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Year 6 Leaders modelling their Year 6 shirts
Year 5/6 Camp
SPIRIT OF CATHOLIC EDUCATION 2016 AWARD RECIPIENT
Congratulations to Mrs Kristy Cameron for being one of only eight recipients in the state of the Spirit of Catholic Education 2016 Award. St Joseph’s is very proud of you! Kristy was presented with her award Monday night at the Launch of Catholic Education Week function held at Lourdes Hill College.
Leading and facilitating for change and improvement.
Since 2013, Kristy Cameron has been an integral part of the improv ement culture at St Joseph’s Primary School, Millmerran. She has been one of the main facilitators in driving the changes in teaching and learning programs during the time the school has been involved in transforming the learning culture at the school. Kristy has been involved in a wide range of projects, including modelling best practice in literacy lessons and facilitating the implementation of the school’s Professional Learning Communities and Learning Team culture. She has helped to consolidate and embed the whole school literacy program, which has led to greatly improved student outcomes. Kristy has worked with the school leadership team to analyse student data and provide useful insights for future teacher direction. Kristy has also led the development of the whole school and classroom learning behaviours, and worked with small groups of students to engage them in the writing process and assist them to develop as learners. Kristy is outstanding in leading and facilitating for change improvement.
EARLY YEARS EXPO
Next Tuesday, 2nd August, St Joseph’s is hosting an Early Years Expo to showcase some of the great experiences children will have when they begin school. If you know anybody with kindy aged children encourage them and their siblings to come along and join in the activities: reading corner, wood work, kids fitness, sand play, obstacle course, biscuit decorating, playdough, iPads and more!
YEAR 6 SHIRTS
Congratulations to the Year 6 Leaders on receiving their very smart-looking Year 6 Shirts. Thankyou to Mr Craig Blackett, P&F President, for taking the time to attend and make the presentation, on behalf of the P&F, who kindly contribute half the cost of the Year 6 Shirts.