Meadowbank Public School

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Telephone02 9809 3648

Emailmeadowbank-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Upcoming events

Tuesday

23

July

First day of Term 3

Date

23 July

Time

All day

Location
Meadowbank Public School

Students return on Tuesday 23rd July for Term 3.

Wednesday

24

July

K-2 athletics carnival

Date

24 July

Time

All day

Location
Dunbar Park, Marsfield

Our K-2 athletics carnival will be held on Wednesday 24th July at Dunbar Park, Marsfield with return travel by bus. It is compulsory for all students to attend. The cost has been covered in your 2019 school account. Please give permission using the eForm on the Skoolbag app for your child to attend. This must be done by Tuesday 2nd July. Students need to wear their school sports uniform, sutiable sport shoes and a school hat. Sunscreen, a warm jumper/trackpants and a towel/rug to sit on is recommended. Students will need to bring their own recess, lunch and water bottles.

Monday

29

July

3-6 athletics carnival

Date

29 July

Time

All day

Location
Dunbar Park, Marsfield

Our 3-6 athletics carnival will be held on Monday 29th July at Dunbar Park, Marsfield with return travel by bus. It is compulsory for all students to attend. The cost has been covered in your 2019 school account. Please give permission using the eForm on the Skoolbag app for your child to attend. This must be done by Tuesday 2nd July. Students need to wear their school sports uniform, sutiable sport shoes and a school hat. Sunscreen, a warm jumper/trackpants and a towel/rug to sit on is recommended. Students will need to bring their own recess, lunch and water bottles.

Wednesday

31

July

ICAS tests registration due

Date

31 July

Time

All day

Location
Online

ICAS TESTS *Parent Registration Closes 31st July 2019 Students in Years 3-6 can participate in the Australasian Schools University Competitions which are called ICAS (International Competitions & Assessments for Schools). Please note that these tests are voluntary and all examination sessions will commence at 8am on the dates as indicated. This year both tests are done online here at school. Due to limited availability of space and teacher supervision time, Meadowbank will only offer English and Mathematics. *To register go to: unswglobal.unsw.edu.au/educational-assessments no later than 31 July 2019 then go to: unsw.global/parentpay and use our school’s unique code: 83bfba150a to pay for one or both tests. Tests are $14.50 each. The sitting dates are as follows: English - 17 September & Mathematics - 19 September. Please note that reminder notes regarding these tests will NOT be sent home – reminder alerts will be sent on the Skoolbag App.

Monday

12

August

K-6 anti-bullying acrobatic show

Date

12 August

Time

All day

Location
Meadowbank Public School

Students from Kindergarten-Year 6 are invited to an incursion from Action Education, who will be presenting their acrobatic bullying prevention show on Monday 12th August at a cost of $5 per student. The show features acrobatics and parkour, and delivers an important message about anti-bullying. The program is targeted at primary school children and focuses on showing the kids how they can band together to help make a positive difference in their school. After making the payment on the school website please fill in an eForm on the Skoolbag app.

Tuesday

13

August

Year 2 excursion to Australiana Pioneer Village

Date

13 August

Time

All day

Location
Australiana Pioneer Village

The Year 2 excursion to Australiana Pioneer Village is on Tuesday 13th August. Students will need to take lunch and reccess carried in a small excursion backpack. Travel will be by chartered bus departing school at 9am and returning to school by 3pm. The cost is $35 per student which covers bus fare, entry, damper tasting and a carriage ride. Please pay via the school website using the 'make a payment' tab and give permission by filling out an eForm on the Skoolbag app. Payment must be recieved by 30th July.