The Weekly Wrap

To Note

  • Science Week begins next week. Check in with the post from Senior Leader, Hazel Robertson, to see what’s happening at Craigburn.
  • Please consider supporting our school’s Pedal Prix team, the Craigburn Crew’sers – details here.
  • Many thanks to the parent helpers on School Photos Day last Tuesday, the day ran smoothly.  Reminder, Photo Make Up Day is scheduled for next Monday 13th August for those students who were absent from school last week.
  • To support our planning for 2019, for students / families who will be not be with us at Craigburn in 2019, we would appreciate parents / caregivers contacting the school to inform us via phone 8270 4144 or email This does not include any current Year 7 students. Thank you.
  • On Tuesday last week a team of judges led by Mayor Lorraine Rosenberg and representatives from the City of Onkaparinga visited Craigburn to judge our school’s garden for the Mayor’s Garden Competition. Mayor Rosenberg was very impressed with the students who showed the Mayor and team our school garden. Well done and thanks to Elysia, Kira and Lauren for your excellent efforts in sharing your learning and in pride of your Green Team’s efforts. 
  • Last week we welcomed six Korean students to Craigburn, who will be with us for three weeks. Once again, a big thank you to the families who are supporting the Korean homestay program and to Hazel Robertson (Senior Leader) who has been coordinating the program in liaison with the department’s International Education team.
  • Book week is soon upon us – please find time to read the latest Resource Centre News from Sue Jones.

Best wishes to all for the week ahead.


Paul Luke – Principal


  • Thursday 9/8
    • ICAS Maths Competition
  • Monday 13/8
    • School Photo Make Up Day
    • SSO Week begins
    • Science Week begins
    • Governing Council
  • Wednesday 15/8
    • Year 2/3/4 Assembly 10.00am
    • Reception / Year 1 Assembly 2.15pm
  • Thursday 16/8
    • Book Week incursion
  • Friday 17/8
    • Year 5/6/7 Team Assembly
  • Monday 20/8
    • Book Week Starts
    • Science Week Assembly 2.30pm
    • Footsteps Starts – Reception to Year 5
  • Wednesday 22/8
    • School Tour
    • SAPSASA District Athletics
  • Friday 24/8
    • Book Week Dress Up Day
  • Monday 27/7 – Wednesday 29/7
    • Year 3/4 Camp at Woodhouse
  • Thursday 30/8
    • Fathers Day Stall
  • Friday 31/8
    • School Closure / Show Day
  • Monday 3/9
    • Pupil Free Day
  • Sunday 9/9
    • Tournament of Minds – Flinders University
  • Wednesday 12/9
    • Year 2/3/4 Assembly 10.00am
    • Reception / Year 1 Assembly 2.15pm
  • Friday 14/9
    • Year 5/6/7 Team Assembly
  • Monday 17/9
    • Governing Council
  • Wednesday 19/9
  • Saturday 22/9 Sunday 23/9
    • Pedal Prix – Murray Bridge
  • Friday 28/9
    • Last Day of Term 3


  • Keep in touch with the online school calendar for the term ahead.
  • Staff Car Park – As mentioned last week, we are finalising a safe traffic management policy for the school, with information for parents and school staff regarding the use of the staff car park and drop off / pick up zones. We ask that parents / caregivers who use the OSHC facility to refrain from using the staff car park  between the hours of 7.00am and 5.00pm.
  • Canteen News – Price List Update.
  • Craigburn Beanies – available for purchase.
  • Please check the lost property stall in the hallway adjacent to the school canteen for any items that may have been misplaced.

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