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Best Wishes To our Senior Choir who will be performing at the Festival Theatre on Wednesday evening. Special thanks to Performing Arts teacher Elizabeth McDonald and Felicity Williams (accompanist) for their efforts and work in preparing the students all year. Also to students, Jasmine (South Troupe) and Natalie (Solo Performance)

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Congratulations and Well Done To our 2 x Tournament of Minds Teams (TOM) who on Sunday, presented creative solutions to their long term problems within the disciplines of The Arts and STEM, to a panel of judges at Flinders University. For over twenty years, Craigburn has entered teams into the

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Congratulations, Well Done and Thanks Thanks again to the Parent Fundraising Team for organising and running the annual Fathers Day Stall on Thursday. We hope all Dads (grandpas, uncles, important males in your lives) were treated to a special day on Sunday. To the Year 3/4 teaching team, parent volunteers

Asthma Awareness Week

This week is Asthma Awareness Week. Did you know: Asthma is a condition that affects most Australians, two-thirds in fact! Despite this, there are many misconceptions about this chronic disease. We want everyone in the community to know about asthma, good asthma control and prevention. We want everyone in the

Staff Announcement

Dear Parents and Caregivers – I am writing to inform you that Senior Leader & Year 6/7 Teacher, Hazel Robertson, has won the position of deputy principal at Happy Valley Primary School, commencing from the start of the 2019 school year. Please read on below.

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Congratulations and Well Done To all students, staff and families who supported and participated in this year’s Book Week activities, which culminated in a fun Book Week dress up day on Friday. It is rewarding to see such positive community spirit in these whole school events. To the 44 students

Year 1 Phonics Screening Check

This year all Year 1 students in government schools will undertake the phonics screening check, to be carried out in August 2018. Year 1 teachers at Craigburn will be undertaking these checks with their students this week on Wednesday 22nd August, having participated in training late last term. Phonics is

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Congratulations and Well Done To the students, staff and families who participated in the Korean Homestay program over the last three weeks. Special mention to Hazel Robertson who coordinated the inaugural homestay program which proved to be a highly enjoyable, successful and rewarding experience for all involved. We look forward

Leaders News Post

We are well into Term 3 with much happening  across various year levels. Typically, at this time of the year there are many student absences (and staff ones as well), with winter viruses and the odd gastro bug floating around too. Despite these winter ailments, students and staff continue to

Team Assemblies This Week

We look forward to seeing many families at school on Wednesday and Friday this week for team assemblies. Assemblies are a highlight for students and classes where they share and celebrate their learning to each other as well as families. Wednesday 15th August Years 2, 3 and 4 Assembly from 10.00am

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To Note Science Week begins next week. Check in with the post from Senior Leader, Hazel Robertson, to see what’s happening at Craigburn. Please consider supporting our school’s Pedal Prix team, the Craigburn Crew’sers – details here. Many thanks to the parent helpers on School Photos Day last Tuesday, the

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To Note Great to see everyone back at school for the first week back of term. The weather was mostly kind to us with students enjoying time outdoors for lessons and play breaks. If you haven’t already done so, you may wish to check in with last week’s first Weekly

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To Note Welcome back to Term 3 – we hope all students and staff enjoyed the school holidays and are ready for the term ahead. School Photos – Tuesday 31st July Well done to all students and families who supported our casual day charity fundraiser on the last day of