A Time to Give Thanks...

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 9 November 2016
A Time to Give Thanks...

Week 4's Bulletin is now Online

As we approach the halfway mark of the final term for 2016, we give thanks to those who supported last month's Fete and look ahead to the final events of the year.

  • Invitations to the End of Year Mass will be issued tomorrow morning.  Prompt return of your RSVP will be much appreciated and will greatly assist in a smooth distribution of allocated tickets.

  • The Parents & Friends AGM will take place next Wednesday, 16th November, from 7pm.  It will be followed by the final gathering of the 2016 Fete Committee, at 7:40pm, and light supper thereafter.  Please let us know via the reply slip in today's Bulletin, if you would like to attend.  All are welcome.

  • In the Primary School, students reflect on the recent Sacramental Mass, raise money on Loud Shirt Day, and host the Year 4 Great Travel Expo.

  • We congratulate the participants of the 2016 Australian Mathematics Competition, in which 70% of St. Dominic's entrants achieved a Credit or above.  Well done, girls!

  • The Year 8s look back on last week's Retreat.

  • In Physical Education our Year 6-9s are at their Swimming Carnival today, the Year 10 HPE class has been Surfing, and runners from Year 9-11 recently participated in the Ekiden Relay.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Year 11 Drama Production of 'Charm': Tomorrow (Thursday) night.  Doors open at 6:30.  Get your tickets at the door ($5/$10)

  • Parents & Friends AGM, followed by the final Fete Meeting of 2016: from 7pm on Wednesday 16th November

  • Primary Twilight Assembly: Tuesday 22 November please return your notices by TOMORROW.

  • Year 6 Graduation BBQ: Wednesday 30 November

Get your Bulletin online now, here.

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Week Three Bulletin is now Online

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 2 November 2016
Week Three Bulletin is now Online

In this week's Bulletin, we take a look back at Sunday's wonderful Fete & Auction, and revisit the success of our Aurecon Bridge Building Competition winners.  Also:

  • Year 2s have been learning about TOYS

  • Our Spring Poetry Competition finalists attended the Spring Poetry Anthology launch

  • Year 7 French class won in the group poem category at the SAFTA Poetry Recitation competition

  • Year 9 Knock Out Volleyball team celebrated a close second-place victory at last Thursday's tournament

  • The Year 10 Design Technology class put their photography skills to the test by taking photos of some of the major landmarks in Adelaide and of the animals at the Adelaide Zoo

Special Notices

  • The Uniform Shop will NOT be open on Thursday 10 November, as previously advertised.  Please see the current Bulletin for ammended opening hours.

  • The Year 11 Drama Production 'Charm' is on Thursday 10 November.  Doors open at 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start.  Tickets at the door ($10/$5)

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Be Entertained...

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 26 October 2016
Be Entertained...

At Sunday's Fete!

We're days away from the 2016 Fete.  Today's Bulletin is full of information and final requests - don't miss it!

  • The Cake Stall CAKES would be gratefully received in the Hall on Fete day or left at school on Friday. 

  • Afternoon Tea Stall: If you are a parent in Years 11 or 12 then cake/scones etc. are still "the go," but your product goes to the success of the Afternoon Tea Stall.  Your kind donations can be left in the 9B classroom.

  • FETE Raffle: The success of the FETE Raffle with its excellent cash prizes is key to the overall financial result.  Please return all books by Friday.

  • Live Auction: This year's Live Auction will be complimented by a bumper Silent Auction.  Doors open at 11am.  The Auction Catalogue is available online here.  stay tuned for details on the Silent Auction.

  • Entertainment: Please note that this year's Fete has a wonderful line up of Bands, Dance, and Strings at several locations during the day.

  • Fete Rosters: Thank you to those parents who have so generously committed their time this weekend.  If you have not signed up yet, there is still opportunity to do so online, particularly across the Italian Foods Stall, the Classic Treasures Stall, Auction (spotters needed) and Clean Up.  Sign up online here

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2016 Auction Catalogue is now available

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 24 October 2016
2016 Auction Catalogue is now available

The St. Dominic's Priory College Fete is now just SIX SLEEPS away.

Whether you're planning to get a jump start on your Christmas Shopping, or simply want to treat yourself, the HALL will be the place to be this coming Sunday, 30th October. 

Doors open at 11am for Silent Auction bids and main Auction viewing, with the live Auction kicking off from 12 noon

Get your catalogue online now and contact the school on (08) 8267 3818 between 9am - 3:30pm (weekdays) if you would like to pre-book your Bidder's Ticket(s) ahead of the day.

To share details of this, our biggest fundraiser of the year, amongst your wider network of family and friends, download the Fete Poster here


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11 More Sleeps 'til FETE 2016

Posted by St Dominic's Priory College on 19 October 2016
11 More Sleeps 'til FETE 2016

Welcome to Term 4!

The Week 1 Bulletin kicks off with a LOT of information about next weekend's FETE:

  • This Week's Fete Appeal is $2 for the BBQ Stall

  • Request letters from the Asian Foods, Italian Foods, Sweets Stall & Rose Cafe have gone home to applicable year levels.  Prompt return is appreciated.

  • Art Union Raffle Books are due back by Thursday 27 October

  • We give thanks to the parents who have already signed up to a Parent Roster for Fete Day.  There are still several stalls with time slots in urgent need of assistance.  Please see the back page of the Bulletin for details and sign up here if you haven't already done so.

  • Please display the enclosed Fete Flyer somewhere prominent in your local community.  An electronic copy, for sharing online, is available here

Also in today's Bulletin, we publish the Uniform Shop Opening Hours for Term 4 and feature a flyer for next month's Year 11 Drama Production: Charm.

The Week 1 Bulletin is ONLINE HERE NOW.

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