2019 School News
If your child is not returning to our school in 2020, could you please notify the office. This assists us greatly in the planning of grades for next year. Thank you.
If you have a request based on educational grounds for the placement of your child I ask that it be put in writing by no later than Friday 1st November. Parent requests will only be received through the office, where your request will be receipted. All requests should be in an envelope marked confidential and … Read more
Our school is a Sun Smart School and all students are required to wear a school hat in term 4 to help protect them from the sun. Sun Screen is also available in every class room for children to apply before they go outside. Please notify your child’s teacher if your child has allergies to … Read more
On Tuesday 3rd September, Cairnlea Park PS presented our Performing Arts Concert. Students who had been rehearsing so hard over the year were able to show off their wonderful songs and dances to the school community. It was fantastic to see all the students enjoying themselves and demonstrating outstanding performing arts and music skills to … Read more
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
Recently our students in grade 3-6 competed in our House Athletics Carnival. The students came dressed in their house colours and despite the gloomy weather, made a great day of it. Students competed in a range of athletic events, as well as a skipping competition and tunnel ball games. All students did amazingly well. It … Read more
Prep enrolments for next year will be taken from the beginning of term 2. Parents are required to supply the following information when enrolling: · Proof of age (birth certificate or passport) · Immunisation certificate Prep tours will be held throughout Terms 2 & 3 for interested parents. The first tour will be on Friday … Read more
The Department has released a new website that helps parents identify their local public school online. Findmyschool.vic.gov.au launched on 24 April and shows every school zone across the state. The new website highlights the choice of public schools available to the Victorian community. If your child is preparing to enter Year 7 and want to … Read more
Thank you to all the parents who attended the Prep and 1/2 information sessions over the last few weeks. It was great to see so many parents asking questions, wanting to know how we educate your children and ways you can help at home. Kind Regards,Natalie Roach
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
2018 School News
Education Week aims to celebrate strengths, achievements and excellence in education through open days, exhibitions and special events. This year, Education Week 2018 will celebrate the arts and is an opportunity for schools to showcase the work they are doing for students in arts subjects including dance, drama, music, visual arts and media arts.
The school has an Instagram page for parents to view, where we will be showcasing students’ work. Students’ names will not be used. Please follow us and view our students’ amazing work at cairnlea_park-ps
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
If you have any uniform items that your children have grown out of, please consider donating them to the second-hand uniform shop. The items must be washed and clean & in good condition. Items can be handed in at the office. All proceeds from the uniform shop are donated to State School Relief. Thank you. … Read more
If you would like to celebrate your child’s birthday at school, please do not send in large cakes. Alternatively, send cupcakes (due to food allergies, a list of ingredients is required), donuts or lolly bags. Please let the teacher know in advance that you are planning to do this.
Thank you to all of you who have helped to collect the Coles Sports for Schools vouchers. We have started sending them back to Coles for counting. The promotion is still running till April 3rd. If you have any more vouchers please be sure to return them before the end of April.
This year we have changed the format of the assemblies so they are more relevant to all students. Parents are invited and encouraged to attend any assembly in Term 2 on Fridays at 2:30pm. The timetable below indicates when your child’s grade will be attending assembly. Term 2 Assemblies 20th April: Whole School Assembly Tues … Read more