The opening of a new Covered, Outdoor Learning Area (COLA) at the Booborowie Primary School was held last Tuesday, April 10, the project enabled through a $79,850 Variety SA grant, which was donated and presented to the school in September 2017 during the Variety SA bash tour in Burra.
Special guests, John Gibbs and Simon Drew, on behalf of Variety SA, arrived at the school in their bright red bash car, much to the students’ excitement, and were invited to inspect the area which was constructed alongside the main brick building.
Principal Mrs Anne Heinrich thanked both men for attending the official opening, before Charlotte Walker (student special events captain), gave a wonderful speech.
Charlotte explained how the COLA has already made a difference in the students’ daily learning and play.
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