Paint You a Song
For those of you wanting to get some extra practise of ‘Paint You a Song’, below you will find a copy of the song and its lyrics. The whole school will be singing the song on Thursday the 30th of October....Read More
Planning for 2015
As we begin the final term for 2014 we also begin careful planning for the 2015 school year, including class structures and teaching arrangements. If you have any concerns regarding the placement of your child next year based on educational grounds, you may put these in writing and forward them to me by Friday 31st October - using the proforma.
Please note also that requests for a particular teacher will not be acknowledged, as the educational needs of all children in the school must be considered and teacher movement across teaching teams is common practice at BLPS. This practice is a key component of building staff energy, collaboration and pedagogical knowledge....Read More
Walk to School Month
Walk to School this October
Blackburn Lake Primary is excited to be taking part in VicHealth’s Walk to School from 6-31 October. Below are the ways you can get involved in Walk to School Month.
50 year celebrations
"Blacky Lake Primary" is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.
We have already acknowledged our "birthday" with a special Come And Explore From 1964 treasure hunt through the school during Education Week. In addition, commemorative seedstick bookmarks distributed during BookWeek and a 50th pavers path laid.
Later this year our main celebrations planned are:
- Monday 1st December (1:00 - 3:30):a "party" for the current students
- Friday 5th December (1:00 - 3:30): Back to School - inviting past students and staff to attend the school and special assembly
- Friday 5th December (7:00 - 10:00): Back to 1964 Dinner Dance at Box Hill Town Hall for former staff, students and families.
More details are to come in the Lakeside News, and we are asking ex-students and former staff to please contact the Office....Read More