Faith is taking the first step, even when you don’t see the whole staircase. – Martin Luther King Jr
Hi Everyone 😊
I hope your school year is fulfilling and that you very much enjoy each step of the 2019 journey with the children, families and colleagues.
Welcome to all – to the new families in the school community, to everyone returning and to the following staff who are new to the School this Year:
Jayne Wylie: Jayne joins our teaching staff as our new Class Four Teacher. She will shortly communicate to the Class Four Parents a brief biography on her journey to date and would love to meet with the children and their families before school commences.
Holly Peterson joins our staff as the new Class One Teacher.
Isabella Broun joins our staff in the role of Education Assistant for Kindergarten.
Marie Limondin joins our staff as the Music-Strings Teacher.
School Welcome – Information Evening: Thursday 31 January 5.30pm to 7.00pm We are holding a whole school community orientation gathering followed by twilight supper – for all parents and staff. This is opportunity for all families, new and not so new, to gather as a Steiner School Community, to hear and share our vision, values and protocols, and to meet new staff and families. Can you please mark it on your calendar as a special day of significance for attendance? Thank you.
- Parent Survey: Our Parent Survey is open until January 28. If you have not yet had time to complete it, please do so: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LF6JJ89
- Whole School Busy Bee: To be held from 8am on Saturday February 2. Come along to meet other families, help with a general tidy up before school commences and fulfil Family Commitment Hours.
- Golden Threads Opening Hours: The school shop will be open from 10am-12pm on Busy Bee day (Feb 2) for the purchase of school supplies. When school resumes opening hours will be: Mon, Wed, Fri. 8.30am-10.30am and 2.30pm-3.45pm; Tues 8.30am-10.30am; Thurs 8.30am-10.40am and 2.00pm-3.15pm (early close).
Return of 2019 Student Forms: If you have not filled in and returned your 2019 Student Forms emailed out on December 19 please do so ASAP. The school office is open Monday to Friday from 8.30am if you wish to return in person.
School Fees: The due date for school fees, if paying in full or as the first instalment of a plan is Tuesday February 5 at the latest. If you have not yet set up a plan please complete and return your Ezidebit Form ASAP. If unsure of your arrangements for 2019 email firstname.lastname@example.org.