The Weekly Wrap

To Note  Great to see everyone getting into the spirit of Book Week with dress up day on Friday. Thank you to families for supporting this annual event and to those who were able to join in the assembly celebration. There was certainly an abundance of super powers on show.

Basketball Program

This term our Year 1 and Year 2 students will be participating in Basketball Australia’s Aussie Hoops program with funding we have received through the Sporting Schools grants. Aussie Hoops will introduce students to basketball  with a program consisting of warm-up games, skill activities and modified games. Sturt Sabres Basketball Club are

Sapsasa Representatives

Congratulations to four of our Year 7 students gaining selection into Sapsasa Southern Heights district teams. Tom C and Bradley L will play in the Southern Heights  boys soccer team and Maddy W and Ashlyn W in the Southern Heights girls soccer team. Both teams will compete against other districts

Classification of movies and digital games 2019:  Does Australia’s classification system suit your family’s needs?  

Australia’s National Classification Scheme for movies, digital games and apps uses the classifications G, PG, M, MA15+ and R18+. The Australian Council on Children and the Media [ACCM] is seeking your help with its 2019 survey of parents’ and carers’ satisfaction with the Australian National Classification Scheme (NCS) for movies,

Phonics Screening Check

  Year 1 Phonics Screening Check It is that time of the year again where all Year 1 students in government schools will undertake the phonics screening check. Year 1 teachers will be undertaking these checks with their students this week on Wednesday 22nd August. Phonics is vital in learning

The Weekly Wrap

Thank you for taking the time to read through this week’s weekly wrap and to keep up to date with school happenings. Students and staff continue to participate in a range of activities and events in addition to their regular learning programs.  A big week ahead with Book Week beginning

The Weekly Wrap

We are well into Term 3 with much happening across the school. Students and staff continue to participate in a range of activities and events in addition to their regular learning programs.  This week marks School Service Officers (SSO) Week on our school calendar, where we acknowledge our SSOs for

Book Week 2019

YEAH! IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN – BOOK WEEK This year’s theme is ‘Reading is my Secret Power.’ Each year across Australia, The CBCA(Children’s Book Council of Australia) brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Children’s Book Week. During this time schools, libraries, booksellers, authors, illustrators and children celebrate Australian children’s literature.

Notification Of Influenza A

We have been informed that one of our students in Year 1 has a confirmed case of Influenza A.  Attached is a fact sheet from SA Health providing details including symptoms, infectious period, treatment and prevention. Please note the Infectious period (time during which an infected person can infect others)

The Weekly Wrap

To Note Many thanks to the parent helpers on School Photos Day last Tuesday, the day ran smoothly.  Reminder, Photo Make Up Day is scheduled for Thursday 15th August for those students who were absent from school last week. A whole school photo will also be taken in the morning.