Newsletter - 27th June 2019 

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Principal’s Report 

Dear Parents/Guardians

Sunday 28 February was the Third Sunday of Lent – Embracing the merciful Grace of a second chance. The third Sunday of Lent is all about second chances. In the first reading there is a bush blazing with fire that does not burn. In the Gospel, Jesus calls us to repentance as the only way to fullness of life. …

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Mary Turnock



Nano Awards

Congratulations to the following students who have received Nano rewards over the past fortnight …..

Gold Rewards: Ella Hallsworth 3T, Jasper Hay 3T & Jorja Continenza 3BM

Silver Rewards: Patrick Bealey 3T

Bronze Rewards: Rupert Gan-Pain 3T & William Cooper 3T

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Corpus Christi Catholic School News


Student Enrolment Application Forms for Kindergarten 2017 applicants are to be received at the School Office by Friday 1 April 2016.  

Applications are available on the school website http://www.corpuschristi.tas.edu.au/download/enrolment/Enrolment%20Form%20(1).pdf

Attachments required are to be included with the application.  The Birth Certificate is to be certified original.


Corpus Christi Catholic School – Play and Learn

The Play and Learn program for 2016 will not begin until Term 2.  Information about the starting date and which day of the week it will be held, shall be provided in a newsletter closer to that date.

The Corpus Christi Play and Learn program is mainly targeting 2, 3 and 4 year olds who have not yet begun Kindergarten, but if you have younger children or babies of course they are welcome. This is an opportunity for young children to begin to develop their confidence and curiosity as learners prior to commencing Kindergarten in a safe and secure environment with their parents/carers beside them. Play and Learn is held in Ballygriffin House, and run by Mrs Lisa Cooper.



Upcoming Events & Excursions to Note

Friday 4 March

• Primary Assembly (Grades 3 - 6)  9:00am Amphitheatre

• Corpus Christi School Fair

Monday 7 March

• Catholic Swimming Carnival - Hobart Aquatic Centre

• Parents & Friends Annual General Meeting  7:00pm  Library

Wednesday 9 March

• Walkathon  (Kinder & Prep) 

• Grade 5 Excursion - T20 Cricket 9:15am - 12:00pm

• Grade 6 Excursion - T20 Cricket 11:15am - 2:00pm

Thursday 10 March


Friday 11 March

• Walkathon (Grades 1-6) 


Monday 14 March


Tuesday 15 March

• Parent /Teacher Consultations  3:20pm - 7:30pm

Wednesday 16 March

• Grade 1 Excursion - Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery  10:00am - 1:00pm

• Parent/Teacher Consultations  3:20pm - 5:00pm 

Fee and Levy Tax Invoices will be issued on Thursday, 3 March 2016 (tomorrow).   Arrangements for completion of payment are as nominated on 2016 Payment Arrangements forms that were issued to all families at the beginning of the school year.   If this form has not been returned and a payment arrangement not entered into, then full payment is to be made within 28 days of issue of the Tax Invoice, ie, by Thursday, 31 March 2016.   If you have any queries in regard to this matter, please contact the School Office.

5% DISCOUNT (on Net Tuition Fees) will be applied to annual payments where payment is made by no later than Thursday, 31 March 2016.  If paying by BPAY the payment must be received into the School’s bank account by Thursday 31 March 2016.

•        MONTHLY VPOS payments commence on Thursday, 10 March 2016  
•        MONTHLY DIRECT DEBIT payments commence on Thursday, 17 March 2016
•        Families who have chosen the one off Annual payment by VPOS will be processed on Thursday, 10 March 2016 and one off Annual Direct Debit will be processed on Thursday, 17 March 2016

•        Any unscheduled payments (ie, payments made by cash, cheque, BPAY or over the counter EFTPOS) are due by no later than Thursday 31 March 2016.

FEE AND LEVY PAYMENT ARRANGEMENT FORMS advising whether paying monthly or annual payments are now overdue.  If you have not returned the same please do so as a matter of urgency.



The Canteen will be open next Thursday 10 March NOT Friday 11 March due to the Walkathon .


Parents & Friends Association


The next meeting of the P&F will be the AGM – Monday, 7 March at 7:00pm in the Library.

A nomination form is available on the School Website under 'In the School bag'. Nominations for election of President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary of the P&F must be lodged at the Office by 3:00pm this Friday.

We are still in urgent need for Volunteers for the Fair - Please contact the office if you are able to help. 

No parking in the bottom carpark this Friday 4 March - Pick up lane will be open.

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Working with Vulnerable People Registration

Volunteers In accordance with Tasmanian State Government legislation for Working With Vulnerable People, everyone who currently works or volunteers in Non-Government schools must have a Working with Children Registration. Information regarding the legislation and online registration is available at http://www.justice.tas.gov.au/working_with_children. Once your card has been received, please forward a copy to the School Office for verification prior to volunteering.

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Corpus Christi Catholic School

10 Alma Street, Bellerive,
7018, Tasmania
P: (03) 6244-7288
F: (03) 6244-7340