National Simultaneous Storytime

National Simultaneous Storytime is celebrated on Wednesday 27th May at 11:00am. The story this year is ‘The Brothers Quibble’ by Aaron Blabey. Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centres, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. […]

House Cross Country

On Wednesday 27th May we will be running our annual House Cross Country. By now all families should have received a letter which outlines the details of the day. The distance run varies according to the Year Level/Age Group: Year Prep/1/2 – 1km Age 9&U/10 – 2km Age 11/12/13 – 3km On Wednesday the first […]

Parent Victoria On-line Conference

Parents Victoria is running an on-line conference for parents of school age children. The format of the conference which runs from 18 – 21 May sees guest speakers and inter-active sessions for parents to take part, relevant to their child’s education and schooling. Interested parents can find out more information at straighttothepoint.co/pv/register.

Education Week

Don’t forget that Education Week begins on Monday 18th May and goes through till Friday 22nd May. This year our main day of focus will be Friday 22nd May when we have a big day planned: Friday 22nd May: Walk to School Morning and Healthy Breakfast. This year we are inviting all school community members […]

KidsMatter Primary

KidsMatter Primary is a mental health and wellbeing framework for primary schools and is proven to make a positive difference to the lives of Australian children. KidsMatter Primary provides the proven methods, tools and support to help schools work with parents and carers, health services and the wider community, to nurture happy, balanced kids. Korumburra […]

Sporting Schools (Replacing Active After School)

Korumburra Primary School will be running Sporting Schools, previously know as Active After School during Term 2. We will be running Basketball on Tuesday nights from 3.30 to 4.30 p.m., with Hugh Suckling leading the activity. We will also be running an activity during Monday lunchtime which will be Netball from 1.40 to 2.30 p.m. […]

Music News

It was an eerily warm April morning this Anzac Day in 2015. We gathered in the wee hours to pay our respects to those who allowed us to live the lives in which we live today. Twenty four Choir students from Korumburra Primary School gathered to represent our school and our community at this year’s […]

School Council President’s Report on 2014

For our school 2014 was a busy and productive year. The role of School Council in that busy-ness is not always a highly visible one. Mostly we work behind-the-scenes to create a school environment where our students can reach their full potential. In 2014 that behind-the-scenes work included the development of our new three-year Strategic […]