Our Primary School Choir gained 1st place in the Small Schools Section of the Grafton Eisteddfod last week. They competed again five other school and sung superbly to win 1st Place. Congratulations to our Primary school children and to our Music Teacher, Fiona Wood and Joanne Gutteridge who was the piano accompanist. The children sang “Who Will Buy?” from the Musical “Oliver” and a gospel song called “Still”.
Our school half yearly exams for years 7 to 10 commence today. The exams will continue for the whole of this week. The school will be holding a Parent Teacher Evening on Wednesday 28th June. Details will be released shortly and all parents are invited to attend this most important evening.
St. Andrew’s Christian School will be competing in the CSSA Northern Zone Soccer Gala Day. This event will be held on Thursday 15th June at Arkinstall Park, Roberts Street, Tweed Heads South. Our school will be competing the senior boys, senior girls, junior boys and open primary school divisions.
To make sure that we arrive on time for the first game, we will be departing from McDonalds, South Grafton at 5.00 a.m. sharp. Please make sure that you child is on time. If you live in the Lower Clarence area, we can arrange a time for your child to be picked up at Ferry Park (5.30 a.m. pick up).
We are expecting to return to McDonalds at South Grafton at approximately 6.30 pm. Please ring the school at 3.30 pm so that we can give you an accurate expected time of arrival (66434770).
Each student is expected to be in their full school sports uniform. Students need to bring their own boots and shin pads. The school has a small supply of shin pads for students who don’t have any. Please notify me in advance if your child requires them. Sneakers are acceptable on the day, no sharp studs are to be worn.
Each students is reminded that they need to bring a water bottle, sunscreen and a hat. There will be a canteen operating with drinks and light snacks, however students are encouraged to bring their own lunch.
Note: Mouthguards are recommended