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  • Pizza with the Principal

    21 November 2018

    On Wednesday, 21 November some students were invited to attend a special lunch – ‘Pizza with the Principal’. The students were chosen because of their beautiful qualities and character when interacting with peers and staff at school. Each student also had the privilege of bringing along one special guest, a friend or parent. Ms Rahat and… Read more

    Pizza with the Principal
  • Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge

    7 June 2018

    The Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge is now open and Al Siraat College is excited to be participating. The challenge is open to all Victorian children from birth to Year 10 in recognition of the importance of reading for literacy development. It is not a competition; but a personal challenge for children to read a set number of books… Read more

    Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge
  • Year 3 Incursion: Reptile Encounters

    16 March 2018

    This week’s Wednesday, 14 March 2018, our Year 3 students enjoyed a very special incursion with "Reptile Encounters". During the "Feathers, Fur and Scales Show: our students learnt the difference between feathered, furry and scaly creatures in this hands-on display of animal life. The students were very excited to get an up-close look at… Read more

    Year 3 Incursion: Reptile Encounters
  • Orientation Day for New Students

    5 February 2018

    On Thursday, 1 February 2018, Al Siraat College held their first ever Orientation Day for new students in Years 1 to 6 and Years 8 to 9 who are starting their education journey at our College in 2018. MashaAllah, the day was a huge success with over 100 students participating in various programs such as school tours, immersing themselves… Read more

    Orientation Day for New Students
  • Semester 2 JUNIOR Awards Assemblies

    8 December 2017

    Special Awards Ceremonies were conducted this week for our Junior School students in Years Foundation – 2 and Years 3 – 6 to congratulate them for their tremendous efforts and fantastic learning year. During the ceremony, we said farewell to our Year 6 students who are graduating from the Junior School and pray that they will continue to… Read more

    Semester 2 JUNIOR Awards Assemblies
  • Consistency in Behaviour Awards

    7 December 2017

    The Pastoral Care Team would like to congratulate the students from Years F to Year 6 who received an award for making a positive improvement in their attitude and behaviour, also to students who have shown consistency in their behaviour throughout the course of the year. We appreciate that sometimes it can be difficult to show our best… Read more

    Consistency in Behaviour Awards
  • Year 2 Incursion: Mad About Science

    16 November 2017

    Our Year 2 students got to experience an interactive and fun hands on incursion, hosted by friendly presenter Sophie from Mad About Science. The students were engaged and entertained by learning about forces Push and Pull. Students learnt about Issac Newton and his discovery of gravity and how friction affects force. They were able to… Read more

    Year 2 Incursion: Mad About Science
  • Year 1C: Gingerbread Baking

    15 November 2017

    As part of literacy program, our Year 1 students have been reading fairy tales and now learning to write a narrative as part of their Author Study. The students read and discussed the book "The Gingerbread Man" and then wrote their own version of the story. As an extension exercise, students designed their own gingerbread shapes in the… Read more

    Year 1C: Gingerbread Baking
  • Inaugural Book Drive Results in 250 Donations

    30 October 2017

    Alhamdulillah, we have been able to collect 281 books for our first ever, Years 3-6 Book Drive! . The donations will be taken to the Aboriginal Literacy Foundation drop off zone in the city in the coming days. Al Siraat College staff just wanted to say Jazakhallah Khayran for the effort and encouragement made by the students and parents… Read more

    Inaugural Book Drive Results in 250 Donations
  • Reminder: Book Drive Finishes THIS FRIDAY

    23 October 2017

    In line with our key school value of ‘Benefitting others’, our focus this week is "Making a Difference". We are organising our first ever Book Drive for Years 3 – 6 students to support the Aboriginal Literacy Foundation ALF. The book drive will commence on Monday, 16 October and end on Friday, 27 October. Each student is asked to bring in… Read more

    Reminder: Book Drive Finishes THIS FRIDAY
  • Foundation – Year 2: Canned Food Drive

    19 October 2017

    As part of this week’s Value of the Week "Making a Difference", our Foundation, Year 1 and Year 2 students are looking at ways we can benefit the community and make a difference to the lives of those less fortunate. We would like to collect one tin/can donation of non-perishable items from each student to support families in dire need. We… Read more

    Foundation – Year 2: Canned Food Drive
  • Year 2 Excursion: Meadow Heights Mosque

    22 September 2017

    After much anticipation, our Year 2’s visited Meadow Heights Mosque on Wednesday, 20 September 2017. Our students were first introduced to Ms Elif who showed us around the mosque. We watched a video about strangers and learnt a very valuable lesson that all Muslims are good strangers. Students made paper lanterns with a friend to… Read more

    Year 2 Excursion: Meadow Heights Mosque
  • Year 2C Showcasing Their Learning and Fundraising

    19 September 2017

    The Maths Exhibition provided a great opportunity for the students of Year 2C to showcase their learning to their parents and other community members who visited their class. As the Year 2C home room teacher, I felt very proud of the confidence which the students exhibited while sharing their knowledge. It was very refreshing for me as… Read more

    Year 2C Showcasing Their Learning and Fundraising
  • Junior School Exhibition: "Thinking Mathematically"

    15 September 2017

    Our 2017 Junior School Exhibition with the theme "Beyond one right answer – Thinking Mathematically!" was a huge hit, with lots of parents and community members. Many took up the wonderful opportunity to walk through our Junior School and admire the hard work that students and teaching staff have put into exhibiting their Maths learning… Read more

    Junior School Exhibition:
  • Junior School MATHS Exhibition

    11 September 2017

    Please join us in celebrating our students’ learning with the upcoming Inquiry Learning Exhibition on the following days: Thursday, 14 September: 9 am- 12 pm . Recess Break : 10.25am – 10.50am. Friday, 15 September: 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm. Official Opening Day. - Venue : Junior School Building, G & H Block All Foundation –… Read more

    Junior School MATHS Exhibition
  • Years Foundation to 2: Pyjama Day

    8 September 2017

    Our Foundation to Year 2 students had a Pyjama Day on Friday, 8 September, as part of Literacy Week 2017. Foundation students had their buddies from Year 4 coming to their classes and read storybooks to them. Students then worked together to draw all the characters in the story. Please click here to view the wonderful photos taken of PJ… Read more

    Years Foundation to 2: Pyjama Day
  • Book Character Parade

    8 September 2017

    Junior School students celebrated Numeracy and Literacy Week 2017 with various fun and interactive activities throughout the week. Amongst the highlights were the. BOOK CHARACTER PARADE. The College hosted a Storybook Character Parade for all Junior School students which turned out to be a huge hit and success with both the students… Read more

    Book Character Parade
  • Numeracy and Literacy Week 2017

    4 September 2017

    This week marks the start of National Literacy and Numeracy Week, which aims to celebrate learning and raise awareness of the importance of reading, writing and mathematical skills. At Al Siraat, we will be celebrating LITERACY AND NUMERACY WEEK starting Monday, 4 September to Friday, 8 September. We are organising a number of fun –… Read more

    Numeracy and Literacy Week 2017
  • Year 5A: Malaysian Cultural Exchange Program

    25 August 2017

    Our Junior School girls from Year 5A participated in a wonderful intercultural exchange program on Friday, 25 August 2017 when Malaysian students visited Al Siraat College as part of the Global Islamic Students Outreach GISO program conducted by their university. Students from Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia USIM selected Al Siraat to… Read more

    Year 5A: Malaysian Cultural Exchange Program
  • Year Foundation: "Duck" – Focus Word of the Week

    17 August 2017

    Our Year Foundation students participated in a craft activity involving the Focus Word of the Week: Duck. Students made ducks in a pond and wrote a recount about their experience. You can see some samples of the students' written recounts… Read more

    Year Foundation:
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