Issue 16 | 29 October 2019

Mr Graham Baird, Prinicpal

Principal’s Briefing

Last Friday we celebrated World Teacher’s Day and acknowledged the contribution made by each of our teachers with a small gift as a token of our appreciation for their efforts. Our Northpine teachers give tirelessly to support their students on a daily basis, and I thank them for their commitment …

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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 Wk3 Wk 2 Prep A Cooper Hendrey Phoebe Davis Neason Hoole Layla Kells Prep B Sienna Mampana Rutendo Mazanhi …

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New Building Officially Opened

On Friday 18 October, our new secondary classroom was officially opened with a ceremony on the steps of the new amphitheatre. The State Government Education Minister, the Hon Grace Grace MP was represented at the opening ceremony by Member for Murrumba, the Hon Steven Miles MP, who cut the ribbon …

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Success for the Sharks!

They proved they could challenge the best development sides in our region in the College Cup and once again, the Northpine Rugby League Sharks have achieved success! Entering the Year 9/10 Developing Teams NRL 9-a-side Gala Day, the Sharkies scored four tries in every match, which saw them win two …

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Women in Sport Breakfast

Each year, the peak body for Health and Physical Education (known as ACHPER), provides opportunities and events for professional development and student involvement. This year, the College again participated in the ACHPER Women in Sport Breakfast, created especially for outstanding sportswomen in QLD secondary schools. Year 12 students, Chelsea McCormack, …

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Primary Values Program

Living Better A Wellbeing and Resilience Values Program initiative for Prep to Year 6 Students in 2019 Focus for Week 4:  Healthy Self-esteem This Self-Esteem Unit is the final unit in the Better Living Resilience and Well-being Values Program for this year. The purpose of this unit is to assist …

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Music Department News

What a year for our Music Department it has been here at Northpine Christian College! Our band and string ensembles have experienced an abundance of opportunities for musical performances in new environments, which have ultimately allowed students to expand their horizons. Term 4 has already been such a busy term …

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Library News

Premier’s Reading Challenge Celebration Week During the week 4 – 8 November, we will be celebrating Premier’s Reading Challenge. Certificates and prizes will be presented at Parade that week, with Councillor Denise Sims being our special guest on Friday 8 November. There will be craft and badgemaking in Makerspace for …

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Woolworths Earn and Learn

Earlier this year, the Northpine community was collecting the Woolworths Earn and Learn stickers. With our points, we were able to purchase eleven flexi stools, which have been shared between the Prep and Year 1 classrooms. These stools will increase the flexible seating options for our Infant students. We would …

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Primary Stormforce – ADRA Pantry Challenge Returns for 2019

This term’s Stormforce challenge is for students to collect non-perishable food items and bring them to school by Thursday Week 7 (21 November). These items will be donated to the Pine Rivers Church ADRA food pantry. This time of the year can be very tough for some members of our …

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1A Sends Letters of Support to Farmers

Since the beginning of Term 4, the students in 1A have been praying three times a day for Australia’s drought-stricken farmers. They have also written letters to these people, quoting encouraging Bible texts.  

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P & F Subway Day

Every student in the Primary and Secondary School will have received an envelope to bring home today.  Filling in the envelope gives your child an opportunity to participate in the excellent project arranged by the P&F. The P&F have selected the Sub & Drink Deal which will cost $7-50 per order. …

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Family Fun Night

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Upcoming Events Photo

Upcoming Events

1 November:  Year 12 English Presentation 4 – 8 November:  Year 12 Camp  7 November: New Middle School Students Orientation Day 8 November: Year 9 Challenge – TNS Service Activity Day  11 November: Remembrance Day /  Yr 12 Driver Education & Schoolies Induction For more info please visit our School Calendar

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Uniform Shop

Uniform Shop Bookings – January 2020

Uniform Fitting Appointments for back to school requirements are now open APPOINTMENTS ONLY 2 & 4 December – 9.00am – 11.00am 20, 21, 22 & 23 January – 8.30am – 3.30pm Registration/Meet and Greet Day 28 January 8.30 – 11.00am by appointment only 1.00 – 3.00pm no appointment necessary Book …

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