8:35am- Students admitted into classroom's. Please note: Students arriving prior to this time will not have teachers supervision. Students arriving early on grounds will be asked to sit outside the office and excused a few minutes prior to classroom doors opening. 8:50am - School commences 11:00-11:20am - Recess 12:20- 1:00pm - Lunch 3:00pm- School finishes
Before School Preparation
Desk Setup-In an effort to foster independence it is expected that upon arrival at school, children unpack and organise their own equipment prior to the bell to ensure they are ready to begin the day's work. The morning routine chart will be on the board for students to follow each day to help them set their desks.
Homework Folders- Homework folders must be at school every day, as they will be used to carry homework, reminders and permission notes.
Food and Water-
Children are encouraged to bring a full water bottle to school daily.
Crunch 'N' Sip will be available to students from 9:40-10am. each day Crunch 'N' Sip will be made available in the afternoon's where appropriate, this may not always be available due to timetabling.
Sport- Students Phys.Ed days to where faction shirts are Wednesday's. Angela Munsie will be running an extra Phys.Ed lesson on a Friday for students. Please ensure your child has the appropriate footwear on these days.
Homework- is designed to consolidate concepts learned in the classroom and help y0ur child develop time management skills, independence and positive study habits. From time to time, students will bring home incomplete work which will need to be finished and returned to school as soon as possible.
The following is a guide for what to expect your child to be completing weekly:
Reading Books levelled with Reading Log
Mental Maths to be completed fortnightly.
Students will be tested on a Friday for spelling and fortnightly with mental maths.
If your child is absent from school a note/email must be provided on the day of the child's return or on the day of absence. This can be in the form of a written note, verbal confirmation with the teacher or via email. The child's absence reason must be stated.
A blue slip must be provided when taking your child out during the school day. You also require a blue slip when returning your child. Blue slips can be obtained through the office.