All sales will contribute to fund raising for Library resources.
The Book Fair will be held in the library and will be open for browsing and sales each day after school Monday 16th to Friday 20th May 2016, 3:30-4:15pm.
On sale will be a large range of books and activity sets as well as smaller sundry items. Books for sale are usually popular titles published by Scholastic. Prices are consistent with what you would pay if buying from a book shop or from the Book Club.
See you there!
2016 Food Fair Major Sponsor
Chilwell Primary School is located in Newtown with a current enrolment of 371 students. Chilwell is a family orientated school with a strong partnership with the community. Chilwell creates a learning environment for all students & staff in which the principles of care, courtesy & respect for the rights and property of all are valued. A school Chaplain is appointed to our school; the role is integrated with our Student Engagement Policy.
Classroom programs focus on developing a positive & cooperative learning environment in which children can achieve their potential in all curriculum areas. The school provides a sequential & inclusive curriculum based on VELS, enhanced by Learning Technologies (BringIT2Chilwell iPad program) and guided by Early Years & Middle Years philosophies. Teachers remain committed to continuous professional development. Team planning of curriculum and Professional Learning Teams promote a shared pedagogy, are driven by assessment data and supported by e5 Instructional Model, PoLT, Literacy & Numeracy Coaching. Literacy, Numeracy & ICT are our curriculum strengths. This school has 24.5 equivalent full time staff, 2 principal class officers, 21 teachers and 6 Education Support staff.
Major building works were completed in 2011 with the construction of four new classrooms, an ICT Lab, Library and canteen. Refrubishemnt of the Administration has been completed. An ANZAC memorial is being developed in the school grounds and is near completion.
From the Principal