Weekly Update W3 T1 2016

Happy Valentine's Day for Sunday!

Great Start

Thanks everyone for a great start to the year. Parent feedback has been very positive about classrooms and how the children are engaged in their learning.

What's on in Week 2

Monday

      • Faction Play after lunch (15 mins) Stirling????

      Tuesday

      • Parent Information Evening
      • CoderDojo (3.15-4.15pm)


      Wednesday

      • EDU Dance
      • P&C Meeting (6.30pm)


      Thursday

      • Jason out at DG Briefing (all day)


      Friday

      • Sonshine FM Breakfast Show 6-9am
      • Free Coffee for staff!
      • Newsletter day

      Smore

      We have 10 accounts for Smore paid for through the ICT budget. If you are using one for your class give Jason your Smore account details and you will have an upgraded account. If you want to learn more about Smore see Jason.

      Staff Meeting on Tuesday 23 March

      This meeting is the one and a half hour meeting. We have a presenter from central office coming to talk us through the Connect software. We will get started as soon after 3pm as possible.

      NAPLAN Markers Needed

      Applications for appointment as a NAPLAN Writing marker must be submitted by Friday 24 March. Please note that applications can only be made online at the web page below
      www.scsa.wa.edu.au/internet/Years_K10/NAPLAN/Markers
      The marking centre will be in Perth (Ascot). Experienced NAPLAN markers will have the opportunity to mark at home.
      Writing task

      Long Service Leave Plans for 2016

      If you are taking LSL during 2016 please make a time to see Jason so it can go onto the planner and relief can be organized.
      A reminder that teaching staff have to use leave accrued prior to 2015 by the end of 2016. Leave accrued from 2015 onward needs to be completed within 2 years of the accrual date. If you have leave owing see Jason in teh first couple of weeks to make a plan.

      Information on reducing leave liability can be found on the link below.
      http://det.wa.edu.au/workforcedivision/detcms/navigation/leave-liability/?oid=MultiPartArticle-id-14657240

      Jason Crofts

      Principal
      Scarborough Primary School

      From the staff meeting

      • Keep putting NQS evidence into the Connect folder
      • Let Dawn know your 2 buddy bench artists by Monday afternoon
      • Please chase those students who have not paid for EduDance. No Pay = No Dance