AuthorPaul Luke

Reminder – Performing Arts Showcase

Please note that tomorrow, Wednesday 27th July, is the last day for families of students involved in the Performing Arts Showcase (set for Wednesday 3rd August) to purchase priority entry tickets. Ticketing information was handed to students late last term. From Thursday, remaining entry tickets will become available to all

Principal News

As we reach the midpoint of the 2016 school year, I would like to acknowledge the efforts and achievements of our students, staff and parent community. Firstly, I would like to congratulate all students on their efforts with their learning so far this year. Over the first semester, each student should feel

Working Bee

Our school environment team has scheduled a working bee for Saturday 23rd July – just before school recommences in Term 3. The focus of our working bee will be on cleaning up garden beds and tidying play areas ready for the start of term. If you are free and able to help – please let

BYO iPad Program – Update

Parent Induction Sessions for Years 2 – 7. We are offering the next round of parent induction sessions for families of students in Years 2 to 7 who wish to participate in our BYO iPad program. Please note the following dates below: Monday 25th July – 6.30pm – 7.45pm – evening session

OSHC Vacation Care

OSHC provides a recreational program (vacation care) during the school holidays daily from 7.30am to 6.15pm, which includes a wide range of fun and exciting school based activities and excursions. The OSHC Vacation Care program for the July holidays can be accessed here. Click here access the booking form.  

Community School Holiday Soccer Clinic

CUMBERLAND UNITED has announced its Community School Holiday Soccer Clinic dates for the 2016 School Holidays. We at Cumberland United believe in providing something back into our Community and are committed to provide a sustainable program of Soccer for all. Cumberland United Community School Holiday Soccer Programs have been successfully

Mid-Year Student Reports 2016

Dear Parents and Caregivers Tomorrow, you will be receiving your child’s mid-year student report. Over recent weeks, teachers have been preparing written student reports based on assessments and evidence of student learning from the first semester. Teachers have worked together in year level teams to ensure that grades assigned, are

Wackyathon – Thanks

The Fundraising Team would like to say a big thank you to those of you in the school who participated in the Wackyathon held at school on 26th May 2016. The students had a great time in the activities that where organised by the Student Leaders Executive Group. The school raised

Principal Update

As you would be aware, Kathy Terrell, our Principal, has been on leave for the whole of Term 2. Please refer to the following news from Kathy: ‘For family reasons I have needed to take leave for a further term. This has not been an easy decision, however, I am

Environment Team – Information Evening

The Craigburn Environment Team is a passionate group of community members who work to develop and maintain outdoor learning and play spaces for students at Craigburn. The Environment Team is looking to expand its membership base by inviting parents and caregivers to an information sharing evening, next Wednesday 22nd June in the

No Dogs on School Grounds

A reminder to all families and friends that dogs are not permitted on school (DECD) grounds unless authorised by the principal. This forms part of a dog owner’s responsibilities and the laws that apply to dogs. If you see someone with their dog on the grounds feel free to remind them

Road Safety, Traffic and Parking

We remind all parents, caregivers and extended families and friends of the importance of road safety and parking around the school, especially at peak periods in the morning and afternoon when children are arriving and leaving school. From time to time we hear from parents and sometimes local neighbours who