Zero Waste Lunchbox Challenges

We have these challenges for the whole school in week 4 and 8 of each term. The challenges are either between individual classes or factions. Students who pack a zero-waste lunchbox on a selected day of the weeks are awarded a raffle ticket and go in the draw to win faction tokens. To pack a zero-waste lunchbox, students need to ensure that no packaging or wrappers are used. Instead, everyone is encouraged to buy reusable containers...

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Captain Waterwise at F.C.P.S !
Mar22

Captain Waterwise at F.C.P.S !

A free whole- school incursion was held from 9:00 to 9:45 on Wednesday 16th March as part of the Schools Waterwise program. It was organised through the Water Corporation with the aim of promoting some key water saving messages. Through a mixture of acting, singing, using props and audience participation, Captain Waterwise told everyone to: · Reduce shower time to four minutes or less · Swap to a water efficient shower head · Always...

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Harmony Day 2016
Mar22

Harmony Day 2016

Harmony Day was celebrated at our school on Thursday 17th March. It started off with a fantastic assembly by Mrs Rodricks and the Ýear 4’s in room 21. This was followed by all the classes meeting on the grassed area near the undercover area to show their Harmony Day paper dolls which represented the different traditional clothing of their cultures. After recess, the year 3 students in Rooms 25 and 26 listened to some guest...

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Walk Over October

Students and parents were encouraged to walk to and from school on 22nd October as part of the ‘Travelsmart’ program and ‘Walk Over October’ initiative. Students who planned to walk were given a set of footprints to decorate beforehand. These footprints were then collated in the undercover area that morning as a visual representation of all those who...

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Kids 4 Kids Market 19th November
Nov17

Kids 4 Kids Market 19th November

Market Stall This year, the money raised through our Market Stall will be directed towards this charity, Bright Blue; supporting children in Mongolia. Money raised will be contributed to the Bright Blue program who are working in conjunction with Interplast; an Australian charity in Melbourne, to assist with sustainable surgeries for kids living with burn contractures and cleft lip and palette in Mongolia. More Information on the...

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