The Korowal NOTICeBOARD

This NOTICeBOARD is the place to find communications from the school to the Korowal community.

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May
14
2012

Changes to primary school staffing arrangements for 2013.


As some of you already know, Talulah will be taking maternity leave from the end of term 3.  We are all very excited about her having her second baby.
This has given us the opportunity to make changes as to which classes teachers are allocated next year.

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May
14
2012

Parent interview times for class 3/4/5


Confirmation of interview times were
sent home last Friday with children in 3/4/5.  So you can look for them
in school bags if necessary.

There is still a small number of families who have not provided us with
their preferred times.

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May
14
2012

High school reports and parent/ teacher meetings.


Pathways reports have been sent. This is a reminder that Pathways parent/
teacher interviews are on  this Wednesday 16th from 5.30-7.30pm.
Years 7-10 reports will be posted this week. Years 7-10 Parent/teacher
interviews -Wednesday 23rd from 4.00-8.00pm

Bookings are essential so please phone the office to make a booking.

( Barb.)

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May
14
2012

School Co-ordinator's and Council Chair's reports to our 2012 Annual General Meeting.


The Annual General Meeintg of our School Council was held on may 9th. For those of you who were unable to attend, here are the reports presented by Mark Thomas, school co-ordinator, and Rosemary Dillon, council chair. This is Rosemary's last report as chair, as she has stepped down from the position. Greg Lucas has been elected as the new council chair.

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May
14
2012

Connections (2 posts)


1) Charles Sturt University is holding a MyDay Dentistry & Health event on  Monday 4 June 2012 for Dental and Health courses on the Orange campus.
  2) Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group fundraising concert 19th May

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May
09
2012

Special visitors to K/1/2


On Monday K,1,2 and their teachers were treated to a wonderful visit from Auntie Mary, David King and Ellie Chatfield.  Auntie Mary and David are from the Gundungurra tribe and Ellie is a member of the Gamilleroi tribe, based in the Moree area, though the Blue Mountains are now her home.

David brought lots of artifacts for the children to see as well as some beautifully decorated materials, but the highlights were definitely the stories about how local Aboriginal peoples used to live, their love and respect for the bush and their delight at being able to share their stories with us. 

The children were spellbound...

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May
09
2012

MultiLit and Mathletics literacy and numeracy programs.


We are now into our third year of using the Macquarie University intensive reading program 'MultiLit'.

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May
09
2012

HSC Information Evening May 30th


On Wed. May 30th at 7 pm, there will be an information evening for students beginning their HSC program in 2013. Please spread the word to families or students who might be interested in our Pathways program. There are vacancies for 2013. HSC classes begin during term 4 each year, so students must be enrolled by the end of term 3 in year 10.

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May
09
2012

Friday BBQ.



Hi, this is Andrew from the Friday sausage sizzle. I'd like to tell you about something a little different we're going to try this week to see if we can make the BBQ a little more sustainable.

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May
09
2012

Connections (3 posts)


1) Bark Busters home dog training.

2) Charles Sturt University - infomration about studying tecahing and education.

3) Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal - can you help?

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