As a team at School Plus Griffin the educators have stepped up to Walk for Autism, we have committed to taking 10,000 steps a day for 8 days and fundraising to help change the lives of the people on the autism spectrum.
School Plus Directors and staff were honoured to be invited to the official opening of Yarrabilba State School on Tuesday 23 October with Principal Lee Harrex, Education Minister Grace Grace and Local members of parliament and Logan City Council.
We are so proud of all our Coordinators. A special shout out to Julie from School Plus -William Duncan, Sharon from School Plus - CHAC and Nikki from School Plus - Bellmere for their OSHC Industry awards announced at the QCAN State Conference on the weekend.
There has been a recent focus on upcycling the room using items from the treasure market, staff resourcing and donations, including delivery and time to create our building blocks which were kindly donated by a local Caboolture builder Yorkbuild.
The visit was complete with Dream time stories and Ochre anointment for the children, with locally sourced ochre and a dance performance from some of the recent Gold Coast Commonwealth Games dancers and our 2 visitors to the service to celebrate Naidoc week and the 2018 “Because of her we can”.
On Saturday 17 February, the School Plus William Duncan team, their partners and Susan Aikman attended the fundraising event for Sara Vorbach and her family, a William Duncan family dealing with Sara’s diagnosis of terminal brain cancer .