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Farewell Ms Terrell

Today our community said thank you and goodbye to our retiring Principal, Kathy Terrell. A whole school assembly was held in the morning, led by our student leaders group who thanked Ms Terrell for her positive contributions to Craigburn over the last three and a half years. Our Governing Council

Kathy Terrell – Farewell Assembly

A reminder (as per the note already sent home with students) that all parents and caregivers are invited to attend a whole school farewell assembly for retiring Principal, Kathy Terrell, on Tuesday 27th September starting at 10.00am, followed by a community morning tea from 10.50am. This is an opportunity to say thank

Principal Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers, as you have been aware, our school Principal Kathy Terrell, has been on extended leave since the end of Term 1. Kathy was expecting to return to the Principal position for Term 4, however for personal reasons has decided to retire after a long and distinguished career

Principal News

As we reach the midpoint of the 2016 school year, I would like to acknowledge the efforts and achievements of our students, staff and parent community. Firstly, I would like to congratulate all students on their efforts with their learning so far this year. Over the first semester, each student should feel

Principal Update

As you would be aware, Kathy Terrell, our Principal, has been on leave for the whole of Term 2. Please refer to the following news from Kathy: ‘For family reasons I have needed to take leave for a further term. This has not been an easy decision, however, I am

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

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 –

“Nut Aware” School

Craigburn Primary School is a “Nut Aware” school. We would like to remind parents and caregivers that we work hard to ensure that all children are safe at school. We are conscious that a number of our students have the potential to have a severe allergic reaction to nuts and

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

Further Acquaintance Night Information

As advertised, our Acquaintance Night is next Tuesday evening, the 16th February, where we welcome parents and caregivers to come along for the evening to meet their child’s teacher for 2016. Please note: We are offering a free sausage sizzle for parents and caregivers from 5.00pm until about 7.00pm near the new