Issue 6 | 24 April 2018

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

Principal’s Briefing

Welcome to Term 2 2018. It is good to be back after a restful break that was a bit longer than we usually get at this time of year. We are also blessed with two additional public holidays in the first three weeks of school. I trust that all of …

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Chaplain’s Chat

ANZAC It is a tradition that in a memorial service like ANZAC Day we have a minute silence and in some cases people pause for two minutes. The concept for the moment of reflection came from an Australian journalist. Edward George Honey was a veteran from the First World War. …

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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 Braxton Allen Isla McCall Prep B Hunter Asher Mazvita Zindi Prep C Adam Bruce Zari …

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Northpine ANZAC Memorial Service

The Northpine ANZAC Memorial Service took place on Tuesday 24 April. The service opened with the National Anthem being sung by a student ensemble. The keynote speaker was Major Kerryn Munday, who served in Iraq and East Timor and is also mother to Northpine Year 6 students, Cody and Jayden …

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ANZAC Day Parade

ANZAC Day March

On ANZAC Day, Wednesday 25 April, all students from Northpine have been invited to participate in the ANZAC Day March at Kallangur with the Pine Rivers RSL Sub Branch. Details of the march are as follows: 7:30am – 7:45am All children assemble outside the Kallangur Fair Shopping Centre – in …

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Duke of Edinburgh Students Meet Prince Edward

Northpine Christian College was invited by the Duke of Edinburgh State Award Office to attend a meeting with HRH, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex. His father Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh, is one of the founders and Patron of the Duke of Edinburgh Award. His mother is Queen Elizabeth …

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NCC is Acting for Resilience!

This year, the Northpine Drama Club students have been involved in the ACTING FOR RESILIENCE project, where they have been given opportunities to learn about, teach and develop resilience through drama! In order to teach all the Years 7-9 students at Northpine about Resilience, they have developed performances in a style called Forum Theatre, developed …

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Primary Sports News

The Pine Rivers District Cross Country Carnival will be held on Friday 4th May at Pine Rivers Park, Bald Hills. The Primary (10-12 year olds) team races commence at 11am after the Secondary students have completed their races. We wish the following students all the very best in their events. …

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Year 12 Biology Trip – Hastings Point

In the first week of Term 2, the Year 12 Biology students attended an overnight field trip to Hastings Point, NSW.  On this field trip, we studied Hasting Point’s biologically diverse environments, including sand dunes, rocky shores, and mangroves. Upon arrival, we sat down and had an amazing lunch, followed by learning about …

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Cultural Infusion

Year 7 students in Food Technology, Music, Visual Art and Drama study cultures from around the world as part of a Cultural Infusion unit. This term the focus is on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island culture. On Friday, students were fortunate to have a guest presenter from the local region …

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Open Night 2018

Our Annual Open Night will be held on 23 May from 4:00 to 6:00pm with a short concert afterwards. All families are invited to attend and we encourage you to bring friends who might be looking for a new school. Teachers and staff will be available to talk and show …

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School Photo Ordering Process

Please find attached information on how to order school photos. School photos Day 1 will be on 26 April. If you have any further questions on how to order, please direct them to Silver Rose Photography at schools@silverrose.com.au or call at 07 3262 5788.

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AVS Mission Trip to Fiji

In July 2018 Adventist Volunteer Services, supported by the Seventh-day Adventist Church Headquarters of the South Pacific Division Office, will be heading out to Fiji for a short term mission trip. A group of volunteers from across our Division are heading out to hopefully complete this venture. If you are …

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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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Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

25 April: ANZAC Day March in Kallangur 26 April: School Photos Day 1 27-29 April: D of E Silver Training Camp 3 May: School Photos Day 2 7 May: Labour Day For more info please visit our School Calendar

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