Many parents will attest to the fact that most boys are active, loud, rambunctious and prone to rough play, but...Read more
Thu, 15 Oct 2020
For many years now, the role of fathers has changed and evolved. During the industrial revolution, fathers were often considered...Read more
Tue, 1 Sep 2020
Across Victoria, students and their families are experiencing challenging times with the state being in various stages of lockdown yet...Read more
Wed, 12 Aug 2020
School refusal, sometimes called school avoidance or school phobia, is not uncommon. It is different to ‘wagging’ or truancy and...Read more
Thu, 30 Jul 2020
As lockdown restrictions are slowly being lifted to varying degrees, we enter a time of transition and adjustment. The circumstances...Read more
Tue, 26 May 2020
Whilst most children are resilient and seem to be demonstrating a remarkable capacity to manage during this challenging time, others...Read more
Tue, 28 Apr 2020
The Coronavirus is impacting families around the world and changing how we do things on a daily basis. In many...Read more
Wed, 8 Apr 2020
Homeschooling could soon be a reality for many adult carers as nations act to implement strategies in the prevention of...Read more
Thu, 2 Apr 2020
Coronavirus is an evolving international health concern. Around the world, people are being affected in many ways. Individuals of all...Read more
Sat, 14 Mar 2020
Happiness is a term that captures a huge variety of positive emotions such as humour, serenity, optimism, joy, pride, inspiration,...Read more
Wed, 4 Mar 2020
Many people see Christmas as a wonderful time of celebration and an opportunity to spend time with family and friends...Read more
Wed, 4 Dec 2019
What's SchoolTV? SchoolTV is a portal (aimed at parents) that publishes monthly editions. Each edition addresses a major topic such...Read more
Sun, 18 Feb 2018
Olinda is proud to announce we are now officially an eSmart school. Since we first registered with the program, we...Read more
Fri, 29 Sep 2017
We are now wearing our new school uniforms and don't the students look awesome! Consequently, we will be updating school...Read more
Sun, 5 Feb 2017
The state government has earmarked Olinda Primary School as one of the higher priority schools for bushfire safety upgrades. The...Read more
Sat, 4 Feb 2017
Over the holidays we have changed one of our spacious classrooms into a shared learning space. We will be running...Read more
Fri, 22 Jan 2016
With winter over and the lovely spring weather finally coming to the mountain, the staff and children got the chance...Read more
Fri, 4 Sep 2015
Have you every wondered if you are getting a fair share of your favourite lollies? Well the children at Olinda...Read more
Fri, 4 Sep 2015
John saw a science experiment on you tube and wanted to try it at school. So the children worked together...Read more
Tue, 1 Sep 2015
After making the pH indicator today we tested it on different substances to make sure it worked. The results have...Read more
Mon, 24 Aug 2015