Interm Swimming Pre-Primary to Year 4 Only (Term 3)
MONDAY 22 SEPTEMBER – FRIDAY 13 SEPTEMBER
In weeks 7 & 8 of this term students from Pre-Primary to Year 4 will participate in a two week block of swimming lessons at HBF Arena Joondalup. Parents are encouraged to pay using the new QKR App. Parents paying via QKR must complete the Department Swimming Permission form for each child and return to the Bridge. Parents making payment via, cash, credit card, eftpos or direct debit must complete both permission forms below and return payment & form to the Bridge no later than 3pm Friday 23 August.
Lessons will run in the afternoon across the two weeks and more details will be sent closer to the time.
QKR Payment App at ORPS – Payments made EASY!
ORPS are happy to promote and announce that we have now set up easy payments for parents and guardians using the QKR App (pronounced Quicker). Please open and follow the instructions below to get started.
QKR App is very user friendly and allows payments to be made on any device and you can link your payments to a credit / debit card or straight from your savings account. Once you have set up your account with your payment and child/ren details, payments can be made for all school excursions / incursions, special events and voluntary contributions. Please note that all items will appear in the event menu regardless if your child is involved in that event or not so please read notes carefully to avoid paying for the incorrect item.
Father’s Day Stall – 28 & 29 August
The P&C are providing an opportunity for students to purchase a small gift for Father’s Day. Gifts are $5each and a card can be purchased for 50cents. Payment are being collected on QKR app. Students will visit the stall once across the two days with their class, the P&C will have a list of students that have paid for a gift using QKR.
West Coast Eagles Signed Guernsey Father’s Day Raffle
ORPS are raffling off a 2018 Premiership Guernsey, signed by 2018 Premiership Coach Adam Simpson, Captain Shannon Hurn and Norm Smith Medalist Luke Shuey. Tickets are $10 each and we are hoping that each family will purchase a minimum of two tickets. Tickets can be purchased from Wednesday 21 August on QKR, or by eftpos and cash at the Bridge. Raffle will be drawn on Friday 30 August. Extended family and friends are welcome to purchase extra tickets.
Sushi Lunch – Friday 30 August
The P&C are organising a sushi lunch for students on Friday 30 August. Sushi is $5 for 5 pieces and there are 3 menu options, Tuna, Californian and Teriyaki Chicken. Please use QKR app to pay and order your child’s lunch. Orders close at 3pm on Tuesday 27 August.
Salty Dog Whole School Spelling Comp – 29 August 8:50am
Parents and Guardians are welcome to attend the Salty Dog Whole School Spelling Competition in the Quarterdeck on the 29 August. The top 5 students of each year level (1-6) will compete, the winner in each year level will go on to compete in the Salty Dog Interschool on 24 September.
National Science Week Monday 12 August – Friday 16 August
In 2019 the National Science Week theme is “Destination Moon”. Students across the school will be participating in activities related to the theme and the Science lab will also be running moon landing activities during lunch. During Science Week students will be participating in the following activities.
PP- Moonlanding themed Puppet Pals on iPads and astronaut making.
Yr 1/2-Night vision observations-notes and worksheets have been sent home.
Yr 3/4- Moonlanding iMovie creations
Yr 5/6- A google quest
Salty Dog Booklets
2019 Year level Salty Dog booklets are being sent home in Week 9 of Term 2. If your child misplaces the booklet please visit our ‘School Events’ page under the students tab on this website and download a copy of the words. The Bridge will not be able to provide second booklets to students.
2019 Semester 1 School Reports
A link to your child’s school report has been emailed home today, Tuesday 2 July. This link is available for 1 month, please download and save a copy of the report prior to the link expiring. Please check junk email boxes as well.
Contact Janelle Barnett if you have any issues.