Westmead Public School

Celebrating Excellence in Learning

Telephone02 9635 7793

Emailwestmead-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Upcoming events

Tue

29

May

Primary Athletics Carnival

Date

29 May

Time

9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Location
Holroyd sports ground

Please complete the attached permission slip and medical information to allow your child to attend this event.

Wed

13

Jun

ICAS Spelling Test

Date

13 June

Time

All day

Location
Westmead Public School

ICAS Spelling is an independent spelling assessment developed in conjunction with Macquarie Dictionary. It assesses and reports students’ skills at spelling words in four different contexts: dictation, proofreading, error correction and applying rules and conventions. Students who have applied to complete this ICAS test will be completing it on this date.

Tue

24

Jul

ICAS English Test

Date

24 July

Time

All day

Location
Westmead Public School

ICAS – English assesses reading and language skills in a range of contexts. The following aspects of texts are assessed and reported: text comprehension—reading for meaning—in literary and factual texts; the writer’s craft in selecting particular text types, vocabulary and techniques; syntax; and vocabulary. The questions require students to locate, identify, sequence, explain, interpret, analyse and infer information in and about texts. Students who have applied to complete this ICAS test will be completing it on this date.

Mon

30

Jul

Year 6 Camp - Myuna Bay

Date

30 July-01 August

Time

All day

Location
Myuna Bay

Year 6 will be attending Myuna Bay Sport and recresation Camp for their annual excursion.

Mon

06

Aug

Year 5 Camp - Myuna Bay Sport & Recreation Centre

Date

06-08 August

Time

All day

Location
Myuna Bay Sport and Recreation Centre

Year 5 Camp - Myuna Bay Sport & Recreation Centre

Tue

07

Aug

Year 4 Overnight ZooSnooz - Taronga Zoo

Date

07-10 August

Time

All day

Location
Taronga Zoo

Year 4 Overnight ZooSnooz - Taronga Zoo