I hope that you have had a relaxing winter break and wish to welcome everyone back to school for term 3. There is lots happening during the term apart from lots of great learning. The two Kids Matter Assemblies are on Monday August 5th and Monday September 2nd beginning at 9.05 am. Our swimming program is happening in weeks three and four for children in years 3 to 6 and in weeks four and five for children in years Prep to 2. Our senior school Athletics Day is on August 7th at Landy Field. Later in the term there is a Book Fair and Book Week. On Monday August 26th there is an Indonesian Day celebrating many different aspects of our specialist languages program. Our student led conferences for term 3 will on Monday September 9th from 3.45 pm to 5.15 pm and on Tuesday September 10th from 3.45 pm to 7 pm. We are holding our third pupil free day on Friday September 13th. Please note the school is closed to the children for staff training on this day. The traditional end of term 3 concerts on Wednesday September 18th (Prep, Y2, Y4 and Y6) and on Thursday September 19th (Y1, Y3, Y5 and Y6).