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  • We're Back!

    We're Back!

    09 Oct 2018

    The School is open again!

  • Enrolling your child at Hayman Island SS

    Enrolling your child at Hayman Island SS

    02 Jul 2018

    Welcome to Hayman Island State School ...

  • Rewards day

    Rewards day

    27 Jun 2018

    The last day of each term is 'Rewards Day' to celebrate great student behaviour and high school...

  • Location, location, location!

    Location, location, location!

    20 Jun 2018

    Blake and Lachlan have been investigating location and direction in Mathematics...

  • Best ballet moves

    Best ballet moves

    07 Jun 2018

    Dramatic Traditions is our drama unit this term...

  • Beautiful bowling

    Beautiful bowling

    31 May 2018

    The boys are enjoying bowling during outside play...

  • Scrumptious strawberries

    Scrumptious strawberries

    24 May 2018

    Our home-grown strawberries are scrumptious...

  • National Day of Action Against Bullying

    National Day of Action Against Bullying

    16 Mar 2018

    On Friday 16 March 2018, Hayman Island State School stood proudly with thousands of Australian...

  • School Swimming

    School Swimming

    16 Feb 2018

    Students will be learning essential water safety skills and improving their swim styles each...

  • High IMPACT Learning

    High IMPACT Learning

    12 Feb 2018

    Hayman is breaking down the barriers between rural and metropolitan schools with technology.

  • Student, Parent, Teacher Interviews

    Student, Parent, Teacher Interviews

    29 Jan 2018

    Students and parents were invited to the school to set their child's goals and strategies for...

  • Happy holidays

    Happy holidays

    07 Dec 2017

    Hayman Island State School wishes our students, their families and our community a very happy...

  • Camp champion

    Camp champion

    15 Nov 2017

    It was a nail-biter but Ann Kerby took out the positive behaviour award "Camp Champion" for her...

  • Diner field trip

    Diner field trip

    15 Nov 2017

    As part of our Technology learning, we visited the diner to discover the procedures the chefs...

  • Sydney excursion

    Sydney excursion

    13 Nov 2017

    Sydney was amazing! We visited the Taronga Park Zoo, Powerhouse Museum, Sealife Aquarium, Darling...

  • Forces of the Earth!

    Forces of the Earth!

    03 Nov 2017

    Lachlan and Blake enjoyed making their own parachutes in Science to observe the way force...

  • Lights, camera, action!

    Lights, camera, action!

    02 Nov 2017

    Students were in hysterics after each of their improvised drama performances today...

  • World Teacher's Day

    World Teacher's Day

    27 Oct 2017

    Today, students will share a special morning tea and present hand-made thank you cards to Miss Dart...

  • Amazing flying machines

    Amazing flying machines

    18 Oct 2017

    The students were testing paper aeroplane models during our Design and Technologies lesson...

  • Bouncing basketballs

    Bouncing basketballs

    11 Oct 2017

    Students have been enjoying rolling with scooter boards, shooting hoops, jumping on the mats,...

  • S-P-E-L-L-I-N-G B-E-E

    S-P-E-L-L-I-N-G B-E-E

    14 Sep 2017

    Congratulations to Ann Kerby who represented our school in the final of the combined island's...

  • Analysing school waste in Geography

    Analysing school waste in Geography

    13 Sep 2017

    Ann Kerby donned her gloves to investigate the waste in the school bins as part of her Geography...

  • Special guests visit for Bookweek

    Special guests visit for Bookweek

    07 Sep 2017

    ​The bad-tempered lady bird, the paper bag princess, the hulk, a Spanish dancer, Snow White, Wonder...

  • Literacy and Numeracy Week

    Literacy and Numeracy Week

    06 Sep 2017

    ​How much fun was Literacy and Numeracy Week?

  • A whale of a time

    A whale of a time

    01 Sep 2017

    We are blessed to have incredible views of tropical islands and sometimes while we eat our lunch on...

  • NAPLAN - Outstanding results

    NAPLAN - Outstanding results

    01 Sep 2017

    Year three NAPLAN results at Hayman Island SS were outstanding with Writing, Spelling and Grammar &...

  • Our first organic harvest!

    Our first organic harvest!

    28 Aug 2017

    Our veggie garden is thriving thanks to the organic fertiliser, compost and worm tea that we...

  • Science week

    Science week

    18 Aug 2017

    Our students will be conducting a variety of exciting Science experiments at school this week...

  • Future leaders eco challenge

    Future leaders eco challenge

    09 Aug 2017

    Year 3 and 4 students attended the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s ‘Future Leaders Eco...

  • Over the net!

    Over the net!

    28 Jul 2017

    Students are having lots of fun developing the foundational tennis skills including serving and...

  • Project green

    Project green

    21 Jul 2017

    The students have been learning about conservation, environmental practices and sustainability...

  • Representing features in Geography

    Representing features in Geography

    19 Jul 2017

    Year 1 and 2 students are learning about places and their features in Geography...

  • Money, money, money

    Money, money, money

    18 Jul 2017

    Year 3 and 4 are learning to use money to calculate totals and change when shopping...

  • NAIDOC: Traditional weaving and sculpting

    NAIDOC: Traditional weaving and sculpting

    11 Jul 2017

    This week we had Jess and Therese from ‘Flying Arts’ visit Hayman Island State School to celebrate...

  • Combined islands' athletics day

    Combined islands' athletics day

    22 Jun 2017

    We travelled to Hamilton Island on the Sun Aura to participate in the combined schools' athletics...

  • Kiribati dancers

    Kiribati dancers

    21 Jun 2017

    We were amazed with the dance performance of our Kiribati friends, Joy, Kia and Kim in their...

  • Rewards day

    Rewards day

    21 Jun 2017

    Our term two rewards day was action-packed with slime, goop, face painting, bubble blowing...

  • Local legend visit - Doug Van Wyk Smith

    Local legend visit - Doug Van Wyk Smith

    21 Jun 2017

    Long time Hayman Island resident, Dougie, visited our school to chat to the students about our...

  • Location and pathways in Mathematics

    Location and pathways in Mathematics

    19 Jun 2017

    Year 3 and 4 students are working through a Maths investigation about location and pathways to...

  • Don't rock the boat!

    Don't rock the boat!

    16 Jun 2017

    The year one students were investigating materials and their properties as they created their...

  • Breezy badminton

    Breezy badminton

    08 Jun 2017

    Badminton seems to be the new favourite sport this term with some clever students displaying tricky...

  • Community involvement

    Community involvement

    29 May 2017

    When parents, families, schools and the community work together, the common goal of 'improving...

  • Proserpine museum visit

    Proserpine museum visit

    25 May 2017

    The Proserpine Museum visit was amazing. The students explored all of the exhibits and discovered...

  • Under 8's day

    Under 8's day

    25 May 2017

    Face painting, snakes, baby crocodiles, goats, Chihuahuas, tug-o-war, disco, deep sea fishing,...

  • Grand designs

    Grand designs

    19 May 2017

    Lachlan and Blake worked together to construct an animal enclosure. It was so big that it could...

  • Ukulele Hype

    Ukulele Hype

    15 May 2017

    Today we began our Ukulele program, the students learnt about the Ukulele’s origin and anatomy...

  • Masters of Measurement

    Masters of Measurement

    05 May 2017

    Year 3 and 4 students have been discovering the metre...

  • Digital Technologies

    Digital Technologies

    03 May 2017

    ​Each Wednesday, during our Digital Technologies lessons, students are learning the 20 skills...

  • Painting in the Playground

    Painting in the Playground

    28 Apr 2017

    Putting our recycling skills to good use as we repurpose a cardboard box for a canvas...

  • ANZAC Day Dawn Service

    ANZAC Day Dawn Service

    25 Apr 2017

    Once again, our school hosted the ANZAC Day Dawn Service. Each student competed their task within...

  • Catch me if you can!

    Catch me if you can!

    21 Apr 2017

    In our Physical Activity unit this term, the students will participate in simple tagging games...

  • Year One - Hands on learning in Mathematics

    Year One - Hands on learning in Mathematics

    29 Mar 2017

    The Year One students are using task cards and unifix cubes to learn their addition facts. Hands...

  • Beautiful bugs

    Beautiful bugs

    22 Mar 2017

    The lovely fig tree is abundant with insects. The bug catcher is put to good use at playtime to...

  • Happy birthday, Miss Dart

    Happy birthday, Miss Dart

    15 Mar 2017

    The school community joined Miss Dart to celebrate her birthday and share a delicious birthday. ...

  • Hooray for Hockey

    Hooray for Hockey

    14 Mar 2017

    Hockey is an all-time favourite playtime activity. There are usually two students per team with...

  • May I take your order?

    May I take your order?

    14 Mar 2017

    Chocolate balls, ice-cream sundaes and apple bites are all items on the sandpit menu. What do you...

  • The Reading Corner

    The Reading Corner

    21 Feb 2017

    The reading corner is a quiet zone used for independent reading. Students share the quiet space to...

  • Early Levelled Reading

    Early Levelled Reading

    20 Feb 2017

    Our school welcomes parents into the classroom to assist with learning activities...

  • Who is in the box?

    Who is in the box?

    08 Feb 2017

    There are always plenty of cardboard boxes at the beginning of the year. This cardboard box was...

  • Under 8's Week

    Under 8's Week

    23 Mar 2016

    Early Learning - Everyone Benefits

  • P&C Executive

    P&C Executive

    23 Mar 2016

    2016 office bearers.

  • Uniform invoices

    Uniform invoices

    02 Mar 2016

    ​Uniform and book-pack invoices will be issue in the coming week.