Class Party – Wednesday 14 December 8:45am -12 noon

Class Party – Wednesday 14 December 8:45am -12 noon

To celebrate the end of the year the teachers are organising a class party for all students on the last day of school Wednesday 14 December. All children are welcome to put their party clothes or dress ups on in stead of their school uniform. Please remem...

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End of Year School Concert – Tuesday 13 December

End of Year School Concert – Tuesday 13 December

We look forward to welcoming parents and grandparents to the End of Year School Concert. The children have been practising hard! Please check your pigeon hole this week for the latest practical information (parking, share plates, maximum of 2 extra guests...

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Banksia Family Picnic – Sunday 20 November 10am-2pm

Banksia Family Picnic – Sunday 20 November 10am-2pm

We hope you can all make it to our annual family picnic.  The Family picnic is a great opportunity for parents to meet and socialise. For the children it’s a memorable afternoon filled with fun games. We are meeting around 10 am at the park next door t...

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Enrolment Process

Enrolment Process

Due to high demand and our small size classroom design, we recommend you submit an application form well in advance of your child’s 3rd birthday to give your child the best chance of successfully attaining a position. The steps below are for enrolment a...

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Banksia Open Day – Tuesday 18 October 10-11am

Banksia Open Day – Tuesday 18 October 10-11am

Open Morning – Tuesday 18 October 10-11am Open Mornings are held twice a year for prospective parents of toddlers and pre-school children. This informative session includes a presentation by our Enrolment Officer, a school tour and a quiet observation o...

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Music Incursion – Tuesday 6 September

Music Incursion – Tuesday 6 September

On Tuesday 6 September we welcome Alec Duncan for a very hands-on, play-based music incursion. The aim of this incursion is to develop musical memory, encourage emotional and creative responses to music and to develop musical concepts. Most importantly, t...

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Montessori lunchbox ideas

We strongly encourage children to bring real food instead of bars, squeeze pouch foods, lunchables or other prefab food items. To encourage independence it is essential that all lunches are packed in easy to open containers and/or lunch bags and are ‘sp...

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Your child’s bedroom

Here are some of the ways you can help your child become more independent in their own bedroom. A low clothes rod and hooks in closet Special, reachable place for raincoat, boots, shoes and other clothing A low bed that the child can get into and out of o...

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How to practice Montessori at home

One great confidence booster is to allow your child to participate in the everyday life of the family. It is through this participation that crucial aspects of personality and intellect will develop. As your son or daughter becomes skilful at carrying out...

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Parent Information Night – Thursday 25 August 7pm – Topic: Maths

Parent Information Night – Thursday 25 August 7pm – Topic: Maths

Current and prospective parents are cordially invited to our Parent Information Night on Thursday 25 August 2016. Our information Nights are ideal for learning more about our curriculum, how Montessori can be brought into the home and shed a light on a Mo...

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