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Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

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2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

ICAS Writing Competition Winners

International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) Writing Competition 2015 Congratulations to our ICAS English Competition participants. Out of nineteen participants from Berowra Public, we received sixteen awards - 1 High Distinction, 5 Distinctions, 5 Credits, and 5 Merit awards. Congratulations to our award winners. High Distinction: Jai C Distinction: Polly V, Matthew C, Ryan J, Eden S, Kai V Credit: Liam D, Sophia H, Danielle P, Zoe V, Freyja C Merit: Jude M, Ewan B, Kaitlyn K, Pearl M, Rachel D... Read more

SeptemberReturn to top
Premier's Spelling Bee

Premier's Spelling Bee Regional Final

Congratulations to Matthew C, Ryan J, Caitlin C and Jai C, our regional finalists in the NSW Premier's Spelling Bee. They competed on Thursday 17th September against 90 other regional finalists at Cherrybrook Public School. All of our students made us very proud.... Read more

Berowra Musica

Berowra Musica

Berowra School Band performed, as part of the combined bands, at the Berowra Musica on Friday, 11th September. The performance was of a very high standard and Mrs Bower was fortunate to be invited to enjoy this entertainment. Congratulations to all of our musicians and to the children who were brave enough to perform a solo or in a trio. Zac G (6K), Cameron R-E (6B), Taffy M-H (6K) and Renee B (6B) were outstanding in both their solo and their trio performances. Congratulations to all band members, Mr Howick and a big thank you to the band... Read more

Writing comp winners

International Competitions and Assessment for Schools (ICAS) Award Winners

Congratulations to our ICAS Writing award winners; High Distinction: Matthew C Distinction: Ryan J, Laura S Credit: Freyja C, Kai V, Eden S, Polly V Merit: Zoe V, Jai C, Cameron R, Edward R Congratulations to our ICAS Spelling award winners; High Distinction: Matthew C Distinction: Freyja C, India H, Ryan J, Molly H, Polly V, Jai C Credit: Anna O, Eden S, Mikayla S, Zoe V, Caitlan C Merit: Kamden H... Read more