Issue 18 | 23 November 2021

Principal’s Briefing

Welcome to our final newsletter for 2021. It was a pleasure to celebrate and honour our Year 12 students as they completed their final week and year of schooling.  My thanks go to our chaplains who arranged the Dedication Program, and the staff and students responsible for planning the Formal …

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Year 12 Formal Arrivals Gallery

With all the glitz and glamour of a red carpet event, the Northpine Christian College graduating class of 2021 arrived for their Formal evening on Thursday 18 November 2021 at the Sandstone Point Hotel. Arrivals Photography: Mr Colin Wilson – Teacher Graduating Class of 2021  

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Year 12 Farewell Guard of Honour Tribute

So much colour as we farewelled the Graduating Class of 2021 with a whole school ‘Guard of Honour’ tribute.  Thank you to Mr Sandro Bastos for creating the video highlights. Clicking the below image will take you to the video on the College YouTube channel.

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Year 11 Biology Visits the University of Queensland

On Tuesday 9 November, our Year 11 Biology class, in preparation for their 1A2 student experiment visited the University of Queensland along with 10 other schools. The purpose of this visit being to gain a more in-depth understanding of the ecological processes of observing and quantifying nature. The day began …

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Careers

  Career advice, career counselling and support after school closes As the class of 2021 celebrates graduation and ATAR scores become known, students tend to review their preferences and pathways. There can be confusion around scores and new opportunities these present. Options Career Information offers one-on-one, in person or online session for parents …

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Library

Greetings from the library, Our Reading Rangers After School Book Clubs have been busy this month with sharing stories and Christmas craft. Group 3 – Year 1 members enjoyed a story read by our visiting storyteller, Mrs Teena and coloured our Nativity scene which is displayed behind Mrs Mamata’s desk. …

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Premier’s Reading Challenge Results

The Premier’s Reading Challenge is an annual state-wide initiative for Queensland state and non- state schools and home-educated students from Prep to Year 9, as well as children (aged up to five years) enrolled in an early childhood centre. The Premier’s Reading Challenge aims to improve literacy and encourage children …

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Music

Showcase The end of year Music Showcase was held in the Indoor Sports Centre in Week 6 and was the final music event for 2021. The Showcase featured our bands, string ensembles and choirs across both the Primary and Secondary campuses. On arrival, parents and friends were greeted with drinks …

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Primary Merit Awards

Congratulations to our weekly Infant and Junior School Merit Award winners! We are so incredibly proud of all our students who continue to excel in so many areas. Here are the names and photos of our Merit Award recipients for Weeks 6 and 7. Class Week 6 Week 7 Prep …

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Race Walking Champion!

WELL DONE KIARA!! Kiara in Year 5 came first in the State for Race Walking in Queensland Athletics State Championships U12 Women over 2km held on the 24 July 2021. Kiara also came first in the 1100m Race Walk at the Little Athletics Spring Carnival in Bundaberg on 25 September …

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Junior Swimming Carnival Results

Ready, set, GO! The junior swimming carnival went off with a splash on Wednesday, November 17th. Students from years 3-6 arrived on bused at the Redcliffe War Memorial Swimming Pool sporting house colours and ready to dive in. It was a wonderful day that saw many of our students dive …

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Colour Explosion Fun Run

The ‘Colour Explosion Fun Run’ is scheduled for Wednesday 1 December 2021 for our Prep – Year 9 students. Students should come to school dressed in Mufti and an old pair of shoes. For best effect a plain white shirt will add to the colour spectacle. Students will run an obstacle course where they …

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Uniform Shop – Back to School Information

UNIFORM SHOP BOOKINGS – JANUARY 2022 Uniform Fitting Appointments for back to school requirements are now open.   Please note that it is appointment only, walk-ins can not be accommodated.  Social distancing rules apply where possible. Our preferred method of payment is EFTPOS.  Cash will be accepted, however this process will …

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Employment Opportunity – Tuckshop Assistant 2022

Northpine Nibbles is seeking a motivated and experienced part time tuckshop assistant to fulfil the following food services duties: Follow recipes for the bulk preparation and cooking of a variety of vegetarian foods, whilst adhering to food safety and healthy food guidelines Assist with the Tuckshop online ordering system Package and …

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