Excelsior Public School

High Ideals, High Expectations, High Achievement

Telephone02 9634 3774

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Upcoming events

Thursday

22

August

Stage 2 Excursion - Classes 4L and 3R - Sydney Observatory

Date

22 August

Time

4:45-8:40 PM

Location
Sydney Observatory

4L and 3R will be supervised by Mrs Lees & Mrs Rhodes An excursion to Sydney Observatory has been organised for all Stage 2 students. This excursion is designed to complement the Stage 2 science unit, ‘Night and Day’. The Observatory educators will use the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Thinking Routines to stimulate deep thinking about our place in the Solar System and the amazing Universe while looking through telescopes, exploring the seasonal sky in the planetarium and using the unique augmented reality activities. There will not be time for dinner at the venue, so we recommend that your child has a small dinner before they arrive and a snack to take with them on the excursion, to be eaten on arrival at the Observatory.

Friday

23

August

K-2 Athletics Carnival

Date

23 August

Time

9:15 AM-12:30 PM

Location
Oval

The K-2 athletics carnival will be held on Friday 23rd August, 2019. The aim of this carnival is to encourage participation, develop sportsmanship and build self-esteem in a fun and non-threatening atmosphere. Over the term, Sports In Schools have been introducing a range of skill based activities, which will have prepared the students for this event.

Monday

26

August

Stage 2 Excursion - Classes 4B and 4E - Sydney Observatory

Date

26 August

Time

4:45-8:40 PM

Location
Sydney Observatory

4B and 4E will be supervised by Mrs Bowry & Mrs Evans. An excursion to Sydney Observatory has been organised for all Stage 2 students. This excursion is designed to complement the Stage 2 science unit, ‘Night and Day’. The Observatory educators will use the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Thinking Routines to stimulate deep thinking about our place in the Solar System and the amazing Universe while looking through telescopes, exploring the seasonal sky in the planetarium and using the unique augmented reality activities. There will not be time for dinner at the venue, so we recommend that your child has a small dinner before they arrive and a snack to take with them on the excursion, to be eaten on arrival at the Observatory.

Thursday

29

August

Father's Day Stall

Date

29 August

Time

9:00-11:30 AM

Location
Upper Quad

Father Day Stall