Welcome back to the start of the 2019 school year. I hope you all had an enjoyable relaxing summer break. We had an excellent start to the school year, with the children settling into their new classes very well. The Prep children arrived wide eyed and raring to go. They have settled in very quickly. […]
Some Key Dates this Term: Some exciting things coming up this term include… Bike Ed Regional Finals Wednesday 24th October. Congratulations to those students who made the team! The Year 2 Sleepover is taking place on Thursday 25th October. The Prep Zoo Excursion then follows on Friday 26th October. The Year 5 Melbourne Camp runs from […]
Yes, the term is over already! Term 3 finishes this Friday 21st September. Students will be dismissed for an early finish of 2:30pm and we look forward to seeing everyone back for Term 4 on Monday 8th October.
This week, (August 18-24) we celebrate National Book Week with the theme being “Find Your Treasure”. Each year the Short List from the Children’s Book Council of Australia has a rich variety of inspirational books for all ages. Our annual Book Fair will run from 29th August through to the 10th of September.
NAIDOC Week 2018 will be held nationally from Sunday 8 July and continue through to Sunday 15 July. As this occurs during school holidays, KPS will celebrate NAIDOC week from the 25th of June until the 29th. This year’s Theme – Because of Her, We Can! – we honour Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women […]
On Wednesday 20th June at 7pm, we invite any new and current families to join us who will be having a child beginning Prep in 2019 to join us for an information evening. Staff will be available to answer questions and give an overview of what to expect in your child’s first year of Primary […]
A reminder to all our families that Tuesday 12th June is a student free day. Our ES team are away at a Professional Development day and teachers will be completing assessments and writing end of semester reports.
A reminder that next week is Education Week here at KPS! Now in its 74th year, Education Week aims to positively profile and celebrate the strengths and achievements of Victoria’s government education sector. Education Week 2018 from 21st to 25th May, is all about celebrating learning and is an opportunity for all primary and secondary […]
A reminder that school will finish this Thursday 29th March. Given that it is the last day of Term 1, students will be having a shorter lunch, followed by a quick emu parade around the school to ensure there’s no litter left over the Easter Holidays, before being dismissed by their classroom teachers at 2.30pm. We […]
Our Annual House Athletics Day will be held on Wednesday 21st March. We’re looking forward to seeing many of our families attend and I know the students have been training hard! The scheduled Year Level Relays will be held on Tuesday 20th March.