Rehearsals for our school musical Seussical Junior are well underway and with only a few more weeks until showtime we are really pulling out all the stops.
What a terrific day! The day was most memorable for the camaraderie, teamwork and great ‘spirit’ that shone through the children, staff and parents as they participated in the day. There were smiling faces, hugs, cheers and lots of encouragement towards one another to be seen all through the day. It is wonderful to […]
This term our snow team is heading off to Mt Buller to participate in the School Snow Sports competition. In preparation for this we all had the opportunity to learn how to snowboard during term 2.
On the last day of each term we like to celebrate with a special day for the children. These days are a wonderful opportunity for everyone to come together and have a lot of fun. This year we held our Inaugural House Tabloid Sports. The children were in multi age […]
Exciting news! St Columba’s has been announced as a finalist in the Keep Victoria Beautiful Sustainable Cities 2019 Community Awards! We entered the Awards last term for our exciting STEAM Clean the Bay Project – a project generously funded with the support of a Victorian Government grant. In May, the […]
A bunch of our fabulous greenies are starring on page 13 of next month’s Diversity magazine. Apart from an awesome pic, the article highlights our achievement of being a finalist in the Resource Smart School Awards and our STEAM Clean the Bay project (generously funded with the support of the […]
Our annual Friendship Fair held on the last day of term 3 is always such fun. It is a day run by the children for the children. The money raised on the day was in support of Caritas.
On Friday 29 March, our 3/4 teacher and sustainability leader, Chantel Munoz, and Green Team parent, Samantha Smith, headed to the zoo and presented on our STEAM Clean the Bay project at the Steps 2 Sustainability Conference. They were joined by over 200 teachers, environmental educators and local government officers […]
Our Preps loved concluding our Inquiry Unity titled ‘We like to make it, move it!’ by visiting the amazing Scienceworks! They used all their senses to explore and investigate the many objects and materials throughout the different exhibitions. Students listened to an interactive story and used their collaborative skills to solve […]
The first Friday of November is a special day at St Columba’s. It is when we celebrate Grandparents and Special Persons Day. It was a wonderful morning and occasion for our school. We had an enormous turn out and there were so many lovely comments about the children, the welcoming […]