Kent Road Public School

Learn to Live

Telephone02 9878 2884

Emailkentroad-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

This week at KRPS...

  • School Cross Country Carnival - ELS Hall
  • Winter PSSA Round 3 Friday
  • 3-6 Assembly Friday 9:15am

Upcoming events

Tuesday

01

June

Year 6 Visit to State Parliament Excursion

Date

01 June

Time

All day

Location
NSW State Parliament House

During Term 2 and Term 3, Year 6 will be learning about the Federation of Australia, democracy, our system of government, parliament and the Constitution. At our State Parliament, students will sit in the historic Legislative Chambers and have an opportunity to participate in a role play. Year 6 will also be lucky enough to take part in a self-guided tour of the NSW Art Gallery. This year we have been learning about the different techniques artists use to portray Australian landscapes and politicians. We will be seeing some of the artworks in the various exhibitions at the Gallery. Permission and information notes to be distributed soon.

Thursday

24

June

Years 2 to 6 Athletics Carnival

Date

24 June

Time

All day

Location
Dunbar Park, Marsfield

The annual Athletics Carnival is a fun and energetic event on the school's calendar. Student participate in many track and field events, including sprints, long jump, high jump and shot put and discus throws. Students are encouraged to take part in all events and gain valuable house points to go towards their team's total points score in an attempt to win the Athletics Carnival House Trophy.

Wednesday

14

July

Year 4 Overnight Excursion

Date

14-16 July

Time

All day

Location
NSW Sport and Rec. Milson Island

This three-day excursion is an exciting experience for the Year 4 students, which will is a highly valuable and memorable experience that will have a lasting effect on all the students’ social, emotional and physical wellbeing. The students travel to the ‘Outdoor Education NSW’ facility at Morisset on the NSW Central Coast where they will experience a wide range of outdoor activities, such as orienteering, team building activities, ropes courses, a giant swing and rock climbing on the onsite rock climbing tower. ‘Outdoor Education NSW’ has a policy of ‘challenge by choice’ where everyone is encouraged to take part in the activities but will never be forced

Wednesday

20

October

Year 6 Canberra Excursion

Date

20-22 October

Time

All day

Location
Canberra, ACT

At this year's three day Canberra excursion the students will travel by coach to Canberra where they will experience many activities. Places visited will include Parliament House, The War Memorial, Questacon, Australian Institute of Sport and The Australian Botanical Gardens.

Term dates 2021

  • Term 1     27/01/2021 - 01/04/2021 
    • (Students return 29/01/2021)
  • Term 2     20/04/2021 - 25/06/2021
  • Term 3     13/07/2021 - 17/09/2021
  • Term 4     05/10/2021 - 15/12/2021