Cross Country Fun Run 2018

Cross Country Fun Run 2018

The lively Pakenham Springs community gathered today to participate in our annual Cross Country Fun Run. School spirit was running high as everyone sported their house colours and cheered on the runners. Our Student Leaders were in their element when assisting younger...

Student Leadership Teams 2018

Congratulations to our new school leaders who will take on these very important roles of responsibility in 2018.   School Captains – Jessica & Blake   School Vice Captains – Senitha & Hayley (absent)   House Captains for Henry – Corey &...
Yakkerboo Festival 2018

Yakkerboo Festival 2018

The Community Team at Pakenham Springs has some very exciting news! We are going to be in the Yakkerboo Parade this year! For those of you not familiar with the endearing quirkiness Pakenham has to offer, Yakkerboo is the annual festival in the main street of town....
Open Afternoon and Community Picnic

Open Afternoon and Community Picnic

Wednesday the 21st of March was the first open afternoon for the year. Thank you to all the parents, grandparents, friends and family who came to the school to help celebrate the student’s learning. A large number of people attended and also stayed around to...

Buddy Breakfast Term 1 2018

Fostering positive relationships with our senior students is something we take very seriously at the Springs. Part of our work with our Year 6 students is our Buddy Program. Each staff member has at least one Year 6 buddy. Buddies were announced last week and I...

New STEM Program 2018

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math   In 2018 I’m excited to be introducing the STEM program at Pakenham Springs. This is going to be an innovative and pioneering adventure for the Year 3 to 6 students as they make their mark on the landscape of the school....
Linking Learning Program – UPDATE

Linking Learning Program – UPDATE

The Linking Learning Birth – 12 Years Project aims to enhance children’s learning from birth to age 12 by supporting families, educators and service providers to work together more effectively to develop a seamless, integrated approach to learning.   Over the course...
Japanese Incursion 2018

Japanese Incursion 2018

Today our Prep, Year One and Year Two students were treated to a feast of cultural delights. They enjoyed a wonderful Asia inspired performance, including a range of music, dance, martial arts and theatre from Japan, China, Indonesia and Thailand. Traditional dance...

National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence

This Friday, March 16th, is National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence. As a school, we have registered for this initiative and will be promoting it both within the school and also in the wider community. The theme for this year is ‘Imagine a World with no...

Prep Nursery Rhymes Parade March 20th

During Term 1, the Prep classes have been learning about nursery rhymes and how stories are passed down through the generations. We have been singing, dancing and retelling the stories through craft and sequencing activities. Next Tuesday, March 20th, we are dressing...
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