YEAR SIX NEWS
In June, Year 6 students will be travelling to our capital city, Canberra. In Canberra we will be visiting many exciting places such as New and Old Parliament House, Australian War Memorial, AIS and Questacon just to mention a few.
Over the coming weeks Year 6 will be doing a number of activities to raise money to help towards the cost of our trip. Some of our fundraising activities are:
Thank you for your support.
ST JOSEPH'S READATHON 2015
Dates: March 9th - March 20th
Purpose: to encouraging a love of reading and raise money for information and communication technology (ICT) in our classrooms.
Details: please see the current newsletter for more information.
As a Catholic school, we have a commitment to support the Catholic organisation Caritas. During the Lenten Season, Caritas run Project Compassion. In 2015, the Project Compassion theme is Food for Life. The educational focus will be on global food issues and how Caritas Australia is empowering the world’s poorest people to establish sustainable food sources for life. Each classroom has a Project Compassion Donation box for spare change and students will be encouraged to give what they can to this worthy organisation. For more information, please visit: www.caritas.org.au/projectcompassion
CLASS CONTACT LISTS
As part of our mission to be a welcoming learning community, the P & F Association co-ordinate the collection and distribution of Class Contact Lists. These lists provide the names and contact details of each family in a class. The link below will allow you to complete an online form with your family contact details. This information will be collected and collated by the P & F Association and only used for this purpose. Participation and inclusion of your Class Contact list is entirely optional. https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=c8feade147014ed9a99f58c65c4e6670