Mount Kanwary Public School Newsletter

Term 2 Week 5 2021

Principal Message

Dear Parents and Carers

Its starting to feel like Winter is on its way. Its great to see our students bringing their jumpers with names clearly marked on them.

It's been in the news about knives in schools. Please see the link below for the Departments Knives in Schools factsheet.

Ban on Knives in_Schools.pdf


Our Year 3 students have completed their NAPLAN assessments. Before the tests, we spoke about trying our best and we are really proud of how our students managed.

National Simultaneous Storytime

Today is National Simultaneous Storytime where students across the country read the book 'Give Me Some Space'  by Phillip Bunting. This year, the book was even read live from the International Space Station. 

Small Schools Athletics Carnival

Our SS Athletics carnival will be happening on Tuesday 25 May at Vi Barnett Oval, Raymond Terrace. Students are to arrive at 8.45am with the events commencing at 9am.


Our gymnastics program has commenced and students are enjoying participating in the different activities including stretches, rolling, coordination and springboard.  Gymnastics will be held every Wednesday and we thank Cessnock PCYC for coming to our school.

Meal Deal Order

Year 6 will be having another Meal Deal canteen on Friday 4 June.

Meal Deals will be $5.00 and will be either Pizza or Nuggets.

Notes will be going home at the end of the week.

Have a wonderful week!

Katrina Cameron




National Simultaneous Storytime

Up Coming Events

17 MayNAPLAN continues
25 MaySmall Schools Athletics Carnival$5.00
26 MayGymnastics$29.00
31 MaySchool Photos
4 JunHot Food Canteen$5.00

Tweet Awards

Congratulations to Ben for achieving his 'Yellow feather". Keep up the fantastic work!

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Mount Kanwary Public School is a small school with immense pride in the quality of educational opportunities offered to students.