On Thursday afternoon the student community celebrated Chinese New Year. Much was achieved in such a short time. The specialist program has only been operating for 2 weeks. Our younger students made red envelopes known as Hong bao. The red envelopes are gifts presented at family gatherings such as Chinese New Year. Traditionally they contain
Welcome to my first official community news article. I am so excited to be permanently in the driving seat. I have had contact with Tanya during the break and, to date, she is enjoying her retirement from the principal’s role. I am very pleased that she will continue working with us as the performing arts
This week some of the older students will have the unique experience of recording their voices for the soundtrack to this year’s performance. Some of our ex-parents came to put down the violin tracks, plus drums and guitars.
It is an absolute pleasure, honour and privilege to have been selected by the Village School Board to be the next Principal of the School. I am looking forward in getting to know you and supporting the school community as we enter a new phase of development and growth in the coming years.
Time is of the essence as we move through November and to the end of the year so I thought I’d put a few dates into this note to clarify what’s happening this month and next.
We’re getting closer to everyone coming back to school, which will be happening after our mid-term break, on Wednesday 3rd November NOT the Friday. What a great day that’ll be!
Today we welcomed all our preps back to school, in some ways it felt like the start of the year again, but not in others, because they all bravely marched in, eager to get on with it!
Welcome to term 4 everyone. As the term progresses we will learn what options are open to us as regards events, practices etc.
Although we are all aware that the computers are playing an ever-increasing role in children’s education, we are also aware of the disadvantages and even dangers that come with this technology. Schools are doing their utmost to ensure that all children receive the best education they can during these trying times, and a lot of
(To the tune of “And So This Is Xmas”)
And so this is the last week.
And what have we done?
Three terms nearly over
And a 4th not yet begun…