STATE education minister John Gardner spent some time at Sandy Creek Primary School last Wednesday to see first-hand how his government’s $50,000 Innovative Language Grant had been put to good use.
SANDY Creek Primary School has received up to $50,000 to help create a weekly multi-media ‘broadcast station’ with its students and Japanese sister school to increase daily use of Japanese in its classrooms.
SANDY Creek Primary School enjoyed culture-sharing experiences with staff, students and community leaders from a small Japanese village during their visit to the region this past week.
SANDY Creek Primary School students learnt that “difference is good” by hosting nine Japanese year six pupils last week.
THE students and staff of Sandy Creek Primary School recently celebrated their 20-year relationship with Japanese school, Minami Aiki.
A ONCE-thriving garden shadehouse at Sandy Creek Primary School is blooming again, thanks to revival work during a recent community working bee.