Federal Education Funding Reform Policy
Following the announcement of the Federal education funding reform policy late last night, I am writing to all families in Catholic schools across Western Australia to provide my assurance that Catholic Education Western Australia (CEWA) will maintain a laser focus on affordability, to ensure accessibility for every family seeking a Catholic education
Keeping Safe – Protective Behaviours Program
I am writing to you to inform you of a new program that staff will begin using soon to teach children protective behaviours.
Pedestrian Safety at Intersections
Pedestrians and motorists regularly interact on the roads. Uncertainty in their responsibilities as road users can have significant consequences.
This brochure provides a guide to pedestrians and motorists to help better understand laws at intersections and their obligations as road users.
Eagles Cup (AFL) & Fever Cup (Netball).
Your child has nominated to participate in the Eagles Cup (AFL) & Fever Cup (Netball). Children that have not nominated will travel to spectate and cheer on their fellow class mates.
School Yoga Class
In Term Two we will be offering an after school yoga class for Lower Junior students in Years 1-3.
2017 Easter Raffle
St Bernadette’s P&F are happy to announce we will be holding our very popular Easter Raffle again. The children really enjoy this event and we are hoping there will be lots of support from our school community.
On Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th March, we will be having our school photos. To help with the planning of this day we ask that you note the following information.
Swimming Carnival 2017
Download your program here....
2017 Student Residential Address Collection
This notice is from the Australian Government Department of Education and Training (the department), to advise you that the department has requested your child's school provide a statement of addresses, in accordance with section 21 of the Australian Education Regulation 2013 (the Regulation).
Masses and Sacramental Meetings for 2017
Date of form 8/02/2017
Please note dates may change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Sport Events for 2017
Please note the following dates may change due to unforseen circumstances.
Thank you for allowing us to photograph your child’s Communion on Saturday 19th of November 2016.
PLEASE BE ADVISED WE DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS FOR EVENT PHOTOS – The images are previewed by you before you can purchase them, this is your proof of what the image will look like. By adding the image to your cart you are saying that you are happy with the image and that you wish to purchase it. All editing is done prior to uploading the photos, the only editing done after purchase is cropping, which depends on the size you have ordered so cannot be done beforehand.
Stationery Lists for 2017
In a few quick clicks your back to school supplies can be sorted well before the new school year begins. But don’t wait until 2017 and get left behind. Ordering is fast, secure and convenient, just visit officemaxschools.com.au, https://www.officemaxschools.com.au/WA/Port-Kennedy/St-Bernadettes-Catholic-Primary-School
Instruments for Primary School
"Kolbe Catholic College is now accepting enrolments for instrumental and vocal tuition in 2017. We are expanding our program to include vocal tuition for the first time. Please also see the attached flyer for the range of brass and woodwind instruments available. Direct debit monthly payments are now available so tuition has never been as affordable!
Enrolment forms and information can be picked up from your school office - limited places available so get in quickly. Existing students who wish to continue tuition should also complete a new form."
Letter to Parents regarding Reports
As a system we are now moving towards reporting against the Western Australian Curriculum for English, Mathematics, Science and History. This will be expanded over time to include other subjects as they are released.
St Bernadette’s Nature Playground
As you are aware the school is in the process of developing an area of the school into a Nature Playground. This area will be accessible to all students and will have many elements that children can explore and engage with.