Author Archive | Bundoora Primary School

Coles Community Day

We were recently visited by a number of Coles staff who hosted a Coles Community Day at our school. Coles very generously donated a vast amount of gardening supplies and plants, which, along with our parent/carer & family volunteers were planted in and around our school, with help from the very enthusastic Coles team. We […]

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Brilliant “Blast from the Past” Production!

Our students thoroughly enjoyed entertaining family and friends, as they performed in Bundoora Primary School’s bi-annual whole school production at the Yan Yean Theatre, Plenty Ranges Convention Centre. Performances were presented through song and dance focussing on the way music has revolutionised throughout the decades since 1900. Audiences tapped their feet to tunes such as […]

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Visit from Mike Larkin, Channel 10

Our school was recently lucky enough to have a visit from Mike Larkin, Channel 10’s Weatherman. Mike Like chatted to our students & their families, posed for photos and entertained our audience in between the live weather crosses. We were able to showcase our successful Science Program, showing off our Robotics Program, as well as […]

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Relay for Life

Staff from our school recently participated (and completed) the Doreen Relay for Life event raising money for The Cancer Council. At last count our team’s total fundraising donations was $1,514.00, and still collecting. Our Team walked from 1.00pm on Saturday 10th September, through the night, to 10.00am on Sunday 11th September, battling rain, early morning […]

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Robocup

Students in our High Achievers Program, recently competed in the Robocup Junior Competition at Melbourne University. Students chose to compete in soccer and dance teams against various participating schools, ranging from primary students to secondary college students. Our 13 High Achieving students were required to build a robot and program it to, for the soccer team, […]

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Social Enterprise Program

Our Year 5/6 Students have been working to gain knowledge and understanding on how others live, from the homeless in Australia to third world countries. Students have investigated and researched information about various ways those less fortunate are living and how they came to be in these circumstances, such as what contributes towards homelessness in Australia, […]

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100 Days of Prep at Bundoora Primary School

Our gorgeous Prep students have thoroughly enjoyed their 100th Day of Prep with lots of fun activities to celebrate their achievement! Students have enjoyed marking 100 steps around our school with their Year 5/6 Buddy, many colouring in and counting activities in the classroom, watching their “Prep for a Day at Bundoora Primary School” DVD […]

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Special visitors at our school

We welcomed local Member of Parliament, Mr Colin Brooks, to our Assembly recently who officially announced that Bundoora Primary School will be one of the schools to go into the Master Planning for upgrades and new school buildings. Our students excitedly cheered as Mr Brooks briefly explained the process and timeline for this to happen. […]

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Our Book Fair has arrived!

Our Book Fair has arrived! Come along to our library and check out the huge variety of books for sale at our Book Fair. There are books for all ages, as well as stationery, posters and puzzle books. Books are priced at a cheaper rate through Scholastic Book Fairs and a percentage of the takings […]

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