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2020-TERM 3 - WEEK 9

2020-TERM 3 – WEEK 9

September 16, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal Athletics Carnival What an absolutely wonderful day we had last week for our Athletics Carnival. I was very impressed with the way in which all of our students cheered on others no matter where they finished in the race. The new format of spreading events of the whole…

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2020-Term 3 Week 5

2020-Term 3 Week 7

September 1, 2020

Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal   Kindy 2021 and 2022 Kindy 2021 is full and Kindy 2022 places are quickly running out!! If you have not let the office know that your child is due to start Kindy in 2022 please do so immediately.      Containers for Change On 1 October 2020, Containers…

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2020-Term 3 Week 5

2020-Term 3 Week 5

August 19, 2020

Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal Principal Appreciation Day What a wonderful surprise I received on Principal Appreciation Day. Not only did I receive a trophy and very special merit award but the whole school sang me a beautiful song. While being a principal is a very demanding and complex job it is also very…

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2020-Term 3 Week 2

2020-Term 3 Week 2

July 29, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal “Kindness, patience and tenderness are very beautiful gifts. If you have them, you want to share them with others.” Pope Francis Welcome back to Term 3! OLGC is a wonderful place to be and although the holidays were great to re-energise it has been uplifting to engage with…

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2020-Term 2 Week 10

2020-Term 2 Week 10

June 26, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal   Reporting This semester, schools across the country have had major disruption with teaching and learning programs. As you are aware the disruption began during week 7 of last term where many students began to stay at home. School then changed to a week spent testing and experimenting…

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2020-Term 2 Week 8

2020-Term 2 Week 8

June 8, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer God,  help me to focus on Truth       instead of trial. Help me to give thanks     instead of giving into fear. Help me to choose joy     instead of anger. Help me to trust in your power     instead of my plan. Help me to praise Your…

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Social Worker

2020-Term 2 Week 5

May 22, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal We seem to have slowly returned to somewhat normality at school, I guess cleaning can be added to Jasmin and my list of duties!! At the beginning of the week I visited all classes and had a discussion with them regarding the past 10 weeks of learning. I…

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Social Worker

2020-Term 1 Week 7

March 18, 2020

Newsletter Prayer REFLECTION FOR THIS SEASON OF LENT Fast from hurting words and say kind words. Fast from sadness and be filled with gratitude. Fast from anger and be filled with patience. Fast from pessimism and be filled with hope. Fast from worries and have trust in God. Fast from complaints and contemplate simplicity. Fast…

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Social Worker

2020-Term 1 Week 5

February 26, 2020

  Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal Ash Wednesday Last Wednesday Fr Bernard celebrated Ash Wednesday Mass with the whole school. In Father’s homily he spoke about Lent being a time where Christians can reignite the “Fire in our hearts”. It is a time in which we can reflect on what it means to be…

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2020-Term 1 Week 3

February 11, 2020

Newsletter Prayer Message from the Principal  Lent Next Tuesday is Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Tuesday) which marks the preparation for lent. Lent is a time of solemn observance and preparation for the celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus at Easter. Lent is time for fasting or giving something up. Lent allows us time to…

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