Important Dates

Term Dates


Curriculum Days 2017

Tuesday 18th April

 Monday 17th July

 Monday 6th November



Term 1 2017

Tuesday 31st January – whole school resumes Term 1

Friday 31st March Last day of term 1

Term 2 2017

Tuesday 18th April - Curriculum Day - students do not attend

Wednesday 19th April School resumes

Tuesday 25th April Anzac Day Public Holiday

Monday 12th June - Queen's Birthday Public Holiday

Friday 30th June Last day of term 2

Term 3 2017

Monday 17th July - Curriculum Day - students do not attend

Tuesday 18th July School resumes

Friday 22 September Last day of term 3

Term 4 2017

Monday 9th October School resumes

Monday 6th November Curriculum Day - students do not attend

Tuesday 7th November Melbourne Cup Public Holiday

Friday 22 Dec Last day of term 4


Qualification Date

Children five years or older by the 30th of April in a year, and living in our school area, may commence at the beginning of that school year.


Grade Allocations

Staff and Grade allocations are communicated towards the end of the school year.


Curriculum Days

Four curriculum days are provided annually by the Department of School Education for staff development. Notification of these pupil free days will be published as early as possible in The Wattle.


School Hours

School hours are from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Monday to Friday and children are supervised in the school yard from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm including all recesses.


Daily Breaks

The following breaks are taken during the school day:

Morning Recess 11:00 - 11:30
Lunch 1.30- 2.30


Preps Timetable

A shortened timetable operates for Preps during February: Details will be distributed at the commencement of the year.


After School Routine

Please make certain your children are familiar with your after school routine and notify your child's teacher of any changes.



Our school has an assembly on a Monday afternoon from 3.00-3.30 to sing the national anthem and disseminate school news. It is run by our school's student leaders.


School Photo

Arrangements are made each year for a grade, individual and school photo. Students are requested to wear school uniform on that day.