Showing posts from November, 2017

Graduation Reminders

It is an exciting week as our Graduation Ceremony is on Friday 1st December. Mass will begin promptly at 5.30pm. I ask that your child is there by 5.15pm at the latest so that I can make sure I have everyone.

We will walk down to the church on Friday at approximately 11.45am for another practice. If you can please check in with your child to see if they have any additional information for you!

Those families that will be leaving OLC for the last time will be given a certificate of thanks. Your names will be called up alphabetically, if we can ask that you come up to receive your certificate and remain up the front so that you can be acknowledge as a group.

All family members are welcome to attend the mass. As you are aware, space in the pews is at a premium. I ask that the graduating student and parents are the first priority in the pew. Any additional family members can sit in the remaining pews at the back of the church.

Dress is smart casual on the dressier side. I have asked…

Week 8 - Term 4 Update

Good afternoon,

Welcome to Graduation Week!

We are looking forward to celebrating on Friday night, please see below for a few reminders for the week.

Graduation - Please be aware that Mass will be starting promptly at 5.30pm. If I can ask that all students have arrived at the church by 5.15pm in smart casual dress - reflective of the importance of the occasion.

At the conclusion of Mass, we ask that you make your way to the Hall as soon as possible ready to enter by 7.15pm.

Make sure that you have your dancing shoes on and you are ready to dance once the formalities have concluded!

We will be heading down to the church tomorrow afternoon (1.45-2.45pm) and Friday mid morning (11.45 - 12.45) for a rehearsal. Students are asked to wear their sports uniformtomorrow for comfort.

End of Year Excursion - Please make sure that your child has returned their permission slip and $30 by Wednesday 29th November. I need to get the food order off to Xscape and they must have this by Wednesday afte…

Week 7 Update

Good afternoon parents,

Welcome to Week 7...the term is flying by at a rate of knots!

End of Year Excursion - Please make sure that all notes and money are in by this Friday 24th November.

Graduation - Is on Friday 1st December beginning at 5.30pm. Please arrive at the church by 5.15pm at the latest.

St Mary MacKillop Orientation Day - Is on this Thursday 23rd November. I understand that you have received communication direct from SMMC with specific instructions for the day. 

If your child is not attending SMMC they are welcome to attend school on this day and will be supervised accordingly.

Milo T20 Blast - We had a fantastic day on Friday at GMAS, the kids all really enjoyed getting the opportunity to experience T20 cricket and it was wonderful to see the students reconnecting with old friends and making some new ones.

I am sure that we have quite a few budding cricket stars in the making! Mr Danaher did have to go out there and show them a thing or two in preparation for…

Week 6 is Here!

Good morning,

My apologies for the delay in getting out a post this week!

Recycled Games Day - Is on tomorrow! All students are to bring in their materials today to finalise their creations

T20 Interschool Cricket Carnival - Please see the note that was sent home yesterday. If you can please sign them and give them to your child to bring back by tomorrow that would be great!

End of Year Graduation Present - As you are aware, each year the graduating class presents the school with a gift. Alisa has been in touch with you all to explain our idea. If you can please send in your donation as soon as possible it would be greatly appreciated.

I am happy to collect money here if that is easier for you!

End of Year Excursion - Just a reminder that the note and money is due in by Friday 1st December. 

I have discussed with students that attendance on this day is a privilege and not a right

Students must be showing a good pattern on completing homework and showing appropriate behavio…

Week 5 - Term 4 Update

Good afternoon,

Welcome to a beautiful Week is staring to feel a lot more summery with this warmer weather...hats at school are a must!

Lions Peace Poster Winner - Congratulations to Cooper Smith on being chosen as this year's winner. It was a very close competition and I have to say that this year's entries were of the highest standard I have seen. Well done to Cooper and all of the students who completed their entries!

Thank you to Ms Kaye McCormick and the Lions Club of Dunsborough for their support and generous donation!

Stationery Items - A large number of students are down to the last of their glue, red and blue pens...I know that it is nearing the end of term and it can feel like a waste to top up supplies but it is difficult for the students to complete given tasks in a timely fashion when they are waiting to borrow items from others. It is also unfair on those students who are constantly lending their belongings.

If I can ask that you take a moment…