MUSIC NEWS

Band Rehearsal Change Week 2

A reminder that band is on Thursday 31 July from 8.00am - 9.15am this week.

Rehearsals

It would be great to have 100% attendance at rehearsals over the next few weeks leading into Festival performances. Unless you are absent from school you should be at all rehearsals. We need all members of the team to be able to polish our performances. Your support on this is greatly appreciated.

Assembly Performance for Term 3

Our ensembles and choirs will perform for the school prior to attending the Performing Arts Festival. Please find the schedule below:

Week 3: Friday 8 August - Junior Choir
Week 4: Friday 15 August - School Band
Week 6: Friday 29 August - Senior Choir (THIS DATE HAS CHANGED)

Performing Arts Festival Dates and Times

Ms Draper is still waiting on some permission slips to be returned.
Please be reminded that it is the parent's responsibility to transport children to individual events and the band evening.

Next weeks performances are:

Week 3: Vocal soloist and Instrumental soloist, Zenith Music in Claremont.

CANTEEN ROSTER

The canteen roster was sent home this week. If you have not received your copy please come and see me at the canteen. There are a few vacancies on the roster so if anyone is able to assist me, your help would be very much appreciated. It is a great way to meet new families. Thank you. Alison Honter

Monday 4 August - Katrina Cooper, Cath Payne
Wednesday 6 August - Nerida Burns, Liz Bailey, Dani Low
Thursday 7 August - Junko Walters, Por Ho, Florence Sukmono

EARLY CHILDHOOD PARENTING PROGRAMME 2014

The last two sessions of Orana's Early Childhood (up to and including Year 3) Parenting Programme are being held on 6 & 13 August. It is not too late to enrol as vacancies still exist. This will also be an opportunity to share parenting ideas, ask questions and meet others in our school community. Morning tea will be provided. Child care will be offered where no other alternatives are available.

Session 2 - Wednesday 6 August at 9.00am - 11am

BUILDING RESILIENCY IN CHILDREN
Facilitator - Carmen Wright from Parenting WA, Cannington

Session 3 - Wednesday 13 August 9.00am - 11am

HELPING CHILDREN DEVELOP EMOTIONAL SELF-REGULATION
Facilitator - Irene Wright, Orana School Social Worker

Where: Orana Primary School Library, Querrin Ave Willetton
Cost: Free
Bookings are essential.

Please email wright.irene@cathednet.wa.edu.au to confirm your attendance. If you have any queries please contact Irene Wright (Orana School Social Worker) on 9457 4907.

UNIFORM SHOP

It would be appreciated if all hired white, interschool polo t-shirts were returned to the uniform shop as soon as possible. Once the t-shirt is returned, freshly laundered, you can claim your $5 refund. Thank you for your cooperation. Adrick & Melissa

LOST PROPERTY

David Puttick has lost several items of clothing. Could you please check your children's clothing to ensure that what they are wearing belongs to them. Thank you for your cooperation.

ENTERTAINMENT BOOKS

Today you should receive an envelope containing information on an offer for a free trial of the Digital Entertainment Book. You have until 11 August to register and the trial lasts for 7 days from the commencement of your registration. These free trials of the Digital Membership are limited in number so don't miss out, and start your trial today!

WANSLEA FOSTER CARE

Wanslea Foster Care needs your support. We are currently recruiting foster carers. Wanslea is a community based agency in the Perth metropolitan and Peel regions committed to ensuring that children in need receive the type of high quality care they deserve. For further information regarding Wanslea and the services we offer please refer to our website.

OLE SOCCER

We are holding an after school club commencing week 2 (28 July). The programs will run every Thursday at Riverton Primary School running from 3.00pm - 4.00pm. The course runs for 9 weeks with the first session being a free trial. Cost: Kindy (3-5 year olds) $100, Juniors (6-12 year olds) $110. For further information or Registrations pleae call Oliver on 0449 858 598 or email coaching@olesoccer.com.au