Reminder that next Monday, 31st October is a Pupil Free Day and Tuesday, 1st November is a public holiday for the Melbourne Cup.
Last Friday I attended a local Principal’s forum with Victorian State Premier Hon. Daniel Andrews. Mr Andrews outlined the government’s progress in their vision to make Victoria the Education State.
Our admiration is extended to Michael and Lauren Parnham-Shone for their efforts in raising money for the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation last weekend specifically in memory of Caoimhe O’Connor-Buckley who passed away just on one year ago.
As a result of the Victorian Parliament’s Betrayal of Trust inquiry, The Child Safe Standards come into effect for all Victorian schools in 2016. Before the end of the year, schools must be fully compliant with the Standards or have a plan in place to be fully compliant by the end of the school year.
This term all our students have been working on design and technology projects. This is your chance to visit your child’s classroom and see the results of their fabulous projects.
As the school grows and evolves we have a number of important issues that will potentially affect both students and parents. In order for staff and School Council to make informed decisions in relation to these issues we invite parents to attend a forum where their opinions will be sought and feedback will be valued.