Glengala Gazette – Issue #34

F-2 Sleepover

Excitement is rising in F-2 as the sleepover draws close!  Students will be sleeping over tomorrow (Friday) night, with families welcome to arrive from 5:30 pm at the Kermeen Street entrance.  Students will enjoy games and a movie in the evening, as well as a shared meal together, and breakfast on Saturday morning.  Please ensure that you collect your child by 8:30 am on Saturday morning, using the Kermeen Street entrance.  A very big thank-you in advance to parent and staff volunteers who have offered their time to help provide this wonderful opportunity for our students.

Fairytale Incursion – Foundation

Students in Foundation will be participating in a Fairytale incursion tomorrow (Friday) at school from 10 – 11 am, where they will watch and participate in an interactive production.  Students are expected to wear full school uniform.

‘Moving Up’ Transition Sessions

Every year, we support our students with transition sessions, where they spend time with students who will be in their Learning Space the following year.  ‘Moving Up’ sessions will begin tomorrow, with students spending the last session of the day from 2:15pm until assembly in their Learning Space groups.  The program will continue for the next four weeks.

Book Fair is Back!

Next week we once again welcome the Book Fair to our school!  This is always a popular and well-supported activity at Glengala Primary School, and we look forward to welcoming our families into the school to view the selection and make purchases from the Fair.  The Book Fair will be open from 3:15 pm Monday afternoon, and will be open from 8:45 – 9:00 am and 3:15 – 3:30 pm every day after that until Friday.  You may also wish to buy a book from the Book Fair to donate to the school.  Please see Geraldine or the staff at the Book Fair if you would like to donate a book.  Your donation will be acknowledged by the placement of a sticker within the book, which will be added into our library.

Kinder transition next week 2:15 – 3:00 pm Tuesday Nov 12th

Our Kinder transition program resumes next week on Tuesday November 12, from 2:15 to 3:00 pm.  We look forward to welcoming back our Foundation class of 2020, who will spend time in their learning space.  Please enter the school through the Kermeen Street entrance and notify our office staff of your arrival.

Year 6 drumming incursion – Wednesday Nov 13th

Year 6 students will be participating in a Drumming incursion as part of RTripleR on Wednesday next week.  We look forward to hearing some solid beats coming from the Year 6 students!

School Council Meeting – Wednesday Nov 13th

Please note that the next school council meeting will be held next Wednesday, from 8:40 – 10:30am in the Boardroom.  School council members please RSVP the office with your attendance by 3:30pm on Monday.

As always, if you have any celebrations, concerns or feedback to you would like to share with us, please do not hesitate to get in touch with me, Sam F or Kris at any time. Have a fantastic week!


Samantha Cunningham

Assistant Principal