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Joshua W and Matthew W

2016 Inspire Succeed Excel Aboriginal Education Excellence Awards

The 2016 Inspire, Succeed, Excel Aboriginal Education Excellence Awards acknowledge outstanding excellence of Aboriginal students in schools across the Illawarra South East. We would like to congratulate Joshua W and Matthew W who both received this award. Joshua received his for Leadership, Citizenship and Community Service and Matthew for Sporting Excellence. They also had the privilege of being presented with their award from Mr Aden Ridgeway. Well done to Joshua and Matthew who are very worthy recipients of this award.... Read more

SEAT Project

Stage 3 S.E.A.T. (Sustainability Education Art Teamwork) Project with Orange Sky Laundry

Throughout the year, our Stage 3 students have been involved in the S.E.A.T project which is a social initiative that educates children in social values and sustainability. This inquiry based research project centres on the parable of ‘The Little Stool That Could' to demonstrate the values and actions achievable by the students who participate. The culminating event is donating the decorated seats designed and created by the students to a charity. Our students decided to focus on homelessness and their connection as global citizens. The Stage... Read more

NovemberReturn to top
CoS Carols Information

Corrimal Community of Schools Carols

The Corrimal Community of Schools (CoS) Carols are finally here and the students of Corrimal Public School are very excited about joining their peers in our Community of Schools for this exciting event. The students of Corrimal High School have developed a web app which is accessible on any mobile device with internet connectivity. On the night of the carols, just click on the link below to view the lyrics and sing along. CoS Carols Song Lyrics... Read more


Northern Illawarra Aboriginal Education Consultative Group Deadly Enncouragement Awards

This year, the Northern Illawarra Aboriginal Education Consultative Group (AECG) have initiated the Deadly Encouragement Awards. These awards recognise Indigenous students who attend school in the Northern Illawarra region for consistently applying effort in areas of their schooling. Congratulations to Davina W and Jenna E for being worthy recipients of this award. An outstanding recognition of two fantastic Corrimal Public School students. .... Read more

OctoberReturn to top

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

AugustReturn to top
Tim Fisher, Sarah Griffiths and Cheryl Bird

Wollongong North Network Staff Recognition Awards 2016

As a finale to Education Week, 2016, the Wollongong North Network of Schools recognised staff members for their contributions to public education. The award for Corrimal Public School was presented to Mrs Bird for the professionalism and dedication she demonstrates in her role as the School Administrative Manager. Mr Fisher and Mrs Griffiths were also recognised for their outstanding work in their new roles with Learning Management Business Reform (LMBR).... Read more

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A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more