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Kindergarten students visit college farm

Kindergarten students from Umina Beach Public School visited Brisbane Water Secondary College’s farm on September 5, as part of their Living Things unit of study.“Kindergarten visited the farm to enhance their learning in the science…

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Umina wins debating in local division

Umina Beach Public School’s Year 6 debating team have won the local division of the Premier’s Debating Challenge.“Our Year 6 debating team won their local division and have begun competing in the knock out rounds,”…


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Students meet newest Prime Minister

Year 6 students from Umina Beach Public School recently returned from an excursion to Canberra.The excursion was a part of their Civics and Citizenship studies and students participated in a number of educational tours and…


Schools celebrate administrative and support staff

Peninsula schools have celebrated the efforts and contributions of their schools’ administrative and support staff, known as SASS.“If you’d had occasion to visit our school office earlier this September, you may have noticed streamers, balloons,…


Fun run to raise money for school

Ettalong Public School held a fun run on September 13.The run raised funds for the school to purchase new playground equipment.Students were rewarded for their efforts, with prizes available, increasing with students’ fundraising targets.The grand…


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Breakfast club at Woy Woy

Woy Woy Public School has established its own School Breakfast Club.The club was started by the school at the beginning of the month so every student had the chance to have a healthy breakfast before…


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Before and after-school care at Umina

A local community health and support service provider is launching a Before and After School Care program at Umina Beach Public School this October.Coast Community Connections will be running the program from at the school…


Woy Woy team wins science competition

A team from Woy Woy Public School has won a Science Invitational Competition.The competition was part of National Science Week, run at the district level.Woy Woy’s team, consisting of Year 5 students Vale Focas, Hayley…


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Kindergarten orientation starts

Woy Woy Public School have officially begun their Kindergarten orientation process for 2019.“The orientation process for 2019 Kindergarten students began earlier this term with open classrooms and parent information sessions,” said principal Ms Ona Buckley.“The…


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Sensory garden at Pretty Beach

A sensory garden is to be created at Pretty Beach Public School.“I am pleased to say that our Sensory Garden will start to take shape as the school is expecting a delivery of soil and…