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2017 East Gippsland Children's Week Celebration

2017 East Gippsland Children’s Week Celebration

Children’s Week 2017 East Gippsland Children’s Week Celebration will be launched on the 21st October at the Lakes Entrance Foreshore 10am-12pm. Join us for a fun filled day with free activities for children and their families to enjoy.   A Children’s Week Calendar of Events will be available free on the day, (ask here at...
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 higher from mid-August to the...
Mini Fete a huge success

Mini Fete a huge success

Icy conditions, lashings of wind, rain showers, hail and sunshine were all thrown at us last Saturday morning at our annual Mini Fete. Luckily we were able to make use of our under-cover areas and even had some toasty warm spots for some of the attractions. Go to the GALLERY tab for more photos of...
Kid 'n Blokes

Kid ‘n Blokes

Last Wednesday evening Clifton Creek Primary School celebrated their annual Kids n Blokes night. This school ritual has been a much anticipated calendar event for many years and always has full participation and lots of fun. 2017 was no exception. The night began with an outdoor “in the dark” game of Chain Hidey where kids...
National Support Staff Week

National Support Staff Week

This week it is National Support Staff week. It is an opportunity to recognise the invaluable work our ES staff do here at CCPS. Robyn and Dave are our amazing support staff. They work across the school supporting staff, students and families. I could list all they do for our school; however, we would run...
Prep Steps 2017

Prep Steps 2017

Is your child starting Prep in 2018? 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 Steps Program starts now with promotional...
Clipper

Clipper

Last Friday we looked at our Word of the Day- Clipper and looked at the history of sailing ships, the origins of the word and did a lot of vocabulary based around boating terminology. We watched sailing documentaries before students did a construction challenge building their own sailing model using rationed materials and naming all...
Littlies Learning

Littlies Learning

Littlies Learning at the Creek We look forward to seeing our littlest learners back this term for another program of fun activities, free of charge, starting tomorrow morning. We have vacancies still, so text Kat if you and your pre-schooler would like to join in.   An opportunity for pre-school aged children to join us...
Be Well Read, in Red in Bed

Be Well Read, in Red in Bed

Students and staff at Clifton Creek Primary School recently  supported the Cathy Freeman Foundation. The Stomp Out the Gap event is a fundraiser and awareness raiser to bridge the deficit gaps in health, education and lifestyle for indigenous young people across Australia. Clifton Creek Primary conducted a “Be Well Read, in Red in Bed” fundraising day...
Art in the Junior Class

Art in the Junior Class

Deklyn – “We have been doing Ton Schulten art and it’s like drawing boxes and shapes, and you do light and normal and dark paint.
Let's take the next steps

Let’s take the next steps

Reconciliation Ceremonies Today we headed into Bairnsdale West Primary School to be a part of their Reconciliation Ceremony. We listened to stories told by the children and staff and an interesting talk given by Martin Flanagan. Back at CCPS we all took part in our own Reconciliation Ceremony this afternoon. We were pleased to welcome...
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.