Transition Information- Preps Enrolled for 2020

PREP 2020 TRANSITION ACTIVITIES

 ‘At A Glance’

DATE

EVENT

COMMENT

Term 4, Week 4

Friday 1st November

@ 9:15 – 10:15am

Transition Session One

Classroom Activities

All 2020 Preps attend

Term 4, Week 6

Friday, 16th November

@ 9:15 – 10:15am

Transition Session Two

Classroom Activities

All 2020 Preps attend

 

Term 4, Week 8

Tuesday, 26th November

@ 6.30pm

2020 Prep Information Night

 

Attendance strongly recommended

PARENTS ONLY ATTEND

Term 4, Week 9

Thursday, 5th December

@ 6:00pm

THPS Carols Night

 

Community celebration

Parents and pre-schoolers welcome

Term 4, Week 10

Tuesday 10th December

@ 9:15 – 10:15am

Transition Session Three

Final Classroom Session

 

Attendance strongly recommended

ALL 2020 PREPS ATTEND

Term 1, 2020

Thursday 30th January 2020

@ 8:50am – 1:30pm

Prep 2020 students

First Day of School

 

 

A very exciting day!

 It is extremely important for all new preps and/or parents to attend these activities

 


The transition activities include:

 

Prep Transition - Session One

Friday, November 1st 9:15am – 10:15am

 

CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES

Children will take 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 15th   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 26th – 6.30pm

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 of the details of starting school and Prep 2020.  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 10th 9:15am – 10:15am

 

FINAL CLASSROOM PLACEMENT

Children will be in their 2020 classroom and create a calendar to take home.

This is an extremely important familiarisation experience, as your child will be introduced to their 2020 classmates and their teacher on this day.

 

During the final Prep 2020 transition session the Taylors Hill Primary School Parents and Friends Association will be holding a morning tea for all Prep 2020 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 5th   6:00pm: THPS CAROLS NIGHT

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

 

PREPS START SCHOOL

Thursday 30th January 2020   8:50am – 1:30pm

All new Preps begin school.

You are invited to ‘Tea and Tissues’ in Staffroom #2!  This is a great opportunity to meet other Prep parents.

 

Prep children are collected from school at 1:30pm for the first week (Thursday 30th January and Friday 31st January 2020).

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:

For the remainder of February 2020, Prep students will attend school on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:50am to 3:30pm.  Each Wednesday is 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 5th 2020.

Wednesday, February 12th 2020.

Wednesday, February 19th 2020.

Wednesday, February 26th 2020.

 

 

 

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