Issue 8 | 22 May 2018

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

Principal’s Briefing

Our Annual Open Night is happening tomorrow Wednesday 23 May. We would love to have you join us from 4:00 to 6:30 pm.  Our tuck shop will be open so why not come straight from work and have a bite to eat at school. This will be a great opportunity …

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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 5 Week 4 Prep A Alisa Nazarova Ysabelle Manganti Amelia Stork Madison Kaberry & Lilly Wilson Prep B …

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Open Night

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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Book Fair

Library Book Fair

From 21 to 25 May, Northpine’s Library will be hosting their Annual Book Fair! The theme this year is Paws for Reading. Primary students will have the opportunity to come and look at books during the week and wishlist their favourite books. Parents can then come to purchase them after …

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Girls Writeup English Workshop

On May 11, the English Department sent two Year 10 students, Emily Denton and Zoe Blunt, to the Girls Write Up workshop sponsored by the State Library of Queensland.  Zoe Blunt describes her experience: Girls Write Up is a young women writers’ forum held annually by the Stella Prize featuring …

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Year 8 Netball Star

Year 8 student Sarah Oxford has found success in the sport of Netball. Over the weekend 19-20 May, Sarah and her team won the gold medal at a tournament in Bundaberg. It is the third gold they have won out of four competitions they have competed in this year. At …

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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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Careers Expo 2018

The Expo catered for every student and proved to be an efficient and effective opportunity for students to research and speak to a range of tertiary providers about courses and offerings, all under one roof.  Whilst some students had a clear picture of the career path they wish to pursue, …

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Northpine Water Skiing Prodigy

Goondiwindi in Southern Queensland, home of the famous cotton plantations, provided the location for the 2018 Australian Water Ski National Championships.  Our very own Billy Smith, from 7A, represented Qld under 14 (U14) boys in the five days of spectacular competition over the Easter break. Billy is an up and …

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Library Author Visit

On Friday 18th May we had the pleasure of a visit from author, Samantha Wheeler, whose junior fiction books reflect the plight of our wildlife in Australia. Samantha shared stories from her own experience, as well as giving the children an honest but encouraging message about writing books. All of …

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Dukes Silver Adventure – Sunshine Coast

On the weekend of 27-29 April, fifteen students participated in the first Silver Training Camp for 2018. Friday morning we left school for Charlie Moreland Campground in Imbil State Forest which is near Kenilworth on the Sunshine Coast.  The Silver participants learnt how to use a GPS in relation to their map and compass work completed at Bronze level.  The GPS made navigation a bit more …

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Stop Domestic Violence Concert

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Gift of Music

Please find attached information on how you can donate old musical instruments to help children in rural areas. Gift of Music GIFT of MUSIC Information Sheet

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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

  23 May: Open Night 2018 29 May: ICAS Science Competition 29 May – 1 June: Yr 9 TNS Survival Camp 5 June: Regional Cross Country For more info please visit our School Calendar

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