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The latest news in and around Bundoora Primary School

Whole School Athletics Carnival

Our students showed excellent skills during our recent Athletics Carnival, competing in track and field events. Some of our senior students will go on to compete at the District Athletics Carnival on Thursday 31st August against neighbouring schools. Our junior students enjoyed getting in amongst the action, some competing for the first time, participating very […]

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One of our proudest moments…..

Pictured here are several Balinese children who have received wheelchairs. This is directly from the money that we donated through our Year 5/6 Social Enterprise Program last year at Bundoora Primary School. We thought our money would buy 3 wheelchairs, but it stretched to 4! The rest of the money will be going to support education […]

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Our recent Buddy BBQ

Our gorgeous new Prep students, together with their families, enjoyed a wonderful evening getting to know their year 5/6 Buddies and their families. Sausages were sizzling on our BBQ and there was plenty of activities for our students to enjoy on a beautiful summer evening. This event gives our Prep families an opportunity to really […]

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Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Award Recipients

We were thrilled to announce our 2016 Student Scholarship of Excellence Awards at our recent Monday morning assembly. Students were chosen from each learning area, including our specialist areas, for displaying excellence throughout the school year, being committed towards their education and presenting our school values in everything that they do. Students were also commended […]

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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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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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