Welcome from Mr Alan Fairweather - Principal

‘Creating Learning Opportunities through Quality Education.’ Welcome to the Goonawarra Primary School's webpage for 2018. I trust that you will find our webpage both informative and a helpful avenue through which to learn about the school.

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Grades 1/2 unit of work this term is based around the theme of investigating Families and Celebrations. The students had the opportunity to explore various dance traditions, styles and costumes. It combines Latin, Bollywood, African and Spanish dance steps with vibrant sounds from across the globe.

Grandparents Day

Recently we had our Grandparents Day at school for our Prep - Grade 2 Students. It was wonderful to see such a large presence of family members on both days. Our Preps made healthy sandwiches and our grade 1 - 2 students had an activity morning.

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Students, staff and some willing parents and grandparents had a great day on Friday 9th November at the Goon A Warrior event!   The activity had everyone, running, crawling, jumping through tyres, throwing balls into buckets, and many more, while dodging water pistols and having loads of fun!

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Grade 3/4 School Camp at Arrabri Lodge

On Monday 15th October our grade 3/4 students, staff and our wonderful parent helpers, left school to travel to Arrabri Lodge, Warburton  for a 3 day school camp. Our days and nights have been filled with many great activities.  Click below to see photos.Photos from Camp Arrabri

Literacy and Numeracy Week

To celebrate Literacy and Numeracy Week we had a day of multi-age activity groups participating in fun and interesting literacy and numeracy based activities.

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Dad's Big Day Out

It was great to see so many Dads, Uncles, Grandpas, Pops, Pas and special friends at school on Monday, 3rd September for Dad's Big Day Out.  Everyone shared the morning with their child/ren in their classroom, taking part in all the classroom activities.

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Book Week

On Friday, 24th Augst  students, staff and families have celebratedand enjoyed literature during Book Week.  Everyone looked fantastic in their costumes for our Book Week Parade. All students have participated in a range of activities including their classroom door display. 

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The Victorian State Schools Spectacular

Somewhere in the sea of 1300 Choristors are our school representatives for State School Spectacular.  With 2 more major rehearsals yet to come, its full steam ahead for September 15th.

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