Open Day @ Tyabb

Our next Open Day at Tyabb campus will be Wednesday 18 March 2015, 10:00AM – 12:00PM. Prospective parents and students are warmly invited to Open Day to meet teaching staff, see classes in operation, attend tours and enjoy morning tea. Future Open days will be held on:

Tue 23 June (10:00AM – 12:00PM)
Wed 2 September (10:00AM – 12:00PM)

For further information, contact us on 5973 2000.

Outside School Hours Care @ Tyabb Campus

We are proud to partner with Camp Australia to provide our outside school hours care program. To find out more about the program at our school, including hours of operation, fees and how to register please click here.

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Open Days @ Tyabb Campus

Prospective parents and students are warmly invited to Open Day at our Tyabb campus on the days listed below. Visitors will meet teaching staff, see classes in operation, attend tours and enjoy morning tea.

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Kinder@Flinders – Latrobe City

Four year old Kindergarten commencing in 2016. For all enquiries, contact the Latrobe City College Office on 5173 0500.

Open Days @ Carrum Downs

We periodically conduct tours of the Campus and interested members of the community are warmly invited to visit. Visitors will meet teaching staff, see classes in operation, attend tours and enjoy morning tea.

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Afraid of your own Digital Shadow?

A new term that is being bandied about in recent cybersafety discussions is your ‘Digital Shadow’.  We have talked about your digital footprint before, but your shadow takes this concept one step further.

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Tyabb Tree Planting Day

On Friday the 1st of August, 15 students and teachers participated in a Tree Planting day.

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Reporting System “Notifications”

We have added a new feature to our continuous online reporting system: notifications. Notifications alert parents and students to changes in the report, allowing you to go directly to the relevant area of the report. The instructions below relate to the parent view of notifications. However, students see a very similar view.

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Parenting Ideas Magazine

Parenting Ideas ( publish an excellent e-Magazine. The latest issue is available below. For more details, visit the Parenting Ideas web site.

Parenting Ideas Magazine – Issue 12 (5.3 Mb)



Lessons from Heartbleed

The Heartbleed bug has now faded from media prominence, but there are some key lessons to be learnt from this IT security scare.  Continue reading

Parent-Student-Teacher interviews: Tyabb

Dear Parents,

You will have received a text message last week, asking you to check the school website on the day of your Parent-Student-Teacher interviews. This is to ensure you are made aware in advance if one of your child’s teachers is not available on the night, due to unforeseen circumstances.

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Next Working Bee @ Latrobe City

Our next Working Bee at Latrobe City will be Saturday 21 March.

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Appointment of New Executive Principal, Flinders Christian Community College 2015

The Board of Governance is delighted to announce that Mr Cameron Pearce, currently Campus Principal of Flinders Christian Community College, Carrum Downs campus has been appointed the new Executive Principal of Flinders Christian Community College commencing in 2015.  Mr Pearce will succeed Mrs Jill Healey following her retirement at the end of the 2014 after 21 years of dedicated and outstanding service.

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Staying Safe on Facebook

Facebook continues to be the ‘weapon of choice’ for social networking amongst our teens.  This infographic gives some sound advice on how our kids can take steps to keep themselves safe when interacting with others online.

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Reporting Update: Dispositions now visible

Reporting Cycle 1 has just ended, so the Disposition tab on student reports is now showing live results.

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Latrobe City Newsletter – Issue 7 2014

The seventh edition of our newsletter, The Grapevine is now available.  Our newsletter is emailed home to all families twice a term and a hard copy will be available from the College office.

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Working Bee dates – Latrobe City

2015 Working Bee Dates Working Bees will be held on the following dates between 8am and 12pm:

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Media Release: Tragic Loss of Grade 6 Tyabb Student

Flinders is devastated by the sudden and untimely death of one of our Tyabb Junior School students.

Our school community is in shock and struggling to come to terms with these tragic circumstances. We heard about the incident last night and have put plans in place to support our community.

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Introduction to the Flinders Reporting System

The reporting system at Flinders is quite unique as it is online, dynamic and continuous throughout the course of each semester.

Parents can access their child’s report at any time via our Moodle Learning Management System.

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Open Day @ Carrum Downs

Our next Open day at Carrum Downs campus will be on Tuesday 24 February, 10am – 12pm.

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Guidelines for Dropping Off and Collecting Students – Tyabb campus

There is always excitement and enthusiasm for students and parents when school begins. At the Tyabb campus we are looking forward to meeting our new students and seeing our returning students once again and as the year begins, we would like to highlight for all parents, some of the traffic safety considerations at our campus.

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Changed your email address recently?

It’s important that our system is kept up-to-date with the latest email addresses of parents. If you change your email address, please remember to contact your campus immediately, and provide your new email address. Alternatively, send your new email address to Moodle support.

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Parents and Friends – Carrum Downs

Thank you                                                                                                                                                                                         

A huge thank you to all the volunteers who worked tirelessly throughout the year and to all the families who supported the P & F with the various fundraisers and school community activities. We have all achieved some great results which go a long way towards benefiting our children’s learning environment.

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OHSC – Carrum Downs

Art & Craft – Box Construction.  Last week we started some Christmas crafts.

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The Grade 3 Sleep Over

The Grade 3 Sleep Over – by Olivia

On Friday the 15th of November, Grade 3 had a sleep over at school.  Everyone was so excited. Continue reading