9/10 HASS: Trench Warfare

In Year 9/10 HASS we have been learning about World War 1. We have researched specific battles on the Western Front in relation to the upcoming commemoration of 100 Years since Armistice. Last week we engaged in a hands-on learning experience to understand the implementation of trench warfare...

Japan Trip 2018

During the holidays I was fortunate enough to travel with ten of our students to Japan.
The trip was fantastic with us spending three days in Tokyo, Kyoto and Hiroshima.
For me, the sheer amount of people in any one place at any time was a sight to see. At 11pm at night the subways and trains...

2018 JP Zoo Snooze

On Thursday October 25 the JP travelled to Adelaide and stayed overnight at the Zoo for our 2018 'Zoo Snooze'. We had a great time, learned lots about animals and had some wonderful adventures!


The JP were all very excited on Thursday morning and set off early for the long...

5-6 Illawonga Camp

Thirty four Year 5s and 6s, three teachers and an SSO left school bright and early on October 15— ­the first day of Term 4—heading for the Illawonga camp site near Swan Reach on the Murray River.
The campsite was originally built to showcase gymnastic equipment and was used by the...

3-4 Woodhouse Camp 2018

Day One

On Monday 15th October, the Year 3/4’s boarded a bus and set off to the Woodhouse Activity Centre in the Adelaide Hills. It took us about 3 hours. When we arrived, we unpacked our bags and split into our teams known as the Kangaroos and Koalas. We then began our activities,...

Fathers Day Breakfast

We had a fantastic turnout for our 2018 Fathers Day breakfast.

Dads (and grandads) spent the first lesson joining in STEM activities in the classrooms, building bridges, gigantic towers and aluminium ships.

Many tasks had a competitive side and dads rose to the challenge of floating the...