Welcome to Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School
Message from the Principal
My sincere thanks for the very warm welcome I received at the beginning of Semester 2. I have really enjoyed the semester and I am excited to be part of such a high achieving, caring Christian learning community. I would like to acknowledge the wonderful work the staff (teachers, teacher aides and office staff) do in educating and caring for the children of Star of the Sea School. I am very impressed with the quality of staff that we have here at our school and the commitment they display, and I believe that our children are extremely ...
In the Spotlight
HAVE A SAFE AND HOLY CHRISTMAS
In Grade One we have been learning all about the Sacrament of Baptism.
We have learnt that Sacraments are sacred actions of the Church through which God is present. In the Sacraments of Baptism words, actions and symbols are used to communicate God’s presence and action.
Words, actions and symbols used in Baptism
water, oil, candle, white garment, sign of the cross, baptismal promises
We remembered times when we have attended a Baptism.
“I remember that I had oil on my chest and I had water pouring down my head.” Jasmin.
“I went up to Father Joseph and I saw water get tipped over a baby.” Bailey.
“When I was three I got the special dress on and the candle.” Summah.
“After the Baptism we had cake.” Annie.
“I saw Father Joseph putting some oil on my brothers’ head and then we had to stand up and he had
something like a dress on.” Mikayla.