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School Code Survey

Please complete this brief survey to have your say about possible changes to our school code for 2018. Go to School Code Survey link... Read more

2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 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 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... Read more

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Please check the draft program for errors and omissions - and let the office know if we need to make changes. Thanks Jo Jackettmusic@millthorpe draft prog (pdf 525 KB)... Read more

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NDIS continues its roll out across NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) started in NSW in July 2016, rolling out across half of the state. The rollout for the rest of NSW started on 1 July 2017 and the NDIS will be fully rolled out by mid 2018. The NSW government is writing to the families of children and young people with disability who currently receive disability supports in the rollout areas to advise how and when they will enter the NDIS. How will people move into the NDIS? There is a planned approach to the way people enter into the NDIS. The first people to... Read more

NAPLAN Online School readiness test

NSW schools will participate in the NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test from 14 August to 22 September. There is a lot of information for schools, students and parents on the NAPLAN Online transition website. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run' for schools to assess their technology as we prepare to transition to NAPLAN Online. It provides an opportunity for schools to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online assessment platform but is not an assessment of student ability.... Read more

Education Week 2017

Next week (Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August) is Education Week, a statewide annual event to celebrate public education in NSW. The week highlights the achievements of public education and local schools, putting the spotlight on our students, our educators and the communities that support them. This year's theme is I Learn, We Learn. It is a celebration of the commitment of the NSW Department of Education to ensuring that our students are at the heart of learning and that all our schools improve every year. Education Week is also a time for... Read more

Calendar Term 2 2017

Calendar Term 2 2017 (pdf 339 KB)... Read more

Healthy School Canteens

Introducing Healthy School Canteens

The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more

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Our shared responsibility

Welcome back for the 2017 school year. I hope everyone had a relaxing and refreshing break. I'd like to particularly welcome students (along with their parents) and staff starting in our schools for the first time. May the year ahead be engaging and rewarding – a wonderful year of teaching and learning. We know the world is transforming profoundly and quickly, and it is our great responsibility to prepare our children and young people so that they can flourish through such change. When our children finish school and enter the evermore... Read more

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

SRC Mufti Day Thursday 30th June 2016

Tomorrow Thursday 30th June is Mufti Day. Come along and support the SRC team by wearing casual clothes tomorrow! Mufti Day Flyer (pdf 71 KB)... Read more

Term 2 Calendar

Term 2 Calendar (pdf 43 KB)... Read more

Millthorpe Public School Cross Country

Millthorpe School's Cross Country will be held tomorrow Tuesday 4th May at Blayney Golf Course. Notes need to be returned with $5 ( covers bus hire) to the office by Tuesday morning. MPS Cross Country 2016 (pdf 135 KB)... Read more

School Stream and School Website

Welcome to Term 2. The weekly newsletter is now available on this website and the school stream app only. There will be a few hard copies available from the office. Please also find the Canteen roster for Term 2, 2016 and Winter menu available here. Winter Menu 2016 (pdf 65 KB) as well as on the school stream app. Term 2 Canteen Roster (pdf 59 KB)... Read more

Millthorpe Markets are coming!

Please find attached Millthorpe Markets Volunteers form for the April Markets. Please contact Lisa Fowler or send into the school, thanks Volunteer Note (pdf 116 KB)... Read more

Canteen News and Roster Term 1 Week 5

Canteen news and roster (pdf 45 KB)... Read more

Millthorpe Swimming Carnival 2016

This Friday morning 12th February, the ribbons from the swimming carnival last Friday will be handed out at the morning assembly. Please feel free to come and watch these amazing students receive their ribbons.... Read more

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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