Primary School News

Primary News 15 February 2019

Primary Captain’s Leadership Retreat: Last week our Year 6 Primary Captains for 2019 enjoyed a sleep over in the library as they participated in the Primary leadership retreat. This was a first and Mr Curtis launched the afternoon session where he spoke to the students about being ‘confidently courageous’ leaders. During the afternoon we played
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Year 2 Significant 72

Year 2 started off with a bang of adventure. On our second day we brought our scooters and attempted to head to Skippy Park for a day of laughs, friendships and fun. On the way we discovered that the park was getting new turf so the two big buses full of 84 children headed to
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Prep Teddy Bear’s Picnic

During Week 1, the Prep children had a Teddy Bear’s Picnic outside in the playground. The children all brought to school their favourite soft toy and took their teddy outside to sit on the picnic blankets. They all ate some teddy biscuits too! It was great for the teachers to get to know their new
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Year 5 Significant 72

Wow! What a fabulous time we had in Year 5 during our Significant 72. It was great fun to take the first week of school and spend it getting to know one another and doing some fun activities. We had such a great time! We kept busy by going to the high school art room
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Year 5 artwork with Vegemite!

In Week 1, the Year 5 students had an art specialty lesson with a difference. After the holiday on Monday for Australia Day, we had fun painting Australian animals and other things with the well known Australian product, Vegemite. We also learnt about TONE, so to get lighter tones we used toothpaste to lighten the
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Year 3 overnight stay at Sea Life Sunshine Coast

Year 3 had an exceptional time at their very first overnight stay at Sea Life Sunshine Coast during the first week of school. This overnight stay was an activity included in the Significant 72 program. “Significant 72” begins at the start of the year where teachers set aside three days of school (72 hours) in
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Year 6 activities for beginning of term

Year 6 students kicked off the new year with a multitude of fun and thought provoking activities as they strengthened old bonds and established new friends and connections. Each class made it to the top of Mount Ngungun and spent some time taking in God’s amazing creation and our breathtaking natural surroundings. It was also
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Primary News 8 February 2019

I would like to welcome all our existing children and families back to school. It is wonderful to see you all back at school for the start of a new year and a new beginning. I would also like to extend a very warm welcome to all the new students and families who have joined
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Significant 72 in Year 4

Year 4 students had a wonderful start to their new year by taking part in a variety of fun activities. These were organised as a means for teachers to get to know our students better, as well as for students to build relationships with one another.  Our first incursion was presented by Character Builders and was
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Significant 72, Year 1 Wondrous Workers

The Wondrous Workers from GCC set off, full of energy and enthusiasm, on an exciting adventure. We wanted to maintain a sense of anticipation by not revealing specific information until the Thursday morning before we set off. That worked! We headed away from the College site, with plenty of staff members ready for a wonderful
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