Monthly Archives February 2021

BPS Swimming Carnival

What a perfect day today for our Swimming Carnival! Our day started at 9.15 with a brisk walk down to the local Beechworth pool. Then the students gathered into their house groups; Fletcher, Kerford, Sambal and Ingram.  The order of events was co-ordinated and announced by our PE teacher, Mrs Griffin. Events included freestyle, 25 mtrs and 50 mtrs, backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke and relays. We were so proud of the way the students competed and the persistence shown by students who were determined to finish their race no matter how far behind or how tired they were. Sambal was the
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2021 Family Fun Night

BPS annual Family Night was a night of fun, and a great opportunity for families to connect with the school and fellow parents. Families had time to mingle and get to know each other and the teachers whilst enjoying a sausage or two. This year our theme was our Capital Grant building works. Families collected pieces of a map and explored the classrooms and engaged in a range of activities related to ‘renovation’. Our map pieces had snippets of the long history of the school on the back. We all enjoyed the jumping castles and the sausage sizzle. Our SRC
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2021 Student Leadership

At Beechworth Primary School student leadership is important to us. Today we celebrated our 2021 student leaders with our badge presentation assembly. Each year the students elect two School Captains, two Vice Captains, House Captains and SRC representatives for each class.  We had to ‘tweek’ it up a bit this year with our assembly being held outside on the basketball courts so that we could have our families attend. Thank you to Trish Broom, Beechworth Secondary College principal, who presented our 2021 badges. Our assembly was followed by a fun morning tea for our leaders.
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