MUSIC NEWS

Instrumental Music 2015

All timetables are displayed on the board outside the music room. If you are hiring a school instrument, you should have received a hire form. Can you please return these signed forms back to Ms Draper or the office. Congratulations to 95% of students on getting to their music lesson on time and without the tutor having to come and collect you. Let's aim for 100% every week.

Classical Guitar Ensemble - Change of time

Rehearsal for guitar ensemble has changed to before school on a Thursday due to lunchtime being very noisy. It will now be from 8.15am - 9.00am in the band room every Thursday morning. Students will be eligible to join guitar ensemble once they have met a minimum standard.

Music Rehearsal Schedule 2015

All rehearsals are now up and running. If you are late to school you still need to come to rehearsals. It is better to be late than not here at all!

Monday: 8.15am-9.00 am Senior Choir (Yrs 4-6)

Tuesday: 8.15am-9.00am Junior Choir (Yrs 2-3)

Wednesday: 8.00am-9.15 am Band Practice

Thursday: 8.15am-9.00 am Classical Guitar Ensemble.

SWIMMING TRAINING DATES & TIMES

Training at Riverton Leisureplex - Wednesday 25 February from 7.30am- 8.00am - Lanes 1 & 2

Training at Riverton Leisureplex - Tuesday 4 March from 7.30am- 8.00am - Lanes 3 & 4

Students who would like to train for the swimming carnival can come to Riverton Leisureplex on the above dates and times to get in some practice and see where they may fit into the carnival.

Trials at Northlake Senior Campus - Tuesday 4 March from 1.00pm- 3.00pm. Students that need to be trialed will be notified.

Leigh Chatt, Physical Education Teacher

P & F NEWS

There is a P & F meeting tonight at 7.00pm. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Thank you to those who have volunteered to be Classroom Representatives. We are still in need of Reps for the following year levels: PKB & PKW, 1W, 3B & 3W, 4B, 5W. If you are interested in being a Classroom Rep please call Carol Erkes on 0434 077 540. Thank you for considering this.

ORANA NETBALL CLUB-WINTER 2015 REGISTRATION

Registrations for the winter 2015 season are now open. The season runs from 2 May 2015 until 22 August 2015 with games played on a Saturday morning at Southern Districts Netball Centre in Langford. If your daughter(s) is in Year 2-6 and interested in playing, please complete the registration form sent home in note folders recently, or collect a registration form from the school office.

This season our teams will be wearing the new Orana netball uniform!

Registration closes 23rd February 2014 so don't miss out on another great netball season.

Queries can be directed to Rick and Kathryn Berwick via dupanache1@bigpond.com or 0417 347 115

GROWING VINE

Growing Vine is a seniors group run every Friday during the school term from 10.00am till 2.00pm in the church meeting room. Each week the members come together in fellowship and participate in cards, board games, quizzes, sing-a-longs and more, as well as sharing morning tea and lunch together and attending the midday Mass. Lunch outings are also organized approximately twice a term.

Growing Vine is a rewarding and fulfilling ministry for both members and volunteers. New members are most welcome.

We are also looking for volunteers to assist in the kitchen, preparing meals and serving to the members on a once-a-month roster.

For more information or to express your interest, please contact one of the coordinators: Irene Er-Smith: 9457 8891 or 0466 807 019 OR Emma Cheney: 0431 938 796.

ST NORBERT COLLEGE OPEN DAY

Monday 9 March 2015. St Norbert College warmly invites prospective students and their parents to tour our excellent college, its contemporary facilities and extensive grounds. Tours will be conducted at 9.00am and 1.30pm.

Enrolments for Year 7 in 2017

We have commenced our enrolments for 2017. Application forms may be obtained by phoning the Enrolment Officer, Mrs Hughes on 9350 5433.

After-School Tennis Coaching Clinics (Term 1)

All Kindy to Year 2 children were given a registration form for an After-School Tennis Coaching Clinic starting Friday 20 February between 3.25-4.25pm. We will conduct it on the school basketball courts.

The activity is coordinated and run by Physical Education and/or Soccer Specialists; all with their Working With Children Checks. The Clinic focuses on Maximum Participation during organised and Fun 8 x 1 Hour sessions. The cost for the clinic is $80.00 per child.

If you are interested in letting your child learn and play this World Game in fun sessions and you have not yet registered, then please register online by Wednesday 18 February. Alternatively, you can complete the registration form and return it to Reception by Thursday 19 February. (Spare registration forms are available at Reception). If you have any queries, please call Jacob Aquino on 6162 0932.

WILLETTON JUNIOR FOOTBALL CLUB

We are having an open day on Sunday 22 February between 10.00am & 2.00pm at the Willetton Sports Club at Burrendah Reserve Willetton. Registration and clothing / uniform orders will be taken on this day. All players of any skill level from Pre Primary to Year 12 are welcome. Costs for registration are:

  • Auskick (Pre Primary-Year 3): $130 per child.
  • Junior / Youth (Yrs 4-10) $200 per child.
  • Youth (Years 11/12) $220 per child.

For more information please contact Terry Allan on 0410 058 064 for Auskick / Junior (Yrs 4-6) or Glenn Hunter on 0403 016 822 for Youth (Yrs 7-12).

RIVERTON FOOTBALL CLUB

Calling AFL Footballers - Interested in playing footy in 2015?

Auskick (Kindy-Year 3) through to Year 12. Registration Day is 
Sunday 22 February 2015
 between 10.00am-12 midday
 at the Riverton Reserve, High Rd Riverton or visit our website for more details.

Auskick: Kindy to Year 2 - $120. Year 3 - $140. Contact Sarah on 0414 832 383 or email her on rivertonjfcauskick@gmail.com

Years 4 to 6 - $160. Years 7 to 10 - $170. Years 11 to 12 - $190.00 (includes a free club shirt for new players). Contact Glenys on 0400 055 123 or email her on rivertonjfcregistrar@gmail.com.