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Wacky Wednesday

Wacky Wednesday

As a way to celebrate the end of our Dr Seuss literacy focus, the preps and year 1's turned really wacky. Everyone turned up to very strange rooms with things not quite right. Signs were missing, the furniture jumbled, and writing was back to front!! The costumes were...

YEAR 5 @ SOSC FOR STEAM LESSONS

YEAR 5 @ SOSC FOR STEAM LESSONS

Every year, our Year 5 Students get the opportunity to visit South Oakleigh Secondary College to experience different STEAM activities/subjects that are on offer.  Each Monday afternoon we all walk down to the secondary college where we are greeted by their friendly...

BACK TO SCHOOL….BUT WHERE WERE THE BUILDINGS?

BACK TO SCHOOL….BUT WHERE WERE THE BUILDINGS?

The students and parents were so excited to be coming back to school after lockdown, but where was the actual school? Staff and families arrived in the cold foggy morning to see their school had completely disapeared! Some amazing photos were taken on arrival and we...

NEW DATES: YEAR 4 PRODUCTION: PIRATES PAST NOON KIDS

NEW DATES: YEAR 4 PRODUCTION: PIRATES PAST NOON KIDS

The production of the Year 4 has been impacted by the recent lockdown, however the show must go on! The dates have been pushed back to allow the students enough time to catch up on rehearsals. Cast 1 7pm Wed 21st July Cast 2 7pm Thu 22nd July Tickets are open to the...

BACK TO SCHOOL FRIDAY 11TH JUNE

BACK TO SCHOOL FRIDAY 11TH JUNE

As you will all have heard, yesterday acting Premier James Merlino announced a return for all students tomorrow, Friday 11th June. We look forward to seeing all our students back in the classroom tomorrow. An Operoo is coming out today to parents and carers with...

OSPS REMOTE LEARNERS

OSPS REMOTE LEARNERS

We hope all our families, students and staff are going well during the 4 day remote learning period. While most of the students are learning from home, a small number of children of essential workers and vulnerable students are onsite at OSPS following the same...

2ND PLACE WORLDWIDE MATHLETICS CHAMPIONS CHALLENGE

2ND PLACE WORLDWIDE MATHLETICS CHAMPIONS CHALLENGE

Alex in Year 5, competed in the World Mathletics Champions Challenge. Alex’s plans to participate from school, obviously had to change, but it all worked out from home last Friday, the first day of lockdown. He participated in 3 games and Alex scored a total of 219...

SWIMMING PROGRAM YEAR 4 & 6

SWIMMING PROGRAM YEAR 4 & 6

The 8 day swimming program offered to all students at GSAC was well attended and all students improved on their swimming skills and water safety knowledge and practice. The Department od Education and training state by the end of primary school, it is anticipated that...

CHADSTONE LOVES LOCAL $20,000 CHEQUE PRESENTED

CHADSTONE LOVES LOCAL $20,000 CHEQUE PRESENTED

Daniel from Chadstone Centre Management attended assembly to present the $20,000 cheque to our school captains as the winner of the Chadstone Loves Local competition. We look forward to letting the school community know what we will purchase with the prize money....

EVERYONE BELONGS AT OSPS

EVERYONE BELONGS AT OSPS

The staff held a morning tea to celebrate rainbow week and that everyone belongs. The yummy array of rainbow themed food was super appreciated by all who attended. At OSPS everyone belongs and we are proud to be an inclusive, supportive and caring staff. Thank you to...

STORY READ FROM SPACE!

STORY READ FROM SPACE!

The Year 5's participated in the National Simultaneous Story Time 2021. The book 'Give me Some Space' was read live from the International Space Station and over 1 million kids were online hearing the book read to them. Wht a fantastic experience to have a book read...

BENTLEIGH DISTRICT CROSS-COUNTRY WINNERS

BENTLEIGH DISTRICT CROSS-COUNTRY WINNERS

Oakleigh South competed against six other schools at District Cross-Country. A perfect day met us at Bald Hill Park for the event. Congratulations to all the students over the last 10 weeks for putting in so much time and effort in preparation for the event. We were...

YEAR 4 PRODUCTION PIRATES PAST NOON KIDS

YEAR 4 PRODUCTION PIRATES PAST NOON KIDS

The year 4 students have been busy practicing for their production Pirates Past Noon Kids from the Magic Tree House Collection. They can't wait to perform the show at the end of this term.   Ticketing information is being sent to year 4 parents shortly and we hope...

PREP REPTILE ENCOUNTERS INCURSION

PREP REPTILE ENCOUNTERS INCURSION

Over two action packed days Tia, from Reptile Encounters, amazed the Prep students and teachers with a wonderful array of creatures, ranging from Goliath Stick Insects and Kermit the Green Tree Frog to Charlie the Saltwater Crocodile and Vicky the Victorian Carpet...

PREP FIRST AID INCURSION

PREP FIRST AID INCURSION

The Preps learnt how to be First Aid Action Heroes when Karen and Charlotte from St Johns Ambulance visited our school to teach our students how to respond in an emergency. The Preps enjoyed singing and dancing to check for Danger, to find out if a person is...

PARENT GROUP WELCOME

PARENT GROUP WELCOME

Parent Group would like to welcome all the new families to the school. As many of you know Parent Group is made up of volunteer parents who host a variety of school events throughout the year.   Some of the amazing events we hold are: Outdoor Cinema Night, Trivia...

WORLD MATHS DAY

WORLD MATHS DAY

OSPS students celebrated ‘World Maths Day’ by participating in many different maths activities, games and challenges and had lots of fun! One of the activities running on the day was a Live Mathletics Challenge, open to students around the world. To compete, students...

OSPS BEANIES & SCARVES ARE BACK

OSPS BEANIES & SCARVES ARE BACK

OSPS is very excited to offer the opportunity to order a beanie and/or scarf to our students and school community again this year. Parents and friends are welcome to also order. Beanies $18, Scarves $20 OSPS families must order through QKR and orders will open until...

YEAR 3 VILLAGE MOTHER’S DAY STALL

YEAR 3 VILLAGE MOTHER’S DAY STALL

The Year 3 Village is hosting their annual Mother's Day Plant Stall! Pop on down to the village after school from Tue 4th May - Fri 7th May this week from 3.30pm - 4.00pm and pick up a gift for your mum or special person. Price range is from $4 - $12, and cash is the...

CURRICULUM DAY 25th JUNE

CURRICULUM DAY 25th JUNE

There will be a curriculum day on the last day of Term 2 Friday 25th June. The staff will be undertaking professional development. Camp Australia will be offering a care program on this day.

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mon12julAll Dayfri23POSTPONED Swimming Program 8 Days3 & 5

mon12julAll DayTerm 3 StartP-6

thu15julAll Dayfri16POSTPONED Science Incursion - Forensic ScienceYear 4, 5 & 6

mon19julAll DayCANCELLED House AthleticsYear 4-6 (selected year 3's)

tue20julAll Daywed21POSTPONED Beachside Div Winter Sport FinalsYear 6 & Selected Year 5

tue20jul2:40 pm3:30 pmCANCELLED Assembly Week 2 T3 (P - 6)Yr P - 6

wed21jul10:00 am2:30 pmCANCELLED State Schools Spect' Choir RehearsalYear 5 selected students

wed21jul7:00 pm8:00 pmPOSTPONED Yr 4 Production Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon Kids Cast 1Community Welcome

thu22jul7:00 pm8:00 pmPOSTPONED Yr 4 Production Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon Kids Cast 2Community Welcome

fri23julAll DayPOSTPONED Girls Football5/6 Selected students

tue27julAll DayPOSTPONED SMR Cross CountryYear 3-6 selected students

tue27jul2:40 pm3:30 pmCANCELLED Assembly Week 3 T3 (4 - 6)Yr 4 - 6

wed28julAll Dayfri30POSTPONED Phillip Island CampYear 4s

thu29julAll DayInflatable Multi-Sport Activity IncursionYear 5's

fri30julAll DayYEAR 6 BUSINESS EXPOYEAR 6

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