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The Winner of Bundaberg Council’s Recycling Competition is…

St Luke’s Anglican School, with their various coloured bins, display boards, chooks and worms. Member for Burnett, Stephen Bennett forged this new education initiative which saw Bundaberg Regional Council, Impact Community Services and A2Z Waste Recycling come on board to promote the importance of recycling. The Waste Minimisation and Recycling Competition asked students to demonstrate the various ways they could implement waste minimisation and recycling within the school.

St Luke's Launches Science Initiative for Gen Alpha Kids 

STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics – are four disciplines predicted to underscore three quarters of all future industries. So, to help inspire the new Generation Alpha kids and showcase these fields, the Queensland Government has launched an initiative called the STEM Alpha Kids Project, and St Luke's Anglican School has just rolled it out for all year 6 students. 

St Luke’s Rowing South Queensland Schools Regatta!

St Luke’s athletes Jamie Joiner, Montanna Clark, Georgia Weston, Elizabeth Newell and Sabina Murchie achieved an impressive result at the South Queensland Schools Regatta at Wyaralong Rowing Centre over the weekend.

The Strong Arm of St Luke’s is Sport

St Luke's Anglican School boasts an exceptional sporting tradition, and offers exclusive support for young athletes to accelerate their performance and compete in state and national events. Equally important are the numerous sporting programs that St Luke’s has established. These are designed to expose students to as many different activities as possible in a non-competitive environment.

Music Wires the Brain for Enhanced Learning

How music affects the brain is a hot area for neuroscientists to analyse, and recent findings from a 20-year-long study justify why St Luke’s Performing Arts programs are well integrated within the school curriculum.

Multi-million Dollar Middle School Building Now Open

It’s finally open! Member for Hinkler, the Hon. Keith Pitt attended the opening of the Middle School Building which provides eight state-of-the-art classrooms, multi-purpose areas, kitchen amenities, staff room, office, and an outdoor learning area. It is the first time that Middle School students can congregate together within St. Luke’s school.

St Luke’s Student Wins Public Speaking Trophy

Four talented St Luke’s students delivered compelling speeches in a bid to win the Lion’s Public Speaking trophy – a highly anticipated event highlight within the Lions Youth of the Year Program.

St Luke’s Teacher Inspires Thai Students in Film

St Luke’s teacher Mr Leon Wilson returned from an inspiring teacher exchange to Thailand earlier this year. Brimming with rich memories of intercultural experiences, Mr Wilson presented the impressive results of a film project he had embarked on with students at Pattaya high school, two hours south-east of Bangkok.

St Luke’s First Annual Art Feast Weekend Event

St Luke’s Art Feast brought together work of nationally recognized artists, student art and all things creative. Loaded with creative inspiration and a strong community spirit the first annual Art Feast was a resounding success!

Our New Principal is Mr Craig Merritt

Mr Craig Merritt has officially stepped in as the Principal of St Luke’s Anglican School. He arrives with his wife, Tamara, an avid cook, and two children who join the St Luke’s Primary School: Chloe in Year 2, Ashton in Preparatory.

Christmas Message

May this Christmas be a time of peace and goodwill towards others as we continue to pray for the underprivileged in a very divided world.

A Message from the Reverend Canon Len Nairn

A Message to our School Community at our 23rd Annual Speech Night 2016 from the Reverend Canon Len Nairn.

2017 Principal at St Luke’s Anglican School

On behalf of the Corporation of the Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane, I am delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Craig Merritt as Principal of St Luke’s Anglican School commencing January 2017.

Hi-Tech Primary School

This fast-changing, high tech world will be vastly different when our children are old enough to innovate many of our societal structures and assume the mantle of guardianship; and the scope through which they will evolve our world will be technology.

9 year old Joshua Taylor: Budding Journalist. Life Enthusiast

Joshua Taylor already knows how to scope out a good story and show it to the world. For almost 2 years he has filed a report that is published in the monthly Bargara Buzz’s pages. Joshua says that report writing and interviewing people – learning about amazing things and what other people have done – is a lot of fun.

Year 6 Students Score High in Literacy Planet Word Mania Competition

Literacy planet is an online game-based learning tool that has captured the imagination of students throughout Australia and the UK where it is recognized as the leading software-of-choice in teaching literacy to kids between the ages of 4 and 15 years old.

A school’s IT journey from traditional labs to cloud computing and a flourishing BYO network

Until 2011 the school's approach to digital services was very much centralised to on-campus computing facilities with traditional laboratories, but after the school-wide deployment of Google Apps today's BYO network that evolved see over 600 student-owned devices every week with anywhere from 60 to 80GB of internet consumed daily.

Secret to Studying Success

There is no magic formula or short cuts that can be taken to get to the top and it requires hours of dedication every day. Sarah, who has recently finished her final exams, estimates she did about five hours of homework and study a day outside of school hours.

St Luke’s Anglican School graduate named one of the nation’s best!

St Luke’s Anglican School announced Year 12 student Jaren Peterson as the school’s recipient of the 2015 Caltex Best All Rounder Award, one of Australia’s most prestigious secondary school prizes.

Netball Carnival’s Most Valued Player Award Recipient is Jamie Burgess

Jamie Burgess has gone from rise to rise in the past nine years since she played her first Netball game at the young age of 7.

St Luke’s Rebecca Greiner Wears Green and Gold in London for U23 Hockey

​Rebecca’s life right now is equal parts senior study and intensive hockey training, with maybe a quick pause to recall her most recent success in London when she wore the green and gold to compete against Great Britain and the Netherlands.

We Win! Head of the River!

We win Head of the River Rowing for the 4th Year in a Row! Well done to all of our Rowers, coaches and parents!

St Luke’s Wins Big at Eisteddfod

St Luke’s music students took home a swag of awards this year at the Bundaberg Regional Eisteddfod.

Win Tickets to NRL Grand Final for 2

​WIN NRL Grand Final Package for 2

Rowing Lamington Drive

A good old fashion Lamington Drive to support our Rowing team.

Art Prize 2016

This year the St Luke's Art Prize was awarded to the entire Year 11 Art Class for their recreation of the painting "Felix the Magic Dragon" by Rae Heint.​

Keep Our Kids Safer With the New Policelink App

The new Policelink App is now the fastest way that you can report non-urgent matters to police.