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Touring our beautiful school

By Alessia and Maya On Thursday 23rd April 2016 a judge from ‘Keep Australia Beautiful’ came to our school. We took him on a tour around our building and playground and showed him different sustainable projects that we have been working on. Before we started the tour we showed him […]

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PJ’s & Teddy Bears

Our very excited preps (and parents) came back to school one night last week wearing very fancy PJ’s and cuddling very much loved teddies! Parents found out about the many different ways that we can pray in the prep room. Families worked together to create their very own prayer mat […]

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Wellbeing News

What’s happening in Wellbeing around our school? We began term 2 with Wellbeing Week and a big, school wide focus on Bouncing Back and Fairness. Some of the important messages that children will be learning about this term are included in the BOUNCEBACK acronym: Bad times don’t last, things always […]

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Mother’s Day Breakfast

Mother’s Day breakfast will be celebrated on Friday 6th May in the Parish Hall starting at 8.00am and breakfast will be available until 8.45am.  The breakfast will be followed by a Mother’s Day liturgy in the school hall.  All mother’s, grandmother’s, aunts and special person’s are warmly invited to join us. We […]

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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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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