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On Monday 16th  October, Year 1 and 2 classes had a 30 minute games clinic from ‘MILO in2CRICKET’. This free clinic included games and ball skills and two teams competing in a batting and fielding challenge. These fun sporting activities are a way of introducing new...

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Melbourne Museum and IMAX Excursion

On Friday 13th October, classes J1, J2 and J3 headed off to the IMAX theatre and Melbourne Museum for their integrated topic ‘Minibeasts: Place and Purpose in Our World’. The classes had a wonderful day exploring the Museum exhibits and viewing ‘Bugs Mighty Micro...

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P & F News – Bunnings BBQ

A huge thanks to the following helpers who came and helped out at the Bunnings Barbeque on Saturday 22nd September - Phil, Alissia, Melanie, Melissa and Adam, Amanda, Belinda and Hudson, Hannah and Imani, Deb and Isaac and John.  Like a well-oiled machine, we had...

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Principal’s Message

We are almost at the end of Term 3 and the students are very excited about the upcoming concert next Thursday evening. I pray that the holiday break will give students and staff alike a break from the daily intensity and give the opportunity for a few bugs to...

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Year 5 & 6 Interschool Sports

Throughout Term 3, students from Year 5 and 6 compete against other schools in the Interschool Sports Competition.  This is always an exciting opportunity for our students and a great highlight of their year.  In the competition so far, we have competed against Christ...

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Art News

Our students have been very busy in their Art classes, creating portraits for the Geelong Gallery Who’s Who portrait prize.  The student prize coincides with the Geelong Gallery's presentation of the Art Gallery of New South Wales' Archibald Prize 2017 and marks Jules...

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Pot to Plate Project

Years 3 and 4 students have taken on the challenge of growing their own fruit, vegetables and edible flowers. The balcony is blooming, full of large pots growing a variety of carrots, strawberries, spinach and snow peas, beetroots, tomatoes and corn. Students will be...

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Robotics in the Classroom

Students in the  Years 5 and 6  are currently completing a unit on robotics.  This unit utilises LEGO MINDSTORM kits which contain the software and hardware to program robots.  By combining different programmable bricks (which is the coding language or instructions...

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