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LEARNING SPACES We would like to remind all parents/carers that learning spaces, e.g. library, Learning Centre and classrooms are NOT to be used as waiting zones before school finishes. If you do arrive to school prior to 3:30pm, please wait outside your child’s...

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Welcome Back Welcome back to everyone. We have once again had a fabulous beginning to the school term.   We started our term with two intensive days of the IB PYP training with the focus being on inquiry learning and tools to delve deeply into students...

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Qkr! And Compass Night: Thank you to the parents who joined us for the informative night about how to get the most out of QKR! and Compass. Parents who attended have graciously put together a help sheet for everyone. Please find it attached to the newsletter post this...

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Canberra Tour Year 6 The Year 6’s had a terrific time in Canberra last week. They had an informative time dropping in on Tim Wilson at Parliament House, not to mention experiencing the interactive Questacon Science Museum! It didn’t stop there, with the War...

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LEADERSHIP ASSEMBLY Last week we conducted a special whole school assembly to present our Student Leader badges. Congratulations to all our student leaders, we all wish them well in completing their roles in 2017. Our School Vice Captains did an amazing job of running...

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NEWSLETTER MAKEOVER You may have noticed our fresh additions to the newsletter as Hannah Macklow has taken on the responsibility of publication. Hannah works in the library at McKinnon Primary School.   SCHOOL PRIDE FUNDING We are very pleased to announce that we...

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OFFICE STAFFING UPDATE Welcome back to Term 2. It is with great delight we welcome our new Business Manager Jodie Geri to our team. Jodie has been working as the Business Manager at Montague Continuing Education Centre and is very looking forward to joining the team....

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`WALKATHON What a terrific day we had today. Thank you to the Parents’ Club for quickly reorganising when we had to cancel on Wednesday. The event was a success and the financial contributions collected from our community will go towards extra shade around our school....

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YEAR 5 CAMP The Year 5 camp was a huge success with students engaging in many activities which tested their skills and challenged them to try new things. The students enjoyed bush dancing, initiative games along with other adventure activities and the opportunity to...

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2017 First Assembly It was an absolute delight attending our first assembly of the year on Wednesday afternoon. It was certainly a celebration of the PYP Attitudes which are vibrant throughout our learning community.   Student Leadership We are currently reviewing the...