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As Toowoomba's oldest Catholic school, St Saviour's Primary School is committed to making a difference in an ever-changing world. The school has a long tradition of providing quality education and care for Toowoomba's boys and girls and currently has a population of approx. 440 students from Prep to Year Seven.
St Saviour's Primary is committed to educating its students for the future. Its innovative curriculum is designed to assist students to become lifelong learners with a firm grasp of basic numeracy and literacy skills. The school strives to develop in students the skills, attitudes and values that will enable them to reach their full potential as successful and responsible citizens.
The school has one of the best technology programmes in Toowoomba, with computers with internet and e-mail access in every classroom. The staff are dedicated to keeping up with current educational developments.
The school pursues a "happy school" atmosphere - where each child's day is enriched with joy, friendship and personal growth. The focus is to balance physical, spiritual, social and emotional growth with academic achievement and self-discipline.
LATEST NEWS & EVENTS
EASTER EGG RAFFLE is being replaced with an EASTER EGG HUNT
The current year 6 and 7 leaders have given us a great idea this year as a replacement for our annual Easter Egg
Raffle. This year every student will be involved in an Easter Egg Hunt during the last week of this term. In order
for this to happen the leaders have organised two free dress days. We are asking children to bring in some solid
eggs for their free dress days. The free dress day will be Friday, 14th March! Bring a solid egg. Thanks for supporting this event.
PREP ENROLMENTS 2015:
Applications for Prep 2015 are now being taken. Current families who are yet to submit their application for Prep
2015 are encouraged to do so. Interviews for Prep 2015 will be taking place shortly. If you know of anyone who
is looking to enrol at St Saviour’s in 2015 please urge them to come and get an application package from the
office. Places for Prep are fast filling.
On Thursday, 13th March from 5:30 to 6:30pm there will be a post Royal Commission “Connect with Coffee” discussion. Although the official Royal Commission proceedings have finished we use this time to work together
to support our families involved, heal our community and move forward to ensure the safety of our children is a
Thank you once again for keeping everyone in your prayers
SCHOOL BOARD NEWS!
The School Board met for the first time the other week. We welcome the 2014 committee
members: Shaun Hood (Chairperson), Jodie McLachlan, Julie McKerrow, Monica Conway,
another parent rep(TBC), Dallas Sykes (new member), Judy Smith, Fr Peter and Donna Muir.
The Board would like to receive feedback from you about the following policies:
1. St Saviour’s Safe at School Sun Smart Policy
2. St Saviour’s Sharps Syringe Policy
3. St Saviour’s Safe at School Anaphylaxis Policy
4. St Saviour’s Safe at School First Aid Policy
5. St Saviour’s Safe at School Infection Control
6. St Saviour’s ICT Acceptable Use Policy
You will find them included in this week's newsletter. Please email your feedback to the school email (email@example.com). Thank you!
LIFE EDUCATION: Over the next week or so, all classes will be visiting
the LIFE Education Van, where lessons on healthy living are presented in
a fun, interactive way. Life Education last visited St Saviour’s Primary in
2012. All participating students will receive a workbook which they can share with you and revise the content covered in
the lesson. Please make sure you ask a few questions about what your child has learnt/experienced through Life
Education. The schedule for the coming week is included in the newsletter.
Wednesday 26th March
PREP – YEAR 3
5.30pm to 7pm
7pm - 8.30pm
Chips and drinks $2
Entry Fee $2
P & F
PIZZA AND TREAT DAY
Thursday 3rd April
ONLINE ORDERING ONLY
Orders must be placed by 12 Noon
CHESS CLUB - CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations to Jonah and Erik in Year 6 who recently competed against 321 Primary
School students at the Prep Chess Tournament. Jonah placed 10th and Erik placed 11th overall. Fantastic
Congratulations to all the children who went to the Darling Downs Trials for swimming on Wednesday.
Congratulations to Brock, Olivia and Ainsleigh who swam well and will now compete in the
PEAK 2 PARK
Congratulations to all of our community for supporting the Peak2Park event on Sunday morning. The children and adults made us very proud and it reminded us once again
of all the people who make this community a great place to be!
Thanks for supporting this event and for ensuring you have a HEALTHY LIFESTYLE!
RACE DAY - 15th MARCH - 20 YEARS OF RACING!
Tickets can be purchased now! Please visit the Race Day page for more information.
This year we celebrate 20 years of
racing at St Patrick’s Cathedral and St Saviour’s Primary School. Tickets are on sale now.
Come along and have a great night out with the school and parish community – all proceeds are
given to the children for their classrooms – thank you! Thank you sincerely to those who have already supported this event and to our families who
are attending. It is guaranteed to be a night full of fun and laughs! Thanks for supporting our
children! A huge thank you also to our sponsors who have come
on board so far. We really appreciate it! Click here to see our sponsors
BEFORE SCHOOL CARE IN TERM 2 Hall Thorpe will be providing Before School Care from Term 2. Bookings are essential. To contact Hall
Thorpe please phone Mary Anne Hall on 4638 7965 or email
Check out the latest newsletter for all the news and photos!