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28 Education Week...
09:00AM

Education Week (28 July-1st Aug)


from 09:00AM

This week is Education Week, when we celebrate Public Education

Field of Mars ...
09:00AM

Field of Mars incursion


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The staff from the Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre will be visiting our school today and tomorrow to work with Stage 1 students on insects. The students will be making digital recordings of their findings in early September.

29 Choir Opera Ho...
09:00AM

Choir Opera House tickets


from 09:00AM to 08:30PM

Tickets for the Opera House performance of our school Choir open at 9am. Grab a couple whilst they're still available. Phone the Opera House on 9250 7777 to get your tickets today.

Field of Mars ...
09:00AM

Field of Mars incursion


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The staff from the Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre will be visiting our school today to work with Stage 1 students on insects. The students will be making digital recordings of their findings in early September.

ICAS - English
09:00AM

ICAS - English


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

The UNSW exam for English is held today. This is voluntary for children, and the UNSW charges a fee to do and mark this exam.

+ 2 more event(s)
30 CAPA Showcase ...
09:00AM

CAPA Showcase (Education Week)


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

As part of our Education Week activities, we will have a CAPA Showcase day. Come and see the musical, dramatic, and literary talents of the students.

Maths Olympiad...
01:00PM

Maths Olympiad 3


from 01:00PM to 01:45PM

A competition in problem-solving for children in Year 5 and 6, held in the 5T classroom.

Education Week...
All day

Education Week (28 July-1st Aug)


All day

This week is Education Week, when we celebrate Public Education

31 Science Day (E...
09:30AM

Science Day (Education Week)


from 09:30AM to 11:00AM

As part of our Education Week activities, BPS is having a Science Day. Parents are invited to classrooms to watch a 30-minute Science demonstration lesson. 3 lessons will be run in each classroom between 9.30am and 11:00am

Education Week...
All day

Education Week (28 July-1st Aug)


All day

This week is Education Week, when we celebrate Public Education

1 Education Week...
to 03:00PM

Education Week (28 July-1st Aug)


to 03:00PM

This week is Education Week, when we celebrate Public Education

2 3
4 Round 4, Debat...
10:45AM

Round 4, Debating


from 10:45AM to 12:00PM

Today the BPS boys' team will host the Concord West team in Round 4 of the Premier's Debating Challenge. The debate will begin later today, at around 11am, and will be in the Library, which will be closed for the debated.

5 NAIDOC Week Pe...
09:00AM

NAIDOC Week Performance


from 09:00AM to 01:30PM

Today we will be having an indigenous performer coming to demonstrate aspects of Aboriginal life and culture, as part of our NAIDOC Week celebrations.

6 Class photos
09:00AM

Class photos


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Today the 2014 photos will be taken in classes. Children should wear their school uniform, complete with black shoes. Sport and group photos are tomorrow.

7 Sport/ Group p...
09:00AM

Sport/ Group photos


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Today is the second day of photos, for Sport teams, and group photos. Children should be in uniform for the photo sessions.

8 9 10
11 Book Fair arri...
09:00AM

Book Fair arrives.....


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The Book Fair will arrive to day, and classes will be invited through to look at the stock. Sales will be on Wednesday and Thursday from a few minutes after 3pm.

12 Descendants of...
09:00AM

Descendants of the Dragon (perf)


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

Today is the performance of the show "Descendants of the Dragon" for children in Years 3-4, to celebrate Book Week 2014.

13 Book Fair - Sa...
03:00PM

Book Fair - Sales day


from 03:00PM to 04:30PM

Today will be the first of the Book Fair Sales days. Books will be on sale from 3.10pm. Note that the sale does not start as soon as the bell goes, to allow staff to gather in the Library to help with the sale.

14 2nd day - Book...
03:15PM

2nd day - Book Fair sale


from 03:15PM to 04:30PM

Today is the second day of sales of the 2014 Book Fair. Come and support your school, and buy a book!

15 Ugly Snowrella...
09:00AM

Ugly Snowrella (performance)


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

Today is a performance for the K-2 children to celebrate Book Week 2014. The sessions will be at 9am and 10am in the Hall.

16 17
18 CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

19 Community talk
09:00AM

Community talk


from 09:00AM to 10:00AM

A talk on the subject "accommodating differences in every classroom" will be given today in the school Hall. Parents are welcome to come along and hear this talk, then stay for the P&C meeting if they wish to.

P + C meeting
09:00AM

P + C meeting


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

The August meeting of the P + C will be held today, after the morning assembly in the COLA

CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

20 Opera Oz - The...
All day

Opera Oz - The Barber of Seville


All day

Today the Australian Opera's school tours section comes to Burwood PS and performs for us Rossini's opera "The Barber of Seville".

Maths Olympiad...
01:00PM

Maths Olympiad 4


from 01:00PM to 01:45PM

A competition in problem-solving for children in Year 5 and 6, held in the 5T classroom.

CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

21 CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

22 CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

23 CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

Today is the Children's Book Council of Australia Book Week. The Best Book of the Year in several categories is announced this week.

24
25 Choir performa...
07:00PM

Choir performance (Opera House)


from 07:00PM to 09:00PM

Tonight our school Choir will be performing at the Opera House.

26 27 Monty Boori Pr...
12:30PM

Monty Boori Pryor (author visit)


from 12:30PM to 03:00PM

Today is the visit of the author Monty Pryor to the children in Year 5-6, to celebrate Book Week 2014

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Round 4, Debating Aug 4 10:45AM
NAIDOC Week Performance Aug 5 09:00AM
Class photos Aug 6 09:00AM
Sport/ Group photos Aug 7 09:00AM
Book Fair arrives..... Aug 11 09:00AM
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