Archive | August 2019

2020 Parent information Night – Final change of date

Hello 2020 families,

We sincerely apologise for the multiple changes to the date for our first formal event (Thursday night footy in the west!?). Due to a conflicting school event also being held on Thursday 12th September, we are in the unfortunate position of having to move our information evening.

We look forward to seeing you all on Tuesday 10th September at 6:15 in GPLC at the Duncraig campus.


Change of Date for 2020 South Africa Parent and Student Information Evening

Hello Families,

Due to many families being absent as a result of the West Coast Eagles game on Thursday 5th September, we have decided to move the 2020 South Africa Parent and student information evening to the following Thursday 12th September.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Date: Thursday September 12th

Location: Glenda Parkin Building at the Duncraig Campus

Time: 6:15 – 7:15 pm

We look forward to seeing you all there.

2020 Tour Parent and Student Information Evening

Hello Families,

We would like to welcome you to attend an information evening to welcome and congratulate the students achievement in being accepted to attend the 2020 South Africa Tour. We will also take some time to discuss logistics, planned activities and student commitments in the lead up to the tour in April 2020.

Date: Thursday September 5th

Location: Glenda Parkin Building at the Duncraig Campus

Time: 6:15 – 7:15 pm

We look forward to seeing you all there.

Duncraig Meeting

Hello Duncraig Students,

Could you please meet Miss Everett and myself in A5 at recess this Wednesday the 21st for a quick meeting to discuss the Senior Music Concert which is on Friday the 30th of August.

Kind regards,

Mr Merrifield

1st catch up, 15th August 2019

Hello Everyone,

We hope you all had a relaxing holiday but now is the time to start being active as a member of the South Africa Tour 2020.  Our first meet up date will be Thursday the 15th of August.  We will be using this meeting to help you all get to know each other and to start some planning for the tour fundraising. To finish off we will have the first of many dinners together at the Spur Restaurant in Wanneroo.  Spur is a common sight in South Africa and we may visit a couple while we are away .


Date:  Thursday 15th of August (Week 3)

Where: Room M4, Makaria House, SSS Carramar then onto Spur Restaurant in Wanneroo.

Time: Students will be picked up from Duncraig at 3.30pm (please meet at the turning circle after school) and transported to Carramar by school mini-bus. Dinner is booked for 6pm.  We will aim to be finished dinner for a 7.15pm ish pick up by parents. Students can text parents a more accurate time during the dinner.

Cost:  We have arranged for a burger and chips deals for $15 – choice of cheese burger or chicken burger. Alternatively, please see the menu via the link to work out what you would like to order instead and how much money you will need: Jugs of soft drinks will be provided by Spur as well.

Bring: Something to write with, ideas for fundraising and some money.

Please do not forget to bring in your documents (Medical Consent Form and Parent Consent Form) – they will be due by Wednesday the 7th of August. If you are having trouble meeting this timeline please see one of the teachers at your campus. You will be informed about further documents that are required at the first Parent’s Information Evening later in August.

Finally, this is a reminder that if you have not yet paid your first installment for the trip that you kindly do so. If there are any problems with this then please let us know.

Kind regards,

Ms Everett, Mr Batten & Mr Merrifield