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SKOOLBAG APP

Did you know along with receiving reminders and valuable information about school events, you can send a note of absence to your child's teacher via the SkoolBag app? Download the app! Click on eForms in the home screen menu of the app and just follow the prompts to send an absent note. Our SkoolBag app is also used extensively for urgent communication to our community. We will use the EMERGENCY TAB should any crisis occur.... Read more

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360 Virtual Tour

Please visit our virtual school tour. Click below to view the tour.... Read more

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excursion cancelled

STAGE 2 EXCURSION FOR 6/6/18- CANCELLED

The Stage 2 excursion for 4F, 4W and 3/4HB scheduled for tomorrow, 6th June, has been cancelled due to the wet weather. The excursion will be rescheduled. Students are to come to school tomorrow prepared for a normal school day. Thank you. Stage 2 Teachers... Read more

SkoolBag app logo

SKOOLBAG APP UPGRADE

The SkoolBag App has been upgraded with new features that will benefit us all. To continue to be connected to this app and receive notifications, you will need to click on the SkoolBag app and update your details as it prompts you. This is a function of the company not the school. Please help by passing on this information to our family and community members.... Read more

Details of BEAR program

PARENT HELPERS NEEDED

HELPERS ARE NEEDED! Please call 9580 5048 if you would like to get involved.... Read more

school banking

SCHOOL BANKING

To download a prize claim form for school banking please click on the Parent Information tab above and then School Banking. Click on the links provided. 2017 prizes are still available to claim.... Read more

Are you the Game Changer we're looking for?

Education Week will be a game changer

Excursions to the moon, teleporting between classes, face recognition roll call or a school without bell times or walls – the school of the future is only limited by your imagination. That is the message from the organisers of an exciting new challenge being launched today in the lead up to Education Week 2018. The inaugural Game Changer Challenge will showcase the theme of this year's Education Week, Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world, which highlights how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities... Read more

pm visit

PRIME MINISTER VISITS OATLEY WEST!

The now famous selfie taken by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Oatley West. Click on the links below for the full St George Leader articles and visit our Oatley West Official Facebook page for the PM's video of his visit. Prime Minister visits OWPS PM Goes Back To School Click on the link below to see a video posted n Mr Turnbull's Facebook page. Mr Turnball at OWPS video... Read more

Short and Sweet Concert flyer with details

SHORT AND SWEET CONCERT

Showcasing our musical talent at Oatley West! All welcome! Thursday 10th May, 7pm in the school hall.... Read more

Back To School Term 2

BACK TO SCHOOL - TERM 2

TERM 2 2018: Staff return Monday 30 April. Students return Tuesday May 1. Band Campers need to be at school by 7:00am for a 7:15am departure on Monday 30 April.... Read more

teddy breakfast

TEDDY BEAR BREAKFAST

School Club will be hosting a Teddy Bear Breakfast to help raise money for new playground equipment for our school. Show your support by placing an order on Flexischools for a delicious breakfast pack which contains a piece of fruit and 3 mini pastries. Bring your Teddy, your coffee and a rug and join in the fun. Flexischools orders will be available on Tuesday and orders close by COB Wednesday. www.flexischools.com.au Our Teddy Bear Breakfast is on April 4th from 8am to 9:15am.... Read more

FANCY HAT PARADE

FANCY HAT PARADE / HOT CROSS BUNS FOR SALE

Year 6 will be selling Hot Cross Buns at lunchtime on Thursday 29th March to raise funds for their Year 6 gift and farewell. Please bring in $1 to purchase a yummy hot cross bun at lunchtime. Year 6 are also selling raffle tickets for Easter Hampers. Raffle tickets are 50c each. They are on sale all week in the morning before school and at lunchtimes. The winner will be drawn on Thursday before the Easter Hat parade.... Read more

OWPS Trivia Night

OWPS TRIVIA NIGHT

It's not too late to book a ticket for The Friday Before Good Friday Trivia and Pizza Night. This is a wonderful opportunity for parents, teachers and our community to get together and have some fun. There are many exceptional prizes up for grabs on the night including hotel stays, quality wine and spirits, restaurant vouchers, beauty vouchers, homewares, gift cards and much more. Thank you to our generous sponsors: Cambridge Hotel Sydney Novotel Brighton Levantine Hill Treasury Wine Estates Tomkin Postcard from Napoli Karley Dana Hair... Read more

BEAR

HELPERS NEEDED

Helpers needed for BEAR program.... Read more

Parent Information Evening

PARENT INFORMATION EVENING

When : Wednesday 28th February 2018, except for 1J and 2KC. EARLY STAGE 1 4:00pm - 4:30pm in the KH/KB rooms. STAGE 1 1J on Monday 26th Feb at 4:45pm - 5:15pm in classroom. 2KC on Tues 27th Feb at 4:45pm - 5:15pm in classroom. Wednesday 28th February, 2018 1B, 1VK, 1W and 1M at 4:45pm - 5:15pm in classroom. 2T,2J and 2M at 4:45pm - 5:15pm in Multipurpose Room. STAGE 2 5:30pm - 6:00pm in the Hall. STAGE 3 6:15pm - 6:45pm in the Multipurpose Room.... Read more

uniform

WINTER UNIFORM PRE-ORDERS FOR K- 6 DUE TODAY

Winter uniform pre-orders for all students K-6 are due today 26th Feb 2018. Stock availability cannot be guaranteed if orders are not placed.... Read more

UNIFORM SHOP UPDATE

ALWAYS CHECK THE NEWSLETTER FOR CURRENT UNIFORM SHOP UPDATES. The current uniform shop order form is dated 2018. There may be a problem if you google the order form, as the 2017 one appears first. uniform shop order form 18 (pdf 440 KB) This order form is always available in the uniform section of this webpage under the Parent Information tab or in the Uniform Shop section of our Skoolbag app. All students should be wearing their summer uniform. All uniform requirements are outlined on the School website. Unisex Sport Shorts: These shorts are... Read more

Theme: Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world

EdWeek 2018 - theme and dates announced

This year's Education Week will be held from Monday 6 August to Friday 10 August 2018 (Term 3, Week 3). The theme for Education Week is ‘Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world'. This theme communicates how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities they need to thrive in a rapidly changing, globalised world. Video: Mark Scott announces theme for EdWeek 2018 You tube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULMFWr7_OzU... Read more

back to school

BACK TO SCHOOL 2018

It's back to school on Tuesday, the 30th of January for all students in Years 1 to 6! We are looking forward to seeing smiling and happy faces entering the school gates. Students are asked line up under the COLA for a welcome back assembly at 9:25am. Bags can be left at last year's classroom. Kindergarten have Best Start testing for the first 3 days and will all start on Friday 2nd February at staggered times. Letters were sent out to all the Kindergarten families at the end of last year. See you all then!... Read more

2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... Read more

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