July 2016

RSPCA Casual Day Donations – Thank you!

Here are some of the donations from today’s Casual Day. We managed to raise $952.00.  We were also given a lot of food, toys, blankets and appliances for the animals. This was an amazing outcome and we thank all the parents… Continue Reading →

Basketball SAPSASA

SAPSASA BASKETBALL On Wednesday, 27 July,  Woodend Primary School competed in the SAPSASA Basketball competition at Pasadena Basketball Stadium. The boys played a 6 game round robin competition which saw them win 3 matches, draw 1 and only lose 2… Continue Reading →

Room 17 – #WeStandTall

We have a fantastic group of boys in our class this year. As the year progresses, the level of leadership we are seeing is impressive with many of our boys taking on important roles around the school and in the wider… Continue Reading →

Welcome To Term 3

We hope you all had a great family break and you managed to stay warm and out of the chilly winds. We look forward to another big  productive term full of  perseverance, challenge and excitement about learning.  We love  the… Continue Reading →

NAPLaN online trial this term …in preparation for 2017

The Australian Government is committed to delivering NAPLAN online from 2017, with all schools across the nation transitioning over a 2 to 3 year period. The government anticipates that this will provide each child with a more personalised learning experience and… Continue Reading →

Casual Day Friday 29 July

More Sad News…

We are deeply saddened to acknowledge the recent passing of Janet Harper. Janet was our first PE teacher  and was at Woodend for 11 years. She was a very passionate advocate for Physical Education.  Janet had a strong influence on… Continue Reading →

Sad News…

The first teacher librarian at our school was Lyn George.  Lyn set up the library and made many strong connections with staff, students and parents during her 9 years at our school.   Sadly Lyn passed away recently. Those of… Continue Reading →

A Big Thank You for supporting our major fundraiser – the Codeathon!

We  know money is tight for many families this year and therefore we really do want to thank you for your efforts  at home, in the neighbourhood and at the workplace, to contribute for the benefit of others.  We most… Continue Reading →

Canteen winter warmers!

With winter well and truly here, the students are enjoying some popular hot menu items from our winter canteen menu.  Has your child tried our tasty lasagne?  This is one of many items that are freshly made at the canteen… Continue Reading →

Our Teacher Librarian, Chris Dinham, Is Retiring

I will always have fond memories of my eleven years as Teacher-Librarian at Woodend as this has been a special chapter in my “Book of Life.” Over the years it has been my pleasure and joy to guide students in… Continue Reading →

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