Details of Events for Final Week of 2016 at KPS

The end of the year is fast approaching, yet there are still many events and jobs to complete in what will be our last full week of school next week.

Next Monday’s Assembly will be at 2:30 pm at which our huge Parents & Friends Christmas Raffle will be drawn. There will be the presentation of our House Citizenship competition, 6 classes will be presenting Christmas items, there will be a special Reading Club presentation to a particular Year 6 student and there will be some whole school Christmas singing!!

We also have our annual Year 4 Bike Hike on Tuesday the 13th December which will see the students ride the Great Southern Rail Trail from Koonwarra to Leongatha and return to Koonwarra. All of our students involved in the Bike hike are expected to return at approximately 2:00pm

At 2:30 pm on Tuesday the 13th December our students will walk up to their new classrooms spend the remainder of the day with their teacher for 2017. This is always an exciting afternoon for our children.

On Wednesday the 14th December we have our annual Year 6 Graduation Evening at 7:00 pm in our School Gym when we celebrate our Year 6 students’ time at KPS and especially this their final year of primary school before heading to secondary school. This is always a super night.

On Thursday 15th December we have our Open Classrooms Portfolio Presentation evening where students will share highlights of their year’s work with their parents in an open classroom forum. Information about this evening has sent home this week. The classrooms will be open from 4-6pm

On Friday the 16th December we have our final HUGE Assembly at 9:00 which will see a dance performance by some Year 6 girls with some special guest artists assisting. Our 2017 school leaders will be announced. We will be farewelling Mr Nigel Kilpatrick who has taken up a teaching position at Inverloch and of course Mr Dave Gray who has retired after 28 great years at our wonderful school. Our Year 6 students will perform some of their Graduation Evening items and Our Parents & Friends group is also making presentations as we farewell the Year 6 students.

A reminder that Monday the 19th December is the last School day for children. Children will be dismissed at 3:30pm. Tuesday the 20th is a Pupil Free day.