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Fathers' Day stall - help needed

Dear Parents and Friends of Burwood Public School, Please come to help us sell and wrap presents for the Fathers' Day stall on Tuesday 30 August. We will work in the school hall between 8.30am and 1.30pm. Some helpers are... Read more

Book Week Character Parade

The Book Week Parade will be on Wednesday, 24th August, from 10am to 11am in the COLA. Children dress as their favourite character from a book. A prize for best costume (not hired or bought), is available for each grade.... Read more

Book Fair 2016 - now open Friday!

This week the Book Fair was held. Sales were held on Wednesday and Thursday, 17th and 18th August, after school in the Library, but the P&C has kindly agreed to open on Friday after school for one hour - from 3,00-4.00pm.... Read more

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1 2 ICAS English exam
09:00AM

ICAS English exam


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

Today we are doing the ICAS (English) exam. It will be in two shifts - 9am and 10am. Parents need to have applied for and paid for this exam for their kids to sit it.

3 School photo (sports and groups)
09:00AM

School photo (sports and groups)


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The school sports photos and group photos will be held today.

4 5 6 7
8 9 10 Kinder visit a farm
09:30AM

Kinder visit a farm


from 09:30AM to 03:00PM

The Kinder classes go to a farm to watch how animals are handled and to see whether dairy products come from

11 Kindergarten 2017 school tour
09:00AM

Kindergarten 2017 school tour


from 09:00AM to 12:00PM

Today the new Kindergarten children of 2017 visit our school to have a look around. The Kinder orientation days will be in Term 4.

PDC round 3 debates
10:00AM

PDC round 3 debates


from 10:00AM to 12:00PM

The Premier's Debating Challenge Round 3 debates will be held at the school today. One debate will be in the Hall, and the other in the Library.

12 PRC - closing soon!
09:00AM

PRC - closing soon!


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The Premier's Reading Challenge closes in one week. Hurry up to get those entries in on time. All children in K-2 have had their entries completed by Mr Bain.

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15 Book Fair
09:00AM

Book Fair


from 09:00AM

This year's Book Fair is brought to you by Scholastic. Come and buy a book for your child! Selling days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school.

16 Book Fair
All day

Book Fair


All day

This year's Book Fair is brought to you by Scholastic. Come and buy a book for your child! Selling days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school.

17 Book Week perf St. 3
09:30AM

Book Week perf St. 3


from 09:30AM to 10:30AM

Today the author Martin Chatterton will be visiting for Book Week to speak to children in Years 5 and 6.

BOOK FAIR - SALES AFTERNOON
03:00PM

BOOK FAIR - SALES AFTERNOON


from 03:00PM

Today the Library will become a bookshop, from 3.05pm, to 4.15pm. Mr Bain will be there until 4.30pm to help the last customers get something from the Book Fair.

Book Fair
All day

Book Fair


All day

This year's Book Fair is brought to you by Scholastic. Come and buy a book for your child! Selling days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school.

18 Book Fair
All day

Book Fair


All day

This year's Book Fair is brought to you by Scholastic. Come and buy a book for your child! Selling days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school.

BOOK FAIR - SALES AFTERNOON
to 04:15PM

BOOK FAIR - SALES AFTERNOON


to 04:15PM

Today the Library will become a bookshop, from 3.05pm, to 4.15pm. Mr Bain will be there until 4.30pm to help the last customers get something from the Book Fair.

19 Premier's Spelling Bee
09:00AM

Premier's Spelling Bee


from 09:00AM to 11:00AM

Stage 2: 9-10am; Stage 3: 10-11am. Hosted by Mr Wratten.

BOOK FAIR SALES AFTERNOON
03:00PM

BOOK FAIR SALES AFTERNOON


from 03:00PM to 04:00PM

3.00-4.00pm in the Library. An extra day of sales for the people who didn't get a chance to visit our Book Fair.

Book Fair
to 04:00PM

Book Fair


to 04:00PM

This year's Book Fair is brought to you by Scholastic. Come and buy a book for your child! Selling days are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school.

20 PRC now closed
09:00AM

PRC now closed


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

The Premier's Reading Challenge has now closed. I hope all the children enjoyed taking the challenge.

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22 Festival of Instrumental Music
All day

Festival of Instrumental Music


All day

This year's Festival is at the Sydney Opera House. Some of our students are performing. Tickets are available from the Opera House Box Office.

CBCA Book Week
09:00AM

CBCA Book Week


from 09:00AM

In Book Week, we celebrate the Book of the Year, as judged by the Children's Book Council of Australia. We will have a book character parade on Tuesday 23rd August

23 Burwood Library visits BPS
12:15PM

Burwood Library visits BPS


from 12:15PM to 01:00PM

Today Burwood Municipal Library will visit our Kinder classes to perform a readers' theatre celebration of Book Week.

CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

In Book Week, we celebrate the Book of the Year, as judged by the Children's Book Council of Australia. We will have a book character parade on Tuesday 23rd August

24 Character Parade
10:00AM

Character Parade


from 10:00AM to 10:50AM

Today the Book Week Character Parade will be held, in the COLA, in the hour before lunch.

CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

In Book Week, we celebrate the Book of the Year, as judged by the Children's Book Council of Australia. We will have a book character parade on Tuesday 23rd August

25 Round 4 - Premier's Debating
10:20AM

Round 4 - Premier's Debating


from 10:20AM to 11:00AM

Campsie PS will visit us for Round 4 of the Premier's Debating Challenge. The debate will start at approx 10.20am

CBCA Book Week
All day

CBCA Book Week


All day

In Book Week, we celebrate the Book of the Year, as judged by the Children's Book Council of Australia. We will have a book character parade on Tuesday 23rd August

26 CBCA Book Week
to 03:00PM

CBCA Book Week


to 03:00PM

In Book Week, we celebrate the Book of the Year, as judged by the Children's Book Council of Australia. We will have a book character parade on Tuesday 23rd August

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29 Book Week perf. St. 2
09:30AM

Book Week perf. St. 2


from 09:30AM to 10:30AM

Today Matthew Doyle will be coming to the school to perform for Stage 2 children for Book Week. He will retell Dreamtime stories and use a didgeridoo and teach the children aboriginal dances.

Book week perf. K-2
12:00PM

Book week perf. K-2


from 12:00PM to 03:00PM

Today the K-2 classes will be put into two groups to see the performance of "Crossing Bridges", for Book Week. The flyer is attached

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Upcoming events

Book Week perf. St. 2 Aug 29 09:30AM
Book week perf. K-2 Aug 29 12:00PM
Musica Viva in schools Oct 18 All Day