The Weekly Wrap

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

Performing Arts Update

Thank you for your kind and friendly welcome over the last seven weeks. I am enjoying my time in the Performing Arts classroom and looking forward to exciting projects ahead. This week all classes are learning how sound is made and have engaged in experiments to demonstrate this. The ‘sound

2019 Public Education Awards

The Public Education Awards recognise and reward the achievements of teachers, leaders, allied health professionals, support and corporate staff across South Australia. Nominations for the awards are open until 31 May 2019. Nominate now. The awards recognise and showcase excellence in public education. Through this program we proudly share our achievements

NAPLAN Online 2019 – Key Information

What does NAPLAN assess and why is the test moving to an online format? NAPLAN assesses literacy and numeracy – important skills that each child needs to succeed in school and life. If your child is in Year 3, 5, 7 or 9 this year, they will be participating in NAPLAN tests for reading, writing, conventions of language (spelling,

Woolies Earn and Learn 2019

This year we will be participating in the Woolworths Earn & Learn program. Through this program we will be able to get new educational resources for our school/early learning centre – and all we need you to do is shop for your groceries at Woolworths. From the 1st May to

The Weekly Wrap

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

Nature Play Forest Festival

Looking for some forest fun these holidays? Grab your picnic blankets and beanies, Nature Play Forest Festival is returning to Kuitpo Forest in Autumn 2019! Come join us as we celebrate the holidays with wild nature play adventures and make magical memories with family and friends. The Nature Play Forest


This year the National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) for year 3, 5, 7 and 9 takes place from May 14 – 24th which is Week 3 & 4 Term 2. Craigburn is one of a large number of schools that will be participating in NAPLAN Online for the

The Weekly Wrap

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