Ride-a-thon raises $6,500 for our school!

Our third annual Ride-A-Thon was another stunning success, raising over $6,500 for our school. The fabulous Regina Hooper and her team of hard-working volunteers ran the day like a well-oiled machine while the students got out and enjoyed a spin in the sunshine. Thank you to all of the parents, […]

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2019 Christmas carols and picnic

What a wonderful evening – and a wonderful way to celebrate the end of the year. The children all sang their hearts out and it was Christmas cheer all round…

October is Walk to School Month!

The weather is warming and the days are getting longer, so what a great opportunity to walk, ride or scoot to school each day! Plus we get to do our bit for the planet. We began our celebrations during week 1 with a healthy Walk to School breakfast. It was […]

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Prep island challenge

On Friday 4th May we turned our classroom into a construction site and all the Preps were the builders. The challenge was to design and create something to help a friend who was stuck on an island. The students could use anything they wanted to build their creation. It was […]

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Have you seen our new rain garden?

This week the Eco Warriors worked under the guidance of our fabulous parent Green Team to finish our new rain garden at the entrance of the school. The planting design and the working bee were generously organised by Karen Said (Kett) and her sister Sue (aka the Property Style Counsel […]

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Swimming team excels in the pool

Our St Columba’s Swimming Team excelled in the pool at the Holt District Swimming Carnival in Term 1. The team swam their hearts out to finish second overall, with more than half the swimmers qualifying for the Beachside competition. Their dedication to training, and their enthusiasm on the day, highlighted […]

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Open Learning Days

Over the past two years we have held a parent information night at the beginning of the school year, to outline school initiatives and classroom practices and procedures. This year, we instead hosted two parent Open Learning Days. Rather than “listening to” us, we invited parents to come along and […]

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