Issue 1 | 30 January 2018

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

Principal’s Briefing

Welcome to 2018. It has certainly been a warm start to the school year. Thank you to those who attended the Year 7 & 8 Parent meeting last night, and to Mr Tams and the Middle School teachers for leading out. This is a busy week with our Infant School …

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Chaplain’s Chat

Well the school holiday season is over! 2017 is gone and 2018 is here. During the break a number of our staff and students participated in different summer camps around the place. Check out these highlight packages from the South Queensland Conference Summer Camps. https://www.facebook.com/sqconference/videos/1571924672876849/ https://www.facebook.com/sqconference/videos/1566874673381849/ https://www.facebook.com/sqconference/videos/1553231948079455/ These camps will …

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Teacher Feature

The Teacher Feature is meant to highlight our current teachers. We have an amazingly diverse staff and we encourage you to get to know them! Which class or classes do you teach? Year 8, 9, 11, 12 Maths and 12 Chemistry. How long have you been working at Northpine? This …

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College crossing on Hughes Road East

College Crossing

Please find the attached letter from School Principal Mr Baird regarding the College Crossing on Hughes Road East.

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Year 12 Journey Begins

On Tuesday 23 January, the Year 12 class of 2018 received their Senior badges and ties at the opening assembly. It was a positive start to their last year at Northpine as each member of Year 12 was recognised. Shortly after, the new School Captains, Natalia Perez and Benjamin Holmlund, …

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Primary Sports News

After School Sport In Term 1, AFL Auskick returns to Northpine after school on Tuesdays from 3:15-4:15pm. The program will run for 7 weeks starting on Tuesday 6 February and finishing on Tuesday 20 March. Application forms will be made available by the AFL development officers during their visit to …

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Basketball at Northpine

At Northpine, we are proud to offer competitive opportunities for our students. Basketball is a big part of our school sporting culture and we offer two after school programs for your student to be involved in. 1) Wednesday Basketball Competition This basketball competition is offered to Northpine students only (intraschool) and gives a great opportunity …

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Peer Mentoring Program

Are you struggling to understand your tasks and to remain motivated to complete them? Do you need help in structuring your assessments and in selecting the most appropriate ideas and concepts? Alternatively, you may have found that working in isolation is far more challenging and less productive or that your best work …

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Year 1 drawings

Year 1’s First Week

Year 1 started the first day of school with a combined worship. Parents were invited to join in and the room was packed!  It also helped to make the back to school transition much easier and to set a good tone for the week. In Year 1A the children have been busy reading big books, working with …

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Music Department Enrolment

Northpine Music Department Up and Running for 2018! It has been fantastic having students return to instrumental music lessons and choir, band and string ensemble rehearsals! Many new families have joined our music department and to you we say a very warm welcome. For those who haven’t yet signed up but are …

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Duke of Edinburgh Info Night

All parents and participants who are new to the D of E Award are invited to this night to find out what it involves. When: February 7, 7:00-8:30pm Where: Northpine Performing Arts Centre

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Upcoming Events

31 January: Years 7-12 Swimming Carnival 1 February: Years 3-6 Parent Information Evening 2 February: ID Photo Catch-up 6 February: Parents & Friends Meeting 7 February: Duke of Edinburgh Information Night For more info please visit our School Calendar

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Enrolment for 2019

2019 Enrolment

Parents, do you wish to enrol another child in 2019? Please place your application forms for all year levels as soon as possible. Please note that interviews for Preps commence in Term 2. You can find the appropriate forms HERE.

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