05/04/2019 - 9:30 am
Grandparents’ Day at St James has become an annual, traditional event. It is a day where grandparents (or significant other) and parents are invited to visit St James school. It is a community day that brings together a diversity of people, ages and interests. It is a great opportunity for grandparents to share in the educational life of their grandchildren.
Children are encouraged to dress in their house colours.
Family members are welcome to dress in house colours to show their support.
Colours: Briant – Blue
McGuigan – Red
Please see below for times:
9:30am Mass at St James Church. Children are encouraged to sit with their grandparents during Mass.
10:20am Morning Tea will be shared with adults and students in the undercover area.
Easter Raffle will be drawn.
11:00am Grandparents to be seated at oval
Please BYO Chair.
House Sports commence.
- Sprints, long distance
- novelty relays
- MARCHING DISPLAY:
In house team’s children demonstrate their ‘marching’ skills for grandparents.
12:30pm Lunch for adults will be served in the hall. Students will return to their classrooms to have their lunch.
1:00pm Open classrooms. Grandparents are invited into classrooms to see their grandchildren’s work and learn about the modern classroom.
Grandparents may leave whenever they have finished sharing their day with their grandchildren. Students are permitted to leave school early on this day with the families if desired.
School will finish at 2:30pm.