St Columba’s New Star

You may have noticed the new addition to our school gate – a shiny star! No we’re not getting in early with our Christmas decorating – St Columba’s received it from ResourceSmart Schools in recognition of our progress on our school’s sustainability journey! ResourceSmart Schools is a Victorian Government initiative that […]

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Loving our streets!

By Nicole and Kaitlyn On Saturday 20th February some families from St Columba’s participated in Love Our Street 3184. Love Our Street is an initiative to help keep our streets clean and tidy. We picked up rubbish and filled 25 bags of litter. It is amazing how much people litter. […]

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is the longest and most important traditional festival in the Chinese calendar. It is also known as the “Spring Festival”, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. To celebrate Chinese New Year, there will be a special assembly held in the school hall on Wednesday 2nd […]

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Swimming Carnival

Congratulations to our fantastic swimming team on a wonderful effort at the swimming carnival on Tuesday 23rd February. St Columba’s came 2nd in the school percentage category and 4th overall. We were up against 11 other schools. Thank you to all of our children for being such great representatives for […]

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Our 3/4 Eco-Warriors get to work

by Francis – 3/4 This year the 3/4 students will be our school’s EcoWarriors. What does this mean? It means we will be leaders in looking after the environment, teaching others how to care for our world and advertising the many events we can do to make a difference to […]

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Literacy Course – 11 Feb

Helen Hall will be running a course for parents wishing to assist in the junior classes during literacy time. We welcome and value any help you can give us in the classrooms. Grandparents also welcome. NB – to help in class you must have a current Working with Children Check. It’s […]

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Welcome Mass & BBQ/Picnic

Join us for the 2016 Welcome Mass followed by a BBQ/BYO picnic on Saturday, 6th February.  Mass from 5pm – 6pm, followed by BBQ/Picnic in the school grounds from 6pm, with a visit from a magician at 6.30pm. Please see flyer for more information

Welcome back!

Welcome back to another year at St Columba’s. I hope everyone had a restful holiday and that all feel relaxed and refreshed, ready for the 2016 school year. We warmly welcome our new families to St Columba’s. I hope that 2016 is a wonderful year of community spirit and learning […]

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One Solution for the Skills Gap Problem

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