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Principal's Welcome

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Theme: Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world

EdWeek 2018 - theme and dates announced

This year's Education Week will be held from Monday 6 August to Friday 10 August 2018 (Term 3, Week 3). The theme for Education Week is ‘Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world'. This theme communicates how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities they need to thrive in a rapidly changing, globalised world. Video: Mark Scott announces theme for EdWeek 2018 You tube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULMFWr7_OzU... Read more

CPPS Students on The Project

In case you missed our wonderful students on The Project - Lehmo's Kids segment. Check out link below CPPS on Lehmo's Kids... Read more

2JP Collaborative Story Writing

2JP have been working with Mrs Papacosta and Ms O'Keeffe to create a narrative based around The Dreamtime. The class had to write a story that included a character introduction, a complication and a resolution. The next step was to add adjectives to make our writing POP to create interest for the reader (listener). The class used mixed mediums of oil pastels and paint to create the detailed artworks to support the storyline. The students learnt how to use the camera on the iPads properly so they could photograph the illustrations and learnt... Read more

Parent 'Thank You' Tea & Mrs Lapi's parent "Goodbye"

Our Parent "Thank You" Tea will be held on Date: Tuesday 5th December Time: 1:00 - 2:00pm Location: New Hall This will also be an opportunity for parents to farewell Mrs Lapi. Please return to class teacher or library RSVP slip by Friday 1st December. We have endeavoured to ensure we have not missed any of our wonderful parent helpers. If we have we apologise in advance and please still attend on Tuesday 5th. Thank you Parent Thank You committee... Read more

Jacqueline Harvey author

Jacqueline Harvey - Author Visit

The wonderful Jacqueline Harvey -bestselling, award winning children's author from Australia, best known for the popular Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose series Thanks to her publisher Penguin Random House and Booktopia, Jacqueline will be visiting our school Thursday 23rd November. This is a wonderful opportunity for our year 2 -6 students to hear see and listen to a well loved Australia author talk about her books. Students will have the opportunity to have their books sign by Jacqueline. Booktopia bookseller have arranged a discount for... Read more

2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... Read more

School Holidays

Have a "Happy & Safe School Holiday" STAFF & STUDENTS return MONDAY 9th October... Read more

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NDIS continues its roll out across NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) started in NSW in July 2016, rolling out across half of the state. The rollout for the rest of NSW started on 1 July 2017 and the NDIS will be fully rolled out by mid 2018. The NSW government is writing to the families of children and young people with disability who currently receive disability supports in the rollout areas to advise how and when they will enter the NDIS. How will people move into the NDIS? There is a planned approach to the way people enter into the NDIS. The first people to... Read more

NAPLAN Online School readiness test

NSW schools will participate in the NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test from 14 August to 22 September. There is a lot of information for schools, students and parents on the NAPLAN Online transition website. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run' for schools to assess their technology as we prepare to transition to NAPLAN Online. It provides an opportunity for schools to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online assessment platform but is not an assessment of student ability.... Read more

Open Day: 11:15am Wednesday 2nd August

EDUCATION WEEK "I LEARN, WE LEARN" Invitation to our Community Wednesday 2 August 2017 PLEASE ATTEND 11:15am Concert begins 12:45pm End of Concert 1:00pm Shared Multicultural lunch NO CHILD CAN BE SIGNED OUT EARLY UNTIL 1:15PM What to do: Pay $5 by Monday 31/7/17 for plate Bring a food of multicultural food to share on the day Do not forget (as gates are locked) With an event such as this the gates are open and then locked at certain times. For this event the gates will be open from 10:45am and locked at 11:45am. They will then be... Read more

Education Week 2017

Next week (Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August) is Education Week, a statewide annual event to celebrate public education in NSW. The week highlights the achievements of public education and local schools, putting the spotlight on our students, our educators and the communities that support them. This year's theme is I Learn, We Learn. It is a celebration of the commitment of the NSW Department of Education to ensuring that our students are at the heart of learning and that all our schools improve every year. Education Week is also a time for... Read more

Kindergarten 2018

Enrolling your child for Kinder 2018?? Latest information and dates for "Kinder Orientation" Please click here Kindergarten... Read more

Healthy School Canteens

Introducing Healthy School Canteens

The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more

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Our shared responsibility

Welcome back for the 2017 school year. I hope everyone had a relaxing and refreshing break. I'd like to particularly welcome students (along with their parents) and staff starting in our schools for the first time. May the year ahead be engaging and rewarding – a wonderful year of teaching and learning. We know the world is transforming profoundly and quickly, and it is our great responsibility to prepare our children and young people so that they can flourish through such change. When our children finish school and enter the evermore... Read more

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

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