Wesley Booth Super Sleuth

A fantastic school holidays opportunity for Craigburn Primary families to head down to Dymocks Bookstore in the city to meet Craigburn parent and author Adam Cece. Adam will be there for the launch and signing of his new book, Wesley Booth Super Sleuth, published by Scholastic Hub Hill Primary School is in the grip of a crime

Year 7 Canberra Camp

As you are probably aware our Year 7 students have recently undertaken an education tour of the national capital. Students were given the opportunity to participate in a variety of educational programs with a focus on Australia’s history, culture, heritage and democracy. The Australian Government recognises the importance of all

SA Excellence in Public Education Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2015 SA Excellence in Public Education Awards, that recognise and reward the outstanding contributions made by teachers, leaders and support staff from across the state. Nominations close 5pm, 3 July 2015. Don’t miss your chance to nominate an outstanding education professional within DECD to

Craigburn Cafe

Spaghetti Bolognaise is deleted off the Menu. We have introduced a new winter meal, which is Pasta Spirals in a Bolognaise sauce. This is served in a foil pack for $3.80. It is a nice warm lunch for these cold days! Have you ever thought about helping out in the

EduTech 2015

Earlier this month on 2-3 June 2015, our entire teaching staff attended the 5th Annual EduTech National Congress and Expo at the Brisbane Convention Centre. EduTech is the only event that brings together the entire education and training sector and is the largest education event in the southern hemisphere. Over

Farben Poem

I found this poem last week while flicking through ‘Katzensprung’ and loved it so much, I had to create a display in our German classroom. Der Schnee ist weiB Die Lippe Rot Schwarz das Haar Und braun das Brot Das Blatt ist grun Das Wasser blau Bananen gelb Elefantan grau

Important Dates

Monday 22 June – Finance 6:15pm Governing Council 7:15pm Wednesday, 24 June – RAN Training for Volunteers 6.45pm Wednesday, 1 July – Instrumental Concert 2:00pm Friday, 3 July – Last Day of Term—Normal dismissal Monday, 20 July – STUDENT-FREE DAY Tuesday, 21 July – Students return for Term 3 Friday 4 September—Show Day School

Refugee Week

Monday 22 June – Finance 6:15pm Governing Council 7:15pm Wednesday, 24 June – RAN Training for Volunteers 6.45pm Wednesday, 1 July – Instrumental Concert 2:00pm Friday, 3 July – Last Day of Term—Normal dismissal Monday, 20 July – STUDENT-FREE DAY Tuesday, 21 July – Students return for Term 3 Friday 4 September—Show Day School

NetSetGO

NetSetGO – Junior Netball Program for Reception and Year 1 students. We are pleased to announce that we will be introducing the NetSetGO junior netball program to Craigburn in Term 3, initially targeted to our Reception and Year 1 students. Our Netball coordinators with the support of volunteer parents have

Coding at Craigburn

We have started a Coding Club on Thursdays at lunch time in Room 4. Students from Reception – Year 7 are taking part in in the club run by Miss Sporn, Miss Grant and Mrs Langham. We are using a programme called Scratch. This is a free online programme that

Prehistoric Adventures Await

Over our short 33 year history students at Craigburn have held a strong affinity with the natural elements of our school site. They are often playing in natural play areas – digging trenches, making sand sculptures – and simply enjoying being in nature. Our teaching staff embrace the curiosity and

Learning to Accept Difference

Staff at Craigburn look for opportunities to promote and strengthen our understanding of our school values and where all members of our community are encouraged to achieve their personal best. Our six school values are: Self Worth – To value yourself as a person. Caring – To show care towards

SAPSASA News 

Congratulations to Jenna, Courtney, Ella H and Carrie on their selection into our Southern Heights SAPSASA netball team. In Week 5, the girls will compete in the SAPSASA netball carnival at Netball SA Stadium against 40 other districts. Well done to Taine, Tyson and Harry for their selection into the

Thank You Volunteers

Craigburn has a long, proud history of strong volunteer support and involvement from our parent community. We have been fortunate to have had parents and friends volunteering in many ways, including: coordinating and supporting school fundraising events – transporting students to out-of-school events becoming a sports coach or team manager