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TWILIGHT MARKET It was a wonderful night last Friday night as mentioned in the Compass post on Monday. Thank you again to our tremendous volunteers and staff. SCHOOL COUNCIL ELECTION We have had a positive response to our parent nominations for school council. We have...

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WELCOME BACK AND TWILIGHT/WELCOME MARKET FRIDAY 16TH FEBRUARY It has been a great start to the school year. Thank you to all the parents who have made sure they have organised everything for the new school year to begin smoothly for their children. We have had a great...

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VOLUNTEER THANK YOU MORNING TEA The thank you morning tea was a huge success with staff bringing in beautiful food to show their appreciation for all the wonderful work our parents do around the school. A big heartfelt thank you to you all.  SWIMMING CARNIVAL The...

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LEAH MILLS Thank you for the demonstration of support and connectedness our community has shown through this very difficult time. Yesterday Marcia Paturzo and Hannah Macklow, on behalf of our school community, collected the ribbons on the fence and the beautiful cards...

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MCKPS PARTICIPATES IN VICTORIAN SCHOOL’S MUSICAL FESTIVAL This week I was fortunate enough to attend the Victorian Schools Musical Festival where our stage band performed. The stage band sounded terrific with Robert Minshull supporting with his conducting skills. A...

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WORLD TEACHERS’ DAY Thank you to our wonderful parent community who so generously donated their time to prepare an outstanding lunch for World Teachers’ Day. The tables looked beautiful with freshly cut flowers and the food was magnificent, reflective of our diverse...

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WELCOME BACK It’s amazing to think we are launching into Term 4. It makes us wonder where the year has gone! We have enjoyed hearing from our students about all the exciting activities they have been up to over the holidays with their families. Term 4 promises to be...

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SCHOOL COUNCIL SUMMARY School Council held its monthly meeting on Monday18th September. Some of the highlights from this meeting were:a presentation delivered by Angela Henry (English Leading Teacher) on how English is being taught at McKinnon PS, an update on the...

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FATHER’S DAY I hope all the male parents/grandparents/guardians had a wonderful Father’s Day this weekend. Hopefully our students managed to find a little something at our recent stall to help celebrate the day. Thanks again for Mary, Florence, Parents Club and all of...

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Preparation for 2018 Classes Begin As we begin our process of 2018 class placement the first step is to confirm student numbers for 2018. The second step is to provide an opportunity for parents to have input to their child’s class placement if they believe there is a...
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