PTA Newsletter

Thursday 15th November 2018

Winter Wonderland - Christmas Carols

Winter Wonderland - Monday 10th December 6.30-7.30pm

We would like to invite you to join the Kennedy School Junior and Senior Choirs at our Winter Wonderland Sing-along! It is a lovely chance to get into the Christmas spirit. Tickets are limited so please pop into the PTA and get them whilst they are available!

EVERY adult must have a ticket and the $100 includes a glass of Mr Tremmel's famous Mulled Wine and a homemade Ginger Biscuit.

Christmas Hampers

Everyone's ticket on the night will go into the lucky draw for a chance to win one of our Christmas Hampers. We would like to ask each student to bring in ONE item to fill the hampers. Below are the themes for each year band. Items will be collected in both the PTA office and in classrooms. Thank you!

Year 1 - BAKING

Muffin tins / Cookie Mix / Cookie Cutters / Sprinkles or Chocolate Chips / Cookbooks / Whisks / Aprons / Baking Trays / Spatulas / Measuring Jugs and Cups


Baubles for the tress / Candy Canes / Star or Angel for the top of the tree / Chutneys / Ginger Biscuits / Shortbread / Mulled Wine packets / Mince Pies / Christmas cake


Shower Gels / Candles / Soaps / Nail Polish / Massage Oils / Bubble Bath / Shampoo and Conditioners / Hairbrushes / Body Lotions / Gift certificates for Foot Spas / Perfumes and After Shaves

Year 4 - SPORTS

Water Bottles / Tennis Balls / Footballs / Rugby Balls / Sports Towels / Current sports magazines / Hats / Mouth Guards / Wrist or Hair Bands / Sports Socks (child or adult) / Swimming Accessories (such as goggles) / Skipping Ropes / Yoga Mats / Golf accessories / Exercise Balls


Games - Such as Playing Cards, UNO, Board Games, Top Trumps etc

Popcorn and snacks for Movie Nights.


Wine / Liqueurs / Truffles / Olives / Specialty Coffee and Tea / Boxes of Chocolates / Bottle Openers / Dipping Oils / Chocolate Covered Fruits

Christmas Card Competition

This year we will be holding a Christmas card design competition. Two designs will be chosen from each year band, and the winning 12 designs will be printed and available for purchase in mixed packs of 12 from the PTA office. The best 3 designs will be sent to ESF to represent Kennedy School and a chosen design will be used on this years ESF Christmas card!

Please encourage your budding artists to start thinking about their christmassy creations. DEADLINE: 23rd November. *Please hand your designs to your CLASS TEACHER

Bus - Term 2 fees are now due

A letter will go home this week to remind all bus users that Term 2 (January to March 2019) fees are now payable. Please return the payment slip and your cheque to the PTA office no later than Friday 30th November.

Contact us

Mrs. Rebecca Priest
PTA Office Manager

Mrs. Vicki Rummun

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