Parent Bulletin 18
Friday 4 September
Student Wellbeing Day
Years 7-11 Monday 14 September
Students in Years 7-11 will participate in the second Wellbeing Workshop Day on Monday 14 September.
They will be provided with a range of activities on the day, and also have the opportunity to catch up on assessment tasks or work for their classes. Year 12 students will be beginning their school assessed coursework period, beginning with English on the Monday.
Managing the Coronacoaster Webinar
Dr Michael Carr-Gregg’s webinar, Managing the Coronacoaster – Tips for building resilient families in the coronavirus era, gives families practical skills, knowledge and strategies for managing the lockdown period and remote learning.
The Department has engaged Dr Carr-Gregg to present a repeat edition of Managing the Coronacoaster, after his August webinar booked out in three days.
When: 7:30pm, Tuesday 15 September
Duration: 45-minute presentation, followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session
Format: online via live stream
Register for the Managing the Coronacoaster webinar via Eventbrite
Raising Learners Podcast Series
The Department has funded the Raising Children Network to deliver a 10-episode podcast series called ‘Raising Learners’.
Raising Learners will provide parents with practical advice, tips and ideas for supporting children’s health, wellbeing and engagement at school and at home.
The first three podcasts will be available from 1 September, and the rest throughout terms 3 and 4, and can be accessed from podcast apps and the Raising Children Network website.
Building Project Stage 2
The builders have started on Stage 2 of our building project, clearing the site and preparing footings.
School Entrance - Moonee Ponds Creek Path
The school gate from Moonee Ponds Creek path has been closed due to the builders compound being fenced off.
A new gate has been opened approximately 100 metres South, between the Stirling locker bays and VSSEC.