Newsletter #44310 November 2017
From the PrincipalBack to Top
Reflecting on the Past Year
As the year draws to a rapid close I am reflecting on the year that has passed.
Annual Presentation of Awards
35th Annual Presentation of Awards - Tuesday 12 December, 2017 - 2:30pm.
Remembrance Day
Saturday, 11 November is Remembrance Day.
Room 1
We are having a wonderful time in Room 1!
Room 2
Term 4 has commenced with fun and exciting experiences for all Room 2 children.
Room 3
During Term 4 the children in Room 3 have been engaged in various experiences to help them with their transition for next year.
Junior SchoolBack to Top
PYP Exhibition
The PYP Exhibition provides opportunity for students to apply all that they have learned throughout their time as PYP students.
Think Tank Workshop
Think Tank Workshop - Creative Writing and Culinary Characters
Elevate Workshop hosted by Hills Grammar
The Junior School Leadership Team participated in the second workshop for the Elevate Project this week, hosted here at Hills Grammar.
Music Instruments For Hire in 2018
The Music Department has some larger instruments available for hire to students wishing to learn in 2018.
Concerts
Junior Lunchtime Concerts and Music Department Term 4 Concerts.
Sports Bulletin
The Sports Bulletin includes information on key dates, football, netball, basketball, cricket, the sports tour, and more.
Commendations
Congratulations to the students who received commendations.
Commendations
Congratulations to the students who received commendations.
Senior SchoolBack to Top
Yearly Examinations – and Looking Ahead to 2018
Our Years 7-10 students have been busy with their yearly examinations this week, and it has been really pleasing to see their mature and studious approach.
Year 7 Performance Evening
Congratulations to students in Year 7 who performed as soloists and ensemble members at the Year 7 Performance Evening.
Spring Fair – Music Terrace Performances
We had a huge following at the recent Spring Fair, with a range of outdoor performances given by music students outside on the music terrace.
Senior School Musical – Years 7-12 2018
The Music and Drama departments are currently finalising details for the 2018 Senior School Musical.
Sports Bulletin
The Sports Bulletin includes information on key dates, football, netball, basketball, cricket, the sports tour, and more.
School TV
There is no doubt that any school transition is a very exciting time for children and parents.
CommunityBack to Top
Celebrating World Teachers’ Day
Several Hills Grammar teachers were recognised at the ACE Awards last week.
Spring Fair Results Are Due Soon
Over the past two weeks The Spring Fair Committee has been busy sorting left over equipment, cleaning up remnants of paperwork, and finalising payments for the Silent Auction items.
Staff Appreciation Breakfast
A big thank you to the Engagement Sub Committee, Jodi Ansell, Renu McVay, Christine Ladewig and Dana Coleman for co-ordinating the Staff Appreciation breakfast this morning.
Welcome to PAFA
All parents and carers in the Hills Grammar community are members of PAFA and are welcome to attend the monthly meetings.
Mobile Blood Bank
The Mobile Blood Bank will be back in town soon!
Camp Australia OOSH
Are you maximising your Government rebates for Outside of School Hours’ Care?
Safer Driver Course
Below is some information sent to us regarding a Safer Driving Course run by TAFE NSW.