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School permission notes, forms and other documents are regularly sent home with the students and archived on our site for your convenience.

If you require any further information please contact the school office.

  Application for Extended Leave A1

To be completed by parent/caregiver - for leave between 5-100 days for travel within Australia and/or overseas.

  Procedure for arriving at school late

Note outlining the procedure/s required if your child arrives at school late in the morning

  Application for Exemption from Attendance A2

To be completed by parent/caregiver - for exceptional circumstances, employment in entertainment industry or participation in elite arts/sporting events.

  Exemption Information - Elite Sports/Arts

Information for Exemption from Attendance at School due to Accredited Elite Sports Program/Elite Arts Program Participation.

  Exemption Information - Entertainment Industry

Information for Exemption from Attendance at School due to Entertainment Industry Events.

  Requirements for student absences and travel

Significant changes to legislation regarding attendance at school.

  Application for Extended Leave A1

To be completed by parent/caregiver - for leave between 5-100 days for travel within Australia and/or overseas.

  Exemption Information - Elite Sports/Arts

Information for Exemption from Attendance at School due to Accredited Elite Sports Program/Elite Arts Program Participation.

  2019 Kindergarten Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Kindergarten Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 2 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 3 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 4 Term 3 Curriculum Overview

Term 3 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 4 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 5 Term 3 Curriculum Overview

Term 3 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 5 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 6 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 4 Penrith Lakes Excursion Permission Note

The date of the excursion is Thursday 7th of November for 4AD and 4M & Friday 8th of November for 4K and 4A. Students will need to be at school no later than 8:30am

  2019 Colour Fun Run

This year the community colour fun run will be held on Thursday 26th September and will take place at school and on St Paul’s Oval.

  2019 Colour Run General Information

Some of general information about the Community Colour Fun Run which will be held next Thursday 29th September

  2019 Wet Weather Dismissal

Our procedures for wet weather dismissal have changed due to the building project

  Important information for Parents

Three important issues for parents to consider regarding Attendance, Wet Weather Dismissal and Lost Property

  Parish Before and After School Centre

I would ask that parents who pick up their children in the afternoon, move directly to the exit and not wait in the Area C playground. Next term it will be even more important that parents leave the playground as quickly as possible as the builders will be accessing the site

  PBS4L Positive Behaviour Support for Learning

OLQP began participating in an important diocesan initiative called Positive Behaviour Support for Learning (PBS4L). Read more...

  School Processes and Procedures

Information relating to school processes and procedures. Could you please take the time to read this information and speak to your children about anything that is relevant to them.

  The BYOD Student and Parent Agreement

An Agreement for students and their parents relating to the BYOD

  2019 Parish Childrens Masses

Parish Children’s Masses in 2019

  2019 Year 2 to Year 5 Swimming Carnival

Our School Swimming Carnival is being held on Friday 6th December 2019, at Blacktown Aquatic Centre, Boyd St, Blacktown

  School Hours Attendance and Supervision of Students

All schools are governed by legislation that refers to the Duty of Care in relation to the safety and wellbeing of students. It clearly defines the responsibility of schools to provide the safest possible environment for children within reasonable parameters

  2019 Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

To ensure that everyone understands these new procedures, we have outlined an overview for you to review.

  2019 Colour Fun Run

This year the community colour fun run will be held on Thursday 26th September and will take place at school and on St Paul’s Oval.

  2019 Colour Run General Information

Some of general information about the Community Colour Fun Run which will be held next Thursday 29th September

  2019 Colour Run Parent Volunteer Note

We need 15 parent volunteers to assist with spraying the students with the colour powder and refilling powder bottles at the Infants session (9:30 am - 10:30 am) and another 15 volunteers to do the same thing at the Primary session (11:15 - 12:15 pm).

  2019 Community Helpers

If you are available to volunteer as a Community Helper we invite you to attend a Training Workshop. During this time we will outline our procedures, processes and expectations so that our Community Helpers are able to support the work we are doing in the Learning Spaces.

  2019 Premiers Reading Challenge note

There have been some questions around the Premier’s Reading Challenge (PRC) that we are involved in each year

  2019 Year 6 Mission Week

Year 6 will be putting on a ‘Market Day’ during Mission Week, on Wednesday 30th October.

  Procedure for arriving at school late

Note outlining the procedure/s required if your child arrives at school late in the morning

  School Hours Attendance and Supervision of Students

All schools are governed by legislation that refers to the Duty of Care in relation to the safety and wellbeing of students. It clearly defines the responsibility of schools to provide the safest possible environment for children within reasonable parameters

  School Processes and Procedures

Information relating to school processes and procedures. Could you please take the time to read this information and speak to your children about anything that is relevant to them.

  2019 Kindergarten Dismissal Process

To assist us in ensuring your child’s safety could you please provide the following information regarding afternoon dismissal.

  2019 Kindergarten History Note

As part of the unit, we ask that your child brings some things from home that will be used in the lessons at school.

  2019 Kindergarten Reader Note

Daily reading is important in helping to develop the children’s knowledge of sight words and high frequency words. New words will be introduced during Guided Reading sessions

  2019 Kindergarten sight words note

Your child has been given this folder as an additional resource to use at home, to develop their skills in reading and writing high frequency words.

  2019 Kindergarten Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Kindergarten Curriculum Overview

  2019 Note to Kindergarten parents

A few reminders to Kindergarten parents to help Kindy ease into Big school

  Afl Clinic note for Kindy, Year 1 and Year 2

Students in Kindergarten, Year 1 and 2 are asked to wear their sports uniform on Fridays, from Week 2 - 6 of Term 4

  Kinder Introductory Reading Note

Kindergarten teachers will be sending home a number of ‘readers’ each week. These ‘readers’ are given to the students to encourage them to practise what they are learning at school.

  Kindergarten Reading Benchmark Push

Daily reading is important and we encourage you to continue to read with your child each day.

  Afl Clinic note for Kindy, Year 1 and Year 2

Students in Kindergarten, Year 1 and 2 are asked to wear their sports uniform on Fridays, from Week 2 - 6 of Term 4

  Food Allergies

If your child has an allergy to any type of food, could you please complete and return the slip.

  2019 Dance Fever Gymnastics Demonstration Lessons

To showcase the wonderful learning that has taken place, we would like to invite parents, grandparents and friends to attend a demonstration Gymnastics lesson.

  2019 Year 2 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  Afl Clinic note for Kindy, Year 1 and Year 2

Students in Kindergarten, Year 1 and 2 are asked to wear their sports uniform on Fridays, from Week 2 - 6 of Term 4

  2019 Year 3 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  Buying a recorder and music tutor for music lessons

As part of this school's music curriculum all children in Years 3 and 4 are taught to play the recorder

  Timetable changes for Year 3 for Term 4

Please note the following changes to the Year 3 timetables - beginning Week 2.

  Timetable changes to 3A and 3R RE sport and library

Due to some timetabling changes, 3A and 3R are having to swap their Library day with their sports time on Fridays.

  2019 Dance Fever Gymnastics Demonstration Lessons

To showcase the wonderful learning that has taken place, we would like to invite parents, grandparents and friends to attend a demonstration Gymnastics lesson.

  2019 Year 4 Homework Grid

This year we will be using a Homework Grid as the format for providing activities for your child to reinforce classroom learning

  2019 Year 4 Penrith Lakes Excursion Permission Note

The date of the excursion is Thursday 7th of November for 4AD and 4M & Friday 8th of November for 4K and 4A. Students will need to be at school no later than 8:30am

  2019 Year 4 Term 3 Curriculum Overview

Term 3 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Year 4 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  2019 Dance Fever Gymnastics Demonstration Lessons

To showcase the wonderful learning that has taken place, we would like to invite parents, grandparents and friends to attend a demonstration Gymnastics lesson.

  2019 Year 6 Mission Week

Year 6 will be putting on a ‘Market Day’ during Mission Week, on Wednesday 30th October.

  2019 Year 6 Permission to watch PG rated movies

If you DO NOT wish for your child to view the movie at camp, please return the below permission slip. If you give permission for your child to view the film you do not need to return the slip.

  2019 Year 6 Term 4 Curriculum Overview

Term 4 Curriculum Overview

  Afl Clinic note for Kindy, Year 1 and Year 2

Students in Kindergarten, Year 1 and 2 are asked to wear their sports uniform on Fridays, from Week 2 - 6 of Term 4

  2019 Stage 2 and 3 Oval Note

We are suggesting that students may want to bring sunglasses and/or a hat with a wide brim, to wear to the oval.

  2019 Stage 2 and 3 Oval Note

We are suggesting that students may want to bring sunglasses and/or a hat with a wide brim, to wear to the oval.

  The BYOD Student and Parent Agreement

An Agreement for students and their parents relating to the BYOD