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Berkeley West Public School App!

Great News! Our school has a FREE mobile phone and device app! What's that? (you may ask), it is a little application that sits on your phone, tablet (iPad etc) and gives you instant access 24/7 to our school information when you... Read more

When older kids struggle with reading

When older kids struggle to read and write, the issue can become fraught for the whole family. Parents can lose their patience and blame the child or themselves and the child loses their confidence and begins shying away from... Read more

Nurturing the artist in your child

Your child may not go on to become a famous musician, actor, dancer, filmmaker or artist. But by nurturing the artist in your child you can help them grow up able to think for themselves, problem solve and work out different ways... Read more

Berkeley West PS is located in the Illawarra Region and was opened in 1959. Our school provides a quality education for all students. We have a dedicated staff working in partnership with students, parents and the wider community.
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First day of Term 4


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All students K-6 return to school today for the start of Term 4. Remember, school starts at 8.55am everyday!

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Selective High School 2016


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Parents of students in Year 5 can apply online for Selective High School placement in 2016 @ www.schools.nsw.edu.au/shsplacement (applications close Monday 17 November 2014)

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12:30PM

Kindergarten Orientation


from 12:30PM to 01:45PM

12.30pm Kinder Orientation (visit 1) for new 2015 Kindergarten students and parents

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20 21 P&C Meeting
09:15AM

P&C Meeting


from 09:15AM to 11:00AM

9.15am P&C in school Community Room- call welcome– child friendly!

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K-2 Excursion to Science Centre


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K-2 Excursion to Science Centre– permission note and payment required

School assembl...
02:10PM

School assembly


from 02:10PM to 03:00PM

2.10pm School assembly– Class 2/3W item– all welcome

23 Kindergarten O...
12:10PM

Kindergarten Orientation


from 12:10PM to 01:50PM

12.10pm Kinder Orientation (visit 2) for new 2015 Kindergarten students and parents– earlier start at 12.10pm for tour of the school

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27 28 29 30 Kindergarten O...
12:30PM

Kindergarten Orientation


from 12:30PM to 01:45PM

12.30pm Kinder Orientation (visit 3) for new 2015 Kindergarten students and parents

P&C Wacky Thur...
05:30PM

P&C Wacky Thursday Disco


from 05:30PM to 07:30PM

5.30-7.30pm The P&C are hosting a Wacky Thursday disco in the school hall. Permission note and entry fee required. Acceptable behaviour at school leading up to disco also required! Entry fee includes dance, drink and sausage sandwich!

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Canteen "Red" Day


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Canteen Red Day– special “treat” food and drink items on sale at the canteen today

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Upcoming events

Kindergarten Orientation Oct 23 12:10PM
Kindergarten Orientation Oct 30 12:30PM
P&C Wacky Thursday Disco Oct 30 05:30PM
Canteen "Red" Day Oct 31 All Day
Years 3-6 School Camp Nov 5 All Day