February 2020

School Dental SA

Child Protection Curriculum General Information

Keeping Safe: Child Protection Curriculum (KS:CPC) The Department for Education Child protection in schools, early childhood education and care services policy (2015) states that ‘all children and young people in DECD preschools and schools will access the approved child protection… Continue Reading →

Ignite Program APHS

IGNITE is a specialist program for students with high intellectual potential. Aberfoyle Park High School is the official Department for Education school for gifted students in the southern metropolitan area of Adelaide. The IGNITE program is also offered at Glenunga… Continue Reading →

Parent Forum – Transition in 2020 and Beyond

Year 7 to High School Update – February 2020


Each year we enjoy hosting Japanese students from MYOJO Gakuen Elementary School in Japan. This is a program that we have enjoyed over more than a decade and provides opportunities for our students to form strong friendships which has happened… Continue Reading →

A tasty special lunch!

Last Monday 17 February, our special lunch was a Sushi lunch! For some children in Reception, it was their very first lunch order too!  It was a popular special lunch for many of our students. There were several choices of… Continue Reading →

What is a Growth Mindset?

In room 19 we have started off the year learning about how we can have a growth mindset and how we can be the best learners we can be. So what is a growth mindset? A growth mindset can really… Continue Reading →

National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

Take Action Together is the theme for The National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence (NDA), which was held on Wednesday 19th February 2020 here at Woodend. Our school has registered as an official NDA member school and we… Continue Reading →

Interested in Pedal Prix?

Would you like to know more about Pedal Prix at Woodend?  Does your son or daughter show interest in: racing? tinkering or learning about the mechanics or motion of vehicles? cooperating with others in a team taking appropriate risks? having… Continue Reading →

School Banking Information Session

Woodend Primary is excited to offer the Commonwealth Bank School Banking program to all students. School Banking is a fun, interactive and engaging way for young Australians to learn about money and develop good savings habits. Children who deposit money… Continue Reading →

Festival of Music – Dance Troupe Opportunity

An opportunity for students to audition for the dance troupe for the Public Schools Music Festival are available. We have had students be a part of this production in the past. It is a fantastic opportunity. Performance troupes are formed… Continue Reading →

School Banking Program: Thank You to Families & Volunteers

DID YOU KNOW? The Commonwealth Bank School Banking Program has been at Woodend since 2016. Parent Network members initiated and organise this program as a service to Woodend Families and to help students learn about saving. This program is run… Continue Reading →

Keeping Our Kids Safe on the Road

Volunteering at Woodend Primary School

Volunteering at Woodend Primary School Firstly thank you to our many volunteers who help out at our school. Without your support teachers would not be able to offer some of the rich learning experiences we offer to our students. When… Continue Reading →

Time to try a Woodies Goodies special lunch

It is our first special lunch at the Woodend for 2020.  Would your child like to try it?  It is a Sushi Lunch and orders can be placed on Qkr. Options are: 1 x Sushi Roll and a Juice Box… Continue Reading →

Rock Band

Rock band has been a part of our music program at Woodend for a number of years. Last year, it was not available to students due to funding changes. Feedback from our community has indicated that there is a strong desire for… Continue Reading →

Parent Network 2020

You are invited to join the WPS 2020 Parent Network. Parent Network is a committee of parents & carers – our aim is to connect with and support  other parents, the students, and our school. Parent Network volunteers run a… Continue Reading →

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