If a student has an accident at school, elementary first aid will be given. If the child has an injury to their head or injury is serious, every effort will be made to contact the parents/carers. It is vital that up-to-date parent contact details are provided to the school to allow us to make timely contact. When necessary, an ambulance will be called to transport the child to hospital. Ambulance transport from school is a free service.
Aerobics classes operate each Monday and Thursday evening from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm in the School Hall. The cost for each session is $5.00. All you need to bring is a towel and some water.
Communities at Work operates an after school care program each school day between 3.00 pm and 6.00 pm. The program is open to all children attending Mount Rogers Primary School and is available on a full time, part time or casual basis. Further details are available from Communities at Work on 6293 6500.
Whole school Assemblies occur fortnightly on Fridays at 2pm. A roster is provided at the start of the term indicating which classes are hosting the assemblies. Merit awards, Artist of the Month and Stars of the Month are presented at Assemblies. At the last Assembly each term Values awards are presented. Parents, carers and families members are welcome to attend.
Assessment in all areas of the curriculum is ongoing. Assessment data is used to inform teaching and to group students according to need. Class teachers meet weekly with colleagues to discuss student progress and plan programs.Our leadership team meets fortnightly to discuss student progress and teaching/learning programs. These meetings inform decisions about the allocation of additional support across the school.
Students are not permitted to leave the school without a written request from a parent/carer, or permission from the Principal, Deputy or the Executive Teacher.
The School should be informed of a child’s absence by a written note or telephone call. You may also email the school firstname.lastname@example.org with this information. Students should be at school at 8.55am in readiness for lessons but should not arrive prior to 8.40am.