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

Sports Day – Coffee and Cake

We trust all families are looking forward to Sports Day. For your enjoyment on the day, please visit the Coffee & Cake and BBQ Stalls located on the Canteen verandah. Hot Chocolate, Tea, Double shot – Lactose free and Soy are also available – prices at $3.50 Thank you to all

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

SA Excellence in Public Education Awards

The SA Excellence in Public Education Awards recognise and reward the outstanding contributions made by educators across the state. Recognise an outstanding teacher, leader, or support staff member from any one of DECD’s schools, preschools, or children’s centres with a nomination in the 2016 SA Excellence in Public Education Awards. Nominees

NAB AFL Auskick

Craigburn PS has once again registered to be an AFL Auskick Centre – open for boys and girls in Reception through to Year 3. For all details visit and search for ‘Craigburn’ Register online for as little as $15 with use of your Sporting Schools Voucher. Session times –

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 –