St Canices Primary Katoomba Newsletters


The St Canice's school newsletter is emailed fortnightly on a Monday afternoon and is archived below to read at your convenience.

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  2019 Term 4 Week 6

In this issue - A Message from Mr Geerligs, Snow and Bushfire Policy, Catastrophic fire rating, skoolbag app, filming at St Canice's, Christmas hampers, Rotary raffle, Platinum awards, Attendance matters, Farewell liturgy, year six graduation, Important dates


  2019 Newsletter Term 4 Week 2

In this Issue - Principal's Message, Mass Times, Notes, Kinder Orientation Day, Woolworths Earn and Learn, AARTS Performance, Attendance, Rotary Raffle, Vale, Blue Mountains Choral and Instrumental Celebration, Attendance Matters, Portrait Photography Workshop, KOOSH Open Day, Afternoon Transport and More

  2019 Term 3 Week 10

In this issue - Principal Address, Zoo Excursion, Stage 2, Visiting the Classroom, Afternoon Arrangements, Morning Arrival, School Holidays, School uniform, Student Bus Travel, Here's The Scoop, Volunteer

  2019 Term 3 Week 8

In this issue - Principal's Address, Confirmation, Voice of Youth, Attendance Matters, Cambrodia, Volunteer, Congratulations, No Nuts, Safety Concerns, Numeracy Challenge, Fire Danger, Birthday Wishes

  2019 Term 3 Week 6

In this issue- Principals Address, Book Week, Fathers Day Stall, Stage One, Attendance Matters, Peer Review, CamBROdia, Voice of Youth, At Home Numeracy Challenge, Allergy Awareness, Katoomba RSL

  2019 Term 3 Week 4

In this issue - Message from Principal, Book Week, KOOSH, Preschool Reading Group, Winter Sleep Out, Attendance Matters, Nepean Zone, Cake and BBQ Sales, CamBROdia, Save the Date, Whole School Mass, Japanese Visit, NAIDOC Excursion, Numeracy Challenge, Birthdays, Whats on in the Community

  2019 Term 3 Week 2 Newsletter

In This Issue: Kinder Enrolments 2020, BBQ Cake Stall & Giant Raffle, Preschool Reading Group, Japanese Visitors, Pyjama Day, Welcome Back, Winter Sleep Out, CanBROdia 2020, Cancer Council Healthy Lunch Box, Numeracy Challenge & Upcoming dates and events.

  2019 Term 2 Week 10 Newsletter

In This Issue: Dear Parents Families and Friends, Kinder Enrolments 2020, BBQ and Cake Stall, St Canice’s Giant Raffle, Congratulations, 3 Friday 5th July Totally 80’s End of Term 2 Disco, Holiday Reading Challenge, Upcoming Events & Dates.

  2019 Newsletter term 2 Week 8

In this issue- Principal's Message, Grand Opening S@S, Giant Raffle, Diocesan Athletics, Attendance Matters, Parent / Teacher Interviews, First Holy Communion, Host Families, Earn and Learn, Attendance Rates

  2019 Term 2 Week 6 Newsletter

In this issue - Photography Exhibition, Succulent Donations, Volunteers, Athletics Carnival, Winter Weather, A New Baby, Japanese Students, Earn and Learn, June Birthdays, Attendance Matters, TTFM, Survey, Numeracy Challenge, S@S Invite

  2019 Newsletter Term 2 Week 4

In this issue - Stage 2and 3 Futsal Gala Day, Photography Exhibition, Diocesan Cross Country, Election BBQ and Cake Stall, NAPLAN, Photography Workshop, Host Families, Woolworths Earn and Learn, Attendance Matters, Premiers Reading Challenge, Numeracy Challenge

  2019 Newsletter Term 2 Week 2

In this issue: Welcome to Term 2, Sculptures in the Rainforest, Easter, Lemony Lent and Five Cent Friday Mufti Day, Rep Soccer and Rugby Trials, Adventure Time, Morning Access to School Building, Ensemble, Road Safety, Free Photography Workshop, Mothers' Day Stall, New Learning Space, Premiers Reading Challenge, Election Day Cake Stall and BBQ Fundraiser, Upcoming Dates

  2019 Newsletter Term 1 Week 10

In this issue: A message from the Assistant Principal, Dance Fever, Lemony Lent Mufti Day, Guessing Competition, Colour Competition, First Reconciliation, Birthdays, Kinder News, Bubble Day, SAS, Uniform, Attendance Matters, Morning Access, Enrolments, Harmony Day, Whats On

  2019 Newsletter Term 1 Week 8

Stage 1 Excursion, Camp Yarramundi, Harmony day, Bubble Day, Cross Country, Change of Details, Mr Geerligs, S@S, Uniform, Attendance, Ms Catherine, Birthday, Sports

  2019 Newsletter Term 1 Week 6

Open Day, Camp Yarramundi, Katoomba Cascades, Enrolling Now for 2020, Harmony Day, Opal Card, Access to School Newsletter, Mrs Friend's Preschool Reading Group, S@S, Uniform, Attendance, Communicating Grievance and Complaints

  2019 Newsletter Term 1 Week 4

In this Issue: Swimming Carnival, School Photo Day, Stage 3 Excursion, Opal Card, S@S Request, S@S, Uniform Attendance, Open Day and upcoming events.

  2019 Newsletter Term 1 Week 2

In this Issue: Whole School Mass, Welcome New Students, Congratulations, Swimming Carnival, Opal Card, School Uniform, Medical Alert, Preschool Reading Group, S@S Request, Uniform, Newsletter / Calendar, St Columba's Info Night, Attendance

  2018 Newsletter Term 4 Week 10

Week 9 Events, Mrs Byrnes, Flowers for Graduation, Mary Aikenhead Award, Year 6 Graduation Mass, Mini Vinnies, S@S, Uniform, Bodington Visit

  2018 Newsletter Term 4 Week 8

In this issue: Principal's Update, Staffing for 2019, Mrs Byrnes and Mr Rooke, Gold Award, Year 6 Graduation, School Concerts, Attendance Reminder, 2019 Team Representative Nominations, School Calendar, Bell Times, Dates to Remember & moe...

  2018 Newsletter Term 4 Week 6

In this issue: Stage 2 Excursion, Kinder 2019, Uniform, Attendance Matters, Mini Vinnies, Opal Cards, Mrs Painter, Remembrance Day, Kindergarten

  2018 Newsletter Term 4 Week 4

In this issue: Message from the Principal, Mass Times, Kinder 2019, Uniform Sale, Mini Vinnies, Birthday Celebrations, Opal Cards, School Calendar, School Bell Times, Community News and much more.....!

  2018 Newsletter Term 4 Week 2

In this issue: Message from the Principal, Kinder 2019, School Music Festival, Uniform Sale, Birthday Celebrations, Opal Cards, School Bell times, School Calendar, Community News and much more....!

  2018 Newsletter Term 3 Week 10

In this issue: Swamp Fest, Changes, Totem Song, Mufti & Disco, Gymnastics, The School Dentist

  2018 Newsletter Term 3 Week 8

Swamp Fest, Confirmation, WYD Raffle, Spring Fair, The School Dentist, Sleepout

  2018 Newsletter Term 3 Week 6

In this issue: Voice of Youth, Father's Day Stall, A Fiver for a Farmer, Book Week, PJ Day, Nut Free, Year 6 Sport Shirts, Survey, Birthday Wishes, Spring fair

  2018 Newsletter Term 3 Week 4

In this Issue: A Fiver for a Farmer, PJ Day, Winter Sleepout, Basketball, AFLO, Book Week, Reading Group, Zone Athletics Carnival, Geography and Science, Stage 2 Excursion

  2018 Newsletter Term 3 Week 2

In this issue: Principal's Address, School Totem Song, Mini Vinnies Winter Sleepout, Japanese Exchange Students, NAPLAN Trial, NSW Premiers Reading Challenge, Calendar of Events, Community News & more...

  2018 Newsletter Term 2 Week 10

In this issue: Principal's Address, Enrolling for 2019, Stage 2 Totem Clean Up Day, S@S 2018, Mini Vinnies, Attendance Reminder, Farewells, Japanese Student Visits, Premier's Reading Challenge, Upcoming Events, Community News & more...

  2018 Newsletter Term 2 Week 8

Principal's Update, Attendance, Stage 2, School Volunteers, Sport News, Skoolbag App, Wrtie for Fun, Photography Competition, Uniform, AFLO, Supervision, Head Lice, Community Update & much more.....

  2018 Newsletter Term 2 Week 6

Principal's Update, Attendance, Super Pollinators Incursion, School Fees, International Family Day, Athletics Carnival Photos, Premiers Reading Challenge, Photography Competition, Dates to Remember, Community Updates & more...

  2018 Newsletter Term 2 Week 4

In this issue: Principal's Address, 2019 Enrolments, TTFM Survey, Futsal, Attendance, St Canice's International Family Day, Scenic World Excursion, Premiers Reading Challenge, Sculptures at School Exhibition, Upcoming Events, Community News & more...

  2018 Newsletter Term 2 Week 2

In this Issue: Mothers Day, ANZAC Day, SAS Excursion, AFLO, Student Teacher Visit, Birthdays, Child Protection, Diocesan Cross Country, Kinder Enrolment Evening, St Columba's Enrolment, SAS, Can you help? Opal Cards, St Canice's Fundraising

  2018 Newsletter Term 1 Week 10

Katoomba Live and Local, ANZAC Day, SAS, Attendance Matters, Sculptures at Scenic World, Uniform, Fundraising Raffle, Canice the Humpback Whale, What's on in our Community

  2018 Newsletter Term 1 Week 8

In this issue: Principals Message, School Photo Day, Bio Blitz, Reading Group, Attendance Matters, Cross Country, Canberra Excursion, Uniform, Holy Week, SAS Volunteers, Live and Local, School Calendar, Bell Times, Head Lice, What's on in our Community, Helpful Hints

  2018 Newsletter Term 1 Week 6

In this issue: News from Mr White, Bush Dance, SAS, Catholic Schools Week, School Photos, Community Service Award, The National Young Leaders Day, Birthdays, Reminders

  2018 Newsletter Term 1 Week 4

In this issue: Special Announcement, Swimming Carnival, Mini Vinnies Wednesday, Whole School Mass, Catholic School Week, Ensemble Performance, Gold Award Assembly, School Photos

  2018 Term 1 Week 2

Newsletter & Calendar, MAI Assessment, Assessments, Parish Priests, Attendance Data, Meet & Greet, Swimming Carnival, Nut Free Please, Social Justice Workshop, Writers Club, First Holy Communion, Uniform, Birthdays, Opal Card, Reminders, KOOSH, School Banking

  2017 Term 4 Week 9 Newsletter

2017 Term 4 Week 9 Newsletter

  2017 Newsletter Term 4 Week 5

St Canices Ensemble, Stars in the Street, Mountains to the Sea, Mission Week, Student Leader Applications, St Columba's Orientaation Day, Soccer Clinic, Financial Literacies, Farewell Sr Colleen, Parish Dinner Party, Crazy Mufti Day

  2017 Newsletter Term 4 Week 3

Farewell Sr Colleen, Mission Week, St Columba's Orientation, Mountains Soccer Clinic, Spooky Snack Day, A Thought From Fr Eugene, Cyber Safety, Ensemble, My School Lunchbox, Mountains To The Sea

  2017 Newsletter Term 4 Week 1

Farewell Sr Colleen, Cold Weather Policy, Term 4 Gymnastics, Kindergarten 2018, St Columba’s Orientation, School Phone Number, Spooky Snack Day, Mini Vinnies, Ensemble, Found Items, Preschool Storytelling

  2017 Newsletter Term 3 Week 9

Gold Awards, Pupil Free Day, Summer Uniform, Gymnastics, Kindergarten 2018, Tidy Playground, Fathers Day Stall, Stage 3 Learning Showcase, Stage 1 Excursion, Found Items, St Columba's Orientation, Cello Concert

  2017 Newsletter Term 3 Week 7

Book Week, Winter Disco, What if my child is sick? Milo Cricket Gala Day, NAPLAN, Fathers Day Stall, Preschool Storytelling, Volunteer, Blue Mountains Basketball, Calmsley Hill, Head Lice, Phone Number Change, CEDP News

  2017 Newsletter Term 3 Week 3

Japanese Students, Farewell Father Ted, Voice of Youth, Winter is Here, Reminder, Reducing our Rubbish, Milo T20, School Disco, Donations for Fathers Day, Preschool Storytelling, Stage 2 Dream Designs, Pyjama Day, School Banking, School Uniform, Zone Athletics, Grandparents and Book Parade, Family Event

  2017 Newsletter Term 3 Week 1

Preschool Storytelling, Fathers Day Stall, Basketball Gala Day, Milo T20 Cup, Zone Carnival, Mini Vinnies Winter Sleep Out, Student Banking, School Disco, Japanese Students, Plastic Bag Free Month, Absentee Letters, Contact Details, Reminder to parents, Second Hand Uniform

  2017 Newsletter Term 2 Week 9

Opening of SAS, SAS Exhibition Open, Help Help Help, Snowing?, Parent Teacher Interviews, So Long, Farewell, Visiting Students, Term 3 Dates, Cross Country, Preschool Storytelling, Attendance Data, RE News, Bell Times, 2017 Fees, Absentee Letters, Second Hand Uniform

  2017 Newsletter Term 2 Week 7

SAS Opening, Canice, What can we do to help our whale Canice, Host Families, Congratulations, Parent Teacher Interviews, Totem Cleanup, Term 3 Pupil Free Day, Attendance Data, St Columba's Enrolment, Preschool Storytelling, Collection Finished, Reminder to Parents, Yellow Ribbon, Absentee Letters, Sport News

  2017 Newsletter Term 2 Week 5

Kinder 2018 Information Night, Car Parking Issues, Sculptures @ School, Schools Annual Review, Chromebooks, Yellow Ribbon Road Safety Campaign, Preschool Storytelling, St Columba's Enrolments, No String Ensemble this Friday, Attendance Percentage, Attendance Letters, Mothers Day Stall

  2017 Newsletter Term 2 Week 3

Scenic World Sculptures, 2018 Enrolments, Welcome to New Families, Attendance Percentage, Naplan, Mothers Day Stall, Sacrament of Confirmation, Yellow Ribbon Road Safety Campaign, 

  2017 Newsletter Term 2 Week 1

Anzac Day March, Scenic World Excursion, How to Subscribe, New Stage, Winter Uniform, Enrolment Time, Measles Notice, NAPLAN 2017, 2017 School Fees, NSW Premiers Reading Challenge, Preschool Storytellingynopsis goes here...

  2017 Newsletter Term 1 Week 9

School Cross Country, Daylight Savings, First Holy Communion, Quality Catholic Schools Survey, Pupil Free Day, Winter Uniform Changeover, Enrolment Time, NAPLAN, School Photo Day, Student Attendance

  2017 Newsletter Term 1 Week 7

Assistant Principal News, CAtholic Schools Week, SAS Progress, Stage 3 Camp, Gold Awards, Ash Wednesday Mass, Bush Dance, 2017 School Fees, Cross Country, Reminder to Parents, School Photo's Date, Head Lice, Absentee Notes, Thank you, National Leaders Day

  2017 Newsletter Term 1 Week 3

School Merit System, School Attendance, Every Leaner Every Day, Partial Attendance, Communicating Complaints and Grievances, Meet and Greet, Photos at school, Supervision, Sandwich wraps, Plastic Collection, Royal Commission, Parent Liaison, First Holy Communion

  2017 Newsletter Term 1 Week 2

Welcome, Assessments, Attendance Data, Reusable Beeswax Wrap, Plastic Bottle Top Collection, Meet and Greet, School Uniform, Swimming Carnival