Welcome Back for Term 4

This Term is certainly ‘jam packed’ with many exciting learning opportunities and school community events. Our calendar for the Term’s events can be found in the Parent Portal. Below is just an example –

  • Prep Orientation happens throughout October on each Thursday at 9-9.45am
  • Staff Twilight Professional Learning - The Teaching of Maths at St James 3pm-6.15pm
  • Shoe Lace Tying Workshop for Prep to Year 2. Practice your knots at home!
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) Week beginning Monday 18 October including The Science Factory incursion and the Science Fair on Friday 22 October
  • Ekka Public holiday 29 October
  • Yr 5/6 camp at Luther Heights, Sunshine Coast on 15 November-17 November
  • Family Fun Day on 14 November
  • Term 4 reports released during Week 9
  • Graduation/Showcase @ Villa on Thursday 02 December
  • End of Year Mass at 9am on 03 December
  • Term 4 Finishes at 12 noon on 03 December
  • Phew!

Next week is Qld Mental Health Week (QMHW) which is an annual awareness week that aims to shine a spotlight on individual and community mental health and wellbeing. QMHW encourages all of us to think about our mental health and wellbeing and the wellbeing of others around us. Just a reminder to look out for loved ones and others in our school and local community…https://www.qldmentalhealthweek.org.au​​