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SUNSET OVER OSPS

SUNSET OVER OSPS

An amazing sunset captured over the oval of OSPS by local resident, Keith Brooker over the weekend. The colours of the sky against the lush green grass are spectacular.   Feel free to send your special shots of OSPS to the school!   Happy Monday...

ZART ART COMPETITION

ZART ART COMPETITION

Ms Hunt has entered into the National Teacher Artist Prize. The winning teacher will receive a $10,000 prize and their school will receive $10,000 worth of art supplies for their students! There are prizes for 2nd and 3rd place also. Please support Ms Hunt and OSPS by...

SECOND HAND UNIFORM SALE

SECOND HAND UNIFORM SALE

Reminder second hand uniform sale in the hall foyer today Wed 10th Feb 3.15pm - 3.45pm and again on Friday 12th Feb 8.45am - 9.15am and 3.15pm - 3.45pm. $3 for item with logo, $2 for non-logo items, $10 school bags, $2 2nd hand school hats, $15 new hat, $2...

PREPS MAD OVER SCIENCE

PREPS MAD OVER SCIENCE

Who is this new science teacher at OSPS this year? Oh, it's Mrs Sakellaris who is teaching STEM science this year. The preps are so excited to be going this term! All year levels will spend 2 terms doing a science lesson each week in the science room, next to the...

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: NEW GUIDANCE FOR FACE MASKS

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: NEW GUIDANCE FOR FACE MASKS

Following the Government’s announcements regarding new statewide restrictions that came into effect at 11:59pm on Wednesday 3 February, there is new guidance for schools regarding the wearing of masks. Children under 12 years of age and students at primary school (or...

FIRST DAYS OF SCHOOL A SUCCESS

FIRST DAYS OF SCHOOL A SUCCESS

It was uniform on, bags ready and very excited and enthusiastic students entering OSPS for the first few days this year. We are so happy our wonderful parents are back onsite and can enter classrooms and school spaces with consideration to social distancing and many...

PREPERATIONS UNDERWAY FOR 2021 YEAR

PREPERATIONS UNDERWAY FOR 2021 YEAR

We can't wait to see all your smiling faces this week as Term 1 commences. Wednesday 27th Jan (teachers start, curriculum day, pupil free day) Thursday 28th Jan Year 1 - 6 first day 9.00am - 3.30pm Friday 28th Jan Prep first day 9.30am - 12.30pm Staff have been busy...

HAPPY NEW YEAR & MYON READING CHALLENGE

HAPPY NEW YEAR & MYON READING CHALLENGE

A Happy New Year to all our OSPS families and friends! We’ve had such a terrific response to the myON holiday challenge. Please continue to support your child’s reading skills, habits and routine during the school holiday break. Just a reminder that the challenge is...

THAT’S A WRAP ON THE 2020 YEAR

THAT’S A WRAP ON THE 2020 YEAR

We made it! Though the 2020 year, a pandemic, a 2nd wave, remote learning, google classroom and multitudes of changes. The students (and parents) have demonstrated resilience, patience, determination, hard work and kindness. Thank you to each and every one of you who...

2021 CAPTAINS

2021 CAPTAINS

Congratulations to the 2021 school and vice captains and to all of those children who secured a leadership position for next year. For those who missed out thank you for taking part in the process - there were certainly many worthy recipients. We look forward to 2021...

YEAR 6 GRADUATION

YEAR 6 GRADUATION

The Year 6's were sent off in style this week as the graduation was live streamed to a huge parent, family and friend audience. The students were amazing with thier speeches, dancing, awards and celebratory disco. And didn't they all just look stunning! Huge thanks to...

GRADUATION LUNCH HIGHLIGHTS

GRADUATION LUNCH HIGHLIGHTS

The Year 6's have enjoyed their sushi, pizza and icecream lunch together with their teachers and leadership in the hall organised and served by our wonderful Year 6 graduation committee. The Year 6's will return tonight for their graduation ceremony which will be...

YEAR 5 SPEND A DAY IN THE 1800’s

YEAR 5 SPEND A DAY IN THE 1800’s

Due to the 2020 year, the Year 5 Sovereign Hill Camp was unable to proceed, however the staff and students brought the gold fields to the classroom for the day. As a celebration of all they had learnt in term four about Australia in the 1800’s, students came dressed...

ALADDIN DANCE SHOWCASE

ALADDIN DANCE SHOWCASE

The 2020 Aladdin production changed shape and form across the 2020 year. Not being able to sing was a challenge but our end product was an amazing Aladdin dance showcase in full costume, makeup, stage lighting - in front of a palace set. The students worked really...

BUTTERFLIES IN THE VILLAGE

BUTTERFLIES IN THE VILLAGE

The year 3 students were captivated with their butterfly enclosures that arrived during term 4 for their unit on insects and life cycles. These orchard swallowtail butterflies arrived as caterpillars and munched and crunched their way through copious amounts of citrus...

SURPRISE VISIT FROM THE 2020 AFL CUP

SURPRISE VISIT FROM THE 2020 AFL CUP

A surprise brief visit from the 2020 AFL cup to OSPS delighted a number of Richmond supporters on staff and non Richmond supporters hoping their team's colours might end up on a cup in the future. Thank you to ex student Ethan who brought in the cup for a bit of show...

INTERNATIONAL MEN’S AND WOMEN’S DAY

INTERNATIONAL MEN’S AND WOMEN’S DAY

Today is International Men's Day, all the women in the OSPS workplace contributed towards a lovely surprise morning tea to recognise all the wonderful work our men do within our workplace. It had to be done COVID style with limited attendance in our staffroom, however...

MAJOR UPGRADE – IT’S SUCH GOOD NEWS!

MAJOR UPGRADE – IT’S SUCH GOOD NEWS!

8.847 MILLION SECURED FOR OSPS! Wow, wow, wow.....the most amazing news for Oakleigh South Primary School being awarded millions from the government towards new classrooms and an administration wing. Huge thanks to Meng Heang Tak MP and Steve Dimopoulos MP for their...

PREP PORTRAITS ARE BACK AT OSPS

PREP PORTRAITS ARE BACK AT OSPS

The gorgeous Prep portraits have been completed in term 4 by our prep students that usually are sold at the school Fete in May. The Art Department is very pleased to be able to offer these again for prep families via QKR. The prep children have worked very hard on...

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thu04feb11:00 am1:00 pmYr 6 Summer SportRd 1 BYE

thu04feb6:00 pm7:00 pmInformation NightPREP & Year 1

tue09feb6:00 pm7:00 pmInformation NightYear 2 & Year 3

wed10febAll DaySecond Hand Uniform SaleCommunity

wed10feb6:00 pm7:00 pmInformation NightYear 4, 5 & 6

thu11feb11:00 am1:00 pmYr 6 Summer SportRd 2 AWAY vs St Andrews

fri12febAll DaySecond Hand Uniform SaleCommunity

tue16febAll DayPOSTPONED Special Assembly Leadership Badges PresentedP - 6

thu18feb11:00 am1:00 pmYr 6 Summer SportRd 3 AWAY vs Oak Grammar

fri19febAll DayBentleigh District Hot Shots TennisYear 5 & 6

tue23febAll DayBentleigh Dist Swimming3-6 selected students

thu25feb11:00 am1:00 pmYr 6 Summer SportRd 4 HOME vs St Peters

fri26febAll DaySOSC VISIT - YEAR 5 & 6Yr 5 & 6

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