2019 Prep Transition Sessions

Information for families who have enroled their child in Taylors Hill Primary School for Prep 2019: 

Prep Transition - Session One

Friday, November 2rd 9:15am – 10:15am

 

CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES

Children will be taking part in a range of learning experiences with this year’s Prep teachers. Please enter via the front door of the school on Loddon Drive and turn right towards the Prep Learning Community.

As part of our Transition Program, all students will have their photograph taken during this session. The photographs will be used to help the Prep staff recall student names and key information learnt during the sessions.

After dropping off your child, parents need to be back at 10:15am for pick up via the external classroom doors.

Please notify the office on 9361 4900 if your child will not be attending this transition session.

 

 

Prep Transition - Session Two

Friday, November 16th   9:15am – 10:15am

 

CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES

On this day your child will enjoy spending time in a Prep room, exploring literacy learning. Again, please enter via the front door of the school on Loddon Drive and turn right towards the Prep Learning Community.

After dropping off your child, parents need to be back at 10:15am for pick up via the external classroom doors.

Please notify the office on 9361 4900 if your child will not be attending this session.

 

 

PREP PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT

‘Starting School’

Tuesday, November 27th - 7:00pm

The Parent Information Night will be held in the Junior Learning Space.  Please enter via the front door of the school on Loddon Drive.  At this meeting you will receive the THPS Prep Information Booklet and its contents will be discussed.  An outline of the curriculum programs will be presented, together with many of the details of starting school and Prep 2019.  Uniform items will be on display, and staff from the YMCA will be there to provide information about the Out of School Hours Care Program.

 

 

 

Prep Transition - Session Three

Tuesday, December 11th 9:15am – 10:15am

 

FINAL CLASSROOM PLACEMENT

Children will be in their 2019 classroom and create a calendar to take home.

This is an extremely important familiarisation experience, as your child will be introduced to their 2019 classmates and their teacher on this day.

 

During the final Prep 2019 transition session the Taylors Hill Primary School Parents and Friends Association will be holding a morning tea for all Prep 2019 families in Staffroom #2. Please stay and join up for a cuppa.

After dropping off your child, parents need to be back at 10:15am for pick up via the external classroom doors.

Please notify the office on 9361 4900 if your child will not be attending this session.

 

 

OTHER IMPORTANT DATES:

Thursday December 6th   6:00pm: THPS CAROLS NIGHT

You are invited to join other families of our school community at this special end of year event.

 

PREPS START SCHOOL

Thursday 31st January 2018   8:50am – 1:30pm

All new Preps begin school.

You are invited to ‘Tea and Tissues’ in the Learning Centre!  This is a great opportunity to meet other Prep parents.

 

Prep children are collected from school at 1:30pm for the first week (Thursday 31st of January and Friday 1st of February 2019)

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:

For the remainder of February 2019 school, Prep students will attend school on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:50am to 3:30pm.  Each Wednesday will be set aside for School Entry Assessments and your child will be given an appointment time for one of these Wednesdays.

 

 

There will be no school for Prep students on

Wednesday, February 6th 2019

Wednesday, February 13th 2019

Wednesday, February 20th 2019

Wednesday, February 27th 2019

* If you have yet to enrolled your child, please submit an application form now.