Entries by Jon Dugdale

Tree planting & Environmental rehabilitation

A number of classes have been assisting our neighbour to plant 11,000 trees to create a continuous wildlife corridor from the Byron Escarpment to the Belongil Forest. This will incorporate our Melaleuca Forest, to the north of the school that we planted some 10 years ago. As part of the process Ben from “Eco Recharge” […]

Class 2 Sleepover

Class Two children had their first school camp experience with a sleepover on the oval next to the COLA. We pitched tents after school on Friday and in the early evening the children and I went to night class to make thank you cards. After that we explored the grounds to meet some of the […]

Excursions

We have many upcoming excursions for the school. It would be greatly appreciated if parents could read the information in the parent lounge (click on the paper clip) on details and what to bring for each excursion when you are accepting permission for your child to attend. With many swimming events for both Primary and […]

Updated Action Plan for Tick bites

We have recently had an increase of students reporting tick related allergies to our school. Please note that we will now be following the latest action plan suggested by ascia (Australian society of clinical Immunology and allergy) which is to kill the tick by using ether-containing spray. Following is an excerpt from ascia, you may […]

Celebrating Advent

In the Southern hemisphere, Christmas falls near the Summer Solstice when the light is at its strongest and we celebrate the triumph of light at its greatest point in the yearly cycle. For thousands of years before Christianity, the Egyptians celebrated the Festival of Osiris, the Celts and Druids held great festivals of fire and […]

Spread the savings and help our school

To all family, friends, and friends of friends, Do you know anyone who may appreciate quality art and craft materials, or Steiner based toys? We have been given the opportunity by our school wholesaler Mercurius to earn 15% on all sales from their ‘art makes sense’ website by using our school code. This would help […]

Claim your lost property

Please check the reception window for smaller items of lost property. We have a lovely collection of glasses, keys, jewelry, wallets, violin bow, drink bottles, knitting, watches, diaries. While you there, take a look in the wooden chest outside reception which is overflowing with jumpers and jackets at the moment.

Seasons Cafe Roster

Please be reminded of your canteen duty roster if you have volunteered this term. If you wish to help fill in the blank dates, please contact Amanda Eade on 0411837699 or email amandaeade55@gmail.com  

From the Principal

Hello everybody, Friday marked the final exam for our HSC students and the end of a wonderful journey, with a number of students having been at the school since Kindergarten. I would like to thank the school community for your patience whilst the HSC exams were taking place. Everybody worked hard to ensure the spaces around […]