Fruit Fly Advice Update

Dear families, As per the previous Fruit Fly Advice post – The Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) has recently advised that much of metropolitan Adelaide and some areas of the Riverland are in fruit fly outbreak or suspension areas. Currently, Flagstaff Hill, Coromandel Valley, Aberfoyle Park, Happy Valley

Fruit Fly Advice

Message from  The Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA). PIRSA has recently advised that much of metropolitan Adelaide and some areas of the Riverland are in fruit fly outbreak or suspension areas. To help South Australia fight fruit fly becoming an established pest, PIRSA is introducing the following movement

The Weekly Wrap – Term 1 Week 1 – 2021

Dear families and friends, welcome back to the new school year. I hope you enjoyed some quality family time over the holiday break and that you are looking forward to the year ahead. I’m sure your child/ren is/are looking forward to connecting with school friends, old and new – and

Class Placement and Staffing Update for 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers We have developed our preferred class structure for 2021 (see below) after much consideration and based on our projected enrolments and the requirements of the department’s student-centred funding model. This structure (below) supports our ‘professional learning community’ ethos of teachers working in collaborative teams and also

Canteen News

This year certainly was challenging for us in the canteen.  We managed to keep open all year to provide lunches to those who needed the service. Term 2 and 3 was difficult as we were unable to have parent helpers. However, we somehow managed to get through. We would like

Term 4 German Update

It’s hard to believe we’re almost at the end of the 2020 school year! The German room has been a VERY busy learning space this term with all students engaging in a variety of different activities. Here is a snapshot of what has been happening! Junior Primary: This term the

The Weekly Wrap – Term 4 Week 9 – 2020

Dear Families and Friends, what an incredible year we’ve had! We can confidently say that our school community has embraced the challenges of 2020 with optimism and a ‘can do attitude.’ This has been most evident through the genuine care, support and goodwill we have seen by families as we’ve

Class Placement Update

We have developed our preferred class structure for 2021 after much deliberation – based on our projected enrolments and the requirements of the department’s student-centred funding model. The new structure supports teachers working in collaborative teams and reduces class sizes in the early years of schooling. With varying numbers of

Thank you…

A huge “thank you” to our School Sports Coordinators: Lisa Slate (Netball), Elissa Cartridge and Taryn Edwards (Soccer), Mark Lemmey (Cricket) and Andrea Wauer (Basketball) for their outstanding efforts in successfully coordinating sports throughout a very challenging year. We have been fortunate at Craigburn to have coordinators who have been

After School Sports Photos

Sports Team Photos Information for families Each year ‘official’ after school sports team photos are taken to retain for school record keeping. It’s always nice to look back at older photos, especially if one of the students goes on to become a high level performer. These photos will be taken

Gala Day Tomorrow!

** Reminder – Gala Day is tomorrow. Please see below for information** Gala Day Information for Parents/Carers – 2020 A reminder that Gala Day is tomorrow Friday 4th December. Gala Day is an annual student-led event where students in Years 3 to 7 have the opportunity to showcase their enterprising

Gala Day – Friday 4th Dec 2020

Gala Day Information for Parents/Carers – 2020 A reminder that Gala Day is occurring this Friday 4th December. Gala Day is an annual student-led event where students in Years 3 to 7 have the opportunity to showcase their enterprising skills by running a Craft or Activity Stall (unfortunately there are

Premier’s Be Active and Reading Challenges

Congratulations to the students who today received medals and certificates for participating in the Premier’s Reading and/or Be Active Challenges. 447 Craigburn students completed the Premier’s Be Active Challenge recording 60 minutes of  physical activity  per day for  4 – 10 weeks throughout the year. 343 students completed the Premier’s