St MARY’S & EDMUND RICE

YEAR 5 STUDENTS TRY YEAR 7 FOR A DAY

WHEN?

Thursday November 8 2018
St Peter and Paul’s, St John’s, St Patrick’s, Stella Maris, Nazareth, St Francis of Assisi, St Pius, St Brigid’s, St Therese, St Paul’s (no bus pick-up)

Friday November 9 2018
St Columbkille’s, St Michael’s, Good Samaritan, St Joseph’s, Holy Cross (no bus pick-up) AND other Primary Schools

REGISTRATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED.

WHERE?

St Mary’s College for the girls 15 Harbour Street Wollongong
Drop off, pick-up and meeting area: Hector Street entrance to the College

Edmund Rice College for the boys 112 Mt Keira Road, West Wollongong
Drop off, pick-up and meeting area: Keira Park, at the end of Keira Mine Road

SUPERVISION
Students from the Catholic Primary schools will be accompanied on the buses by teachers from St Mary’s and Edmund Rice. At St Mary’s College and Edmund Rice College, students will be supervised by College staff. Students are expected to behave well and follow the school’s rules.

HOW?

Catholic Primary Schools
Buses will pick up Year 5 students from the Catholic Primary schools listed at 9am and return them to the Primary schools by 3pm.

Other Primary Schools
Students from non-Catholic schools can be dropped off and picked up by their parents both to and from St Mary’s or Edmund Rice.

TIMING FOR THE DAY

9.30 am - meet and greet
1.45 pm - farewell, buses depart, parents pick up.

WHAT TO WEAR AND WHAT TO BRING

  • Wear comfortable clothing and joggers!
  • Lunch and a drink will be provided but bring something for recess
  • The canteen will be open for students at the break.

ACTIVITIES
Students will participate in a range of activities from subjects they will actually do in Year 7 such as Technology and Applied Studies, PDHPE, Science, Visual Arts, Music and Food Technology … to name a few!

COST
None!

REGISTRATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED.