Returning to School after Lockdown

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Dear families, School will resume on Wednesday morning (28-7-2021) and from that point there will not be an online learning program available, other than for students where families have been required to quarantine by SAHealth. Firstly, I wish to acknowledge… Continue Reading →

Covid-19: Letter to Parents/Caregivers

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Wellbeing during lockdown

Thank you for your flexibility and positive action as we transition to remote learning during lockdown. Understandably, this time can  bring feelings of anxiety and stress, especially felt, strongly by children of all ages. Now, perhaps more than ever, it… Continue Reading →

Southern Valley representatives!

Congratulations to several of our Woodend students who were selected or have participated in Southern Valley competitions. Well done to the Woodend year 6 and 7 boys who have represented Southern Valley Football in the latter part of this term…. Continue Reading →

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Congratulations SAPSASA Netballers and Footballers!

Well done to the year 7 Netball girls!  Despite experiencing some player injuries, they fought hard in their second game last Thursday 17th June to win against Colonel Light Gardens Primary School 30-16. Thank you to Sharyn for your coaching… Continue Reading →

Mid Year Reports

As a parent/carer/guardian you will receive two written reports each year. These reports will help you understand how your child is progressing and how schools support your child’s development. Mid-year reports are intended to communicate with families about how students… Continue Reading →

Cross Country Champs!

Last Thursday 10th June was a very cold day for the ten Woodend students who represented Southern Valley in the State Cross Country Championships. All of the students did an amazing job and a special mention to Leni K who… Continue Reading →

Netball played in true winter conditions!

Last Tuesday 8th June our Woodend SAPSASA Netball Year 6  girls competed against Craigburn Primary School and Antonio Primary School.  In wet, cold and potentially stormy conditions, the girls played valiantly! They rallied the difficult conditions to win both games… Continue Reading →

Year 7 to High School Update Term 2, Week 7

Casual Day – Friday the 25th of June (Week 9)

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Principal News

Dear families, Recently I’ve returned from taking some leave. While I’ve been away there has been a strong team who continued leading the school in my absence and I would like to acknowledge Jane-Ann Natar, Cathie Luke, Aimee Aparicio, and… Continue Reading →

Retirement of WCC Director: Emmy Kiriakou

Dear Families, I have attached a letter from Emmy who many of you know well. She has been Director at the Woodend Children’s Centre long enough to have seen many of the children and families who are currently in years… Continue Reading →

Year 7 to High School Update

 

It is Pedal Prix time!

Our Woodend Pedal Prix families headed to Tailem Bend yesterday for their first race in the Australian HPV Super Series. Each rider was very keen to improve on their first race time and to encourage their team members to do… Continue Reading →

Free Parent Webinar

The Department for Education has organised a free one hour parent webinar.  It is entitled ‘My Child and Me’ and is particularly targeted for parents and caregivers of 3-12 year old children.  Details attached.

Entertainment Book Special – Single City Membership will be upgraded to a Multi City Membership valued at $119.99 for FREE!

Yep, that’s right! For the first time ever, anybody who purchases a $69.99 Single City Membership will be upgraded to a Multi City Membership valued at $119.99 for FREE! That’s a $50 saving and access to over 10,000 offers!!! As… Continue Reading →

Year 7 to High School Parent Update 11/5/2021

 

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Book Club – Issue 3 Now Available

Donuts … what a treat!

Showdown Donut Day at Woodend was last Wednesday 5th May and once again, proved a popular recess treat by students.  Students could choose from a Crows, Port or a gluten-free, dairy-free cinnamon donut.  They looked yummy and according to the… Continue Reading →

What’s been happening in Japanese? Kodomo No Hi

“Kodomo No Hi” is a celebration in Japan for Children’s Day, which is held on May 5th every year. One aspect of the day are the koi nobori, which are flying carp, that are hung outside homes of families with… Continue Reading →

Congratulations Woodend Cross Country competitors!

Congratulations to all students who competed in the Southern Valley Cross Country Competition on Thursday 29th April. Woodend ended up winning the competition!  Once again, it was positive to see  members of the team give their personal best. A special… Continue Reading →

Mothers Day Stall proves popular again!

The students are always eager to come to the Mothers Day stall and purchase a small gift/s for their Mum or special female in their life.  Once again there was a large range of gifts to choose from and much… Continue Reading →

Living Kaurna Centre Excursion

At the end of term 1, the Reception students visited the Living Kaurna Centre. The children learnt so many new things during this excursion. We enjoyed a tour with our guide Tom, where we were taught about bush tucker, bush… Continue Reading →

FREE WEBINAR: eSafety’s guide to parental controls

The eSafety Commissioner offers free webinars for parents and carers that explore the latest research and provide relevant, up-to-date examples of how to help children and young people to be safer online. These sessions are delivered by experts from the… Continue Reading →

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