Respect Understanding Affection Humour
As we head into the end of a very busy term, we are delighted to see the huge progress made on site.
The pace of work is frenetic, with over 10,000 hours worked on site in the last month; the average number of workers on site being nearly 60, and at its peak 73 workers in one day. It is amazing to see the changes being made each day, and seeing the dream become a reality. Images do not do the progress justice – the internals are also coming along at a cracking pace.
It was wonderful to meet members of the community at the Forum held last week at the Community Centre. Thank you to all those in attendance, the feedback was very positive, and the excitement was evident.
A quick reminder to parents of Reception students commencing at the beginning of the 2021 school year to check your emails and book Transition sessions for the students. These will be held at the Gawler site and do not require a parent or guardian to stay. Please don’t forget to contact us regarding medication, allergies, action plans, and to ensure that your child has:
For parents getting ready to bring their children to school for the first time, or getting ready to change schools, it is often a time mixed with excitement as well as some trepidation. While we cannot access the site yet, this will not stop us from working with you; forming a trusting partnership is important to us at Xavier College. It can be helpful to remind your child that big things like getting used to a new situation take time. Remember to make sure you celebrate your child’s successes and be confident with your child, while quietly listening for concerns – stay in touch with us, as it helps us to begin the partnership in a strong manner.
Mrs Janet Coomber