Issue 14 | 4 September 2018

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

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 …

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2019 Confirmation of Enrolment Forms

2019 confirmation of enrolment forms are now available and due to be returned 14 September 2018. They were sent out individually to each parent in an email sent on 30 August. They are also available on the parent portal, SEQTA Engage, in the “Reports” section. If you have problems or …

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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. Juniors had no parade in Week 6 because of the Book Character Parade. Here are the names of our most recent Merit Award winners: Class Week 7 Week 6 Prep A …

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The Bray Family

Funds of Love for the Bray Family

A Northpine family recently received some devastating news. Jill Bray, mother to one of our Prep students, learned in late August that she had terminal cancer. Some of her friends created a Go Fund Me page to help out the family of four. You can find the link here. Thank …

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Year 10 and 11 Study Tour

With eighty-eight students, ten teachers and two coaches, the Year 10 and 11 Study Tours were a great experience for all who participated. The trip began bright and early on Wednesday morning 22 August, when students travelled to Avondale College.  They took part in campus tours, ate in the cafeteria, …

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Year 5A Pen Pals

Pen pals are not what they use to be when I was in primary school. I lived overseas for half my childhood and receiving mail in the mailbox made for an exciting afternoon. Today, letters are a thing of the past as emails and social media are more popular – …

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Sing for Joy Performance

The Melodious Voices Choir performed at a Sing for Joy Music Performance, organised by Genesis Christian College.  The focus was on participation and not competition.  The choir students, their parents and many other people in the audience enjoyed the performances by the different choirs.   It was a very enjoyable experience.

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OSHClub

OSHClub School Holidays Program

Please find attached OSHClub’s holidays program. Please note that this service will be available during the second week of the holidays, 2-5 October, as Big Camp will be taking place during the first week.

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Child Protection Week

The week of 3-7 September is Child Protection Week. During this week, we want to make all students and parents aware of methods they can use to keep us all safe. Posters have been put up around our campus illustrating these main points: Before I go anywhere, I always CHECK …

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Northpine Student Doubles as Rugby Ref

On 29 August, Year 9 student Ashleigh Young was selected to officiate for the Karyn Murphy Cup, a girls Rugby League tournament for year levels 5-12. Teams came to compete from all over Queensland, with the top four teams from each age group playing in a round robin style tournament. …

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How to Make a Healthy Lunchbox

Hi everyone! My name is Danielle Savic and I am a dietitian and paediatric dietitian working for Eat Smart Nutrition and Paeds in a Pod. I will be writing a series of nutrition information to help make sure you’re giving your little ones the best start to life! I help …

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Book Character Parade – Library News

We had a wonderful turnout for our Book Character Parade, with a colourful and creative array of costumes.  Huge thanks go to all parents, students and teachers for putting such a great effort into making costumes and preparing the children for this special day.  It was certainly enjoyed by everyone who …

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Connect Deeper

Hey parents and carers, every Tuesday morning for the rest of this term there will be an opportunity to explore the Bible with others, if you are interested. If you have a little one, bring them and some books or toys and we will enjoy time together.

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Northpine Alumni

Calling All Alumni!

Northpine has amassed a tremendously talented and diverse group of alumni throughout the years. Now, we want to connect with them, share news about their old school and learn about what they have been up to. If you are a former student of Northpine Christian College, please visit this page …

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Enrolment for 2019

New 2019 Enrolments

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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Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

4-5 September: QCS Testing 6 September: School Tour #5 11 September: Year 6 Orientation Day 17 September: ASSA Primary Athletics Carnival 19 September: Last day of classes for Term 3 21-30 September: South Queensland Conference Big Camp For more info please visit our School Calendar

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