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Thanksgiving Mass arrival procedures

Thank you to the parents who have booked in to attend our Thanksgiving Mass tomorrow. The bookings have reached 50 and are now closed.

When arriving tomorrow, please enter through the back door of the hall, nearest to the Jones building (Year 3). Please sign in using the Canberra Check in app as well as initial on the sign-in sheet. Hand sanitiser will be provided and we also ask at the end of the Mass that you wipe your seats down with the wipes that will be provided. 

We look forward to celebrating Mass together tomorrow.

Yr 6 Graduation disco - Housekeeping

We are looking forward to the Year 6 Farewell Disco tonight from 6:30-8:30pm. Please note that no mobile devices will be allowed in the hall during the disco for privacy  of students and staff. This includes mobile phones, iPads and watches that can photograph or take videos. If there is a need to contact a parent, teachers have the contact details and will phone if required.

Please also remember that drop off and pick up will be at the front office car park.

Student medications at school

Dear parents and carers

A letter will go home this week for parents and carers of students who receive medication at school. Please collect all medications by Friday 18th December 2020.

No medications can be stored at school over the school holidays.  Any items not collected will be disposed of.

Please note: New Action Plans and Authorities will be required for 2021. These should be brought to the front office by parents/carers on the first day of school, Monday 1st February 2021. Action Plans should be updated and printed/provided by your doctor. Authority forms can be downloaded from the school website under the Notes and Notices drop-down menu.

Thank you for your understanding.

Semester 2, 2020 school reports

All school reports are going home tomorrow, Friday 11 November 2020.  Take this time to celebrate your child’s achievements in semester 2, 2020.

For families with separate addresses - if you would prefer for your copy to be posted to you rather than handed to your child, please contact the front office via email by 12pm Friday 11 November, and they will be happy to mail it out to the postal address on file.

Subway lunch order - orders due tomorrow Wed 9/12

Please be reminded that orders are due tomorrow (Wednesday 9/12/20) for the Subway lunch order.  Spare envelopes are available at the front office.

On Monday 14th December, we are holding a Subway lunch day.

  • 1 envelope per child
  • $6.50 correct cash only (change will not be given)
  • Return by 3pm on Wednesday 9th December.  Late orders cannot be accepted
  • Please print student’s full name and class name

Gluten free options are available.  An order form has been sent home with students whose parents have notified the school that their child is gluten intolerant.  Spare order forms are available at the front office.

Please consult the Subway website for nutritional information.

Year 6 Graduation housekeeping

Please refer to the link below for housekeeping information for next week's Year 6 Graduation liturgies. It is important that each person attending reads the attached information.

Graduation housekeeping information

Booking code for Thanksgiving Mass

Please see attached the link for the Thanksgiving Mass and also the booking code you will need to enter.

Booking code: 8vjdb

Thanksgiving Mass Booking form - Thursday 17th December

On Thursday 17th December, Good Shepherd School will be celebrating our Thanksgiving Mass. We are inviting parents to attend, however, because of COVID restrictions we are only permitted to have 50 people come. If you would like to attend, you can book using the link below. Please make one booking for per adult attending. Once the bookings reach 50, the form will close.

We look forward to celebrating this year and giving thanks for all the blessings we have received in 2020.

Year 6 Farewell disco invitation

Please find attached a copy of the Farewell Party invitation for Year 6. A reminder that payment of $25 per student is today.


Christmas themed dress Friday 11th Dec

Please join in the Christmas spirit by wearing an item of Christmas clothing, hat, socks or red or green clothes on Friday 11th December.

We look forward to a wonderful Friday enjoying the Kinder nativity together as a school. Unfortunately parents are unable to attend in person but a recording will be made available.