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Change of Date - KF and KE Mass

Dear Families,

Please be advised of another change of date for class masses in Week 8 and Week 9:

KF - Wednesday 19 June 2019

KE - Wednesday 26 June 2019

Many thanks
Kinder Teachers

Vale Wendy Hodgson

Dear Families,

Many of the children who attended Holy Family Early  Learning Centre in Gowrie will remember Wendy Hodgson our Office Manager.

Sadly Wendy passed away on Tuesday night after suffering a stroke. Her husband Peter and sons were by her side when she passed away.

Please see Wendy's funeral arrangements and prayer liturgy details below.

All are welcome to attend.

Wendy’s Funeral

Wendy’s funeral will be on Friday 21st June at 10:30am at Norwood Crematorium and Memorial Gardens, parents are welcome to attend. Wendy’s husband Pete has asked if everyone can wear something red- a scarf, flower or ribbon as it was her favourite colour. 

Prayer Liturgy for Wendy Hodgson at Corpus Christi Church

Fr James will hold a prayer liturgy to remember Wendy on Thursday 20thJune from 4:00-4:30pm at Corpus Christi Church.

Parents and children are very  welcome to attend.

Regards,
Kate Markcrow
Principal

School Newsletter Term 2 Week 7

Click here to view the School Newsletter for Term 2 Week 7

Review of Counselling and Wellbeing Services

Dear Families,

Review of Counselling and Wellbeing Services

In the interests of ensuring our students have access to high quality programs and systems to support their wellbeing, Catholic Education is conducting a review of the wellbeing services and programs that are currently available in our schools.

As a key stakeholder we seek your input into this process of review. We therefore invite you to complete an online survey which may be accessed by following the hyperlink:

https://forms.gle/tV3PRYh4VVVprMyQ9

In advance, we thank you for taking the time to share your insights and perspectives.

At the conclusion of the process we will report to you on our findings and related plans for the future to ensure that the services available to our students are of the highest quality.

Regards,
Kate Markcrow
Principal

Wakakirri Tickets - Round 2

Dear Families,

Attached is an order form for the 2nd Round Offer of Wakakirri Tickets.

Tickets must be purchased by COB Tuesday 18 June 2019.  No late orders will be accepted.

Wakakirri_Tickets_Round_2_2019.pdf

Many thanks,
Year 6 Teachers

Influenza

Dear Families,

We have had confirmed cases of influenza here at St Francis of Assisi Primary School.

A fact sheet is attached.  Please see your doctor if you have any health concerns.

Influenza_Fact_Sheet.pdf

Regards,
Kate Markcrow
Principal

Chickenpox

Dear Families,

We have had a confirmed case of chickenpox here at St Francis of Assisi Primary School.

A fact sheet is attached.  Please see your doctor if you have any health concerns.

Chickenpox_Fact_Sheet.pdf

Regards,
Kate Markcrow
Principal

Changes to Class Mass Dates Kinder and Year 1

Dear Families,

There have been some changes to the calendar for Wednesday class masses - please see new dates and classes as follows:

  • Week 7 Term 2 12/6/2019 1 Water
  • Week 8 Term 2 19/6/2019 Kinder Earth
  • Week 9 Term 2 26/6/19 Kinder Fire
  • Week 10 Term 2 3/7/2019 Kinder Water
  • Week 1 Term 3 24/7/2019 1 Earth

Many thanks

REMINDER - Assembly Tomorrow - 2pm

DON'T FORGET YOUR CHILD'S DONATION FOR ST VINCENT DE PAUL TOMORROW The whole school donation assembly is happening tomorrow at 2pm and St VdP staff are coming to our school to collect any of the following donated items: Thick adult or children's socks. Children's shoes. Blankets. Jackets and coats - any sizes from children to adult. We will be asking each child to come to the stage and place their donation on the stage as part of the Assembly. Just send your donation in with your child tomorrow and we will do the rest. Our thanks to everyone for their generosity on behalf of St VdP

Parent Memo Term 2 Week 6

Dear Families,

Visit the link below to view the Parent Memo for Term 2 Week 6:
https://stfranciscalwell.schoolzineplus.com/schoolnews?nid=14

Regards,
Kate Markcrow
Principal