Family Learning Club

Our Family Learning Club will begin in Week 6 on Wednesday 7th of March. We look forward to seeing a great turn out of children, as well as any parents or relatives who would like to come and support the group.

Interested in being a volunteer? Contact Tobin Cuss or the School Office now!
– Read books with children who might not have someone to read with at home
– Guide children through story writing (the teachers will help explain at the beginning
– Help children with maths problems
– Hang out with the children and let them know they are valued

In other exciting news our Community Art class commences this week! Join us at 2:15 to participate in an art class ran just for our parents/grandparents. Each week our fantastic Art teacher Ms Brewster will lead the adult class, where you will pick up new skills and make new social connections within our school community. Please contact the School Office or Ms Ciane Brewster if you would like to participate. She can be reached at

Schools’ Privacy Policy

The Department has developed a new Schools’ Privacy Policy and related documents for all Victorian government schools to implement. This includes:

  • Schools’ Privacy Policy
  • Collection notices
  • Frequently asked questions (FAQs) for school staff and parents.

Why must the new privacy policy be adopted

The new Schools’ Privacy Policy:

  • replaces any existing privacy policies used by schools.
  • ensures our school is compliant with updated legislation
  • clarifies that all school staff (including Student Support Service Officers, other allied health practitioners and teaching staff) may share personal and health information about a child with all other staff who ‘need to know’ that information, to enable the school to educate or support the child or fulfil legal obligations
  • allows for personal and health information about children transferring between government schools to be shared with the next (Victorian government) school.

For further information, please click on the link below:

Schools’ Privacy Policy

Important Reminders


Thank you to the many parents who have finalised payment of essential item school fees, or who have organised a payment plan with the School Office. Prompt payment of these fees enables us to purchase resources to enhance children’s learning in classrooms, PE equipment, art supplies, ICT equipment and so on.

Families who have not yet paid their fees are asked to do so as soon as possible. Payments may be made in cash, BPay or via EFTPOS. Please see Michelle at the School Office.

We are very grateful that many of our families have chosen to also pay the small voluntary contribution of $40. With this money, we will add to growing library collection, purchase new take home books and add further reading recovery resources.  It is not too late for families to choose to make this payment!!


Personal property is often brought to school by children, staff and visitors. This property can include mobile phones, music devices, electronic games, calculators, musical instruments, sporting equipment and cars parked on school premises.

The Department of Education and Training does not hold insurance for personal property brought to school and it has no capacity to pay for any loss or damage to such property.

Cranbourne Carlisle Primary School does not have an insurance policy for lost, stolen or damaged personal property. Children are not permitted to bring any unnecessary or particularly valuable items to school. Mobile phones brought to school MUST be left at the School Office and collected at the end of the day.


The Department of Education and Training does not provide personal accident insurance for children. Parents and guardians are responsible for paying the cost of medical treatment for injured children, including any transport costs.

Student accident insurance policies are available from the private insurance market. These cover a range of medical expenses not covered by Medicare. They can be obtained by parents for individual children.

Parents are reminded that Cranbourne Carlisle Primary School does not have a whole of school accident insurance policy.

Community Night raffle winners

Thank you to everyone who made it out to our first CCPS Community Night. The vibe around the school was very fantastic and we are happy to see so much interest from our families.

Raffle Winners:
1st prize (2 Gold Class Village movie tickets + 3 month gym membership) – Aydin Keskic and family
2nd prize (2 Village movie tickets + 3 month gym membership) – Brock & Kirra-lei Benjamin and family
3rd prize (3 month gym membership, Shark Attack Fish & Chip voucher) – MIllad Hazaranejad and family
4th prize (Shark Attack Fish & Chip voucher, Tramontina Coffee plunger) – Zane & Mia Armstrong and family

Congratulations to our Breakfast Club volunteers, you have ALL won a breakfast hamper:
Chandis Medis, Michelle Neville, Saher Karim, Tracy Isaacs, Tanya Stevenson, Melissa Bell, Inderpreet Kaur, Margaret Cho

Families may collect their prizes from the front office when they are ready

And lastly our lunch box winners (handed out at school):
Isabelle 005
Alisha 416
Gutama 414
Humza 211
Sanam 025
Yashita 416

Community Night

We have had a massive response to our community, looking forward to seeing you all 5-7pm tonight. Remember, there will be food for sale so please bring cash if you’d like.

As you walk around tonight you will be able to get key dates and volunteer to help some of our key programs.

See you tonight,
Tobin Cuss
Assistant Principal

Welcome back + Community Night

Welcome back to CCPS for 2018, we are excited about what this new year holds. A special welcome to all new families, we look forward to getting to know you all.

We hope to see all of our families at our first ever Community Night, where families will have the chance to meet the teachers working with their children as well as many of the local services available in our community.

Confirmed guests at our Community Night: Outfit 24Gym, Australian Muslim Women’s Centre, Merinda Park, Cranbourne Magic Basketball Club, Evolve Cheerleading, Cricket, Funstastic Gymnastics, Cranbourne Little Aths, Cranbourne Eagles Football Club, Casey Comets, Casey Elite Martial Arts, Cranbourne Secondary, Centre for Multicultural Youth, Cranbourne Women’s Friendship Cafe, Narre South Lions Netball Club, Casey Race Swimming

Raffle prizes include: Martial Arts 2 week pass, 24/7 Gym 3 month memberships & 7 day passes, Shark Attack Fish & Chip vouchers, 2 Gold Class Movie Vouchers, 2 standard movie vouchers, 3 x Kellogg’s Cereal Packs, Panper package

We also have an Ice Cream truck, Korean Street Food van and Chilli Express Indian Food truck booked to help keep your tummies full, so feel free to bring some money on the night if you’d like.

Merry Christmas and a safe and happy holiday!

I would like to take this opportunity to say a heartfelt thank you to all of our families for your support during 2017. It has been a busy and fulfilling year working with a wonderful group of staff and children. We have had numerous highlights during the year including the installation of the Silky Oak, our beloved Pirate Ship, and the many special celebrations we shared with the families. I look forward to seeing you in 2018 for another year full of laughter, learning and fulfilment of our goals.

Lisa Vandenbosch

2018 School start
Term 1 will commence on Wednesday 31 January for children in Year 1 to 6. Foundation children will begin on Thursday 1 of February.

Class structure for 2018

Principal: Lisa Vandenbosch
Assistant Principal: Trish Wallace
Assistant Principal: Tobin Cuss

Curriculum Days 2018 – No children required at school
Monday 29 January
Tuesday 30 January
Monday 16 July
Monday 5 November