Issue 2 | 22 February 2019

Mr Graham Baird, Prinicpal

Principal’s Briefing

Thank you to the parents who were able to make the time to attend the recent Parent Evening Programs and for your on-going interest in and support for the education of our important young people. A big thank you to our Northpine staff and administration for the time and effort …

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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 3 Week 2 Prep A Suemin Chang Cooper Hendry Ripley Martin Tinodaishe Masvaure Prep B Sienna Mampana Xavier …

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Northpine Congratulated, Achieves High Academic Success

Northpine Christian College received encouraging news from Andrew Laming, Federal Member of Parliament (MP) and Chair of the Australian House of Representatives Education, Employment and Training Committee. He wrote to congratulate the college on the academic performance of Northpine’s class of 2018. Using analysis of high school gain, which involves …

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Year 8 Challenge – Invictus Breakfast

On Friday, our Year 8 and Year 10 students were involved in the Challenge-Invictus picnic breakfast. This was a special event to ceremonially celebrate the beginning of a two-year journey for Year 8 students through the Challenge-Invictus (Yr 8) and Challenge-The Next Step (Yr 9) programs. These programs are designed …

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Living Better—Week 4 Focus: Opportunities to Appreciate

A Wellbeing and Resilience Values Program initiative for Prep to Year 6 Students in 2019 Highlights are positive experiences, things we feel good and happy about.  When we focus on highlights we generally feel happy and positive. In the younger year levels, students will be encouraged to notice when people …

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Art Balcony Renovations

Renovations to the balcony of the Art room started a week ago with the intention of and vision for creating a new studio space for Visual Art students. The enclosed room will create more space for all arts students to enjoy workshops and create opportunities to explore painting, ceramics, photography …

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P & F Subway Fundraiser

The P&F has arranged another Subway Fundraiser to take place at Northpine Christian College. Funds raised will go towards the improvement of the school. Every student in the Primary and Secondary School will receive an envelope which they will bring home week. Filling in the envelope gives your child an opportunity to participate …

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Secondary Swimming Carnival 2019

So the swimming carnival has been run and done. Congratulations to all students who competed / participated in the event, regardless of placing. The effort put in was amazing, and the spirit that was displayed by all students, whether competing, cheering and supporting from the stands or helping out as …

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Traffic at the Start and End of the School Day

The practice of some drivers around the school is concerning. We know the start and end of the school day can be hectic for parents and finding parking can be a challenge, but it has become apparent that the community is no longer prepared to tolerate unsafe and illegal traffic …

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2019 Student Residential Address and Other Information collection notice

This notice is from the Australian Government Department of Education and Training (the department), to advise you that the department has requested that your child’s school provide a statement of addresses, in accordance with the Australian Education Regulation 2013 (Cth) (the Regulation). A statement of addresses contains the following information about each student at the school: Student …

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Parents and Friends

Parents and Friends Meeting Minutes

Please find attached the minutes from the Parents and Friends meeting on 12 February.

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Enrolment for 2019

New 2020 Enrolments

Parents, do you wish to enrol another child in 2020? 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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Carpooling

Caboolture Carpool Opportunity

A Northpine parent is looking for someone willing to carpool from the Caboolture / Morayfield area. If you are interested, please contact the College Office at 07 3204 6511.

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2019 HAS Program

The analysis of NAPLAN and QCS results as well as that of the seen and unseen written exams conducted at Northpine Christian College have revealed that students (particularly those in Years 10-12) need more support with improving their writing skills for exam conditions. Offering students help in this area becomes …

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Primary Sports News

Carnivals The Pine Rivers District Swimming Carnival  took place on Wednesday 20 February at the Lawnton Pool. The Met North Regional Swimming Carnival will be held the following Wednesday on 27 February at the same venue for those who qualify from Districts. Term 1 Week 6 sees an earlier than …

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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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Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

25 February – 1 March: Primary Week of Worship 25 February – 4 March: Yr 9 Challenge-The Next Step Overnight Camps 26 February: Yr 10 Elevate Ed Parent Evening 27-28 February: Regional Swimming 1 March: Yr 7 Challenge-New Beginnings Breakfast For more info please visit our School Calendar

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