Students went cross country

Cobar Public School students competed at the Nyngbar Cross Country event in Hermidale last Thursday. All students displayed great sportsmanship with a number of students qualifying to compete at the next level in Geurie later this month. ▪ Photo contributed


Sienna braved the shave

Cobar Public School student Sienna Campbell has raised $3,658 for the Leukaemia Foundation’s Shave for a Cure, exceeding her initial goal of $3,000. Sienna lined up to get a close crop from local hairdresser Olivia Deighton last Thursday and the salon was buzzing with lots of Sienna’s school mates there […]


Five new teachers join CPS staff

Among the new teaching staff welcomed at the Cobar Primary School this year are: Ros Fraser (who has been teaching for 17 years and will be joining Gold Team in 1/2LR. Ros will also be taking on the role of Digital Classroom Officer); Jade Dillon (who has come from Canberra […]


CPS benefits from career changes

Local residents Amy Barraclough and Tara Arnold have opted to make career changes this year and have joined the Cobar Public School as learning support officers. Amy has previously worked for seven years as a family day care educator and also more recently in the hospitality industry while Tara has […]


Home schooling continues

The NSW lockdown health orders have been extended a further week which also means that learning from home will continue for students in Cobar. Pictured is Leah Mitchell collecting her children’s school packs from Cobar Public School staff member Kylie Harvey last week. Schools are in daily contact with families […]


CPS’s Dreaming Day celebrated country and culture

Cobar Public School celebrated their annual Dreaming Day at the school last week and, while COVID restrictions meant that some of the activities ran a little bit differently this year, it certainly didn’t dampen the excitement the school community has for country and culture. Dreaming or Dreamtime represents the time […]