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Dear Members of our Community of Faith,


P&F Annual General Meeting

The P&F Annual General Meeting will be on Monday 16th November at 7.30pm.


Orientation Days

The remaining Kindergarten orientation sessions are on Fridays 13th and 27th November – 9am till 1pm.

Students to be enrolled in Year 7 or other grades in 2016 are invited on Friday 27th November.


Year 12 Graduation Dinner –Sat 14th Nov

6pm for photos and drinks, meal will be served at 7pm in the Banksia room at the Commercial Club. Please be aware the Commercial club will be extra busy at 7pm so arrive early to get a park.


Presentation Night

Our end of year Presentation Night will be Wednesday 2nd December 7pm in the school hall. All welcome.


Youth Expo – 13 to 18 years

Saturday 21st November Xavier High School, starting at 9am. There will be talks, games, small group activities, testimonials and a vigil Mass.

See attached poster for further details.


Mission Day – Wednesday 18th Nov

Students are asked to bring any spare coins to support the Madagascar Missions. The two sports teams (St Don Bosco and St Francis) will compete to see who has the longest line of coins. The coin line will be made after assembly and before the first primary group goes to their swimming session.


Annual Bush Dance

Holy Spirit Hall on Saturday 28th November from 7pm. $10 per person or $20 per family. BYO supper. Tea and coffee available. This is a fundraiser for NACF.


Morning Tea at Frederick (Turtle) Park

Mums and little ones are invited to come and play and share a snack together on Wednesday 18th November at 10am. Frederick Park is on Fairview Drive, North Albury.


Primary Swimming Intensive

K-6 students will be participating in graded intensive swimming lessons from Monday 16th to Friday 20th November. Notes and payment due at the office prior to lessons.


Secondary Student Excursion to Canberra

Year 7,8,9 & 10 students will be travelling to Canberra this Friday 13th November. Please arrive at school by 5.45am in full school uniform. The bus has to leave promptly at 6am to make it to Canberra on time.


Bookfair at SMMC- Friday 27th 10am-3.30pm

There will be a bookfair in the library of SMMC on Friday 27th November by Cardinal Newman Faith Resources. Come and join us after Mass and get some wonderful Catholic supplies for Christmas.


School Productions DVD’s for sale $5 each

We have had enquiries about previous school productions. ‘Asterix and the Normans’ and ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ are available from the office if you would like your own DVD copy.


Uniform Reminder

Now that the hot weather has arrived it is even more important that students wear their hats in the playground. Please make sure your children all have a hat. Thank you. The ‘No hat – no play’ rule applies.


Family Life Talk

Ladies are welcome to hear Carmen Pavia speak on Family Life and Time Management at the Horsfall home on Saturday 21st November from 3pm to 5pm. Afternoon tea provided.

Term 4 – Wed 7th Oct to Fri 4th Dec

Secondary Canberra Excursion– Fri 13th Nov

Year 12 Graduation Dinner – Sat 14th Nov

Mission Day – Wednesday 18th Nov

Primary Swim Intensive – Mon 16–Fri 20 Nov

Family Life Talk – Sat 21st Nov 3pm

Bookfair – Friday 27th  Nov 10am-3.30pm Library

Presentation Night – Wed 2nd Dec, 7pm

Curriculum Corner – Remembrance Day


Remembrance Day