Dee Why Newsletter Excellence, Innovation, Opportunity and Harmony

Dee Why Newsletter
Excellence, Innovation, Opportunity and Harmony
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Term 1 Week 11
Diary Dates
I wish you all a very safe and happy holiday
time with your families and look forward to
seeing you next term.
Week 11
Thursday 5/4
Friday 6/4
Week 1 Term 2
Monday 23/4
Tuesday 24/4
Wednesday 25/4
5 April 2012
Combined Easter Service
Last Day of Term
Good Friday
Pupil Free Day
Students return
‘Rocket to Success’
Our school website
Principal’s Message
Can it be that we are at the end of our first
term?! As they say, ‘time flies when you’re
having fun’!
It’s been a busy term and a fabulous one.
The students have been involved in so many
engaging learning activities and I think we are
all ready for a well-earned rest!
The Mathematics Information Morning was a
huge success and it was encouraging to see
so many interested parents eager to learn
how to support their children at home. The
presenter mentioned the possibility of
obtaining some dice packs for families and I
will let you know when they become
During the holidays, please take the
opportunity to treat your child’s hair for lice. It
is unfortunately a fact of life for school
students but if we’re all diligent with this issue
we can make a difference.
Relieving Principal
Diana Aitken
School Photographs
The Pixi School photographers will be taking
the students’ photos next term on Thursday 3
Please fill out the envelope coming home
today and return to your child’s teacher as
soon as possible next term.
Each child needs an envelope and any family
photographs requested will require a
separate envelope which is available at the
Student of the Week
Elena Genovese
Gyalpo Tenkyong
Cayenne Melhuish
Kitra Corpuz
Amelia Kinahoi
Morgan King
Imran Ibrahim
Josefina Ainuu
Alifeleti Latu
Thierry Kinahoi
AJ Bautista
Peter Vu
Tony Lu
Jelena Avramovic
JM Bautista
Joseph Wilson
Darcy Williams
Sam Heaton
Manya Kukreti
Tenzin Wangmo Ngodup
Neven Korac
Andrew Smith
Quanita Thomas
AJ Bautista
Term 1 Week 11
5 April 2012
Cross Country Carnival
This week ribbons were presented to our first
three place winners. These students will be
attending the Regional Cross Country next
Well done to all the students who ran the
course on the day.
8/9 year old boys:
Adam Naaman
Andrei Mendoza
Namdak Bhutselha
8/9 year old girls
Anoushka Sutton
Sinead Maloy
Rebecca Starr
Pani Hopoate
10 year old boys:
Youssef Naaman
Nikita Gorikov
Sam Heaton
10 year old girls:
Tupou Hopoate
Emese Stoker
Maddi Williams
11 year old boys:
Albert Hopoate
Adam Downes-Swift
John Vu
11 year old girls:
Marianne Slaby
Michelle Yeow
Kristina Matejevic
12 year old boys:
Moises De Asis
Nikita Chopenko
Dario Skrbic
12 year old girls:
Penny Haggerty
JM Bautista
Mele Pulu
Easter Hat Parade
What a fantastic parade of hats yesterday!!
Well done everyone and what a lovely end of
term celebration.
I must thank the members of the P&C for
organising the Easter baskets and tickets for
the wonderful raffle.
Congratulations to all those lucky winners.
Library News
Reminder: All Library books should be
returned each week. Children are always
welcome to renew books if they have not
finished reading them.
Students will be able to borrow for the
holidays. All books borrowed should be
returned or renewed in Week 1 of Term 2.
Library days will remain the same for
Term 2.
Tuesday: 1W: 3S
Wednesday: KS: 1/KK: 4W: 3/6W
Thursday: 6/5L: 6/5S: 2A
Can You Help? General help with covering,
shelving is required. If you can help at any
time, on any day please see me. Many
Rocket to Success through reading!
Have a safe and restful holiday
Happy Reading
Anne Biddle