Issue 13 | 3 September 2019

Mr Graham Baird, Prinicpal

Principal’s Briefing

I would like to thank the ladies who gave of their time to plan and run the Father’s Day stall.  I know the students enjoy buying their Fathers a present and these ladies provide the perfect opportunity for this to happen. I hope all the Fathers out there had a …

View Article

Term Dates 2020

Term 1 28 January – 3 April Term 2 20 April – 26 June Term 3 20 July – 16 September Term 4 6 October – 4 December

View Article

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 Wk7 Prep A Hayden Bartlett Cooper Hendry Prep B Georgie  Colquhoun (Thornton) Zantino Vili Prep C Isabella Tallon Paris …

View Article

Northpine Kids “Tidy Up” For Charity

Last week the primary school completed their Stormforce service project for the term. Children were challenged to spend time with a family member, tidying up an area of their house and choosing a few items to give away to others. These things were brought into school to donate to the …

View Article

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying Expedition

It was an early start on Sunday morning August 18 for 14 Bronze Awardees completing the final qualifying expedition. They were responsible for demonstrating that they were capable of being independent hikers, able to navigate to the designated campsite at Blue Gum Flats and returning via a different route the …

View Article

ARCADIS STEAM Careers Guidance and Mentoring Day for Girls

On Thursday August 22 six young ladies from Northpine went to visit ARCADIS (https://www.arcadis.com/en/australia/) to learn more about what career opportunities are available to them on leaving school. The day was aimed at young girls who are studying a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) subject with an interest in …

View Article

Vocal Night

On Monday, 19 August, Northpine Music Department held their first ‘Vocal Night’,  a concert featuring purely voice performances. Performing were high school and primary school voice students, the Viva Voce Choir and the Melodious Voices Choir. The program featured a variety of styles and included duets, solos and choral items. …

View Article

Northpine Boxing Star

During the weekend of 24-25 August, Northpine Year 9 student Jack Beard competed and won the Australian Open Division Golden Gloves Title in the 70 kgs weight category.  This is the second year in a row he has won.  It is a very impressive achievement because fighters from all over …

View Article

Library News

So much has been happening at our Library over the last few weeks. Thank you to everyone who dressed up as their favourite book character for our Book Character Parade on Friday 23 August. A wonderful time was had by all. This year we had an incredible turnout, with most …

View Article

Yr 9-10 Rugby League Sharks

The Yrs 9-10 Sharks Rugby League team were runners-up in in the College Cup on Monday 2 September. They had the lead in the first half but ended up going down to Mueller College. Nicholas Goltz won the overall season MVP runner-up and Ryan Shapland was awarded the Coaches’ Award. …

View Article

Primary Sports News

Term 3 Carnivals The Infant Sports Carnival was a hugely successful day with all the students making valiant efforts to overcome the windy conditions. Thank you to all the family members who came and supported the event and a big thanks to all the staff for officiating and marshalling. Overall …

View Article

Big Camp 2019 Registration

Big Camp is held yearly during the first week of the Spring school holidays at Watson Park Convention Centre. This year it will be from 19-28 September. You can register for an Actipass (Under 18) or as a Day Visitor at this link.

View Article

Living Better – Focus for Week 8 – Followership

A Wellbeing and Resilience Values Program initiative for Prep to Year 6 Students in 2019 This week students will be introduced to a new unit.  Cooperation – teamwork and collaboration – is vital to happiness and success in all areas of life.  As Helen Keller said, “Alone we can do …

View Article

Dental Treatment for Northpine Students

Dental Treatment for children of families attending Northpine Christian College is now being offered at Kallangur School Dental Clinic, Old Gympie Rd, Kallangur. All students from Prep to Yr 10 inclusive are eligible for treatment. Students in Yr 11 and 12 may be eligible if they are listed on a …

View Article

OSHClub

OSHClub Newsletter

The latest OSHClub Newsletter is available at this link.

View Article

Enrolment for 2019

New 2020 Enrolments

Parents, do you wish to enrol another child in 2020? Have you placed your application for your child to commence Prep in 2020? Interviews begin immediately after the holidays. Enrolment forms can be downloaded HERE. Alternatively you are welcome to drop into the office to pick up forms. If you …

View Article

Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

3-4 September: QCS Testing 4 September: Yr 8 ODE Rock Climbing Day 5 September: ICAS Science Competition 6-12 September: Yr 11 Exams 13-18 September: Yr 11 Camp 18 September: Last Day of Term 3 For more info please visit our School Calendar

View Article