CategoryGeneral News

SAPSASA Boys Softball

In Week 8 Brooklyn M and Tom O participated in the SAPSASA boys softball carnival representing the Southern Heights district. This was the first year Southern Heights entered a boys team in the carnival with the district finishing equal 6th out of 14 teams. Congratulations to both boys on their SAPSASA

End of Term News

Dear Parents and Caregivers, I would like to wish all of our families a very happy and safe holiday break. We have had an amazingly successful and  very rewarding term. The students have shown great commitment to their learning and the staff have worked so very hard to ensure the


COME TO SCHOOL DRESSED IN YOUR BRIGHT COLOURS WITH YOUR WACKY HAIR. Wackyathon will be fun and an active event to promote the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. We will be focusing on student participation and encourage everyone to be involved in a fun hour of sports and movement. All


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


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.

Fundraising Thank You

Dear Parents and Caregivers, On behalf of the Fundraising Committee we would like to thank all families for their support of some amazing events that we have held recently. The generosity of our community means that we will be able to purchase playground equipment very soon. In fact, over the

News Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Sports Day The children and staff are certainly excited about our Sports Day being held this Friday. We welcome the families of all children to attend on the day. We will have our traditional BBQ and Cake Stall, as well as amazing coffee from our newly

Sports Day Update

Sports day is nearly upon us with the students ready for an exciting day on Friday 8th April. Students, families and friends are encouraged to come along dressed in their house colours ready to support their sports day house team. A reminder that students must wear their school hats during the

Leaders News

Easter Raffle We thank all families and friends who have kindly donated to this year’s Easter Raffle, which will be drawn tomorrow, Thursday 24th March. Special thanks to our fundraising committee for organising the raffle and professionally wrapping the chocolate goodies in baskets. Student-led 3 Way Conferences Next week, our annual

Student-free Days for 2016

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Last night at our Governing Council meeting the Student-free Days for the rest of 2016 were approved. These are the future dates to be aware of: Friday, May 27th – Training and Development for staff – Comprehension focus with a guest speaker. Friday, June 10th –

Several News Items

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Our fantastic AGM last week was extremely successful with a large audience of parents participating. Our students in the Gardening Club gave a great summary of their work and the Environment Committee was well represented by Kylie Basley. Our Annual Report was presented and then we

SAPSASA Swimming

On Friday 4th March, 12 Craigburn students competed in the Southern Heights SAPSASA swimming carnival at Marion Outdoor Pool. All swimmers are to be congratulated on their swims and their support for each other on the night. Congratulations to Hannah, Lucy, Oshana and Sam who have all gained selection into the