From the Principal

I might be a little biased, but I think our children are the best!

Last week, for the first time ever, our ACC Senior choir sang at the Dale Fest. They were really nervous, yet they performed their two songs with confidence. Even the audience of over 150 children, teachers and parents clapped along when our ACC choir sang Jailhouse Rock, and cheered loudly at the end.

Mrs Watson is to be congratulated for developing these talented students into a team of performers of whom we can be proud.

We read in the bible that Jesus told us to be like children - curious, adventurous, willing to learn new things and have new experiences. We can then call ourselves lifelong learners, expecting to be inspired and stretched in our thinking, and enjoying all that life offers us. (Jesus told the disciples)

"Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it."
Mark 10:14-15

ACCDD P&F

The next P&F meetingwill be held on Tuesday 9th October at 6:00pm.

Childminding will be available, however, please email Joan at [email protected] to book a place.

Enrolments for 2019

This is the time of the year when we begin to plan for the staffing and resources we will need to achieve maximum learning in 2019. Places are filling up fast, and we are excited about our continued growth, and hope you are too.

If you have a family member, friend, neighbour or colleague who has Primary aged children who would benefit from joining our incredible learning community, let them know we are now open for 2019 enrolments.

Bring them in to meet Mrs Burrage, who will be happy to show them around.

ACC Playgroup

ACC Playgroup is for children 0-4 years old. Feel free to let your friends and neighbours know they are invited. The ACC Playgroup meets every Tuesday morning 9:00am -10:30am. Mrs Watson, our Music specialist, runs a session at 9:00am - it’s not to be missed! There are crafts and fun activities for the children, and opportunities to get to know other families. For more details, call 9391 1500 or email [email protected]u. Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Jiggle-Bugs-Play-Group-858134771041579/

VacSwim 2018

With swimming pools and beaches a big part of the Western Australian lifestyle, ensuring your children can swim competently and safely is essential.

You can now enrol your children in VacSwim swimming lessons during the October and December/January school holidays.

VacSwim is for all children - from beginners to more advanced swimmers and young people doing their Bronze Medallion. Your children can start as young as five years old.

Enrol your children in VacSwim now at education.wa.edu.au/swimming

Important Dates to note on 2019 Calendar

ACCDD will be aligning their term dates with other ACC schools in 2019. Please note the changes so that you are aware of when your children will be attending school next year.

Term 1: Monday 4th February to Friday 12th April

Term 2: Monday 29th April to Friday 5th July

Term 3: Monday 29th July to Friday 27th September

Term 4: Monday 14th October to Thursday 12th December

Please note these changes:

  • There will be no Professional Learning Days at the beginning of Terms 2, 3, or 4, so students will return to school on the Monday of each term.
  • The July school holidays will extend to 3 weeks for students, with staff returning after 2 weeks to undertake five Professional Learning Days from July 22-26, so students will return on 29th July.

Primary Happy Snaps

We have had a fantastic week at ACC, with so much discovery and learning. Our Happy Snaps capture some of the experiences that we want to share with you.

Coming Soon

Term 3 2018

Week 9

  • Thursday 13th - Friday 14th September, Year 4 - 6 Camp.

Week 10

  • Wednesday 19th September, (weather permitting) School Sport Carnival and Sausage Sizzle.
  • Friday 21st September, Assembly, Kindy, Pre Primary & Year 1.
  • Friday 21st September, Final Day Term 3. 

Term 4 2018

Week 1

  • Tuesday 9th October, Students commence Term 4.
  • Tuesday 9th October, P & F Meeting 6.00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 10th - Friday 12th October, Pre Primary - Year 2 Swimming Program.
  • Monday 15th - Friday19th October, Pre Primary - Year 2 Swimming Program.
  • Friday 19th October, Year 4 - 6 Assembly.
  • Friday 19th & Saturday 20th October, Kelmscott Show.

Week 3

  • Friday 26th October, Interschool Numero Competition.

Week 4

  • Friday 2nd November, Assembly Year 2 - 3.

Week 6

  • Monday 12th November, Incursion ‘Left Education’.
  • Friday 16th November, Assembly Kindy, Pre Primary & Year 1

Week 8

  • Christmas Concert/Year 6 Graduation (Day and Date to be Announced)

Week 9

Wednesday 5th December, FINAL DAY OF TERM 4.

  • Friday 7th December, Christmas Parade.

2019 Important Dates

Term 1: Monday 4th February to Friday 12th April

Term 2: Monday 29th April to Friday 5th July

Term 3: Monday 29th July to Friday 27th September

Term 4: Monday 14th October to Thursday 12th December

Yours in Christ,

Jacqui Burrage

Principal

[email protected]u 

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