National Pyjama Day 2020

National Pyjama Day 2020

Something very strange happened at school today… all the teachers forgot to get dressed and were wearing their PJ’s!! Only kidding. Today was of course a special day, it was National Pyjama Day. Staff and students got into the spirit by wearing their...
Simultaneous Storytime 2020

Simultaneous Storytime 2020

On Wednesday May 27th, students enjoyed taking part in the annual Simultaneous Storytime event. This year we headed into the world of Whitney and Britney, the Chicken Divas! Students listened to the story in class and got involved in various literacy activities and...
AUSLAN Elective

AUSLAN Elective

This is our Senior Elective AUSLAN group from Term 1. Due to the unforeseen circumstances, they were unable to share what they had learned at our (canceled) Assembly. So they decided to record it instead. Thanks, Mrs. Coxon for your hard work! Enjoy  ...
The Resilience Project

The Resilience Project

In light of everything taking place around us, this fortnight has been a particularly exciting one for us at Pakenham Springs! The highlight has undoubtedly been the launch of The Resilience Project and all of our presentations. Martin Heppell has been our presenter...
Japanese Sports Festival 2020

Japanese Sports Festival 2020

Konnichiwa!   This year, a fabulous new event was added to the LOTE calendar… Undoukai! This Sports Festival is a long-time tradition in Japan, celebrated by children and families across the country during Spring or Autumn. People gather to participate in a...
STEM Duck Pond Excursion

STEM Duck Pond Excursion

This term, Year 5 and 6 students were taken down to the duck pond to investigate the water quality of our local water sources. Previously the students had been learning about the sewage and drinking water systems and how they relate to our local water. Students tested...
Term 1 Buddy Breakfast

Term 1 Buddy Breakfast

Every term, the staff catch-up with their Year 6 buddies over brekkie. It is a great opportunity to share what’s going on in their lives and their learning. Students know that they have lots of people that care about them and are there to support them, whenever...
Year 3 to 6 Athletics Carnival

Year 3 to 6 Athletics Carnival

Congratulations to all the Year 3 to 6 students who participated in the Athletics Carnival yesterday. The resilience, responsibility and respect on display from 99% of students was exemplary. Special shout out to Hunter, Alyssa, Lina, Brielle and Max for their points...
Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club is commencing Monday March 2nd and will operate on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 9am. Please speak with Chaplain Tere or your child’s classroom teacher for further information.
The Resilience Project is Coming – Thursday March 19th

The Resilience Project is Coming – Thursday March 19th

As I am sure you are all aware, at Pakenham Springs we have 3 core values of Respect, Responsibility and Resilience.  In 2020 we are very excited to welcome The Resilience Project, to support the development and understanding of resilience.   The Mission of The...
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