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Greenvale Giving has begun!

The Student Voice are collecting new book donations as part of the Greenvale Giving campaign. The books will be donated to the Smith Family Toy and book appeal.

Donations can be placed in the tubs located in the main office, BER and portables:

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We are so grateful to have so many book donations already so please keep them coming! We will be collecting up until Thursday, the 17th of November.

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Sophie Chilton

On behalf of the Student Voice team

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Footy Colours Day

Footy Colours Day

 On Friday the 16th of September Greenvale Primary School is hosting a Footy Colours Day.

 All students are encouraged to wear the colours of their favourite football club, including AFL, soccer and rugby.

 Students are required to bring in a GOLD COIN donation if they wish to participate in the special event. Funds raised will be forwarded to the Fight Cancer Foundation.

 The day will be filled with many fun activities, including:

  • Special football related activities will be run by the Student Voice Team and house captains
  • Football day lunch
  • Football assembly, parade and prizes



Parents/guardians are most welcome to attend the parade which will be held at 12:30pm on the basketball courts. 

Please note that regular lunch orders will NOT be accepted on the day.

Students who do not wish to participate MUST wear their school uniform.

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Drawing and Photography Competition

Drawing and Photography Competition

On Monday the 15th of August, at Assembly, the winners of the drawing and photography competitions were announced. The winners in each category were awarded with certificate and prizes.

There were an overwhelming number of entries and it was very difficult for the Student Voice team to choose. Thank you and congratulations to everyone who entered. The winners and their art work are listed below:

Year 3/ 4 photography competition:

1st Jessie A 3AK


2nd Aylin 3SM


3rd Roxanne 3EB



Year 5/6 Photography competition:

1st Claire H 6LD


2nd Ben S 6GT


3rd Janan 6BM


Foundation to Year 2 drawing competition:

1st Violet P 2NM


2nd Dumini 1ML


3rd Melisa Y 1MO


 Year 3/4 Drawing competition:

1st Noor 4KK


2nd Jasmine 3WR


3rd Nicholas 3SM



Year 5-6 Drawing competition:

1st Maddox 6LD


2nd   Thevan 5SC


3rd Zoe 5RW



The winning entries will be displayed in the corridor near the library.

Congratulations again to all of the students who entered!

Sophie Chilton, on behalf of the Student Voice team.







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Student Voice Drawing and Photography Competition

Drawing and Photography Competition

The upcoming drawing and photography competition is being promoted to our school as a fun, enjoyable and an optional student activity. There are two competitions but one student may only enter one competition for a fair game. Both competitions are already underway and the entries must be given to your classroom teacher by the 10th of August.

  • The drawing competition is open for all ages, foundation to year six, whereas the photography competition is only open for years three to six.
  • We are following a specific theme of sport/action for only our drawing competition and our photography competition has no theme.
  • All drawings and photos must be labelled on the back with the students’ name and class. Drawings are to be on an A4 piece of paper.
  • All of the drawing entries are not to be traced or printed and all photograph entries are to be original work and no selfies please!
  • If you are planning to take a photo of someone else you truly must have the person’s permission.
  • Thank you for your time and we hope to see you enter


By Tamsyn and Sandu – Student Voice Representatives

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Class Captains – Term 2

Firstly, we would like to recognise and congratulate all students who were Term 1 Class Captains. It was pleasing to see the leadership skills of these students continue to grow through the beginning of our school year and set the example for our future leaders.

As we commence Term 2, the leadership journey begins for a new group of students in Year 3, 4, 5 and 6. We would like to congratulate the following students and wish them the best of luck as they challenge themselves as leaders within their classroom.

Year 3: Jai Beckwith, Jessie Anderson, Kelvyn Hee, Lauren Borg, Demir Doguluer, Eylul Karadag

Year 3/4: Eren Ozsoy, Verity Ladiges

Year 4: Tristien Riccuiti, Stella Hoye, Omar Khodr, Eliz Doguluer, Kaan Kantarmaci, Beyza Cayir

Year 5: Liam Bartolo, Jalle Goche, Phillip Choo Koon, Chelsea Gillard, Max Satler, Nina Pantelidis

Year 5/6: Mitchell Canny, Isabella Brewster

Year 6: Joshua Chimanya, Dakota Sykes, Ben Scerri, Monique Santiglia, Ibrahim Abdi, Ayla Sagdic

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Class Captain Term 1, 2016


As we begin a new year at Greenvale Primary School, new opportunities are presented for our coming leaders. Students in Years 3 -6 have worked hard, preparing speeches to deliver to their peers on why they should be voted as their classes new leaders.

Congratulations to the following students who have been announced as Class Captains for Term 1.

As a school, we look forward to working with you all on throughout the Leadership journey.


Year 3 AK

Ahmed Karazoglu Rebekah Santiglia


Year 3 /4S

Deren Gezen

Annie Fox


Year 5 AB

Steven Jokanovic

Yaren Kucuktepe

Year 5/6 JH

Adam Halvadakis

Shelby Baker


Year 3 EB

Jacob Aydinili

Amaiya Matuatu

Year 4 EW

Sami Ulusoy

April Arzenti


Year 5 SC

Joseph Luca Sardegna

Sommer Kamil

Year 6 BM

Ivan Vavra

Suna Ercantan

Year 3 SM

Malik Atmaca

Aylin Ozcelik


Year 4KK

Sam O’Neill Green

Rachel Van der Craats


Year 5 RW

Rhiley D’Cruz

Ameenah Merhi

Year 6 GT

Anthony Longano

Vicki Haitidid

Year 3 WR

Nathan La Motta

Evelyn Thomas


Year 4 MP

Daniel Panagopoulos

Adela Luke

  Year 6 LD

Ryan Borg

Taeya Patsiotis



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Class Captains Term 1 Year 5

A big congratulations to our year five class captains for Term 1. They have been voted by their peers as leaders of their class. We look forward to seeing you as role models for your peers demonstrating our school values of respect, responsibility, learning, honesty and resilience.

Here they are with Ms Clegg and Mrs Ireland after being awarded their badges at assembly on Monday:

5AB: Yaren Kucuktepe and Steven Jokanovic


5RW: Ameenah Merhi and Rhiley D’Cruz


5SC: Sommer Kamil and Joseph-Luca Sardegna


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