6 March 2020

Our Vision

Our Lady of Fatima Palmyra is a Catholic School that aspires to

provide a respectful, secure and caring learning environment

where our community is committed to following

the teachings of Jesus.

From the Principal

Dear Parents,

It has been a busy fortnight as we develop some momentum with the 2020 school year. We have some interesting things happening between now and the end of the term, please take the time to read about them.

The Lent Season

Community/Commitment/Commissioning Mass

Early Literacy Parent Session

School Facebook Page

Swimming Programme

P&F News

P&F Colour Run

Left Over Furniture

Ray's Retirement

Best wishes for the coming fortnight.

Paul Hansen


Dates to Remember

Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th March

Commitment Mass weekend for sacramental candidates

Sunday 8th March

Commissioning and Community Mass at 9:45am

Friday 6th March

Year 4 Excursion to Seton College

Thursday 19th March

Early Literacy workshop for parents (PK-1)

Friday 27th March

Walk To School Day

Friday 13th March

OLOF Swimming Carnival – 9am to 12noon (Years 4-6)

Friday 3rd April

P&F Colour Run

Wednesday 8th April

ASCS Swimming carnival at Fremantle Pool (Years 4-6)

Digital Safety with Mr La Roche

Parents, thank you for your positive feedback regarding last fortnight’s cyber safety guide. This week focuses on ways to engage with your child on the subject of online safety and is applicable to all age groups. I hope it is of some use.

Note from the School Health Nurse


Health Information for Parents of Upper Primary School children and a Scoliosis Pamphlet has been distributed to Year 6 students. Information on Colour Blindness is available on the below websites with Colour blindness and Scoliosis information attached.


Colour Blindness Information


OLOF Challenge

Hello, my name is Eli Goodwin and I am the Learning and IT Leader for this year. Each fortnight I will be putting a new challenge in the newsletter for students and families to have a go at. I would love to hear your results and I hope you enjoy the challenge.

OLOF Challenge T1W5

School Lunch orders every Monday!

Click here for the School Lunch Online brochure . Please remember to update your child's class for 2020.
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Parish Volunteers needed

The Parish Council is seeking volunteers to form the Parish Media Team. The Media Team will define, manage and execute the Parish media strategy including developing the Parish website, updating the Parish Facebook page and refreshing the Parish newsletter, to improve engagement and communication in our community. No previous experience is required to volunteer but people with experience in media, web design, graphic design, photography and using social media are encouraged to volunteer. For any queries or to volunteer your services please contact Carl Carcione on carl.carcione@westnet.com.au or 0419 618 374.