Entries by Sarah Kennedy

Paula Richardson’s Retirement: message collection closes Tuesday 12th November


Paula Richardson announced her formal retirement from Oatley Public School. She has been an inspirational, valued and professional educator and has given so much to the children, families and school community of Oatley Public School over her many years of service. Should you wish to send Paula your best wishes, a box will be left...

Save the date – Seniors/Grandparents Christmas Luncheon – Thursday 28th November


Please save the date of Thursday 28th November for the Seniors/Grandparents Christmas Luncheon, which will again be hosted by Oatley PS and held in the school hall. Parent volunteers will be needed to assist with preparing the Christmas lunch. Our SRC students and school leaders will assist with serving lunch. More specific details will be provided in...

2019 School Swimming and Water Safety Program Reminder


The annual school swimming and water safety program begins for selected students this Monday 16th September and continues for two weeks up to and including Friday 27th September. Please see the attached note which summarises the critical information for parents of swim scheme participants. Students participating in this program should arrive at school daily by 8:45...

Important Cybersafety Update from Office of the eSafety Commissioner


The Office of the eSafety Commissioner released a very important eSafety (cybersafety) media statement on Friday 1st March 2019. Please read the statement via the link below: https://goo.gl/17UMbi This statement reminds us that active parental engagement and oversight of a child’s online activities is critical from a very early age. It also provides 5 top tips to help limit your...

Reminder: Stage 3 (and all 4/5K) Council Visit – Permission Note Deadline and Early Start for 4/5K/5H


All Stage 3 classes (including the Year 4 students in 4/5K) will be attending an excursion to Georges River Civic Centre in Hurstville this Tuesday 25th September. All permission notes need to be received by the school office tomorrow Monday 24th September. Students without permission cannot attend the excursion. This is a reminder that 4/5K and 5H...

Stage 3 (and all of 4/5K) Georges River Council Visit – Parent Helpers Needed


All Stage 3 classes (including the Year 4 students in 4/5K) will be attending an excursion to Georges River Civic Centre in Hurstville on Tuesday 25th September. This visit complements our History study of the different levels of government and the responsibilities of local government. We will be meeting with Gail Connolly (General Manager,...

Early Start for Science Space Excursion (Stage 3 and all of 4/5K) – Tuesday 11th September


Stage 3 students (and all the Year 4 students in 4/5K) are attending an excursion to Science Space in North Wollongong this Tuesday 11th September. Students are required to be at school at 7:45 am ready for a prompt departure at 8:00 am. Students should wear full school uniform and bring a small bag with their...