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KD Yoga at Craigburn PS

Bend, So You Don’t Break   Needing some “me time” or just some “time out” to relax? are looking at improving flexibility or to increase muscle tone? or maybe you have always wanted to try yoga and didn’t know where to start? or perhaps you are recovering from injury or

School Photo Catch Up Day

School Photo Make-Up Day is Monday 7th August at 9am. If your child(ren) were away on Tuesday, catch up photos will be taken this coming Monday (7th August). Photos will be taken in the Library, including both individual and family photos.  Children who missed out on the class photo won’t be

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

Sad News

Dear Parents and Caregivers It is with deep sadness that I inform the Craigburn Primary School community of the passing of one of our former teachers, Mr Grant Stevens who had been bravely battling cancer. In his eleven years as a teacher at Craigburn, Grant developed strong relationships with students,

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

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

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,

NAPLAN 2017

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.