Junior School Carbrook Communications, 23 March 2023

Term 1 - Week 9


Dear Parents and Carers,


Upcoming Events

24 March: Gala Sport

Week 10

Monday 27 March – Stage 2 History Excursion
Tuesday 28 March – Stage 2 History Excursion, Prep Vision Screening, Canberra Information Night
Wednesday 29 March – Stage 2 History Excursion, Whole School Easter Chapel – 8.45am
Thursday 30 March – Stage 2 History Excursion, JS Easter Chapel 2.15pm, Futsal Metro Finals – Stage 2&3
Friday 31 March – Full day Musical Rehearsal, Free Dress Day/Crazy Hair, Stage 3 Gala Sport, Prep Fun Run


Cross Country

Yesterday was a brilliant day for our Cross Country, nice and cool with a sprinkling of rain. We are so proud of the students and how they gave their best efforts on the day. Congratulations to our year-level Champions.


Year 1 Boys
1st Judah Thirkettle
2nd Charlie Lloyd
3rd Maxy Renn

Year 1 Girls
1st Audrey Dickson
2nd Chloe Short
3rd Estelle Matthews

Year 2 Boys
1st Hudson ParsonsV
2nd Clark Matthews
3rd Besart Troyer

Year 2 Girls
1st Mia Tesoriero
2nd Megan Kruger
3rd Lucilla Alves

Under 8 Boys
1st Foxx McDuffie Devlin
2nd Hamish Grant
3rd Michael Varghese

Under 8 Girls
1st Layla Cropper
2nd Sophia Roszka
3rd Ruby Lyn Barnes

Under 9 Boys
1st Leonardo Hebson
2nd Lachlan Hebson
3rd Noah Greyling

Under 9 Girls
1st Zoey Johnston
2nd Elaina Dickson
3rd Chelsea Petrou

Under 10 Boys
1st Seth Cooper
2nd Brody Mitchell
3rd Jay Sajnani

Under 10 Girls
1st Morgan Summerfield
2nd Sidney O’Donnell
3rd Sophie Hopkins

Under 11 Boys
1st Caleb Myers
2nd Charlie Leahy
3rd Max Johnston

Under 11 Girls
1st Hope Ive
2nd Sangye Mackley
3rd Georgha-Rose Cameron

Under 12 Boys
1st Axl Yuen
2nd Eli Forward
3rd Will Thirkettle

Under 12 Girls
1st Evangeline Caswell
2nd Rebecca Anemaat
3rd Mikayla Nash

Musical Rehearsal/Funky Hair Fundraiser

The last day of term is our free dress and funky hair fundraiser.


Students involved in the Musical can also wear free dress and funky hair. The ensemble and all cast members will be at the rehearsal.


Absentee Number Update

The absentee notification numbers have changed. Please see the updated numbers below.

  • Carbrook Campus - 07 3209 0003
  • Springwood Campus - 07 3209 0004

Absentee can also be advised by Parent Lounge.

School Locker - Closed Monday 27 March

We've been notified by our Uniform provider, School Locker, that their Loganholme store will be closed to do a stock-take on Monday 27 March 2023.




Subways Order Day

We are inviting all students that wish to order Subways for delivery to the College on the 31 March 2023 to use the link below or scan the QR code on the flyer that was sent home with your child earlier this week:

Click this link to order subways:


This is a great way for our students to celebrate the end of the first school term, with a small percentage of the proceeds going to our sponsor Children of Compassion. Please note that all orders have to be completed online before 9am on the 29 March. Dietary requirements can be catered for during the ordering process. The delivery will be for the students first break.


Bake for Change Fundraiser



This term has flown by. I know that the students have put their best efforts into their learning and are kicking personal goals. Thank you for your ongoing support and for partnering with us on your child’s learning journey.


Fiona Burnett

Head of Junior School, Carbrook