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PRINCIPAL'S END OF YEAR LETTER TO FAMILIES
Please scroll down to find a copy of the Principal's end of year letter to families.
TERM 1 STARTING DATES
Wednesday 30 January - all NEW students and Year 12 students (Orientation Day) PLEASE WEAR SPORTS UNIFORM.
PLEASE NOTE, THE TUCKSHOP WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ON THIS DAY.
Thursday 31 January - all RETURNING students PLEASE WEAR ACADEMIC UNIFORM
School commences at 8.30am and finishes at 3.15pm.
Attached at the bottom of this page is a document for each HOUSE.
Please read through your daughter's allocated House for important contact information and details on what to wear on the first day of school.
Our College Uniform Shop is currently located on-site at the College behind the Café by the Sea. The Uniform Shop is owned and operated by Wearitto.
January 2019 Trading Days:
Wearitto will then be moving the Uniform Shop off-site, trading as of 1st February at 263 CHARTERS TOWERS ROAD, HERMIT PARK.
Please click here for our uniform requirements, our uniform policy and a price list.
STATIONERY, BYOD & TEXT BOOKS
STATIONERY: Please click here to be directed to our 2019 Stationery Requirements, including BYOD. You can upload our stationery list directly to Office Works via the link below, or you can drop it in-store and they will fill your order. Otherwise you can purchase the items independently.
Stationery will be provided to boarding students.
TEXT BOOKS: All text books are supplied (to both Day and Boarding students) and must be returned in good condition at the end of the year.
BYOD & LAPTOPS: All students are required to have a laptop. Please click here for a listing of specifications and information about the use of these devices and the internet during school.
BOARDERS' PACKING LIST & HANDBOOK
TERM DATES 2019
Term 1: Wednesday 30 January (All NEW students and Year 12) Thursday 31 January (All students) - Thursday 4 April.
Term 2: Wednesday 24 April - Thursday 20 June
Term 3: Tuesday 16 July - Thursday 19 September
Term 4: Wednesday 9 October - Friday 15 November (Year 12) and Thursday 28 November (Years 7-11) Please note, there is a Student Free Day scheduled for Monday 16 October
TUITION & BOARDING FEES 2019
Please click here for a schedule of tuition and boarding fees for 2019.
TUCKSHOP & CAFE BY THE SEA
ABSENCES, LATE ARRIVALS & EARLY DEPARTURES
Please call 4753 0377 if your daughter will be absent from school, prior to 8.30am. All students will need to visit Student Reception if they are late arriving at school and for early departures.
SCHOOL DROP OFF & PICK UP
There is a drop off/pick up zone directly in front of the College on The Strand, near the main College entrance. Alternatively, students can enter the College via the gates on Oxley Street.
The College operates two bus routes daily. Please click here for schedules. Parents are asked to complete the CONFIRMATION OF BUS USE form to book a place on the bus. Buses will park on Oxley Street for both morning drop offs and afternoon pickups.
MUSIC TUITION & ENROLMENT
The College offers private tuition in a wide range of instruments, including both solo and group lessons. Please click here for more information and an enrolment form. Please complete the enrolment form and return to Student Reception if you wish for your daughter to participate in lessons.
PARENTS' WELCOME FUNCTION - FRIDAY 1 FEBRUARY 2018
Parents of new and returning students are warmly invited to our annual Welcome Function, hosted by our P&F.
Please click here to RSVP. Come along and meet our leadership team and staff.
Friday 1 February, 5pm-7pm at the Cafe by the Sea (airconditioned!)
COMMUNICATION WITH THE COLLEGE
Please click here for a list of contacts when communicating with the College. This includes student absences,special permissions, academic queries, accounts, pastoral care, boarding, enrolments,
PARENT ENGAGEMENT - P&F
Parent engagement is vital for a dynamic and healthy school community and we are committed to ensuring that our parents feel connected and engaged throughout their time in our College community. Please click here for more information on our College P&F and the events scheduled for 2019. Please click here for more information on parent engagement.
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