Term 3, Week 7

Father’s Day Stall Success

A huge THANK YOU to the Father’s Day Stall organising committee and all parents who have volunteered their time last week at the stall! It was a huge success and all proceeds from this event will go towards our annual Picnic on The Green. Thank you for your support!

After School Clubs

A reminder that after school clubs will not be running this week, Monday 6 to Friday 10 September due to staff commitments in all evening performances of the Aladdin production. Thank you for your understanding.

Children’s University – September Challenge

The tourism industry has been hit hard with the current situation around the globe, so we are celebrating World Tourism Day on September 27! This month’s challenge is to think of a country, town or a city that you would like to visit in the future. Create a travel itinerary or a postcard of the place you would like to explore. If you can’t decide on just one place, make it an extended trip! Take your itinerary or postcard to your CU Coordinator or upload them to the CU Portal to earn 30 minutes per itinerary or postcard.

Next passport stamping session is on Thursday 9 September in the library – hope to see you there!

 

The event we have all been waiting for – Aladdin Jr!!!

As most of you are aware, Year 3 to 6 students performed Aladdin Jr. in front of all our PP to Year 2 students last Friday. What an AMAZING experience!!! Our upper years performers were outstanding and their audience were so well behaved! What an experience for all! Our senior students have another exciting week ahead of them with 3 more performances this week; Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evening. Please make sure you browse Mrs Hignett’s FAQs document https://blogs.ststephens.wa.edu.au/aladdin2021/ to ensure all students arrive on time and at the correct venue for all performances. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Scholastic Book Club

Monday 6 September

Fair Game Free Dress Day Fundraiser – ‘Be a Sporting Hero’

On Friday 24 September (last day of Term 3), we will be holding a fundraiser for Fair Game Australia. Students in K – 6 are invited to dress up as their favourite sporting hero and bring a gold coin donation and/or any unwanted/outgrown sports equipment to donate. The sports equipment donation bin will be in the Primary Forum from Monday 13 September – Friday 24 September for students to bring their donations in. Gold coin donations will only be collected on Friday 24 September.

Important Information:

Please note we cannot currently accept the following items:

  • Uniforms (except full team sets of adults soccer, AFL and basketball jerseys)
  • Individual clothing items
  • Trophies or medals
  • Backpacks (large team sport bags are accepted)
  • Hats
  • Used drink bottles
  • Large items such as golf clubs, gym equipment, bikes etc.

Please note that all donations should be in functional condition and cleaned prior to donation.

Urgent donations needed: We are currently in need of footballs, soccer balls, basketballs, footy boots, sets of team bibs, cones, boxing gloves/focus pads, frisbees, skipping ropes, dodgeballs and hula hoops!

Fair Game takes your sports equipment to some of the most remote and under-serviced communities in Australia where it helps remove barriers to participation in sport and fitness activities and supports a healthy lifestyle. The Fair Game Recycle and Donate program distributes over 6000 items a year having a positive social and environmental impact. For more information visit https://www.fairgame.org.au/donate-equipment/

Grazing on the Green

Before School Tennis Lessons

We will be conducting before school tennis lessons at St Stephen’s Carramar in Term 4 2021 for children in years 1-6. All equipment is provided and children receive a free ANZ Hot Shots shirt when they register. Details of the program are as follows:

Start date: Thursday 21 October 2021 (Week 2, Term 4)

Time: 7.30-8.15am, $130 / child (8 weeks)

To Register please email info@poptennis.com.au or text Glen on

0433 340 646 with the following information:

-Child’s Full Name

-What year your child is in 2021

-Child’s Date of Birth

-Mobile number

-Email address

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