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|Friday 16th December||
|Monday 19th December||
|Tuesday 20th December||
|Friday 27th January 2023||
|Monday 30th January||
|Wednesday 1st February||
|Wednesday 8th February||
|Wednesday 15th February||
|Wednesday 22nd February||
St Patrick's Athletics Carnival will be held at Sale Little Athletics Track, Dawson St Sale on Friday 25th November.
Year 3 - 6 students will travel by bus leaving St Patrick's at 9.00am and will begin events at 9.30am.
Foundation - Year 2 students will travel by bus leaving St Patrick's at 11.30am and will begin events at 12.00pm.
Students will participate in modified events.
The day will conclude at approximately 2.30pm for all students. Students will then travel by bus back to St Patrick's.
Students are to wear their sports uniform or house coloured t-shirt only. (no singlets).
MACKILLOP - RED
RYAN - GREEN
BRICE - YELLOW
Please ensure students have weather appropriate gear. Students to bring healthy snacks, lunch, drink bottles, hats and asthma medication where required.
Swimming lessons will commence on Monday 28th November and will run on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday until Friday 9th December.
Each child from Foundation to Year 6 will have a half-hour lesson with qualified Austswim teachers each day for the 4 days.
Students and their teachers will walk to and from the Stratford Pool for their lessons.
Students may wear bathers under their school uniform or change into them at school. Students may bring thongs to walk down to the pool, however they are expected to change back into their full sports uniform when returning to school.
Students are to bring bathers, towel, rash vests, hats, sunscreen and asthma mediation where required. Students are to provide goggles if they need them. Please clearly name all belongings.
During the swimming program, students are permitted to wear
sports uniform every day.
10.00am - Year 5/6C
10.30am - Year 5/6D
11.00am - Year 3/4A
11.30am - Year 3/4B
12.30pm - Year 1/2
1.00pm - Foundation/One
1.30pm - Foundation
Parents are required to notify the school of any absence. The preferred method for notifying your child's absence is via PAM. Notification of a child's absence is a legal requirement and also a courtesy.
At 9.15am, any unexplained absence will result in an SMS message being sent to the parents/guardians. If no response have been received by 9.45am, the office will ring parents first, then emergency contact to confirm the reason for the absence.
All children arriving after the school gates are closed must be signed in by a parent at the front office. Children cannot sign themselves in.
For the safety of all, please remember to follow the parking directions around the school.
- Front of school (Merrick St): Families are asked to avoid parking here during morning and afternoon drop off.
- Church side (Blackburn St): Please note bus pick up and drop off zones)
- Main Gate: (Dixon St): This is the main pick up and drop off area. Please take note of no parking near the crossing.
- Children needing to cross the road whether on foot/bicycle will be escorted across the designated crossing by the supervising teacher.
- Children waiting for buses or parents, sit in an orderly fashion until their appropriate means of transport arrives.
Thank-you for your co-operation.
Happy Birthday to the following students who celebrate their birthday in the coming weeks:
Aiden Harper - 18th December
Hayley Zapulla - 20th December
Dallas Dicker - 22nd December
Hunter Kerton - 23rd December
Zoe Rowley - 23rd December
Rylan Dower - 24th December
Sophie Williams - Christmas Day 25th December
Nathan Gillespie - 28th December
Bella Cumming - 29th December
Annalise Thomas - 31st December
Chloe Halligan - 5th January
Kate Bartlett- 8th January
Charlie McKinley - 11th January
Levi Arndt - 13th January
Harper Nicklen - 19th January
Lucy Carroll - 25th January
Mitchell James - 27th January
Annalyse Spence - 27th January
Alicia Cable - 29th January
Tenesha Fieldsend - 30th January
Ashleigh Bartlett - 31st January
Have a great day!!