NEWS & EVENTS

No Waste Wednesdays: a great green success story

As a 5 Star Resource Smart school, our school has been hard at work growing and embedding its commitment to sustainability in the curriculum, on campus and in the community. During 2019 we established our kitchen garden program and spent time exploring the concept and importance of composting. Our students […]

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Youth and Schools Clean up Day

Last Friday, the Preps to Yr 4s participated in Youth and Schools Clean up Day. The Preps set off around the school yard to find leaves for the compost and to collect rubbish. The 1/2s did an excellent job of cleaning up the neighborhood of Elwood and the 3/4s left […]

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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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Take part in our new innovative recycling program

As part of our Sustainable School community, we invite you to join us in 2 innovative recycling programs: 1. Plastic-lid recycling program for prosthetic hands for children: https://envision.org.au/envision-hands/ 2. Bread-tag recycling program for wheelchairs: https://www.breadtagsforwheelchairs.co.za/ We can do it in 3 easy steps! 1. Place a dedicated container/s on your […]

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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…

No Waste Wednesdays a winner!

An awesome effort to all the families participating in ‘No Waste Wednesdays’ and to Anna, Susan and Laura for helping our school families and teachers reduce their organics waste one bucket at a time! This week we collected 68.27kg of food scraps from 28 families. This brings our total food […]

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