As we complete our school year, I thank all members of our school community for your continued support and confidence in St Augustine’s. There have been many challenges and successes throughout 2018 and we have faced these together for the benefit of our children. 2019 promises to be a continuation of this wonderful journey of […]
As we complete our school year, I thank all members of our school community for your continued support and confidence in St Augustine’s. There have been many challenges and successes throughout 2018 and we have faced these together for the benefit of our children.
2019 promises to be a continuation of this wonderful journey of Catholic Education. As we head into the holidays I wish everyone a happy and holy Christmas and a safe festive season.
I look forward to seeing everyone return rested and ready for a new school year on Tuesday 29th January 2019.
Yulmburral We look to the last fortnight of the year and there is much happening. Last Friday Yr 6 enjoyed a day out at the Low Isles. This annual event is sponsored by Quicksilver and we thank them for their generosity. I am certain students and staff who attended the day enjoyed their generosity. On […]
Yulmburral Welcome to the second half of the final term of 2018. Report season in open, recruiting of staff continues and preparations for end of school year events are on the boil. Congratulations to all who had success on “The race that stops the nation”. The wonderful tradition of school children listening or watching the […]
Yulmburral What a busy fortnight! Though, as I write this I do have to ask myself, when isn’t a school fortnight busy? Students have been completing ACER assessments, Yr2 & Yr 4 have participated in a NAPLAN Online trial, Teachers have participated in a Pupil Free Day series of meetings along with a CTJ afternoon […]
Yulmburral Welcome back to Term 4. I hope everyone is well rested ready for an amazing final term of learning, assessing and reporting. It will be a very busy 9 weeks with all that must be done for this term as well as preparing for 2019. Mr Mullane will be on Leave for the remainder […]
Yulmburral In the last 2 weeks, Year 1 and 2 enjoyed a terrific excursion to the Cairns Aquarium, all students are participating in the swimming program, numerous artworks have been created about “being at the pool” and a lack of water has motivated Yr 6 students to promote a “Dress as a Farmer” day to […]
Yulmburral Week 7 sees our school welcoming two members of staff. Mr Oliver Kenny will be the Yr 6 teacher for the remainder of the year. As a past student of St Augustine’s he has an emotional attachment that will complement his professional responsibilities. Mr Kenny also has experience in junior high school and this […]
Yulmburral This week has seen many parents and students participate in the Semester 2 Parent – Teacher interviews. Feedback from interviews is that there has been many rich discussions containing affirmations and identifying areas for improvement. Any parent who has not made an interview time through the PTO link on the Parent Portal are invited […]
Catholic Education Week 2018 ~ Discovering New Horizons Week 3 has seen our community celebrate being part of Queensland Catholic Education through two whole school events. In the Gospel of Matthew, Jesus says ‘Where two or three gather in my name, there am I’. Thus, Tuesday saw a wonderful gathering of different generations in our school […]
Yulmburral The Mossman Show has come and gone for another year and it was great to see our school so well presented. The small display space makes it extremely difficult to showcase all the great teaching and learning that occurs within our school. It’s a testimony to the efforts from teachers, School Officers and students […]