School Events & Specialist Subjects
Footy Day – All students are welcome to dress up in their favourite football team’s colours – Usually around Grand Final Day
Easter Fete – Our Major Fundraiser for the year. Our Fete is held on Easter Saturday and is always a huge success thanks to many dedicated parents. If you think you could contribute please let us know.
Fashions on the field – All students are welcome to dress in racing gear – Usually during Melbourne Cup Week
M.A.D day – The Years 5 to 6 students run the Mini Activity Day where students run stalls for the prep to year 4s to visit. This is a fundraising day for the Student Representative Council
Asia Day – All students are invited to explore Asia and dress up in something relating to our closest neighbours.
Maths Day – Students work in multi – year level groups on maths activities. This works on a “round robin” circuit and students get to learn from each other and get to know students in other year levels.
L.O.T.E – Our College offers Indonesian as our Language other than English. Students in years Prep to year 6 are offered Indonesian as part of the regular curriculum.
I.T – Each classroom has networked Computers as well as the college having 2 computer labs and dedicated teachers. Years 5-6 students all have netbooks and many classrooms are now using interactive whiteboards. Students are motivated and engaged using current ICT practice and programs
P.E – Our College has dedicated PE teachers.
Visual Art – The students are exposed to a variety of mediums, equipment, techniques and work in both 2D and 3D mediums. Contemporary and traditional art work is regularly used as a stimulus for students’ work. Large collaborative work is often undertaken.
Music – Our College has a dedicated Music teacher who takes each class for Music as part of the curriculum. Each year level learns a different instrument.
- Preps – kazoo
- Juniors – Ocarina
- Middles – Harmonica
- Seniors – Ukulele
- Individual music lesson can be arranged for instruments such guitar, trumpet or piano.
Mathletics – the Mathletics program is an online numeracy program which all our students can log onto and practice their skills. Each student is provided with a user name and password and it can be access at both home and school. Teachers set each child to an appropriate level.