Unley Primary School News

Sports Day – Save the Date!

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One of our favourite days of the school year is fast approaching! Sports Day will be held on Wednesday the 11th of April in Week 11 of the term. Students will meet their teacher in the classroom by 9am as… Continue Reading →

Sport Vouchers

The Office of Recreation and Sport (ORS) have a voucher program to support families interested in their children playing club or community sport. This unfortunately does not apply to our school sporting teams. Many thanks to Auskick coach and UPS… Continue Reading →

SAPSASA Swimming Carnival

Unley Primary was represented at the South East Adelaide District Swimming Carnival at the Norwood Swimming Pool on Thursday 8th March by 24 competent swimmers. Students competed in their age group in freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly and relay teams. It… Continue Reading →

Unley High School 2019 Special Interest Programs Information Evening

Please follow this link for information in regard to Unley High School’s Special Interest Programs, including French immersion, French bilingual programs and the rowing program. Special Interest Programs Information Evening-1w9peme

Room 24 News

             The Year 3’s in Guided Inquiry have been busy learning about how Indigenous Australians have a “strong connection to their country”. We have looked at the art created by Bronwyn Bancroft, an Aboriginal illustrator. She… Continue Reading →

Forget Me Not Program

    Do you know anyone who suffers from dementia? Did you know that every 3 seconds someone in the world develops dementia? The students from rooms 18, 19 and 22 have been learning about dementia and ageing. We are… Continue Reading →

Room 7 News

Room 7 have begun to practise activities in teams in readiness for Sports Day. We have been learning how to do the Egg and Spoon Race and Tunnel Ball. Come along to the Market Stall on April 6th and adopt… Continue Reading →

Meteorite Landing with Room 2

When the year 6/7’s of Mrs Lindon’s class walked into science one Tuesday morning they were expecting a normal lesson… but they were wrong! Eric had a special surprise for them – a real meteorite from space! This meteorite is… Continue Reading →

Unley Kindergarten’s Term 1 SCRAP METAL DRIVE Fundraiser

By collecting unwanted items and scrap metal from your home, business or family from Tuesday March 13th –Thursday 29th March 2018 you can help raise funds for educational resources at Unley Kindy and teach your children the great benefits of… Continue Reading →

Unley Primary School Production

This year’s Unley Primary School production is Disney Peter Pan Jr. Please note that the performances will be in Week 3 of Term 3.  We are looking forward to the auditions which will be held in Week 10 this term…. Continue Reading →

Stem Edulinks

  Dear Parents / Caregivers, We realized many students could not join our after school program due to their engagement in other activities on Monday & Thursday. So we are introducing a highly interactive weekend program for Computer Coding and… Continue Reading →

‘The Protectors’ – Live Theatre Program

Brainstorm Productions will be visiting our school toward the end of this term and using educational theatre to help empower students to be assertive and safe in the playground and online. ‘The Protectors’ is an emotional wellbeing resource that has… Continue Reading →

Harmony Day at U.P.S.

U.P.S will be celebrating Harmony Day this year on Wednesday March 21st. Harmony Day celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging. Unley Primary will celebrate the 57 cultural backgrounds of students and families that… Continue Reading →

Science News

Science is a process of asking questions, investigating and finding ways to explore and reach new understandings. Like what causes day and night? The rising of the Sun and the Moon are daily reminders of the awe and wonder, beauty… Continue Reading →

Players wanted and help needed for Year 2 Basketball

Year 2 Basketball – Winter Season Term 2 We are currently seeking a few more players for our Year 2 Basketball team. Games are held Tuesday afternoons at Life Be In It Unley and at this stage a training session… Continue Reading →

AFL Auskick is coming to UPS

Auskick provides a wonderful opportunity for children to develop their individual and team skills. Follow the instructions below to register your child now. 1. Visit play.afl/auskick 2. Enter your school into the centre locator 3. Select the centre you would… Continue Reading →

Summer Soiree

Join the school community for a night under the garden lights. Friday 23rd March 2018      7pm – until late $10 tickets per person – includes a glass of wine or ale on arrival. http://www.trybooking.com/UNKK Enjoy the delicious Paella and… Continue Reading →

Welcome events – Pancake Breakfast and more to come!

The pancake breakfast, organised by our Governing Council with help from the Community and Fundraising Committee, other parents and staff was a great success. Families were welcomed to a new year at Unley PS over a delicious breakfast of pancakes… Continue Reading →

Your representatives

At our recent AGM we had an opportunity to report to our school community on our achievements in 2017 and our plans for the year ahead. Many thanks to those who came along to share in this. Congratulations and thank… Continue Reading →

Urrbrae High School

Our newest cricketers

Cricket season is up and away with teams from Years 3 to 7 representing our school. We appreciate the wonderful efforts of our parent volunteers – coaches and team managers, scorers and helpers – who make this opportunity possible for… Continue Reading →

Music News Term 1 Week 4

Classroom music lessons are underway with each class attending a one hour music lesson in the music room each week. I am working Tuesday – Friday and we have Emily Robinson teaching Music to the year 1/2 students on Mondays…. Continue Reading →

Greek News

Yiasou, Kalimera and Kalispera ! We have had a fantastic start to the year in our Greek classes and have been enjoying lots of learning. Come and visit to see our fabulous achievements so far. We have learnt our greetings… Continue Reading →

Fine Motor Friday

Fine motor skills are those that involve a refined use of the small muscles which control the hand, fingers and thumb.Fine motor skills are essential for performing everyday skills involving pencil and scissor work, manipulating LEGO, dressing dolls during play,… Continue Reading →

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