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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

The school closed on Tuesday 20 December.The school office will be open on Friday 27 January and available to accept new enrolments. The SCHOOL UNIFORM SHOP will open on Friday 27 January between 10-11:30 am. Students in Years 1-6 return to school on Monday 30 January, commencing at 9:00 am. Kindergarten commence on Wednesday 1 February. New Kinder parents have received a letter with their starting time. Enjoy your holiday break!... Read more

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2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more


Parent Tell Them From Me Survey: Closes Friday 21 October at 5:oo pm

What a great opportunity to share some feedback with our school! Please complete this 15 minute online survey by Friday 21st October 2016 by 5:00 pm. Just click on the link and help us with our planning for next year. This is completely confidential. Parent survey: Read more

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Tuesday 2 August is Open Day at Colo Vale for Education Week

You are invited to our Colo Vale PS Education Week 2016 on Tuesday 2 August, at Colo Vale Public School! All details were sent out last Wednesday in the newsletter. The details have been shared again this week with our students. We are delighted with the opportunity for families to visit our school and celebrate our 'Shared stories, better learning and stronger communities'. Come and join us for our parent information sessions, visit your child's classroom, bring a picnic lunch, join our assembly and find out how we teach children! Come along... Read more

Welcome back to Term 3, Tuesday 19 July!

We trust everyone had a great holiday and are excited to return to school! School playground supervision commences at 8:30 am. We are looking forward to everyone returning in their full school uniform. Don't forget your hat!... Read more

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ANZAC Commemoration Services

Our students will be representing our school at the Colo Vale ANZAC Day Ceremony, 25 April at 8:00 am at the Colo Vale Progress Association Hall; and at Mittagong March at 10:00 am. Please meet Mrs Williams and Mrs Pietrucha at 10:00am in full school uniform to march. Our school ceremony will be at 12:30 pm, on Friday 29 April instead of our regular assembly. Our parents and local community are most welcome to attend. At the Colo Vale ANZAC Commemoration, two of our students will share a speech. Our school councillors are expected to attend.... Read more

Celebration of Achievement Assembly: Thursday 7 April

Parents and guests are most welcome to attend our Celebration of Student Achievement Presentation Assembly that occurs at the end of each term. The assembly commences at 10:00am in the school hall. Come and see our school band play!... Read more

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Easter Hat Parade: Tuesday 22 March at 10:30 am

The Easter Hat Parade is now on Tuesday 22 March instead of Wednesday. This was due to the Soccer Gala Day back up date, that was rescheduled for the same day. We look forward to seeing you there! Parents, grandparents and families are most welcome!... Read more

FebruaryReturn to top

Like us on Facebook

Colo Vale now has an official Colo Vale Public School Facebook Page. This is to help parents with the just in time information!The Code of Conduct Guidelines have been published in Banksia Bits Newsletter, Week 5 Term 1 and a letter has also been sent home. This has also included a specific permission slip for Facebook publication.... Read more

JanuaryReturn to top

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more

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Nattai Ponds community welcome to enrol

The new Nattai Ponds subdivision can also enrol at Colo Vale PS. Parents are welcome to make an appointment on 48894250 or 48894081, email or visit the school office for more information between 8:30 am and 3:30 pm. Interviews and school tours are also available. The Colo Vale school general email address is Before and after school care is available at the Northern Villages OOSH. Contact Karen Revitt on 48894974.... Read more


Colo Vale open for enrolments 2016

Colo Vale Public School welcomes students and parents to our school! The school office is officially open on Wednesday 27 January 2016. The School Uniform Shop is open on Wednesday 27 January at 10:00 am for a limited time. Parents are welcome to contact the school about enrolling their child for 2016 on 02 48894250. Students in Years 1-6 return on the Thursday 28 January 2016. Kindergarten commence on Monday 1 February. We look forward to welcoming our school community to an invigorating year in 2016!... Read more