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Coronavirus Advice

March 12, 2020

Dear families, The Commonwealth Government has updated travel restrictions this week. The extension to existing travel restrictions now applies to visitors from Republic of Korea, Iran and mainland China. Visitors who are not Australian citizens or permanent residents, or their dependants, will not be allowed entry into Australia. The Commonwealth Government has also advised that … Read more

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School Attendance – Every Day Counts

March 12, 2020

We all want our students to get a great education, and the building blocks for a great education begin with students coming to school each and every day. Missing school can have a major impact on a child’s future – a student missing one day a fortnight will miss four full weeks by the end … Read more

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School Council News

March 12, 2020

Our new School Council will meet for the first time on Monday 16th March. New office bearers for 2020 will be elected and the schools 2019 Annual Report will be presented for approval. The new School Council will work to ensure our school continues to progress and provide a high quality education for all of … Read more

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Road Safety around the School

March 12, 2020

We are regularly seeing unsafe incidents and practices around our school both by parents and students. Roads and vehicles are an everyday part of life for all of us. Either as a driver, a passenger, or as a pedestrian, we all must negotiate the road traffic environment on a daily basis. Children are especially vulnerable … Read more

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After School Supervision

February 27, 2020

A recent trend has been noticed that is cause for concern. It appears that more children are choosing to stay behind without their parents and play in the playground after school. Due to after school meetings and other work requirements, teachers are unable to supervise the school yard beyond 3:40pm. This then leaves these children … Read more

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School Review

February 27, 2020

Our school will be undertaking our four yearly review in Term 2. Last week the leadership team met with the school reviewer (Sharon Adams) and our Senior Education Improvement Leader (Charles Branciforte). From this meeting, 4 days have been booked in to conduct the various parts of the review.Day 1 – Validation day is Tuesday … Read more

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Parent/Family Contact Details

February 27, 2020

Please ensure your contact details are up to date at all times. If your mobile phone number changes please let the office know so we can contact you if necessary.

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2019 NAPLAN

September 7, 2019

Results for the NAPLAN tests that were undertaken by our Year 3 and Year 5 students in May this year were mailed out to parents onThursday 5th September. NAPLAN is a measure at one point in time of how students are performing in numeracy, reading, writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Parents please file your child’s … Read more

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Student Attitudes to School Survey

June 1, 2019

We want our students to tell us what they think! We value student voice as a means to improving student engagement, wellbeing, and quality instruction, and are conducting a survey to find out what your child thinks of our school. The Attitudes to School Survey is an annual student survey offered by the Department of … Read more

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2019 School Council Elections

March 17, 2019

At the close of nominations on Monday 18th February, I had received 4 nominations for the Parent Category and 2 for the DET Employee Category. In the Parent Category I declare Zaklina Kuzmanovski, Thanh Tran, Sandy Gregg and Tammy Bugeja elected to the Cairnlea Park Primary School Council for 2019 and 2020. In the DET … Read more

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Curriculum Days for 2019

February 19, 2019

The school council has approved the following curriculum days for 2019: Wednesday 27th March (Curriculum Day – Writing) Thursday 27th June (Reporting to parents) Monday 4th November (Report Writing)

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Communication with Families and the Community

April 6, 2018

From March 30th 2018, Cairnlea Park Primary School will no longer be using FlexiBuzz (formerly Tiqbiz) as a means of communication with families and the community. Our main form of communication will be via Compass. Flexibuzz will no longer be used or updated by the school. Please make sure that you have downloaded the Compass … Read more

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