The little school that makes a BIG difference

Wicking Beds are Wicked!

Wicking Beds are Wicked!

We now have two extra wicking beds in our garden, through the efforts of Jill and the students over the past few weeks in our Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program. The value of the wicking beds has been very obvious over the long dry summer we have had—  moisture is...
MARC Van

MARC Van

  We now have a new MARC Van teacher, Peter Robertson. Peter was a science teacher at Bairnsdale Secondary College for 15 years. He had his first day with CCPS last Friday and brought along a couple of his pets, two fabulous stick insects, and part of the session was...
Welcome back to CCPS

Welcome back to CCPS

It was so lovely to see everyone arrive back safe and happy after the holidays. It was heart warming watching big smiles come bounding through the gate, eager for a new year of learning and adventures! A new year brings a new staff member to CCPS – welcome Carrie Jones!...
Clifton Creek Kids Hit the Slopes

Clifton Creek Kids Hit the Slopes

Clifton Creek Kids Hit the Slopes We have had  an amazing adventure – great snow, blue skies and sunshine – we couldn’t be luckier, and I couldn’t be prouder of our little group of skiers! They have shown great resilience and endurance. Yesterday we skied from Dinner Plain to JB Plain to see...
In the garden with the little class

In the garden with the little class

It is lovely to see our youngest students becoming familiar with the learning activities in the garden and in looking after our animals.
Seasonal Harvest

Seasonal Harvest

There was plenty to see, do and learn last Thursday morning in the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden class as students discovered a variety of wildlife had checked into the Air B&B insect hotel since  habitats were created last year. The automatic feeder was topped up with chicken grain, a treasure trove of...
We are SunSmart

We are SunSmart

Clifton Creek Primary School Sunsmart Policy       Our SUNSMART policy applies to all school events, both within school boundaries and whilst out in the community. Sun protection is recommended for all skin types when UV levels reach 3 or higher. In Victoria, UV levels regularly reach 3 or...
Prep Steps 2019

Prep Steps 2019

Is your child starting Prep in 2020? Transition from Kinder to school Prep Steps provides children with genuine school experiences in the classroom and playground. These special days build a sense of familiarity with school life, helping children to feel happy, secure and confident when they start school. Our Prep...
Our school is ...

Our school is …

….UNIQUE. Phone  5157 9251  for an appointment to visit us and see education in action at Clifton Creek Primary School.  
A school well resourced with ...

A school well resourced with …

Spacious modern classrooms. Excellent teacher : student ratios. Computers, netbooks and iPads. Separate Library. Kitchen workstations set up to  Stephanie Alexander specifications.      
Room to run and play

Room to run and play

We have wide open spaces for games and outdoor activities.
Our very own bus

Our very own bus

We are happy to report that our “new”  school bus is doing its rounds very nicely, equipped with individual seat belts for all  and driven by licensed teaching staff from Clifton Creek Primary School.
A school where ...

A school where …

Learning is meaningful and based on relevance and children’s interests. All communication is honest, open, sharing and constant. Relationships between students, staff and families are supportive and close. Everyone is treated with respect. Achievements are celebrated and students are allowed to “let their light shine”.

Welcome to our website, have a browse and enjoy gaining an insight into how we achieve successful learning outcomes for students at Clifton Creek Primary School.