Glengala Gazette – Issue #39

Year 6 Graduation

There was a real buzz in the air on Tuesday night as we celebrated with our 2019 Year 6 students 2019 at their special Graduation Celebration in our amphitheatre.  Families and teachers joined the Graduates for the various student performances and the awarding of Graduation Certificates, keepsakes, Awards and Scholarships.  Each year we are fortunate to be supported by Susan Alberti and The Returned Services League (RSL) which enable us to award some students with scholarships to support their academic progress at secondary college.

Congratulations to the following award winners:

Susan Alberti Scholarships

Academic Award:  Brandon Quach

Academic Award:  Juelz Tuputala

Glengala Primary School Awards

Academic Award – General:  Nina Ong (RSL Sponsored)

Academic Award – Literacy:  Dakoda Smith

Academic Award – Numeracy:  Angelo Matienzo

Citizenship #GlengalaPROUD Award:  Mallak Dib


Thank you to Claire and her team of helpers who have worked for many months to make the night a huge success.


Freaky Friday – State Schools’ Relief Fundraiser     

A reminder that tomorrow, our community are welome to dress up in a “Freaky Friday” themed costume and bring a gold coin donation to help raise funds for State Schools’ Relief.  State Schools’ Relief support a large number of our families, and families across Victoria, to accessing uniform, glasses and other items to assist students/families in need.

Carols Evening – Monday 16th December        

Come along and join us for our last and often biggest, whole school event for the year – our Carols Evening.  Bring your rug & small beach chairs along with your singing voices, and enjoy a lovely low key end of year celebration with the school community. A variety of food and drinks along with some Christmas gifts will be on sale from 5pm, with Carols commencing at approximately 5:45pm. We will also be drawing the big Christmas raffle on the night.

End of Year Dismissal

School Council has assigned the last day of this term Friday 20th December as a Student-Free day. This will mean that student’s final day for the year will be Thursday the 19th of December. School will finish at 3.15pm on Thursday with our final assembly of the year commencing at 2.25pm with our Academic & #GlengalaPROUD awards celebrated at this time.

As always if you have any questions, concerns or general feedback, please don’t hesitate to come and have a chat, send me an email or give me a call.

Kris White