Scibbly Gums Stem

This week in the Scribbly Gums it has been all about STEM. Science Technology Engineering and Maths. The challenge was set to design a unique mini beast. The design had to include head, thorax, abdomen, and antenna. Wings were optional. … Continued

Message from Mrs Esau

Hello Main Arm Upper community, It is amazing to witness children striving to achieve their goals and using their You Can Do It foundations to extend their growth mindset in positive ways. Our school camp and Caine’s Arcade project were … Continued

school camp and other fun things

Hi everyone, Excitement is building as we fast approach our school camp to Tyalgum Ridge. Get your bags packed using the list provided by the school and then you won’t forget anything. The bus is leaving at 9am on Monday … Continued

welcome back

Welcome back. I hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing holiday break. We have had a very exciting start to our term. Today we explored robotics by coding and playing with BeeBots. Bee-Bots are a delightful and engaging way … Continued

Term 2

Dear Parent, What a term we have had already. The class has been settling in nicely after all the changes last term. We have settled into our new routines. We had so much fun last week making some sugar scrub … Continued

Lemon Myrtles Week 8

This week we have been finishing up our math project. Very soon the Lemon Myrtles will be sharing their spooky houses with the rest of the school. The unit has given the students a taste of what we do in … Continued

Lemon Myrtles

It is a quick HELLO from the Lemon Myrtles. We have had a great start of the year. The Lemon Myrtles are settling in nicely to formal schooling. We have been concentrating on our routines, procedures and expectations e.g. lining … Continued


Hi everyone, The end of year concert is fast approaching and we need your help with costuming. Our play for Kindy, Year 1 and 2 has a jungle theme. We have collected a small assortment of jungle fabrics and will … Continued


Hi everyone, The P&C movie night is this week please look at the newsletter and any notes that have gone home to find out the details such as times and movies. Our math focus last week was telling the time … Continued

Stick Insects

Hello from the Stink Insect (Year 3) classroom, Congratulation to the students who competed in the district swimming carnival. It is great to see the ‘have a go’ attitude and resilience when things do not go the way we want … Continued