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  • Year 10 Health Excursion: Yarra Bend Park

    30 October 2019

    Our Year 10 Health students tackled one of Melbourne’s most popular natural bushland walking sites: Yarra Bend Park is considered the closest natural bushland near the CBD. The expedition commenced near Yarra Bend Golf Course, with a circuit taking students through Collingwood and all the way to Richmond, followed by a return hike back… Read more

    Year 10 Health Excursion: Yarra Bend Park
  • Turkish Doll Making Workshop – Grandparents Week

    30 October 2019

    This week in celebration of Grandparents Week Ms Elif Boz invited grandparent volunteer Ms Nezahat to run a traditional Turkish doll making workshop for all Foundation to Year 2 students. Using some basic household items like a stick from the garden, some scrap materials from old clothes and elastic bands from bunches of asparagus, Ms… Read more

    Turkish Doll Making Workshop – Grandparents Week
  • Road Safety

    28 October 2019

    The staff at Al Siraat are extremely concerned about the safety of our students when crossing Harvest Home Road at the end of the school day. Harvest Home Road is a public road, and as such, crossing the road at any other point apart from where the crossing is located, is illegal. Many parents may not be aware that a student was hit by a… Read more

    Road Safety
  • Year 12 Students' Farewell

    28 October 2019

    Our Year 12 student cohort celebrated their last official day at school with a farewell Morning Tea on last Friday, 25 October 2019. Our Year 12’s had an opportunity to reflect on their experiences at the College and their coordinators and teachers shared words of advice and some wisdom with our graduate students in return. Some fun games… Read more

    Year 12 Students' Farewell
  • Year 9 Canberra Trip

    25 October 2019

    The Year 9 students from our College recently undertook a five day education tour of the national capital. Students were given the opportunity to participate in a variety of educational programs with a focus on Australia’s history, culture, heritage and democracy. The following is a list of the places we were able to visit with our… Read more

    Year 9 Canberra Trip
  • Women teaching Women: Embroidery Classes

    25 October 2019

    Today the PFF commenced embroidery classes. As always, it is wonderful to see mums learning a new skill from other mums. Not only do these classes give mums an opportunity to learn skills they didn’t have before, it is also a great way to connect with other mums, and make new friendships. It was great to see a few new faces today join the… Read more

    Women teaching Women: Embroidery Classes
  • Ride2School for a Cure

    24 October 2019

    Students, staff and parents joined us for last week’s Ride2School for a cure of childhood cancers on Tuesday, 15 October. Upon arrival at the school, we collected some gold coin donations which were added to our cycling team’s total fundraising efforts for the Great Cycle Challenge. So far, we have raised $5,587 to fight kids' cancer and… Read more

    Ride2School for a Cure
  • Grandparents Morning Tea

    23 October 2019

    Primary School students will be celebrating Grandparents and Respected Elders Week from Monday, 28 October – Friday, 1 November 2019.". We have a lovely range of activities planned throughout the week, including daily visit from Early Years students to the Ottoman Aged Care facility to give them real life experience with the elderly… Read more

    Grandparents Morning Tea
  • Sisters Walking Group

    22 October 2019

    We kicked off our new Sisters Walking Group with a wonderful and sunny first outing in early September and will continue our weekly walks this coming Thursday, 10 October. MashaAllah, we usually walk roughly 6500 steps while celebrating our sisterhood and being out and active together. Please feel free to join us on Thursday mornings at… Read more

    Sisters Walking Group
  • 2019 Blessing of the Fleet

    18 October 2019

    For the third year in a row, an Al Siraat College staff member participated in the annual Emergency Services “Blessing of the Fleet” ceremony on Saturday, 12 October 2019. The Whittlesea Interfaith Network WIN and Whittlesea Council host the event each year in October at the start of the new fire season. It is a beautiful open air… Read more

    2019 Blessing of the Fleet
  • Islamic Story Telling

    17 October 2019

    We have finally commenced our Islamic storytime in the musallah to our beautiful community and their children from 0 – 4 years old. Alhamdulillah, what a wonderful turn out we had this week at storytelling. We had over fifteen joyful children attend the session. The kids had so much fun engaging and learning about Allah’s creations. The… Read more

    Islamic Story Telling
  • Blanket Project

    16 October 2019

    Just over a year ago, the PFF engaged in the SRC project to provide winter essentials for the people in Syria. For this project we ran knitting classes so sisters could learn a new skill of knitting while making scarves. It was such a successful exercise for us that we wanted to continue our new found skills and move onto another project… Read more

    Blanket Project
  • Tuesdays: Good Morning Walking Program

    14 October 2019

    Why not come and join us every Tuesday morning? As long as the weather is fine, we will be there, inShaAllah. You can walk and talk, jog, run or see how many laps you can do in 15 minutes to beat your personal best. Bring your family and friends great way to start your day. We have had our regulars join how about you come along and join… Read more

    Tuesdays: Good Morning Walking Program
  • Radio Interview Podcast

    10 October 2019

    Our very own Ms Tanya and her daughter Mariam were invited to give a radio interview on World Cancer Research Day about their annual participation in the Great Cycle Challenge for kids fighting cancer. Thank you Denise Kuchmar from local radio station Plenty Valley FM 88.6 for giving us the opportunity to talk about our annual fundraiser… Read more

    Radio Interview Podcast
  • Thank you for Your Donations

    10 October 2019

    We would like to thank everyone who has so generously and selflessly contributed to our cycling team’s joined efforts to raise funds for kids fighting cancer yesterday. As in the previous 7 years, we have assembled a wonderful team of dedicated staff, students and parents to participate in this year’s Great Cycle Challenge GCC for kids… Read more

    Thank you for Your Donations
  • Healthy Lifestyles Program

    4 October 2019

    We are approaching the final term of the year and it’s time to officially launch the much awaited Healthy Lifestyles Program. We have a full 6 weeks of activities planned including weekly: - Positive Parenting Sessions . - THT Workout sessions . - Sisters Walking Group. - Ladies only swimming. - Pilates Fridays . - Islamic Storytime. -… Read more

    Healthy Lifestyles Program
  • 2020 Schedule of Fees

    1 October 2019

    The Al Siraat College 2020 Schedule of Fees is now available. Payment Plans offered if needed. Please make an appointment to speak with one of our Customer Support Team. PLEASE INFORM THE COLLEGE BEFORE 7 OCTOBER 2019 IF YOU ARE WITHDRAWING YOUR CHILD/CHILDREN FOR 2020 SO YOU DO NOT INCUR 2020 TERM 1 FEES. Read more

    2020 Schedule of Fees
  • Positive Parenting Program Launch

    25 September 2019

    We had our very first Positive Parenting session this week with facilitator Jaweria Khalid from the Australian Muslim Women’s Centre for Human Rights AMWCHR. . We had over 30 women attend the session which focused on a variety of introductory topics relevant to leadership parenting. The session was generously catered by AMWCHR and they… Read more

    Positive Parenting Program Launch
  • Islamic Storytime Relaunch

    25 September 2019

    We relaunched our much awaited Islamic Storytime program in bright and beautiful sunshine on Wednesday, 18 September with a wonderful group of mums and bubs in our newly renovated ladies side of the Musallah. The Islamic Storytime program was originally developed to connect the youngest and cutest members of our community with the… Read more

    Islamic Storytime Relaunch
  • Launch of Sunday Gardening Club

    25 September 2019

    Thank you to everyone who joined us today at the community garden for the launch of our Sunday Gardening Club. We had a great turn out, & had a very productive day. We met some lovely people & all made new friendships. Here are a couple of photos. Our next catch up will be on Sunday, 6 October at 9:30am. All Al Siraat families are welcome… Read more

    Launch of Sunday Gardening Club
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