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  • Amazing ICAS Results

    Amazing ICAS Results

    24 Oct 2017

    The final results from the ICAS competitions have arrived. Congratulations to all the students who...

  • Shave for a Cure Champions

    Shave for a Cure Champions

    04 Sep 2017

    We're 2017 World's Greatest Shave top fundraising team per student in the schools challenge in the...

  • Under the Sea Disco

    Under the Sea Disco

    04 Aug 2017

    WOW! The Yr 6 Farewell Fundraiser Disco was the place to be!

  • NAIDOC Week Celebrations

    NAIDOC Week Celebrations

    18 Jul 2017

    This week provides an opportunity for all Australians to celebrate the history, cultures,...

  • Robotics Workshop with 3L

    Robotics Workshop with 3L

    22 Jun 2017

    3L were inspired to be engineers!

  • Pyjama Day

    Pyjama Day

    05 Jun 2017

    What a great day! Lots of students and staff came to school in their PJs.

  • State of Origin Active School Travel

    State of Origin Active School Travel

    31 May 2017

    Students actively travelled to school wearing their state of origin colours!

  • 2017 Fete

    2017 Fete

    07 May 2017

    Sparkles, spots and polkadots were everywhere on Sunday - what a shimmering spotty dotty scene!

  • May the Fourth be with you!

    May the Fourth be with you!

    04 May 2017

    If you were visiting our school on Thursday, you may have had to look twice to see what galaxy you...

  • District Cross Country

    District Cross Country

    02 May 2017

    On Tuesday, the District Cross Country trials were held at the Sunnybank Sports Complex.

  • Active School Travel

    Active School Travel

    29 Mar 2017

    Thank you to all our wonderful families who travelled actively to school on Wednesday 29 March.

  • Senior Cross Country

    Senior Cross Country

    28 Mar 2017

    Our Cross Country competition for students aged 9 (or turning 9) to 12 was held at the Annerley...

  • Shave for a Cure 2017

    Shave for a Cure 2017

    20 Mar 2017

    Thank you to the 28 brave people, both big and small who volunteered to shave for a cure!

  • National Ride 2 School Day!

    National Ride 2 School Day!

    17 Mar 2017

    Thank you to everyone who joined the group bicycle ride to school for National Ride2School Day.

  • Chess Awards 2016

    Chess Awards 2016

    29 Nov 2016

    Congratulations to the tournament winners and our JPSS Chess Champion!

  • Life Skills Christmas Lunch

    Life Skills Christmas Lunch

    28 Nov 2016

    At the culmination of another busy but rewarding year in “Life Skills”, students in years 3-6...

  • Music Awards Night

    Music Awards Night

    24 Nov 2016

    Our annual 2016 Music Awards were held on Thursday 24 November with performances from our Choirs,...

  • Saturday Night Fever

    Saturday Night Fever

    19 Nov 2016

    What a night! I have never seen so many safari suits in the one place at the one time!

  • ACMI Screen It Awards

    ACMI Screen It Awards

    18 Nov 2016

    Earlier this year, students from 4F collaborated on an entry for the ACMI Screen It Competition.

  • Premier's Awards 2016

    Premier's Awards 2016

    17 Nov 2016

    We won the Sustainability in Education award for unlocking our environment and heritage

  • Japanese Peace Poster Competition

    Japanese Peace Poster Competition

    15 Nov 2016

    In September this year, our year 5 and 6 students learned about Peace day in Japan and also...

  • Remembrance Day

    Remembrance Day

    11 Nov 2016

    On Friday 11 November we commemorated Remembrance Day.

  • Active School Travel Winners!

    Active School Travel Winners!

    27 Oct 2016

    We won School of Excellence again this year and new award for the small school with the highest...

  • Clever Coding with 3L

    Clever Coding with 3L

    10 Oct 2016

    Students from 3L have coded 'The Lorax' on Scratch Junior and held a presentation for parents to...

  • Tread Safely Week

    Tread Safely Week

    09 Sep 2016

    We celebrated Tread Safely Week in style with the Michelin Man and Carys Courtney, wife of Holden...

  • Brisbane Writers' Festival

    Brisbane Writers' Festival

    07 Sep 2016

    Last week students from Junction Park visited the Brisbane Writers’ Festival over two days.

  • Year 4 Science

    Year 4 Science

    01 Sep 2016

    This week our great Junction Park friend Toby Smith visited the Year 4s to talk about bees.

  • National Science Week

    National Science Week

    17 Aug 2016

    It was another excellent National Science Week here at Junction Park, with our wonderful Science...

  • District Athletics and Cricket

    District Athletics and Cricket

    09 Aug 2016

    On 8 and 9 August our school athletics team took part in the Mt Gravatt District track and field...

  • Yoshimi Machi Visit

    Yoshimi Machi Visit

    03 Aug 2016

    What a wonderful experience it has been to have our visitors from Yoshimi Machi Junior High School.

  • National Tree Day

    National Tree Day

    29 Jul 2016

    We celebrated National Tree Day with tree planting and fun activities!

  • Playground Project

    Playground Project

    27 Jul 2016

    Our Senior Playground is getting an upgrade!

  • Bike Skills Program

    Bike Skills Program

    27 Jul 2016

    As part of Active School Travel and Walking Wheeling Wednesday, children were invited to...

  • Pyjama Day

    Pyjama Day

    26 Jul 2016

    What an exciting day and a wonderful day we had on Tuesday for Pyjama Day!

  • Bike Polo

    Bike Polo

    20 Jul 2016

    Bike Polo was a huge hit for Walking Wheeling Wednesday!

  • 4F Filming Adventure

    4F Filming Adventure

    19 Jul 2016

    4F was involved in making a short stop-motion film.

  • NAIDOC Performance

    NAIDOC Performance

    13 Jul 2016

    It was wonderful to celebrate NAIDOC week with a performance by Indigenous artist, Troy Allen.

  • Senior Athletics Carnival

    Senior Athletics Carnival

    13 Jul 2016

    Our Senior Athletics Carnival on Tuesday was a huge success!

  • 2016 Fete Report

    2016 Fete Report

    16 Jun 2016

    Dreams Heroes and Hearts has raised over $42,000 for the P&C!

  • Happy Art J Club

    Happy Art J Club

    15 Jun 2016

    The aim of Happy Art was to have loads of fun while exploring different ways to use art materials...

  • Interschool Chess Tournament

    Interschool Chess Tournament

    14 Jun 2016

    Seven JPSS students went to Churchie to compete in the Brisbane South Chess Championships.

  • Queensland State Heritage Register

    Queensland State Heritage Register

    08 Jun 2016

    Junction Park has been listed on the Queensland State Heritage Register.

  • The Golden Boot Returns! Again!

    The Golden Boot Returns! Again!

    08 Jun 2016

    The category for May was walking and with a fabulous 75% of our students walking to school!

  • Year 2 Lifecycle Classes

    Year 2 Lifecycle Classes

    01 Jun 2016

    Year 2 have been learning about lifecycles and waste management in SAKGP classes.

  • Interschool Touch Finals

    Interschool Touch Finals

    27 May 2016

    Our Junior Team are District Premiers!

  • Year 5 Science

    Year 5 Science

    24 May 2016

    Year 5 students had a science day on Tuesday

  • The Golden Boot Returns

    The Golden Boot Returns

    04 May 2016

    We have the highest percentage for the month across all the Brisbane schools for Active School...

  • May the Fourth

    May the Fourth

    04 May 2016

    Our Star Wars themed Fete Free Dress Fundraiser and Walking, Wheeling Wednesday event was a big...

  • ANZAC Ceremony

    ANZAC Ceremony

    25 Apr 2016

    Our school's ANZAC Commemoration was held on Thursday 21 April in the front garden on Waldheim...

  • District Cross Country Trials

    District Cross Country Trials

    20 Apr 2016

    Congratulations to all who competed on a superb performance, you have once again done our school...

  • We're in the spotlight again!

    We're in the spotlight again!

    19 Apr 2016

    What a year! From Channel 7 News to the City South Quest newspaper, Junction Park is often in the...

  • Meet our new Chaplain

    Meet our new Chaplain

    01 Mar 2016

    Deb Pasley will be the new Chaplain for Junction Park.

  • Rare Disease Day

    Rare Disease Day

    29 Feb 2016

    We held our first Free Dress Day of the year to help make the voices of those living with rare...

  • Friday Night Live

    Friday Night Live

    26 Feb 2016

    FNL #4 was a huge success!

  • Active Travel Walking Bus

    Active Travel Walking Bus

    17 Feb 2016

    Thank you to all the families who travelled as part of our WALKING BUS this morning.

  • Year 6 Graduation

    Year 6 Graduation

    08 Dec 2015

    We farewelled our Year 6 students on Tuesday night in a celebration of songs, stories and colour!

  • Carols around the Campfire

    Carols around the Campfire

    05 Dec 2015

    This year's Carols around the Campfire was the best yet!

  • Fond Farewells

    Fond Farewells

    03 Dec 2015

    This year we are farewelling Grant Nelson, our Chaplain and Ellen Harle, our Strings Instrumental...

  • Active School Travel Parade

    Active School Travel Parade

    02 Dec 2015

    Our last Active School Travel event for the year was a festive parade!

  • Sunday Soiree

    Sunday Soiree

    29 Nov 2015

    Thank you to everyone involved in our very first Art Soiree. It was a wonderfully relaxed Sunday...

  • Active Travel Breakfast

    Active Travel Breakfast

    18 Nov 2015

    What a way to end our year of very successful Active School Travel with the most amazing breakfast!

  • Music Awards Night

    Music Awards Night

    12 Nov 2015

    Our musical groups were showcased during our Music Awards Evening.

  • Active School Travel School of Excellence

    Active School Travel School of Excellence

    11 Nov 2015

    We are the very proud winners of the Brisbane City Council Active School Travel 'School of...

  • Steve Parish Visit

    Steve Parish Visit

    09 Nov 2015

    This week the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program (SAKGP) had a very important guest -...

  • World Teachers' Day

    World Teachers' Day

    04 Nov 2015

    Parents and community members expressed our gratitude with crocheted 'thank you' apples for all our...

  • Musicfest Success

    Musicfest Success

    24 Oct 2015

    Congratulations to our Strings students who performed at Musicfest.

  • Arbor Day 2015

    Arbor Day 2015

    13 Oct 2015

    Junction Park helps Queensland celebrate the 125th Arbor Day!

  • The Golden Boot

    The Golden Boot

    12 Oct 2015

    Woohoo! We won Brisbane City Council's Active School Travel Golden Boot for Scootember!

  • Junction Park's Got Talent

    Junction Park's Got Talent

    15 Sep 2015

    Does Junction Park Got Talent? You bet!

  • Music at the Junction

    Music at the Junction

    13 Sep 2015

    What a wonderful afternoon of music, food and laughter!

  • Homework Club 2015

    Homework Club 2015

    09 Sep 2015

    This year we have spent a wonderful time with senior boys from St Laurence’s.

  • Scootember Scooter Disco

    Scootember Scooter Disco

    09 Sep 2015

    This Wednesday we held a scooter disco and engraved more than 80 scooters!

  • Active Travel Breakfast and Scooter Relay

    Active Travel Breakfast and Scooter Relay

    02 Sep 2015

    We had a great morning with a yummy breakfast and super fun scooter relay celebrating Active...

  • Tug-o-War

    Tug-o-War

    24 Aug 2015

    The winners of the 2015 Tug-o-War were Harvey House!

  • Trivia Night Success

    Trivia Night Success

    21 Aug 2015

    Our first ever JPSS Trivia Night was a huge success!

  • Science Fair 2015

    Science Fair 2015

    20 Aug 2015

    We had 174 investigations submitted this year and well done to all of those students!

  • Book Week Success

    Book Week Success

    17 Aug 2015

    Thank you to everyone for a wonderful Book Week Parade. It was terrific to see so many students and...

  • Grill'd Local Matters

    Grill'd Local Matters

    05 Aug 2015

    Earlier this year JPSS participated in Local Matters at Grill'd Camp Hill.

  • Yoshimi Machi Visit

    Yoshimi Machi Visit

    31 Jul 2015

    Junction Park State School is very happy and excited to once again have our friends from Yoshimi...

  • National Tree Day

    National Tree Day

    30 Jul 2015

    On Friday we celebrated National Tree Day. Many activities were planned throughout the day and our...

  • Junction Hearts in Stadium Stomp

    Junction Hearts in Stadium Stomp

    15 Jul 2015

    Thank you to everyone who supported the Junction Hearts in the Stadium Stomp.

  • Nepal Fundraiser

    Nepal Fundraiser

    24 Jun 2015

    Thank you everyone for showing your heart and supporting this fundraiser. Our final amount raised...

  • Winners Again!

    Winners Again!

    24 Jun 2015

    Junction Park are proud winners of the Brisbane City Council Golden Boot for the month of May for...

  • Nandi Boom Bah!

    Nandi Boom Bah!

    17 Jun 2015

    During the weeks before our school fete, Nickole, Pixie and Dylan's mum, created a beautiful...

  • Green Team Update

    Green Team Update

    17 Jun 2015

    Thanks so much to our volunteers plus some very helpful children including Sisi, Lucia, Anouk, Tom...

  • Pyjama Day

    Pyjama Day

    03 Jun 2015

    Thank you so much for donating the warm blankets and pjs to help families in need.

  • ChoralFest

    ChoralFest

    27 May 2015

    It is with great delight that I am able to announce that our Senior Choir received a Silver award...

  • National Walk Safely to School Day

    National Walk Safely to School Day

    27 May 2015

    ​Thank you to our wonderful community who participated in National Walk Safely to School Day on...

  • Food Revolution Day

    Food Revolution Day

    20 May 2015

    Food Revolution Day came to Junction Park on Friday and it was amazing!

  • Outdoor Learning Environment

    Outdoor Learning Environment

    20 May 2015

    A big OLE to 2A and 2KA who have joined the OLE program this term to go on a creative mathematical...

  • Boombah Fete

    Boombah Fete

    06 May 2015

    Boombah! was amazing. What a wonderful spectacular of colour, laughter, music and joy!

  • We've joined the Stephanie Alexander Program!

    We've joined the Stephanie Alexander Program!

    06 May 2015

    In 2015 Years 3 and 4 students will be involved.

  • Fete Diorama Competition

    Fete Diorama Competition

    06 May 2015

    Well done to all the creative JPSS students who entered the competition.

  • Friday Night Live!

    Friday Night Live!

    11 Mar 2015

    Over 140 staff, parents, friends and one baby helped to raise almost $5000.

  • District Swimming

    District Swimming

    18 Feb 2015

    Congratulations to Clancy B, Jared McG, Leilani H and Tamara L who represented our school at the...

  • Active School Travel

    Active School Travel

    11 Feb 2015

    This is a great opportunity to travel actively to school, reduce the number of cars and their...

  • Senior & Mini Hearts Choirs

    Senior & Mini Hearts Choirs

    03 Dec 2014

    ​A reminder to parents that there will be no more choir practice for the remainder of this year.

  • School of the Year 2014 Active School Travel

    School of the Year 2014 Active School Travel

    12 Nov 2014

    We won this award because of the amazing support we receive from our community.

  • Remembrance Day

    Remembrance Day

    12 Nov 2014

    Remembrance Day was commemorated at Junction Park on 11 November with a minute’s silence at the...

  • Jets Swimming Club

    Jets Swimming Club

    23 Oct 2014

    Junction Park Jets Swim Club first club night was held last Friday 17 October.

  • Skateboarding Workshop

    Skateboarding Workshop

    22 Oct 2014

    Our first skateboarding workshop was held last Friday thanks to Ky Curran and the Safe Travels...

  • Green Teamreen

    Green Teamreen

    08 Oct 2014

    The Green Team and Dirty Works ( Ky and Nico) have been working hard in the Yummy garden removing...

  • The Golden Boot returns!

    The Golden Boot returns!

    03 Sep 2014

    Thank you to our wonderful families who supported Active School Travel during the month of July and...

  • Friday Night Live!

    Friday Night Live!

    03 Sep 2014

    What an amazing night of food, fun and music!

  • Yarnbombing and Fence Weaving J Club

    Yarnbombing and Fence Weaving J Club

    27 Aug 2014

    We have a busy group of little fingers weaving, sewing and knotting in our Yarnbombing and Fence...

  • District Sports

    District Sports

    25 Aug 2014

    On 11 and 12 August, 35 of our students represented our school at the District sporting carnival...

  • Book Week 2014

    Book Week 2014

    19 Aug 2014

    Our annual Book Week parade was a sea of colour and creativity.

  • Congratulations!

    Congratulations!

    30 Jul 2014

    Congratulations to Lily L from Year 6 who represented Queensland at the National Diving...

  • Gratitude Hearts Project

    Gratitude Hearts Project

    30 Jul 2014

    ​During the past week many children have been creating beautiful gratitude hearts.

  • Christmas in July Disco

    Christmas in July Disco

    30 Jul 2014

    The Christmas in July Disco last Friday night was huge hit with well over 200 kids and parents...

  • Solar Car Visit

    Solar Car Visit

    26 Jun 2014

    On Thursday 19 June we were very lucky to have Leanne and Darren Pearson bring a solar car to the...

  • Prep Information Session

    Prep Information Session

    18 Jun 2014

    Our information sessions for 2015 Prep were held today.

  • Under Eight's Day

    Under Eight's Day

    18 Jun 2014

    The rain stayed away.

  • Old things

    Old things

    11 Jun 2014

    About a boy called Tom receiving an email from his grandma.

  • Campout

    Campout

    04 Jun 2014

    The Camp Out was held on Friday night for the years 4 and 5.

  • Fanfare

    Fanfare

    04 Jun 2014

    Congratulations to our Instrumental Music students who performed in the Fanfare competition last...

  • Tropicana Fete

    Tropicana Fete

    28 May 2014

    Wow! What a fantastic fete.

  • Prep Buddy Soccer

    Prep Buddy Soccer

    28 May 2014

    This week in Prep Buddy Soccer, we had some new senior leaders in the group.

  • JPSS Science Fair

    JPSS Science Fair

    20 May 2014

    The Junction Park Science Fair is on again this year.

  • Fatality Free Friday

    Fatality Free Friday

    14 May 2014

    It’s not often you see a famous Racing Car Driver managing the traffic on a pedestrian crossing but...

  • Toby, the bee man

    Toby, the bee man

    14 May 2014

    On Tuesday JPSS had a visit from Toby Smith (Ecologist, UQ) Toby visited the school last year and...

  • Tropicana Fete Newsletter

    Tropicana Fete Newsletter

    30 Apr 2014

    4 sleeps to go! Remember to order your Fete Ride Pass!

  • 2014 Entertainment Books

    2014 Entertainment Books

    23 Apr 2014

    These are available for $65.

  • Warehouse Shopping Trip

    Warehouse Shopping Trip

    23 Apr 2014

    Come and join us and discover the best bargains in Brisbane!

  • Prep C News

    Prep C News

    22 Apr 2014

    Welcome back everyone. I hope you all had a happy holiday and are feeling refreshed for a busy Term...

  • Technology through the ages - 2A and 2KA

    Technology through the ages - 2A and 2KA

    02 Apr 2014

    ​In 2A and 2KA we have been talking about how things have changed over time in history.

  • Be Brave and Shave

    Be Brave and Shave

    19 Mar 2014

    Thank you to everyone who was involved in our Be Brave and Shave events last week.

  • School Leaders' Induction Ceremony

    School Leaders' Induction Ceremony

    19 Mar 2014

    Our Student Leaders were inducted last Thursday with Ms Jackie Trad, Member for South Brisbane.

  • Science Alerts

    Science Alerts

    26 Feb 2014

    2KA and 2A have been investigating the properties of materials.

  • Mt Gravatt District Swimming

    Mt Gravatt District Swimming

    11 Feb 2014

    Eighteeen students from Junction Park attended district swimming.

  • JPSS is an Active School Travel School

    JPSS is an Active School Travel School

    29 Jan 2014

    This year, Junction Park State School has been selected as one of 12 new schools joining Brisbane...

  • State Athletics Championships Success

    State Athletics Championships Success

    18 Sep 2013

    Zac P, our high jump champ!

  • Year 1 Look Up In The Sky

    Year 1 Look Up In The Sky

    11 Sep 2013

    This term, students in Year One have been observing the changes around them in the sky and...

  • Primary Schools Volleyball Cup

    Primary Schools Volleyball Cup

    04 Sep 2013

    Our two school teams participated in the Qld Primary Schools Volleyball Cup.

  • Gardening J Club

    Gardening J Club

    03 Sep 2013

    The Prep children in the Gardening J Club finished up with a garden party.

  • Run For Riley

    Run For Riley

    07 Aug 2013

    The free dress day last Thursday raised $646.15 for the Running For Riley Team.

  • Art Studio News

    Art Studio News

    07 Aug 2013

    2A's fabulous art lesson with Trevor making masks.

  • Material Madness

    Material Madness

    12 Jun 2013

    This term in Science, Year 1 students have been learning about materials - their properties and how...

  • How "mean' are we?

    How "mean' are we?

    22 May 2013

    Year 6/7T are studying different types of averages during Maths investigations.

  • Junction Park's Got Talent

    Junction Park's Got Talent

    22 May 2013

    Be excited! It's back!

  • Prep M News

    Prep M News

    20 May 2013

    Classroom news for the week starting 20 May 2013.

  • Doily Stitching Project 2013 and Theme Team Thanks

    Doily Stitching Project 2013 and Theme Team Thanks

    15 May 2013

    The doily project was a truly amazing community gatherer.

  • Shave for a Cure!

    Shave for a Cure!

    06 Mar 2013

    Junction Park will have 6 students and 2 parents shaving in 2013.

  • 125th Anniversary Fete - Heart and History

    125th Anniversary Fete - Heart and History

    06 Mar 2013

    Our school fete is on Sunday 28 April 2013.

  • Badge Ceremony

    Badge Ceremony

    20 Feb 2013

    Mr Kevin Rudd, Federal Member for Griffith, presented badges to our student leaders on 15 February...

  • Children's Garden

    Children's Garden

    20 Feb 2013

    The children's garden survived the hot and dry holidays.

  • Gung Hay Fat Choy

    Gung Hay Fat Choy

    11 Feb 2013

    Year 1D welcomed in the Chinese Year of the Snake.

  • Senior Athletics Carnival

    Our Senior Athletics Carnival on Tuesday was a huge success!