O'Connor Cooperative School

An ACT Public School
Together we learn   Together we grow


35A Macpherson Street
O'Connor ACT 2602
Telephone: (02) 6142 0345
email: info_coop@ed.act.edu.au

Welcome to the O'Connor Cooperative School.

The O'Connor Cooperative School has a long history of providing innovative, high quality early childhood education. We believe that all children are unique beings, bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and beliefs about the world and their place in it. We believe that children are capable, confident and creative learners with unlimited potential.

2018 School Year

Parent Information Sessions will be held in classrooms on Tuesday 13th February 2018

  • Preschool and Kindergarten 5.30 - 6.00pm
  • Year 1 and Year 2  6.00 - 6.30pm

What's Happening at O'Connor Cooperative School

Please click here to see more news from O'Connor Cooperative School

Book Week 2017

Posted on 28 Aug 2017

It's not a box, it's a...

The Co-op celebrated Book Week with our annual Book Week Parade, this year based on the book 'Not a Box' with the theme "It's not a box, its a...". With the theme in mind, students and staff created something out of a box, which wasn't actually a box. We had unicorns, planes, suitcases, cars and many more in our parade!

National Science Week Celebrations

Posted on 17 Aug 2017

Scientist Mitch and students combining liquids during the Science Fair

2017 Science Week was celebrated with our Science Fair. Students visited 6 different science rotations including future earth (where does our rubbish go?), combining liquids, rocket launch, geology, scientific toys and chandelier of plastics. We worked in multi age groups including students and staff from Black Mountain School. The day included three visiting scientists, lots of great questions and fun for all. Future Earth is in good hands!

Book Fair

Posted on 31 Aug 2016

Book Fair Books or Co-op's library

Thank you families for your support of our Book Fair. We hope you are enjoying reading the books you have purchased. Here are some of the books we will be adding to our school library from Scholastic commissions earned.

National Science Week Celebrations

Posted on 31 Aug 2016

Student's Science Fair Robots

To celebrate National Science Week, students enjoyed participating in our Science Fair. Visiting scientists, along with students and staff from our neighbouring Black Mountain school, shared their knowledge and challenged our thinking in experiences with sound waves, robotics and senses, designing robots, mini rockets, cloud in bottle, changing molecules and gravity.Sharing the learning in multi aged groups added to the fun.

Year 2 Kerry Saxby-Junna Visit

Posted on 31 Aug 2016

Kerry Saxby-Junna visit

Kerry Saxby-Junna was a special guest in our Year 2 classroom. Kerry has represented Australia as a race walker in many events, including the Olympic and Commonwealth Games. Kerry shared with us her experiences as an athlete and the connections she has made with places through her sport.

What's Happening Archives

Bookmark and Share

Languages | Sitemap | Privacy | Disclaimer | Copyright Page last updated on 12 May 2012 CRICOS Registration Number : 00643J