Last week we hosted a special morning tea to thank the many wonderful volunteers who work so hard to make a difference at Castletown PS. More than 150 invitations were sent to parents, grandparents and friends of the school.
On Thursday, 6th Dec, at 1pm, Castletown PS will hold a Presentation Assembly, hosted by the Principal, Mr Brand, in the Old Undercover Area. Teachers present Class Book Awards and items will be performed. This assembly acknowledges and celebrates a wonderful year of teaching and learning in 2018.
On Tuesday, 11th December, Castletown Primary School will celebrate the Graduation of our Year 6 students with a special assembly to be held in our Old Undercover Area at 1pm. This assembly will showcase our students and their achievements in their final year of school.
The Assembly area was transformed into a farmyard on Thursday 29th November when the Pre-Primary Students of EC1 and EC6 led the Whole School Assembly. There were Cool Cats, Dancing Ducks and Performing Pigs and a Little Red Hen entertaining us with the story of the Little Red Hen.
Our Kindergarten Students participated in a School Sports Fun Day on the Wednesdays of Week 6 and 7. Students were able to showcase the Fundamental Movement Skills they have been learning with Mrs Gallop.
On Wednesday 28th November we held a Thank You Morning Tea for our parent and community volunteers.
On Tuesday, 27th November, 58 Castletown Primary School Year 6 students made their way up to Esperance Senior High School to participate in their Transition Day.
Transitioning from primary to secondary school is an exciting time for children. Learning how to travel independently on public transport is one of many new experiences students will face.
The P&C is closing the canteen in Term 1, 2019 to completely review our canteen procedures, menu, suppliers, cost of production and overheads. We will also use this time to employ and train a new Canteen Manager. As the P&C committee are all volunteers, we have chosen to set aside Term 1 to do this.
The Cannery’s January Kickarts school holiday program is in the works and set to be full of ocean-themed, nautical fun in honour of our Flotsam & Jetsam exhibition. Keep your eyes on our Website, Facebook and Instagram accounts for more announcements. Summer school is always busy so book early!
Dear ParentsI wish to thank and congratulate Mr Weckert for the fine job he did to lead our Numero Team to place third in the recent state-wide competition held in Perth.
Castletown’s Mathematic Marbles have achieved the best result ever for our school, placing third overall in the AFG Interschool Numero Final in Perth.