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Friday, 06 May 2016

Issue 6 - Uniform Store

Winter uniform for Term 2                                                                  BACK Winter uniform for Term 2 Please be reminded that the winter uniform is to be worn during Term 2 as follows: Years 3 – 6Boys – Grey school shorts or trousers, short sleeved white shirt with school crest, black knee high socks (required for shorts only), tartan tie, jumper, school scarf  (optional) school hat.Girls – Tartan pleated skirt, short sleeved white over blouse with school crest, tartan tie, black knee high socks or tights, jumper, school scarf (optional), school hat. Years 7-12Boys – Grey trousers, short sleeved white shirt with school crest, jumper (compulsory for Year 7) , blazer (compulsory Year  8-12), tartan tie (Year 7-10), red tie (Year 11 & 12), school  scarf (optional)Girls – Tartan skirt, short sleeved white over blouse with school crest, jumper (compulsory for Year 7), blazer (compulsory  Year 8-12), tartan tie (Year 7-10), red tie (Year 11 & 12), black opaque stockings, school  scarf (optional). Link to School Uniform page on the website. Wendy BrinnerUniform Store Coordinator
P & F Disco                                                                BACK Meetings New email address The P&F has kicked the year off to a great start. We've been busy at meetings planning out a year of fun activities and events for the whole School community. We're really excited about the year ahead! P & F Disco Kindergarten to Year 7 Date:      Friday 27 May Times:    Kindy to Year 2 - 5.00pm to 6.00pm (Parents of Kindy-Year 2 students MUST stay)    Year 3 to Year 5 - 6.15pm to 7.30pm (Students must be collected from the VMAC Door)    Year 6 to Year 7 -  7.45pm to 9.00pm (Students must be collected from the VMAC Door) Venue: Victoria Morgan Arts Centre (VMAC) Cost: $5 Click here for tickets. Our next event will be the ever-popular Primary Disco. Held on Friday 27 May in the Victoria Morgan Arts Centre (VMAC) this evening is always a hit with the kids. Ticket order forms will be going home soon and we encourage everyone to get their…
Kayaking on Champion Lakes                                                                              BACK EncounteR7 Salvation Army incursion USA NASA Trip 2016 App update - new electronic forms are fantastic Term 2 is already a buzz of activity. Kayaking on Champion Lakes EncounteR7 Salvation Army incursion  USA NASA Trip 2016 The inaugural NASA tour was a huge sucess. 27 students and three staff members travelled to America during the April school holidays. USA NASA Trip 2016I absolutely loved this trip; it was an experience of a lifetime! I enjoyed every single day that we had in America. If I had to choose two of my favourite things that we did they would have to be NASA and Islands of Adventure. NASA was amazing! Everything that we all had hoped it would be! The Atlantis exhibition was incredible, and it was amazing learning about space and the space shuttles that have visited space, and returned to Earth. The Islands of Adventure theme park was also extremely fun; I laughed the most on this…
Friday, 06 May 2016

Issue 6 - Business Manager

Fees and Charges Reminder Main Campus Traffic Entrance Church Of Christ Car Parking Slip Road Inverness Circle Car Parking Fees and Charges ReminderOption 3 payment due date is 11 May 2016. If the account is not paid by the due date, a late payment fee of $50.00 will be incurred. Parents who are unable to pay fees by the due date must contact myself or Mrs Karen Hildebrandt, Assistant Business Manager  to make alternative arrangements. I remind all parents of parking arrangements at the School. Main campus traffic entranceThe main entrance to the School is not to be used to drop off / pick up students or park as these bays are designated parking for staff and visitors. For the safety of the School community, it is imperative that all traffic requests are adhered to. Parents are requested to use the slip road, new car park at the rear of the gym or the Church of Christ car park. Church of Christ car parking* Please park only in designated parking bays. Do not park in the yellow marked bays or drive on the Church of Christ's lawns;* Please ensure you have clear vision before reversing slowly from your car bay as there…
Friday, 06 May 2016

Issue 6 - Head of Primary

Canberra Encounter                                                                                                   BACK The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents Speech Pathology workshop Food items - St George's Cathedral Welcome to new students Year 6 Peer Mediation Programme Canberra Encounter Excitement is building for our tour to Canberra! We leave on Sunday 15 May and our Year 6 students have just received their wonderful Leavers’ shirts in time to wear to the airport. On Monday 16 May we visit the Museum of Australian Democracy (the old Parliament House) and then Parliament House; with an election looming there is sure to be some excitement in our nation’s Capital. That afternoon we climb Telstra Tower (or really just take the elevator to the top floor!) for an excellent view of Canberra. Tuesday will involve the National Film and Sound Archives, the National Portrait Gallery, the High Court (we sit in on an actual trial!) and then the Australian War Memorial. Amy and Matthew will lay…

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