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Student-led Conferences

Student-led Conferences In Weeks 10 and 11 (1st – 12th April), our annual student-led  conferences begin which serve as a valuable opportunity for students, with teacher support, to share their learning achievements with parents and caregivers. Each student has a positive story to tell about their learning this year, giving

The Weekly Wrap

Road / Traffic / Pedestrian Safety In recent weeks, we have received a number of reports of students not travelling safely to and from school. The reports involve students crossing Black Road without using the pedestrian crossing lights. Instances of students riding their bikes unsafely have also been reported. If

Sports Day 2019

Sports Day is nearly upon us with the students ready for an exciting day on Friday 22nd March. Wristbands in sports day house colours will be available for students to purchase this week.  House captains will be selling them at lunch time for $1,  at the table outside the staff room.

Year 7 Transition to High School – Update

The department recently announced three high schools which have been shortlisted to pilot the transition of Year 7 to high school from 2020. The selected schools are Mitcham Girls High School, Wirreanda Secondary School, and John Pirie Secondary School. Mitcham Girls High School draws interest from over 70 primary schools.

Student Free Day Reminder – Friday 8th March

Reminder – Friday 8th March is our first Student Free Day for the year. Our staff will be joining 300 educators from across our local partnership of schools and preschools at Morphettville Racecourse, participating in a teaching and learning conference, on building learner motivation / engagement, teamwork and trust. OSHC

2019 ICAS Competitions

The International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) are held annually, covering a range of specific areas of study, including: Digital Technologies, Science, Spelling, Writing, English and Mathematics. The competitions are run by the Education Assessment Australia through the University of New South Wales Educational Testing Centre and are now

The Weekly Wrap

Last Week Thank you to the parents and staff who attended our Annual General Meeting sharing in the highlights and achievements of the 2018 school year. Thanks also to Senior Leader, Nicky Taylor for sharing her teaching background, passion for learning and the importance of the General Capabilities in children’s