Issue 11 | 18 July 2017

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

Principal’s Briefing

Welcome to Term 3 and I hope you all had a restful and enjoyable holiday. I would like to welcome those families who have joined us for Term 3 and I trust you will enjoy your stay at NCC. We are hosting another group of Japanese students from Fukui Commercial …

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Chaplain’s Chat

Service to Others Really Does Matter Before the holidays we asked the question, “Does service to others really matter?” Well, we found out that it certainly does. Over the holidays we had 75 students and staff out and about in a Storm Co shirt. 56 in total in rural Queensland …

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Teacher Feature graphic of apple on desk.

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! What class or classes do you teach? I teach Year 5. How long have you been working at Northpine? I came to Northpine in 2014. …

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Merit Awards

Merit Awards

Congratulations to our weekly Infant and Junior School award winners! Our students continue to excel in so many areas. Here are the names of our most recent Merit Award winners: Class Week 1 Prep A Yuri Ignacio Abigail Wong Prep B Allira Mampana Christian Mathews Prep C Winter Rose Rosales …

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Year 11 Group on the beach

Year 11 Biology Excursion

Lao-Tzu, an ancient Chinese philosopher once said, “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” Our Year 11 North Stradbroke Biome exploration began with a 5am start to travel to Cleveland where we would catch the ferry for our island exploration. On arrival at North Stradbroke Island …

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Mrs. Mamata

Northpine Welcomes New Librarian

We would like to welcome Mrs Kim Mamata to Northpine as our new librarian. She was born in Maryborough but has spent most of her life on the north side of Brisbane. If she had to recommend something to read, it would be the Anne of Green Gables series by L.M. Montgomery, …

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Year 9 Parent Info Evening

Information Evening for the New Queensland Certificate of Education and Australia Tertiary Admission Rank Dear Parents/Caregivers of Year 9 Students, At Northpine Christian College, plans for 2018/2019 are well underway, due to the fact that, next year, students currently in Year 9 will encounter a significant milestone in their educational …

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Year 9 TAFE presentation

Year 9 TAFE Presentation

What do you want to be when you grow up? Year 9 Students had an interactive TAFE presentation on Careers today to complement their Year 9 “The Next Step Program” in an effort to get students to start thinking about what pathways they might like to take when they leave …

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Annie Promo Photo

Northpine’s Annie Jr. Musical Production

Northpine Christian College presents… THE MUSICAL! One of the world’s best loved musicals bounds onto the stage this July when the plucky and positive ‘Annie’ will charm her way into your heart.  Join her fun-filled adventure as she finds a new home with billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his secretary Grace and a loveable …

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Engineering students

Engineers in the Making

During the last week of Term 2 our Certificate II students swapped the Northpine Christian College Workshop for the Narangba Valley State School Trade Workshop and were put through some training to assist with the completion of their Engineering Certificate. The students enjoyed the field trip and using the metal …

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Woolworths Earn and Learn 2017

This year Northpine Christian College will once again be participating in the Woolworths Earn & Learn Program. Through this program we will be able to acquire new educational resources for our school – and all we need you to do is shop for your groceries at Woolworths. From Wednesday 26th …

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Lachlan with TAFE certificate

TAFE Success in Year 12

Congratulations to Lachlan Wakelin for successfully completing his Certificate III in Digital Technologies at TAFE while he concludes his Year 12 subjects at Northpine. Lachlan has been organised and motivated to attend TAFE one day a week to complete this practical qualification at the same time maintain his subject performances …

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Ramp Up Program – Moreton Bay Regional Council

The RAMP UP program is a range of free group coaching activities for children and teenagers being delivered from August 2017-June 2018. Participant will learn how to throw a disc and play a round at DISC GOLF, develop new skills and sharpen their riding with SCOOTER and SKATEBOARD sessions, and …

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Health Presentation

Health Services Traineeships

Year 10 students were given a presentation last week by Kylie Boccuzzi from Queensland Health, inviting them to apply for School Based Traineeship Certificate positions to work in occupations such as Dental, Allied Health, Nursing, Aged Care and Administration in the Caboolture, Redcliffe, North Lakes and Kilcoy health precincts as …

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TAFE Queensland Open Day

TAFE Queensland OPEN DAYs are fast approaching! Whether you’re interested in a future in trades, childcare, hospitality, or fitness, TAFE Queensland have got you covered. Students and staff are invited to tour our training facilities, get hands-on, try out a number of trades and skills and speak to our teachers …

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Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

17-19 July: Eisteddfod Music Competition 21-23 July: Duke of Edinburgh Silver Practice Camp 22 July: Year 12 Southpine SDA Church Visit 24 July – 16 August: Japanese Student Visit 25 July: Primary ASSA Athletics Carnival 27, 29 and 30 July: Annie Jr Musical Production For more info please visit our School …

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All Parents Who Wish to Enrol Students for 2018

Please place applications for your children if you wish for them to commence at Northpine in 2018. Interviews for high school will commence later this term. Interviews for Prep will commence in term 2. Please email or bring your applications to the college office.

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