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  • Junior School SRCs Appointed

    8 May 2017

    A special ceremony during our fortnightly Junior School Assembly was organised this morning to congratulate our newly appointed Student Representative Council SRC members. The 2017 student leaders were presented with their SRC batches. The School Representative Council SRC enables students to be ambassadors of their school to the wider… Read more

    Junior School SRCs Appointed
  • Year 6 Stolen Generation Incursion – Kutcha

    5 May 2017

    Our Year 6 students are currently learning about Australian History since 1901, including the Stolen Generations. Kutcha who is a successful Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, came and shared his own personal 'Stolen Generation' story and history with the students. He shared the impact that this had on his family and how he has… Read more

    Year 6 Stolen Generation Incursion – Kutcha
  • Year 5 Incursion: Historical Tool Box

    3 May 2017

    Yesterday, Barry and Cynda from "The Historical Tool Box" visited Year 5A and 5B students. They prepared a variety of activities for the students to enjoy. These activities increased the students' understanding of how life was for our early settlers and the types of experiences they had in their daily lives. The students learnt how to… Read more

    Year 5 Incursion: Historical Tool Box
  • New Year 5 and 6 Classrooms

    18 April 2017

    During the break, the College delivered the new Year 5 and 6 classrooms. The new rooms are of high quality and will provide a more comfortable learning environment for the children. Read more

    New Year 5 and 6 Classrooms
  • Junior School Staff Training

    31 March 2017

    Al Siraat hosted Michelle Hutchison who is renowned for her extensive academic qualifications in the field of literacy, dyslexia and learning difficulties on yesterday’s student free day of Thursday, 30 March 2017. Michelle is well known for her unique ability to interpret research into simple, systematic and easy to follow guidelines to… Read more

    Junior School Staff Training
  • "I Respect You" Bullying Awareness Week

    30 March 2017

    Our Junior School students were engaged in a variety of activities for “I RESPECT U” week. The main goal of the "I respect You" week was to create awareness about the impact of bullying as well as always being respectful when dealing with such concerns. The photo shows our all female Year 5A students after attending a talk by an external… Read more

  • Harmony Day Assembly

    21 March 2017

    While the skies were dark and gloomy, students, staff and parents were greeted by a sea of bright orange in side the Junior School this morning. It was wonderful to see so many students and staff followed the call to come out of uniform and dress in orange today to celebrate and honour Harmony Day. Students attended a special Assembly… Read more

    Harmony Day Assembly
  • Celebrating Harmony Day in Junior School

    21 March 2017

    Foundation B and Grade 4B students were involved in a Harmony Day activity. Students conducted a science activity involving milk, different coloured food dye and detergent. Firstly, students were required to put milk in their plate. They then put 1 drop of each coloured food dye blue, red, yellow, green. The food dyes were symbolic of… Read more

    Celebrating Harmony Day in Junior School
  • THRASS Workshop for Parents

    7 March 2017

    Al Siraat hosted a Parent Education Seminar PES for parents with children in Years Foundation to 2 on Wednesday, 1 March 2017. It was pleasing to witness an amazing turnout of parents enthusiastic to learn the same literacy strategies that are taught in our classrooms. The workshop involved explicit teaching of the Thrass concepts and… Read more

    THRASS Workshop for Parents
  • Clean Up Australia Day: Wonderful Student Volunteers

    2 March 2017

    We would like to share the following with our parent and wider community to acknowledge the positive attitude and input to our school environment by volunteering to keep our College grounds clean: Aisyah Albakri and Layali Shawqy from Year 3B were both seem picking up papers voluntarily at recess and lunch yesterday. When I approached… Read more

    Clean Up Australia Day: Wonderful Student Volunteers
  • Special End of Year Junior School Assemblies

    12 December 2016

    The achievements and efforts of our Junior School students were acknowledged in two special assemblies for the end of the year. Students from Years Foundation to 2 attended their Special Assembly last week’s Thursday, 8th December whereas students from Years 3 to 6 celebrated the end of the year on the last day of Term 4 on Friday, 9th… Read more

    Special End of Year Junior School Assemblies
  • School Dental Program – Junior School Visit Term 4

    5 December 2016

    Phase 2: Prevent, Rehabilitate and Protect!. The Phase 2 visit is usually held 3 – 8 weeks after the first visit. We had the school dental team visiting our Year 3 and Year 4 students last week and were able to prevent problems arising from the student’s teeth, by applying Fissure Sealants to some of their molars. If the student did have… Read more

    School Dental Program – Junior School Visit Term 4
  • Foundation Students: Oral language Experience

    18 October 2016

    Foundation students participated in an oral language experience. They made their own beach by colouring the sand blue, using paint. They then added shells and an umbrella with a teddy resting under it. Students then wrote about their experience. To view photos of this activity, please CLICK… Read more

    Foundation Students: Oral language Experience
  • Primary Exhibition 2016

    9 September 2016

    We would like to thank you for your continued support throughout the year. Term 3 has been a very busy term for both students and teachers in the Junior School with the upcoming Inquiry Learning Exhibition. We are now looking forward to celebrate our students’ learning and would like you to save the date to join us. JUNIOR SCHOOL… Read more

    Primary Exhibition 2016
  • Year 1 and 3 Excursion to Pit Gymnastics

    2 September 2016

    Sporting Schools program takes our Primary gymnastics to greater heights. Al Siraat Primary students participated in a gymnastics program funded by the Government Sporting Schools Grant. The tuck sit, straddle, star shape and motorbike landing all have one thing in common, they all belong to key shapes in gymnastics. Over 190 students… Read more

    Year 1 and 3 Excursion to Pit Gymnastics
  • Juniors Celebrating Numeracy and Literacy Week

    30 August 2016

    Our Junior School students have been celebrating Numeracy and Literacy Week with various fun activities in their classrooms last week. Some of the many activities included a pyjama dress-up day for our Foundation to Year 2 students, with most students coming to their classes in their colourful pj’s. Students were delighted to find out… Read more

    Juniors Celebrating Numeracy and Literacy Week
  • Foundation Excursion: Fire Station in Thomastown

    26 August 2016

    Foundation students attended Thomastown Fire Station on Thursday, 25th August 2016. While there, students got to sit inside a fire truck and have a close look at the fire equipment used to fight fires and to help people. Students saw a presentation where the 'Jaws of Life' was used on a simulated car crash to cut the roof off and save a… Read more

    Foundation Excursion: Fire Station in Thomastown
  • Anti Bullying Week: Junior Winners Announced

    24 August 2016

    ‘Stand Up and Stand out’: Anti-Bully Week competition winners announced!. The wait is finally over as the Anti Bully Week competition winners were announced on Tuesday, 23rd of August, in the morning assembly. We had a great response from our students who submitted entries of very high quality and standard. It certainly was a tough job… Read more

    Anti Bullying Week: Junior Winners Announced
  • Year 3 Excursion: Melbourne River Cruises

    24 August 2016

    On Tuesday the 23rd August the Year 3 students went on a wonderful excursion cruising along the Yarra River. They saw many things like the dock yards, the MCG, the city buildings and the spire at the Melbourne Art Centre. As they were so well behaved the captain chose 3 students to have a turn at driving the boat. The weather was… Read more

    Year 3 Excursion: Melbourne River Cruises
  • Oral Health Education Program: Phase 1

    4 August 2016

    Al Siraat College is pleased to inform that we are providing "Oral health Program” for Foundation to Year 2 students in collaboration with the School Dental Group this semester. This group makes the dental visits more convenient for parents by seeing the students during school hours. This oral health awareness program will not only… Read more

    Oral Health Education Program: Phase 1
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