Congratulations to the following Year 6 students who will be joining the Kalamunda Senior High School Specialist programs in 2021:
Congratulations to the following award recipients from the Year 6 Graduation Assembly and Year 1-5 Presentation Evening.
PRIMARY EXTENSION AND CHALLENGE (PEAC)
Primary Extension and Challenge (PEAC) is a part-time, supplementary program for students in Years 5 and 6. Students are identified as suited to participation in the PEAC Program through testing in Year 4. All Year 4 students at Gooseberry Hill Primary School sat the PEAC test this year.
A total of 23 165 (of 25 388) students participated in the 2020 PEAC assessment. The PEAC Program is intended for the ablest students. 901 students have been identified across Western Australia using percentiles.
The PEAC test consists of two sections:
Verbal Reasoning (VR), comprised of 25 multiple-choice items and two item types:
Reading Comprehension and Reasoning by Analogy.
Mathematical Reasoning (MR), comprised of 25 multiple-choice items of two item types: Mathematical Reasoning and Abstract Reasoning.
This year Gooseberry Hill Primary School had four students selected to take part in PEAC for 2021 and 2022. These families have been notified individually.
Aiden, Sawyer, Harrison and Archer.
2021 DIARIES & ART PORTFOLIOS
2021 School Diaries and A2 Art Portfolios will be available for purchase from the school office from Monday 1 February 2021. Diaries will cost $7.50 and art folio’s $6.00.
YEAR 4-6 SWIMMING LESSONS 2021
Swimming lessons for Yaer 4-6 students will begin on Monday 8 February 2021 (Week 2). Notes will be sent home early in Week 1, the cost will be approximately $65.00 per child.
ASPIRE HIGHER LEADERSHIP INCURSION 2021
Next year the Year 5 and 6 students will participate in a Leadership programme in late February. This is a programme to encourage all children to be the best they can and to develop their skills in working with each other. The cost will be approximately $20.00 per child, payable next year.
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WHAT HAS BEEN HAPPENING IN OUR CLASSROOMS?
PP-Year 3 Swimming Carnival
Thank you to all our parents who helped out on the day!