We also presented the Minister for Education and Child Development Volunteering Award. This award recognises those in our school who make a significant contribution to enhancing and uplifting the lives of others by volunteering.Read More
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Claire Henning from the Aberfoyle Park Schools Ministry Network attended an award ceremony recently to accept three grant cheques from the City of Onkaparinga Mayor Lorraine Rosenberg. Claire had recently applied for funding for some programs run by school Chaplains that would greatly benefit children and families in the region.
As a result of the grant funding, the Chaplain and Volunteers at Craigburn Primary School will be running a lunchtime program by creating a space and place for children to have the opportunity to learn and explore with arts and crafts. Holly Goder, Chaplain at Braeview Primary will be organising a parenting workshop to help resource parents and caregivers. Di Brinkworth, Chaplain at Aberfoyle Hub R-7 Primary School will be organising some healthy living packswhich will provide families with information and useful resources to help them be healthy and stay healthy.
Children and families willbe positively impacted through these newly funded programs, and through the pastoral care provided by the school Chaplain
"I liked the energy that the presenters brought and the use of cartoons and movies meant it was engaging for year 6/7’s. A great presentation that had a good moral and religious balance.”
Teacher, Craigburn PS // School Seminars
“The data we have collected indicates that Jan continues to have the overwhelming support of the students, staff and parents in her role of CPS Worker at Lyndoch PS. Her personal qualities, confidentiality and professionalism are valued by all. Her tireless work and devotion to our school is universally supported.”
Principal, Lyndoch PS // Chaplaincy Services
“From Day one Karen has been a crucial member of our vibrant community. We love her positive nature and the genuine care she displays for all of our staff and students. She has been a great support to our families in the wider community, managing the breakfast club and doing home visits. We appreciate all the time and effort Karen puts into her role. Thank you for listening, supporting, assisting and mentoring our whole school community.”
Principal, Ascot Park PS // Chaplaincy Services