If your Child is to be absent from School, please inform the School Office by 9.30am either by phone 5221 5221, email email@example.com or by using the SMS service “0418712263”.
Please note this number will only send and receive SMS messages - it will not receive telephone calls.
End of Term 1: Friday 5th April ( Curriculum Day for School Students)
School: Parent/Teacher Interviews Thursday 4th (4pm - 8pm) & Friday 5th April (9am - 4pm)
Parents & Friends News
All welcome - If you would like to be involved in the P&F, please come along, we'd love to meet you.
Next P&F Meeting - Monday 18th March 7.30pm
Primary School News
As we begin the process of interviews for students starting school in 2020, it may be a great time to review some aspects of school structures. A few questions recently have been a timely prompt to share more about the busy days of school, curriculum, reporting,...read more
Although the extreme weather threw a curve-ball at us, our altered Athletics Carnival program proved to be a success. Students cheered on their teammates and enthusiastically participated in each of their events. It’s always pleasing to observe...read more
The school’s Digital Citizenship Agreement was distributed to all families last week and we hope you have had a chance to discuss with your child/ren. The four descriptions we are using to help educate our students are RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY, REASONING and...read more
Please join us for our 10th Birthday Celebrations on Friday 29th March.read more
Shepherds, angels, cribs, stars….it must be getting close to Christmas! The Kinder children presented their delightful Christmas Concerts last week. The Brave Bears sharing their wonderful skills on Wednesday evening followed by the Courageous Lions on Thursday...read more
During Term 4, the Year 5 and 6 students have been undertaking a unit called What’s My Business? Each business group began with a $20 loan and had to come up with a clever business idea, with the groups focusing on food, accessories, games and...read more
Our school Chess Tournament was held on Monday 19 November in our Hall and was well attended by students from St John’s and Geelong Lutheran College. Our guests from GLC enjoyed their time with us and the friendly competition! There were...read more
On Thursday 8th November, the Year 3 and 4 students completed the Bollard walk from Rippleside through to Eastern Gardens (some of the students… and teachers were tired by the end!). The students recorded information from the bollards about...read more
On Monday 5th November, the Year 5 and 6 students attended a leadership day at Araluen Lutheran Camp. The purpose of this Leadership Day was for our current Year 6 students to spend the day with the Year 5 students completing activities focusing on...read more
This week we enjoyed our very first St John’s Art Show. It is hard to describe the wonderful community atmosphere and celebration of creativity and energy expressed in the artworks. Celebrated international advisor on education, Sir Ken...read more
Exploring how a supermarket stores, sources and sells its fruit and vegetables has many excellent connections to our Kitchen Garden Program. Our Year 3/4 students went on a discovery where they were introduced to an array of...read more
There is always something special about the beginning of Term 4. The children are excited to be here, the uniforms are all freshly laundered and it is obvious how much the children have grown since last wearing their summer uniform. As part of our Kitchen Garden...read more