club fun

In Term 4, selected Year 3 students were invited to attend Code Club at the Library where we met weekly to code using the Scratch platform. The aim of Code Club is to provide a platform where students can explore and create interactive stories, games and animations using coding. Coding is becoming an essential skill
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The Summer Reading Club is on now

Although the school year has come to a close we are excited to promote The Summer Reading Club to advocate for the importance of recreational reading across all ages, particularly during the summer months. WHY? There is a tendency for students to lose some of the academic achievement gains made during the school year as
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Year 3 to 6 Christmas Concert – photo and videos

The Year 3 to 6 Christmas Concert was a fabulous event and the quality was so high we could have charged admission! The individual items were beautifully performed and the sense of humour that ran through the storylines kept the audience in stitches. You can watch all the videos on our YouTube channel here: Year
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