Our College

GENERAL INFORMATION

HISTORY    

Craigieburn Secondary College was established in 1984. It is located on 8.6 hectares in Craigieburn, which is situated to the north of Melbourne in the City of Hume. The College campus is shared with Craigieburn South Primary School, which provides the opportunity for an integrated approach to a number of programs, services and facilities.
There is one School Council and one Parents and Friends serving both the secondary college and the primary school and various facilities are shared. These include the library, canteen and newsletter and sporting facilities. There is a P-12 Discipline and Welfare policy and the schools share the same uniform.


Bell Times

 Staff Briefing 8.50am to 8.55am
 Warning Bell 8.55am
 Form Assembly  9.00am to 9.06am
 Period 1  9.06am to 10.19am
 Period 2  10.21am to 11.34am
 Recess  11.34am to 11.59am
 Period 3  11.59am to 1.12pm
 Lunch  1.12pm to 1.57pm
Period 4  1.57pm to 3.10pm

TRANSPORT

       

The College is close to public transport with a bus stop at the front gate, and is only a short walk from the Craigieburn railway station

 

TERM DATES

Term dates for 2017 are as follows:

Term 1:    30 January -  31 March 
Term 2:    18 April - 30 June 
Term 3:    17 July - 22 September 
Term 4:    9 October - 22 December

2017 Commencement Dates:

        1st February 2017 - Year 7's and 12's commence

        2nd February 2017 - All year levels

Term Dates are decided by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development. For a full list of the scheduled Victorian school holiday term dates please visit: www.education.vic.gov.au/about/keydates/termdates.htm

 

UNIFORM

All students enrolled at the College are required to wear school uniform. This includes school sports uniform during Physical Education and Sport.

The official uniform supplier for Craigieburn Secondary College is PSW. Uniform cannot be purchased through any other supplier.

PSW (Primary and Secondary School Ware)
2/283 Rex Road
Campbellfield, Vic 3061
Phone: 03 9303 7845
Fax: 03 93039953
 
Pricelist - http://www.psw.com.au/retail/schools/7895.pdf

Craigieburn Secondary College Uniform Policy (Link)


PURCHASING BOOKS

Arrangements have been made for the purchase of books through:

Campion Education

319 Pascoe Vale Road Essendon 3040

Phone:  1300 433 982 

Parents are able to purchase the required books and stationery as indicated on the Campion Education.  Purchasing through the booklist order form is the best way to ensure that books can be purchased, even if publishers are causing delays. 

Booklists are available online and also from the college.
To order books please follow the instructions given on the booklist order form.  You can also order your books online at  http://www.campion.com.au/ 

The Parents & Friends Association also conducts a second hand book sale which will be held on a date to be advised.


EXCURSIONS & PERMISSION FORMS

Parents can expect to receive notification in writing of camps, excursions, sport competition or any other event that will take students off the Craigieburn Secondary College campus, as well as some events which are conducted on site after hours.

The notification letter will be accompanied by an Indemnity Form.  This is a critical form for the college; we have a legal obligation to send this form out for each activity.  The form serves two purposes: firstly it gives parents/guardians the opportunity to update any medical information relevant to their child; and secondly it provides us with your consent to render medical attention as required in the case of illness or accident whilst your child is on the activity.

We ask that parents complete the form by the date indicated and have your child return the form accompanied with the payment to the General Office.

Permission forms are also available to download from the relevant sub school calendar. Simply locate your sub school calendar by clicking below.  Open the date of the activity and click the attachment permission form.  This form can be printed out at your convenience.

                 

CANTEEN

The College Canteen is operated by a private company. They provide a wide range of nutritious food at competitive prices. The canteen is open before school, recess and lunchtimes. Students may order lunch before 8:55am, before the end of recess or purchase food across the counter.

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Craigieburn Secondary College
102 Hothlyn Drive Craigieburn Vic 3064
Phone: 93081144 Fax: 9308 1279 
Email: craigieburn.sc@edumail.vic.gov.au