AuthorPaul Luke

From Miss Harry

“I would like to extend a big thank you to all colleagues, families and students for your kind thoughts, cards and gifts following the birth of Louis Harry Bower (Little Lou). It has been so much appreciated! Lou is now 1 month old and starting to settle into life (and

The Weekly Wrap

To Note I hope all families had an enjoyable Easter break. Special thanks to the parents who helped organise this year’s Easter Raffle. They did a wonderful job.  There were many excited students eagerly waiting for their ticket/s to be drawn on Thursday afternoon, with 30 prizes given out. Good

Child Safety Message

It has come to our attention that one of our students was approached by an unknown male on her way to school yesterday morning, in the area of the Black Rd pedestrian crossing and Glendale Avenue. The man approached the student from behind.  The student ran off and met another

South Korean Students – Homestay Program

Craigburn Primary School has the opportunity to host a small group of six South Korean students (specifically from Cheongju) in early Term 3 for a period of 3 weeks, from 31 July – 18 August 2018.  The Korean Schools Study program is centrally coordinated by International Education Services, within the

AGM Report – 2017

Last Monday evening 5th March, we held our Annual General Meeting (AGM) in the school library. It was rewarding to see a supportive group of parents and school staff in attendance. The meeting commenced with our garden specialist Kate Washington giving an excellent presentation of the work happening in the

The Weekly Wrap

A big ‘shout out’ and well done to our cricketers and swimmers who competed in Sapsasa events last week, with Cricket on Thursday morning and Swimming at the Marion Aquatics Centre. A great opportunity for students to showcase their sporting talents and represent their school. A big thank you to

Principal News Post

Student Free Day Reminder – Friday 9th March A reminder that our first Student Free Day is scheduled for Friday 9th March. We will be joining with other schools and preschools within our local ‘South Valley Partnership’ in a professional learning event facilitated by the DECD Learner Improvement team as

Acquaintance Evening 2018

We invite all students and families to join us for Acquaintance Evening on Tuesday 13th February. We value the relationships formed between school and home and the community culture we have at Craigburn.  Acquaintance Evening serves as an opportunity for students, teachers and families to build these relationships at the

Welcome Back – 2018

Dear Families Welcome back to the new school year, with the first day back for students set for Monday 29th January. I trust everyone enjoyed a safe and happy summer break. I’m sure your child / children are looking forward to reconnecting with school friends, old and new – and

Class Placement Update

As mentioned in the last Principal News Post – we are nearing the end of the class placement process for 2018, having spent a considerable amount of time configuring balanced class groupings based on a range of factors (as previously outlined) and to ensure students’ needs are met. In placing students into