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New canteen items for sale

Check out some of the new lines that are being trialled at the canteen for the remainder of this term. A selection of the options below will be available on Tuesday and Wednesdays starting this week. Prices range from 20c to $2.00 Get in and grab some delicious healthy snacks.

Congratulations Cooper & Libby

Cooper F. and Libby D. will be performing in “Hairspray the Big Fat Arena Spectacular” at the Entertainment Centre in October with Tim Campbell, Christina Anu and more. Ex student Amber F. is also in the production. Tickets are available now through Ticketek. Cooper F. has also been invited to

Premier’s Reading Challenge

A reminder to all students that the Premier’s Reading Challenge is coming to an end for this year. Please make sure you fill in your challenge forms and return them to the library by the end of August. This year we have encouraged all Craigburn students to complete this challenge. Let’s

NAPLAN Online – Getting ready for 2017

The Australian Government is committed to delivering NAPLAN online from 2017, with all schools across the nation transitioning over a 2 to 3 year period. This change will provide each child with a more personalised learning experience and a better assessment. It also means that the results will be returned

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

ANZAC Day – SAPPS Choir

Congratulations to Ethan, Gemma, Lucy and Leah who represented Craigburn PS at the Adelaide War Memorial as part of the ANZAC Day dawn service. The four students were selected as part of the South Australian Public Primary Schools Choir. They attended a number of rehearsals prior to the event and were included in the

ANZAC DAY 2016

It’s always great to see Craigburn Primary School represented strongly at the ANZAC Day Dawn Service held each year at Blackwood. This year a number of SLEG students (Libby, Sam, Spencer) from Craigburn will be participating in a ceremony of remembrance as part of the ANZAC Eve Youth Vigil, on

NAPLAN 2016

The National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) for year 3, 5, 7 and 9 takes place from May 10 -12th 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.

Harmony Day 2016

The message of Harmony Day is “our diversity is our strength.” It is a day to celebrate Australia’s diversity. It is a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home – from the traditional owners of this land to those who have come from many countries around the