Primary School News

Primary News 5 April 2019

Thank you to everyone for a super start to the year. Term 1 has been full of exciting ‘firsts’, students have settled well and progress has been made by all of our students. Holiday Reading Fun As the school holidays approach this can be a tricky time to convince your child to continue with their regular reading
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Prep Sensational Day

On Monday 1 April, the Prep children had the opportunity to participate in Sensational Day. This fit in with our unit in Science where we learnt about our five senses. The children rotated through the three Prep classes and made ham and cheese scrolls, walked through rice and spaghetti, had to guess different smells, made
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Year 2 Beerwah library visit

Year 2 had a joyful visit at the Beerwah library last week. Many of us became members of the library and we each received our very own card, which was a real highlight! When we arrived at the library we were amazed at the rows and rows of books. We then sat down for a
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Year 5 Creative Creatures!

On Tuesday, Year 5 were blessed to spend the day with Mrs Evans, who helped us to create our own creatures using sculpture. During Term 1 we have been studying animals and the amazing features that they have to help them to survive in the environment that they live in. Using this knowledge, we have
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Persuasive writing in Year 3

Every now and again a student’s work is so brilliant that they are sent up to Gail Mitchell and Mike Curtis to show off their achievement. We don’t often take photos of them and publish it in the newsletter but this one was too brilliant not to tell everyone about. Year 3 have been learning
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Year 5 Queensland Symphony Orchestra excursion

Recently, Year 5 went on the bus into Brisbane to see the Queensland Symphony Orchestra play. We had a wonderful time experiencing and listening to the performance of a live orchestra. We were excited to see the instruments that we play being used in the performance. The music was amazing and we loved to see
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Year 6 feel the buzz in Science

The Year 6 students have been enjoying their time in the collaborative learning space known as ‘L8’ again this year. It is not only a great opportunity to become familiar with the space ahead of moving to Middle School but it is also a wonderful opportunity to get together with other students in Year 6
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Primary News 8 March 2019

Glasshouse Christian College – ‘Our House’: A house or home often represents somewhere that is desirable and for many is far more than just a physical location. Each and every house or home is quite different in structure, both in the way it runs and the way it looks. During discussions at home, you may
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Year 6 SCIPHA Leadership Day

The Year 6 captains enjoyed the special leadership training day at Maroochydore Waterfront Camp, organised by the Sunshine Coast Independent Primary Heads Association. They joined their counterparts from a variety of independent schools across the Sunshine Coast for a day of challenges and self reflection. Activities were designed to help students make a good impression
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Primary News 22 February 2019

Another week is almost over and we have nearly reached the midway mark of Term 1. The children are now settled in classes and relationships between friends and with teachers continues to flourish and grow. VOLUNTEER INDUCTION: I would like to thank the huge team of parents and caregivers who have come forward and offered
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