Kukerin Primary School
• Welcome Ms Kathryn Down to the staff of Kukerin Primary School. Kathryn is an experienced teacher and is already making a very positive contribution to the school through her ideas and varied experiences at other schools. Her collaboration with Mrs Gray and commitment to her new class has provided a smooth start to the term for the students.
• Save the Date for Family Day, Celebrating Father’s Day, on Friday 31st August from 12.40pm. Parents (dads and mums) are invited to enjoy a sausage sizzle lunch and afternoon of fun!
Dates to remember
August 9 – Australian Maths Competition
August 14 – Junior Room Assembly 2.30pm
August 21 – Musica Viva at 1.15pm
August 24 – Book Week Celebration Day – Dress up
August 31 – Family Day Celebration
Dumbleyung Primary School
• WANTED – Donations of pea straw for the school rose gardens.
• Thursday August 9, David Smethhurst, a Youthcare Chaplain, will be speaking at assembly. Assembly will start a little earlier that day, at 2pm, and will be followed by a light afternoon tea in the library.
• Thank you to Jane Coad who has stepped in to fill tenure of Laura Bartram’s parent representative position on the School Council. Further thanks to Candice Ward for taking on the position of Chair, Helen Gooding for taking on the role as community representative and Jo Pearce who is filling the staff role.
Dates to remember
August 2 - Student Cyber Safety
August 9 – Assembly at 2pm with Chappy’s visitor David Smethurst
August 23 – Bookweek
September 6 – Faction Athletics Carnival
September 14 – Interschool Athletics Yealering/Wickepin
September 20 – School Photos and Assembly
Staff and committee of the Dumbleyung CRC along with community members and volunteers contribute to the weekly Quack Chat Newsletter.