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Top 3% nationally for student growth!

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This week we received the wonderful news that St Augustine’s has been identified by ACARA, the national testing body, as having demonstrated substantially above average growth for students in reading and numeracy achievement in NAPLAN results. This places us in the top 3% nationally for student gain. This is fantastic news, made possible only by… Read more »

Big kids & little kids…

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At St Augustine’s we are very lucky to have a Year 6 buddy to help us settle quickly into school life and the many routines at the start of the year. Our Year 6 students enjoy the responsibility and pride that comes with helping our newest and youngest students, while our Kinder students love seeing… Read more »

Firefly Arts Festival

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Our school was a bright and beautiful canvas on the night of June 28, glowing with the artwork of our students. From colourful lanterns to a glittering fairy tree and truly inspired light & sound performances from our percussion ensemble, bands and choirs we trust that you did not ‘believe your eyes’. Please visit our… Read more »

ANZAC Day 2017

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Thank you to so many staff, students and their families for taking part in the ANZAC DAY march in Coffs Harbour. Lest we forget.  

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New classes… New teachers… New friends… Welcome to 2017 at St Augustine’s! Our students were greeted this morning by Mr Watts at a short assembly before moving to their new cohort spaces for 2017. Mr Watts had a message for everyone… ‘Be kind to one another and work hard’. Our staff and students are very… Read more »

ALICE – The Musical

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Congratulations to everyone involved in our musical ‘ALICE’. To our talented students – well done! To our incredible and dedicated staff members who worked tirelessly over the past months – thank you! And to the many parents, friends and family members who contributed in so many ways – a massive thank you for the support and… Read more »

Playground Upgrade

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Mr Watts was very pleased to open the next section of our playground development – the Rock Wall. Many thanks to Gordon King and his team from Gordon King Constructions for their wonderful work on the sandstone wall and footpath extension which received a big thumbs up from our students!

ANZAC DAY 2016

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St Augustine’s students marched on ANZAC Day with many in Coffs Harbour to commemorate the service and sacrifice of our soldiers past and present. Lest we forget.

2016 Student Representative Council

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Last Friday we celebrated the induction of our 2016 student council. Fr. Paul led a liturgy for our school community and the students received a blessing and their badges. Congratulations!

Welcome to 2016

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Wow! Our playground is ready to go…! This play equipment is the first stage in our proposed playground development and was totally funded by the efforts our wonderful P&F Association – we thank you for your continued support!