Jesus loves you!
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, so that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have eternal life. John 3:16
Wishing your family a blessed Easter and safe and Happy Holidays!!!!
NSWCIS Swimming Carnival
We had 3 students represent the ASISSA team at the NSWCIS Swimming Carnival last week. Congratulations to Kendra Gordon, Eliza Monteleone and Elliot Young for a fantastic effort and this very competitive level.
Year 3 Pyjama Day
Year 3 wrote a persuasive text to Mrs Streatfeild, asking if they could have a Pyjama Day this term and she said yes!! Looks like weather wise it was the perfect day for PJ’s at school!!! Even Miss Shanley wore a penguin onesie!
Upcoming School Events
We will be holding our ANZAC Service on the 1st day back at school -Monday 24th April at 2.00pm.
All family members are welcome to attend the service. We would love to see you there!!!!!
Band Camp applications are now closed. If your child is attending Band Camp and you have not paid, please do so BY the 8th May . Payment can be made by card over the phone, cash or chq or direct deposit. If paying by direct deposit, please ensure your put your family code & "Band Camp" so we know who has paid.
Winter School Uniform
- Summer uniform is to be worn until Friday 12th May.
- Winter uniform is to be worn from Monday 15th May (after Mother's Day).
Middle School News
CSSA Secondary State Swimming Carnival
Congratulations to Billy Christy and Hamish Treatt for swimming so well at the CSSA Secondary State Swimming Carnival on Monday 27th March at Homebush. Both Billy and Hamish came 6th Place in their races, an amazing effort!! Well done guys!!
Billy Christy: 6th Place - 14 Yrs Boys - 100 m Freestyle - 1:07:09
Hamish Treatt: 6th Place - 13 YrS Boys - 50 m Backstroke - 38:54
Year 5/6 Canberra Trip
Our Year 5 and 6 students are having a wonderful time on their Canberra Trip! So far students have been bike riding, horse riding, visiting the Mint, Parliament House and Telstra Tower. Their trip blog is being updated regularly so to see what they've been up to today through the link below!
Years 5/6 Afternoon with Parliament
On Thursday afternoon 30th March, Years 5 and 6 had an "Afternoon with Parliament". Students chose a parliament member throughout history and put together a life sketch, playing that member of parliament on the day answering any questions in character! All the students did a great job - it was a fun informative warm up before the Canberra Camp!
Raising the iGeneration
Brett Ryan from Focus on the Family Australia visited our school on Thursday 30th March. He spoke with students and families sharing his insights and tools on the iGeneration. We hope you all enjoyed his presentation, we have received a lot of positive feedback which is greatly appreciated.
Middle School Upcoming Events
Year 7 Scholarship Exams
Scholarship Exams will be held on Monday, 1st May 2017. If you would like your child to sit these exams please register via the link below by Monday, 24th April. Further information can be found under the "High School" tab on our website.
Year 7 Information Night
An Information Evening for students entering Year 7 in 2018 will be held in the Year 5/6 classrooms on Tuesday, 2nd May. Please arrive by 6.45 pm for a 7.00 pm start. Parents and students are encouraged to attend. Full school uniform is to be worn.
School Banking Commencement - Term 2
There will be NO School Banking on Tuesday 25th April due to ANZAC Day Public Holiday. It will resume as normal Tuesday 2nd May.
Home and School News
Thank you everyone for a very productive and social Term 1. Our Family Fun Day was a huge success with over 700 people in attendance. We also combined with the school chaplaincy program to deliver an extremely successful parent seminar night - Focusing on the Family. Plans are already underway to deliver another one to our school community and beyond.
Term 2 is shaping up to be a very busy one indeed for the Home and School Community with lots of family focused events. Dates to lock in for your diary. More information on these events will be available next Term.
Mother's Day Morning Tea - Friday 12th May
Special Chapel and Mother’s Day Morning Tea. Gourmet morning Tea and a special gift for mum. Cost: $10 p/p
CANTEEN WILL BE CLOSED FOR ORDERS ON FRIDAY 7 APRIL, HOWEVER WE WILL BE OPEN FOR SNACK SERVICE AT LUNCH TIME!
Thank you to all the fabulous Mum’s, Dad’s and grandparents who have volunteered this term. If you have some free time in Term 2, we would love to see you. Please sign up by clicking on the link https://www.volunteersignup.org/RCYP3
We are currently in the process of developing the new menu for Term 2. Please click on the link to complete the survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RN76QH2