Casual Day this Friday

CASUAL DAY – Last day of term This Friday (7th July) students are welcome to come dressed in casual clothes. This is NOT a fundraiser of any kind so no gold coin required. Just a reminder that all students need to wear appropriate clothing and footwear.   Kind regards, SLEG.

Cadbury Fundraiser Update

Due to a computer error at the Cadbury distributor, the Cadbury Chocolate Fundraising order wasn’t able to be processed. Therefore it is unlikely they will arrive this week. They will however be ready to go out early next term. Sorry for any inconvenience. Kind regards, Fundraising Team

NetSetGo at Craigburn

NetSetGO is Netball Australia’s only junior entry netball program. It provides children with a positive introduction to netball, incorporating skill activities, minor games, music, dance and modified matches. Delivered in a fun and safe environment, the weekly program is coordinated by coaches to ensure all participants have an enjoyable experience,

Working Bee – Sunday 2nd of July

Term 2 working bee will be focused on preparation of the Environmental Learning Centre for the growing season. On Sunday 2nd of July, we will bring in new soil delivery and some new raised planter beds. Tea, coffee and morning tea is provided. Please bring: Own garden gloves Wheelbarrow Shovel

Cadbury Fundraiser

The Craigburn Primary School Fundraising Committee are once again offering families boxes of chocolates to sell on behalf of the school. Information has been sent home via the students or please see the information below for all the details:

NetSetGo – Are you interested?

Is there anyone in the school community interested in running the Netsetgo program for 5-7 year olds (ideally for receptions and year 1’s)? NetSetGO is Netball Australia’s only junior entry netball program. It provides children from 5 to 7 years with a positive introduction to netball, incorporating skill activities, minor

BYO iPad – Parent Induction Sessions

We have scheduled two more parent induction sessions (BYO iPad program) scheduled on the following dates: Wednesday 31st May 9.00 – 10.30am Tuesday 6th June 6.30 – 8.00pm Parents of students in Years 2 – 7 who are considering participating in the program are welcome to attend. Sessions are held in

Preparing for NAPLAN and Tests

Do you or your child feel anxious about the upcoming NAPLAN assessments next week? Below is a very interesting and well written article that you may like to take the time to read. I’d like to thank Hannah Baker, a psychologist from Cedars Christian College in NSW for giving her permission

Netball Registration

There is still the opportunity for students to sign up for the 2017 Craigburn Primary School Netball season. We are especially keen for students (male and female ) in Year 2 and 7. If interested, please download the registration form or collect a form from the front office. If you

Volunteers Wanted – Can you help?

Saturday morning school sport (soccer and netball) is looking for 1, 2 or a number of people to volunteer to co-ordinate the sports canteen. Unfortunately without support this wonderful community service may not be able to take place. It involves around 6 home matches throughout Term 2 and early Term

Soccer News

Thank you to all the students/families that have registered for soccer this year. It’s great that we now have enough players to field a senior team again in 2017. All teams are now being finalised and information regarding team placement, training times etc. will be forwarded to families by the end

Reminder: Rec-2 Swimming Week 1 Term 2

We hope that everyone is enjoying the last few days of the school holidays. A reminder that all Reception to Year 2 classes are attending swimming sessions at the Marion Aquatic Centre in the first week back of Term 2, beginning Monday 1st May. Make sure you have the bathers,


The National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) for year 3, 5, 7 and 9 takes place from May 9 -11th which is Week 2 Term 2. All schools in Australia participate in the assessment program at the same time. There are four components:- Language Conventions; Writing; Reading and Numeracy.