As part of our Graduation celebrations we would appreciate photos of the students as a toddler and also if they did Reception at a different school. If students were at Holy Family for Reception we have access to those photos. Please email the photos or send a hard copy for us and we will return it asap.
Please note Catholic Schools Music Festival DVD is now available for purchase via the following link:
Earlier this year, the Sports Day was cancelled due to weather conditions. It has been rescheduled to Friday 25 October 2019 and will be held on the school oval.
School will commence at the normal time of 8.50am and finish at 3pm. Students will need to wear their sports uniform but may wear a coloured shirt for their sports house.
The program will be run until 1.00pm with classes returning to their classrooms when not required to be at the oval.
Parents are welcome to attend to watch their child participate. If you are able to assist your child’s teacher with the sports day activities, please advise them.
The canteen will be open during the sports day program. There will be a special lunch menu. Please pre-order by returning the attached order form with payment to the front office or canteen. Alternatively, you can order using the Qkr app. Parents are welcome to make purchases from the canteen.
The Moon Lantern Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival is a popular harvest festival celebrated when the moon is at its fullest and brightest.
At Holy Family we will be celebrating the Moon Lantern Festival on:
Friday 13 September
Students are invited to wear traditional or cultural clothing.
The 3JM and 2RG assembly will take place after recess at 11.00am and it will highlight cultural aspects of Moon Lantern Festival. Activities will include a lion dance, singing and sharing of cultural information. The winners of the Lantern Making Competition will also be announced at the assembly.
After assembly, students and families are invited back to their classrooms for a shared lunch. Students are encouraged to bring a plate of food that represents their culture.
Thank you for your support
Year 5/6BM & 5/6 HS Teachers
Our excursion on September 12 to Endeavour has been cancelled so there is no need to send back the excursion note.
We will organise something else for later in the year.
On Thursday September 12 we are heading to Endeavour College with 2 other 5/6 classes to see a play called ‘143 Monster Avenue’.
Please return the permission forms at your earliest convenience and we would love to have 2 parent helpers come along. Please let us know if you’re able to assist and have a current police clearance.