Primary School News

Book Week 2019 – photo gallery

We are thrilled to share the photos of our Book Week events in this issue of the Eagle. The theme for Book Week 2019 was ‘Reading is my superpower’. What a massive week of dressing up we have had and didn’t the students and staff do well! Thanks to all the parents, friends and families
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Travelling back in time

We were held up by bushrangers, whipped into line and some children even had their fingers caught in the wringer. The naughty children had to spend some time in the stocks! We had the best day and learnt so much about life in the past.  On Thursday 15 August, Year 1 set off to the
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Preps excursion to Woolworths

In Week 4, all three Prep classes went to the local Woolies in Beerwah for a Fresh Food Discovery Tour. They were given hair nets and aprons to wear and were then taken to the bakery where everyone got to feel some dough. Next, they learned about seafood and saw a rainbow display of fruit
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Year 6 Ladies Day Out

This week the girls and boys in Year 6 split for a special day apart to explore issues relating to them as a group. The girls were treated to an amazing day up at Tranquil Park in Maleny where they enjoyed a scrumptious morning tea prepared by the wonderful Mrs Wilma Offord. There were plenty
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100 days in Prep

On Friday the 26 July, the Prep children celebrated being at school for 100 days. There was much excitement as the children were allowed to come to school in free dress. The children then all got together and participated in a range of activities to celebrate 100 days of learning. They made crowns, painted 100 dot
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The ‘Premiership Term’ – Term 3

As we start Week 2 of this third term, I am aware that there are many staff, students and families in the Primary school who support the Brisbane Lions. Although I am not very knowledgable on the rules and gameplay in the AFL, I recently learnt that the third quarter is generally referred to as
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Year 6 science fun!

Last week’s science incursion was definitely one to remember. It had so many different activities to choose from and all of them were so good! The Lego Mindstorms battle arena which also included a station that you could upgrade the base model of a small army tank was awesome fun. There was also a drone
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Buranga Camp

Buranga Camp adventures and challenges…. Buranga Camp is a special camp where a small group of Year 6 students from a variety of independent schools from the Sunshine Coast come together to explore an area of passion. There are a range of different subject areas for students to be involved in, from art and choral
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R2D2 Collective – Do you have any of these items?

The Year 1 and 2 classes are embarking on a new, unique initiative called R2D2 this semester, where we will have collaborative, creative learning in exciting ways. R2D2 stands for Ready 2 Discover Together. As part of this venture, we are seeking some items. Read on and if you have any of these items you
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Grandparents Day 2019: Ginormous photo and video gallery

Here are all the videos and photos galore from our wonderful Grandparents Day at the end of last term. The College was abuzz with excitement and smiles as more than 650 special guests enjoyed the fabulous concert, morning tea, book fair, classroom visits and photo booths. Pre-Concert and Morning Tea Concert Prep to Year 2
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