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Pedal Prix A big ‘shout out and well done’ to all Craigburn Crew’sers who competed at Victoria Park today (Sunday 16th June). This year we had three teams competing including a girls team who led the way as the only public primary school in this division – a great achievement.

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Last Week Canberra Camp It was a real privilege to be part of the team of Year 7 students, staff and supporting parents, who travelled to Canberra last week for the annual Year 7 camp. Many of you would have checked in on the school’s Facebook Page to see the

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Last Week Great week of Sapsasa knockout sports. Our girl’s netball team played 3 games in the pouring rain with 1 win and 2 very close losses, seeing their knockout comp end. The boys netball had sunny conditions again playing 3 teams coming away with 3 very convincing wins. The

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Last Week The introduction of the new NAPLAN online tests went relatively well after technical challenges at the national testing authority in the first week.  As mentioned in last week’s wrap we will be gathering feedback from students seeking their attitudes and experiences to online testing. We also remind students,

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This week represents National Volunteer Week (NVW) – an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers. Volunteering Australia has announced the theme for National Volunteer Week 2019 – ‘Making a world of difference.’ As part of National Volunteer Week, we acknowledge and thank all Craigburn parents

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Last Week Thank you to parents who supported the Reception – Year 2 swimming program last week – your help was greatly appreciated by our teachers. Players and staff from the Port Power Community Youth Program worked with students from Years 5-7 – with extra media coverage for one of

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Dear Families and Friends, welcome back to school for Term 2. A special welcome to all new families who are joining us at Craigburn for the first time. Term 2 promises to be another busy term, starting with Swimming Week for the Reception to Year 2 students at the Marion

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To Note: Thank you to the families who have already expressed interest in the 2019 South Korean Students Homestay Program – we do need more families – please check the recent post for details and to register your expression of interest. Stay tuned for more details from Nicky Taylor (Senior

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Last Week The Year 3/4/5s and Year 6/7s enjoyed Swimming / Aquatics week. Thank you to the parent volunteers who helped out. It was also pleasing rewarding to hear feedback from the instructors re the positive demeanour of our students. The Reception to Year 2 program begins first week back

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Last Week Sports Day Thanks Great to see many families and friends at school on Friday joining in Sports Day – a terrific turnout. Congratulations to the winning team of Bradman and also to Fraser, Riley and Woodforde not far behind. Well done to all students who did their best,

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Road / Traffic / Pedestrian Safety In recent weeks, we have received a number of reports of students not travelling safely to and from school. The reports involve students crossing Black Road without using the pedestrian crossing lights. Instances of students riding their bikes unsafely have also been reported. If

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Last Week Students and staff survived the extreme heat – staying mostly indoors in the latter part of the week. We are hoping for a much cooler week ahead. House Teams met in the lead up to Sports Day, with team leaders leading house chants and health hustle practice. Congratulations

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Last Week Thank you to the parents and staff who attended our Annual General Meeting sharing in the highlights and achievements of the 2018 school year. Thanks also to Senior Leader, Nicky Taylor for sharing her teaching background, passion for learning and the importance of the General Capabilities in children’s

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Thank you to all families who were able to attend our Acquaintance Evening last Tuesday. Our teachers really appreciated and valued the time you took to meet with them and have your child / children share in their learning areas for 2019. Another ‘shout out’ for our Annual General Meeting

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In visiting classes over the last fortnight it has been pleasing to see a deliberate and explicit focus on team bonding activities and building positive relationships among students and staff. These relationships will be further enriched on Tuesday for our annual Acquaintance Evening where we look forward to connecting with

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Great to see all students, staff and families back at school last week. This Week Monday 4/2  Governing Council Important Dates and Events for Term 1 Tuesday 12th February – Acquaintance Night – details here Monday 18th February – 6.30pm – AGM Wednesday 20 February – Kidz Biz Parent Workshop