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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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2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

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National Tree Day - 26 July

Thank you to all the parents and students of our community who gave up their time to help clean, green and mulch the school on National Tree Day. We really appreciate your support! National Tree Day... Read more

Skoolbag Communication Centre

Our Skoolbag Smartphone App

Our School now has our own Skoolbag Smartphone App which we will be using to send you important information. Please download and install it by searching for our school name in either the Apple App Store, or Google Play Store. For Windows users, search "Skoolbag" in the Windows Phone, and/or Windows Store. You can also click the button below to view the Skoolbag Communication Centre which contains all of the content that we put in our App".... Read more

Kindergarten Orientation 2016

Starting 'Big School' is an exciting time, one to look forward to with the anticipation of a wonderful year filled with new friends and happy memories. Showcase and school tour for parents and 2016 students Thursday 27 August 2015, 9.30am in the school hall. Parent Information Evening Thursday 10 September 2015 at 6.30pm in the School Library Parent Information and Kindergarten Orientation Visits Thursday 12 November and Thursday 19 November 2015 10.00am to 11.00am... Read more

BYOD and iPad Parent Workshop

Thank you to the parents who attended the BYOD information session and iPad parent workshop on 18 May. The workshop and parent seminar was hosted by our technology team and Dr Kristy Goodwin who presented healthy and helpful ways to use touch technologies. Our BYOD trial with Year 6 classes commences in Term 3, and we look forward to developing an increased focus on 21st Century learning, including critical and creative thinking, collaboration, communication, self-direction, global awareness and cultural literacy.... Read more