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Saint Patrick's School is located in the rural Riverina city of Griffith. Griffith is part of the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area. The school can be found adjacent to the Sacred Heart Church, has modern facilities and large playing areas for our students.
We have students from Kindergarten to Year 6 with three classes at each year level.
St Patrick's School is part of the Sacred Heart Parish. We are a welcoming community which provides a safe and secure environment, within which our students receive high quality education in all Key Learning Areas. Our staff are fully committed to their vocation as Christian educators.
Saint Patrick's is a systemic Catholic School which operates under the guidelines and policies of the Catholic Schools Office, Diocese of Wagga Wagga. The Catholic Schools Office in Wagga directly assists us with many aspects of school life.
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ST PATRICK'S SWIMMING CARNIVAL 2017
Students from Year 3 to Year 6 will be attending the St Patrick’s Swimming Carnival on Wednesday 8th February at the Griffith Aquatic Centre. There will be 50m events in Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke and butterfly as well as 18m events in Freestyle and Backstroke so we encourage all students to prepare for the carnival over the holidays. Students in Year 2 who are turning 8 in 2017 and who can swim 50m in any stroke will also be eligible to attend. We will send home a note on the first day of school next year requesting the distances your child can swim.
SCHOOL LEADERS 2017
At our awards ceremony we were proud to be able to announce the new school leaders for 2017. Congratulations to the following students who were voted in by their peers and the staff:
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Please refer to the school newsletter for the House Captains of 2017. Our Congratulations must also go to our graduating class of 2016. We wish these students all the best as their educational journey takes them on to High School. Many students were acknowledged for their achievements at our awards ceremony on Monday. These awards are also listed in the latest newsletter.
St Patrick’s school is now seeking expressions of interest for Kindergarten children for 2017. If your intention is to be part of our community here at St Patrick’s then please telephone the office on 6964 2888 for details. Our office staff are more than happy to answer any
questions you may have. I encourage all friends and parents to look at this website for information about our school.
Please click here to access the enrolment page or for more information, please contact the Enrolments Officer Lorraine on 6964 2888 or email email@example.com.
Each year thousands of families across Australia prepare their young children to start kindergarten. But there’s more to starting school than just new uniforms, bags and pencil cases. This new radio program called Transitioning to Kindergarten/Primary School is brought to you by the community of Catholic Primary Schools. Guest speakers will share information and tips to help parents make the kindergarten transition as smooth as possible.
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