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Term 3 | Week 9

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Grandparents Day Join us on Tuesday 18 October! They say that grandparents are the best kind of grown ups and at Lake Heights, we know what an important role grandparents play in the lives of our students.
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Term 3 | Week 8

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What’s going on in the garden? An update from Ms Stehr New students joined our garden group this term and they are thoroughly enjoying the experience.
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Term 3 | Week 7

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Southern Stars Wrap Up It’s been a very big weekend for our Southern Stars performers with four performances over the past three days. After a huge week of rehearsals, our choir joined thousands of others from around the Illawarra to create a truly incredible performance. Thursday included a tech rehearsal, followed by a full dress rehearsal in preparation for the first of four performances, commencing on Friday and finishing on Saturday night.
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Term 3 | Week 6

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Convict Sleep Over Wrap-up By Riley Da Costa Tuesday morning, was the big day of the sleepover! In the morning I woke up very early, I packed all of my clothes and my toothbrush. When it was school time, I packed 3 things: my bag of clothes, my pillow and my sleeping bag.
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Term 3 | Week 5

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Honouring Mr Bridgement For those of you who have been part of the Lake Heights community for some time, you will be very familiar with our outstanding General Assistant, Mr Bridgement, who commenced his role at Lake Heights some 22 years ago. Mr Bridgement was recently honoured for his service with an Education Week award for Excellence in Educational Support.
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Term 3 | Week 4

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Changing Rooms There’s no doubt about it, our classrooms are looking better and brighter than ever! This year, we’ve made huge improvements to our learning spaces, including new interactive whiteboards, floor to ceiling wall coverings, new furniture for collaborative work spaces, and we’ve just completed our biggest change yet.  Over the holidays, our Year 2 room underwent huge renovations, removing the wall between what was previously the canteen, to create a large wet area with sink, a bathroom and a new storeroom. The extension has transformed the learning space and is a hit amongst students and teachers alike!
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Term 3 | Week 3

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District Athletics Carnival The buzz aboard the bus to Beaton Park last Wednesday was electric, as a team of talented Lake Heights athletes prepared themselves for a big day at the District Athletics carnival. Lake Heights students represented our school with pride and achieved some exceptional results this year, with several students placing in their events.
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Term 3 | Week 1

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NAIDOC Week Celebrations Although NAIDOC Week fell in the holidays this year, Lake Heights celebrated with lots of events on the last Thursday of term 2. Students from across the school turned out in red, black and yellow and were treated to lots of special activities.  We kicked off the day with a shared-screen reading of a local Indigenous story, Gang-Man-Gang, read by Aboriginal students, Asharnti Duncan and Ruby Lee.
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Term 2 | Week 9

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A Work of Art! Over the past term, a group of students from Lake Heights have spent weeks working with local artist, Anita Larkin, on a Wollongong City Council public art project.  The mural has recently been unveiled in Winnima Way, Berkeley and the final product is gobsmacking!
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