Primary School News

Primary News 19 October 2018

Lunch with Mrs Bryers – Years 3-6 students: I had the pleasure of hosting a lunch in Week 1 with ten lovely students from Years 3-6. At the end of last term we combined all the tickets which students had been awarded throughout Term 3 and ten names for both Prep-Year 2 and Years 3-6 were
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Primary News 12 October 2018

Having just spent ten glorious days in the South Island of New Zealand (The Land of the Long White Cloud), I was reminded once again of the beauty of God’s creation. The snow-capped peaks and the fiords of Milford Sound, the lakes and green pastures dotted with ewes and their newly born lambs (many had
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Year 5 Street Science Incursion

Year 5 were excited this week to welcome Steve from Street Science, who came to teach us about the properties of light. We had such a fun time learning about how light travels and reflects. Steve brought along a lot of activities for us to experiment with. We were able to make glow in the
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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. Mrs Hay even got the cane… and we had the best fun and educational kind of day! On Thursday 13 September, Year 1 set off to the Caboolture Historical Village to enhance our understanding about
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Wondrous Art Exhibition

We were delighted to have so many guests come to appreciate the artworks of our Year 1 ‘wondrous workers’, 2018. Mrs Mitchell officially opened our event and we proudly chanted our Year 1 rap. There were many different styles of artwork on display and the children were excited to show off what they have achieved.
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Prep’s excursion to the theatre

The Prep children were all fortunate enough to go to the theatre in Caloundra to see The Gruffalo on Wednesday 19 September. The preppies were very excited as this was their first time on the school bus! We arrived at the theatre and took our seats. The show was brilliant and the children really enjoyed
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CSI Year 6

Year 6 came back from the holidays to a startling surprise, a person (all pretend) had been found seriously wounded and poisoned and the students were trained as investigators to solve the crime! This was all part of a wonderful forensic science incursion where Year 6 students used the latest technology to check fingerprints, identify
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The Colonial Show

Year 4 students have been studying the First Fleet and Australian Colonisation. To consolidate this learning, we had the privilege of attending a highly interactive and often comedic production called “The Colonial Show”. This is a wonderfully entertaining day in which all students become convicts and learn what the voyage on the First Fleet was
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Year 3 Camp at Tunnel Ridge Ranch

Year 3 had an exceptional time at their very first overnight camp at Tunnel Ridge Ranch in early September. Students had an amazing time experiencing nature and building wonderful memories and connections with their friends. The girls and the boys slept over on separate nights. Both girls and boys groups stayed for two days and
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Year 5 Camp

Year 5 had an amazing time last week when we went to camp at Maranatha Boulder Creek Campsite near Gympie. We were so excited when we arrived last Wednesday when we found that the camp was in the middle of the bush! We could hear the birds singing, the kookaburras laughing, we got visited by
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