The little school that makes a BIG difference

NEWS
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.
Line Art

Line Art

The busy children in the Junior Class completed  some “line art” last week.  Painting, drawing different lines, cutting and pasting were techniques used in the finished pieces,  which all look great!  

Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund

The Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund (CSEF) commenced in 2015 for four years and provides payments for eli​gible students to attend camps, sports and excursions. CSEF a​​pplications for 2017 open from term one 2017. Parents or​ legal guardians are required to submit a CSEF application form to their child’s school. PLEASE RETURN YPUR APPLICATION FORM AS...
Mirrored Images

Mirrored Images

Cutting and pasting shapes into designs highlighting positive and negative space has resulted in some eye catching art work in the senior class this week.
Settling into 2017

Settling into 2017

Lots of holiday stories, excitement, surprises and catching up friendships have started our year as students happily settle into the routines of school life at Clifton Creek Primary School.
Fundraising at our Mini-Fete

Fundraising at our Mini-Fete

This year we are planning to use funds raised from the Mini-Fete to update the Technic Lego resources to support different learning activities across the whole school.  As usual we have had an amazing response from local businesses to the children’s requests for donations to the raffle. Drawn on our concert night, 19th December 2016...
Gardens and Yard Magic

Gardens and Yard Magic

Our whole school yard has been treated to some amazing attention from students, teachers, parents and community members over the past weeks. The front of school has had a much needed “spruce up”. Original plants, pebbles and garden bed structure have been carefully rejuvenated into a brand new look which should continue to flourish and be...
School Procedures for the Bushfire Season

School Procedures for the Bushfire Season

Schools and children’s services listed on the DEECD Bushfire At-Risk Register (BARR) will be closed when a Code Red fire danger rating day is determined in their Bureau of Meteorology district.  Our school has been identified as being one of those at high bushfire risk and is listed on the BARR. Where possible, we will...
Dunking for Dominoes

Dunking for Dominoes

Keeping cool and motivated by numbers today in the extreme heat was easy for P-2 students as they “dunked for dominoes”.  
Children's Week 2016

Children’s Week 2016

Children’s Week is an annual event celebrating how important children are in our community. This year from 22 to 30 October. It is an opportunity for the community to get involved in a variety of activities that encourage children and their families to play, learn and grow together. This year’s Children’s Week theme is ‘Children have...
Featuring in our local newspaper....

Featuring in our local newspaper….

Publicity for the great things which happen at Clifton Creek Primary School is continuing in our local newspaper. Over recent weeks we have had both our Science Expo and our annual Kids and Blokes Night featured in large articles with coloured photographs.  Did you see them?  We have each article displayed in the staff room at school. Apart...