Issue 1 | 5 February 2019

Mr Graham Baird, Principal

Principal’s Briefing

Welcome to 2019.  It has certainly been a warm and dry start to the school year. While the sprinkles of rain we have been experiencing are not necessarily good around the build site, it is certainly making a difference to grounds and gardens. We are blessed that we are not …

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Living Better — Primary School Values Program

A Wellbeing and Resilience Values Program initiative for Prep to Year 6 Students in 2019 Society in general is struggling with violence, bullying, anxiety, depression and more. People are moving faster through life now than ever before and families are wondering how to support their children and themselves to be …

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Living Better—Week 2 Focus: Any Day Highlights

A Wellbeing and Resilience Values Program initiative for Prep to Year 6 Students in 2019 Focus for Week 2:  Any Day Highlights Highlights are blessings.  These are things that make us feel good and happy.  It can be big things that happen or small and simple things you do or …

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Infant and Junior Parent Information Evenings

On Tuesday, 5 February we are holding our Prep to Year 2 Parent Evening and on Thursday, 7 February we will have our Year 3 to 6 Parent Evening.  In our welcome letter you were asked to lock these dates into your calendar.  This is a time where we provide you with …

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Year 7 and 10 Immunisation Program

In 2019, Moreton Bay Regional Council is providing free vaccinations for all Year 7 and 10 students, as part of Queensland Health’s annual School Immunisation Program. All Year 7 students are being offered free vaccinations as recommended by the National Immunisation Program to protect against human papillomavirus (HPV) and diphtheria, …

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Suicide: The Ripple Effect — STORMCo Fundraiser

Each year Northpine Senior students (Yrs 10-12) have the opportunity to become involved in STORM Co trips. This is an acronym for Service to Others Really Matters – Company. Northpine has a number of teams that head out to rural communities within Queensland. We also have two International STORM Co …

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Primary Sports News

Carnivals The Pine Rivers District Swimming Carnival will take place on Wednesday 20 February at the Lawnton Pool. All 10 and 11 year old students who qualified have been notified. We await the completion of the Secondary College’s Inter-house Carnival in Week 2 before selecting our 12 year old swimmers. …

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Wednesday Basketball Competition

Wednesday Basketball Competition Season 1 2019 is starting soon!  -A permission form will be emailed out to all parents of Year 5-12 students today -Parents are welcome to hand back the forms via email or hard copy to Miss Martin -Practice rounds will commence NEXT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON at 3:30pm (13/02/19) …

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Brisbane Outer Schools Basketball League – Trial Dates

Dear Parents / Carers, We would like to inform you that our basketball coaches will hold team selection trials for the Brisbane Outer School Basketball League (BOSBL) competition on the following upcoming dates: Middle (Yr 7-9) Girls & Boys – Thursday 7th February in the Northpine Sports Centre from 3:30 until 5:00pm …

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Library News Graphic

Library News

Welcome to the school year and greetings from the Library! We have lots of great activities planned for the year ahead. We invite parents/guardians to come and read with your child/ren in the library before or after school in our lovely reading areas. Students are able to sit and read in this quiet space in their …

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Life Education Week

The Life Education Team and Harold the Giraffe will be visiting Northpine Christian College from 11 to 19 February 2019! Students will learn important lessons in topics like “Friendship”, “Safety” and “Decisions” in modules throughout the week. There is also a free Life Education Parent Information Session on 11 February. You …

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Tuckshop Ordering Instructions

Our menu is available on the school website where you can also find information about our online ordering system. Orders must be received by 8.45am each morning for lunch and recess that day.  HOT FOOD options will be served at LUNCH only, with the exception of toasted sandwiches, which are available for …

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Primary School Drop-off and Pick-up Area

In the busyness of the new school year it is important to remember that when you enter through Watson Park please go left before the Sports Centre and around to the drop-off and pick-up area to collect your children. If you happen to have someone else drop-off or pick-up for …

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Woolworths Cricket Blast Program

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Duke of Edinburgh Information Evening

The Duke of Edinburgh Information Evening is coming up on February 13 at 7pm in the PA Centre. For those who would like more information about the Award, please follow this link: https://dukeofed.com.au/about-the-award/the-award/ The purpose of the information night is to provide any answers to parent or guardians that they …

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New School Crossing Guard

Northpine has hired a new school crossing guard. Sandra Nicholls will be helping keep the students safe during this school year. Alison Dalman will be the other crossing guard, continuing from 2018. We are grateful for the added safety they provide.

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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

5 February: Prep-Yr 2 Parent Evening 6 February: Yrs 7-12 Swimming Carnival 7 February: Yrs 3-6 Parent Evening, Yr 3 Music Information Evening 8 February: ID Photo Catch-up 11 February: QCS Workshop 12 February: Parents and Friends Meeting For more info please visit our School Calendar

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