In today's environment, parents often wonder about the effect of handheld devices on young children. Screen-time, the amount of time a child uses a screen - handheld device, computer or TV - is a hot topic for all of us.
At the beginning of Term 2 we activated the automatic absence notification system using SMS. The parent/carer of any student who has an unexplained absence before 10.30am will receive an SMS asking for the absence to be explained.
We are always endeavouring to provide our parents and carers with the very best in communication tools. To this end our Department of Education endorsed app uses the latest in technology. Having School Star on your phone means that you will never miss another message form the school again.
A Fathering Project School Group has been established at our school. Their aim is to improve child development outcomes by inspiring and equipping fathers and father figures to engage positively with their children.
The P&C webpage has received a much needed update. Follow the links from the Parents tab above.
Our school is in a designated bushfire zone, and as such it is a requirement that we have a Bushfire Plan. Through consultation with the School Board and the Department of Education, our plan has now been uploaded to the website. It can be found under the Publications tab or by clicking here.
The Department of Education has established a website which provides all parents/carers with some outstanding resources to help you support your child through public education. Click here.