Diary Dates 2017

Term 1 Thursday 2th February 2017 – Thursday 31st March 2017   - Wellbeing

Wednesdays Term 1

No Preps in on Wednesdays

Monday February 13th  – 17th

Class Meetings – classes to schedule own times

Wednesday February 22nd

Chinese New year Whole School Celebration

Friday 24th February

School Picnic

Tuesday 7th March

Compassionate Communication Workshop - TBC

Monday 13th March

Labour Day Holiday

Sunday March 19th

Autumn Fair

Tuesday March 21st

Harmony Day

Friday March 24th

Pupil Free Day

Friday 31th March

Last Day of Classes Term 1

Term 2, Tuesday 18th April – Friday 23rd June – Social Harmony

Tuesday 18th April

First Day of Term 2

Tuesday 25th April

ANZAC Day Public Holiday

Wednesday 3rd May

Buddha’s Birthday

Monday 8th May – Friday 12th May

International Composting Week

Tuesday May 9th

Wednesday  May 10th

Thursday May 11th

NAPLAN ( Grade 3 and 5)

Wednesday 17th May

Green Tara Day

Friday 19th May

Pupil Free Day

Thursday 25th May

Open Day

Friday 26th May

National Sorry Day

Monday 12th June

Queen’s Birthday

Wednesday 14th June

Family Maths Night

Sunday 18th June

Wellbeing Festival

Tuesday 20th June

Reports To Parents

Thursday 22nd June

Last Day of Classes for Term 2

Friday 23rd June

Student Led Conferences


Term 3, Monday  17th July –  Friday 22nd September  - Cultural Diversity

Wednesday 12th  July

Thursday 13th July

Friday 14th July

3 Day Teacher Retreat

Monday 17th July

First Day Term 3

Friday 28th July

Schools Tree Day

Friday 11th August

Pupil Free Day

Wednesday 16st August

Family Science Night

Friday 1st September

Wattle Day

Wednesday 6th September

Indigenous Literacy Day

Wednesday 6th September

Manjushri Day

Thursday 7th September

Prep Info Night

Saturday 16th September

Comedy 4 Karma

Friday 22nd September

Learning Celebration


Term 4, Monday 9th October – Friday 13th December – Environmental Balance

Monday 9th October

First Day Term 4

Wednesday 18th October

Grandparents Day

Monday 23rd October

National Bird Week

Sunday 22nd October

Swiss Italia Festa

Monday 6th November

Pupil Free Day

Tuesday 7th November

Melbourne Cup Holiday

Monday 13th November

National Recycling Week Starts

Thursday 9th November

Prep Transition Day 1

Monday 13th November

World Kindness Day

Thursday 23rd November

Prep Transition Day 2

Saturday 25th November

Daylesford Show

Thursday 30th November

School Performance

Friday 8th December

Reports Home to Parents

Tuesday 12th December

Last Day of Term 4

Wednesday 13th December

Student Led Conferences


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