Welcome to Newport Lakes Primary School where an enthusiastic and dedicated team of teachers work together to provide a stimulating and challenging learning environment for all students. The School Council, Parent Club, families and staff enjoy a positive relationship which is reflected in a school culture that values and embraces a partnership approach to education.
The vision of NLPS is to develop students that are resilient responsible, respectful and compassionate, within a safe and nurturing environment.
We provide a rigorous educational program that empowers students to excel, take action and become lifelong learners.
We believe all students can learn and as members of diverse communities we can make a difference to the world around us.
DATES TO REMEMBER
2015 Term Dates
2015 Pupil Free Days
29th January - 27th March
13th April - 26th June
13th July - 18th September
5th October - 18th December
|Wednesday 22nd April||
Prep Incursion - Market Fresh
|Thursday 23rd April||
2016 Prep Tour 10.00 am
Year 7 Expo 11.30am - 1.00pm
|Friday 24th April||
ANZAC Day ceremony at school 10.30am
|Friday 1st May||
School Athletics Carnival
Prep - 1 Tabloid Sports Day
A Field of Poppies
Students have created a field of poppies in the school
garden to commemorate ANZAC day. Every students in the school made a poppy by sewing together pieces of felt.
Premiers' Reading Challenge
The 2015 Victorian Premiers’ Reading Challenge – which encourages children to read more books and to read more widely – is now open.
The Challenge aims to help children and young people develop a love of reading with the support of parents, teachers, early childhood professionals, schools and classmates.
To take the Challenge, children must read a set number of books and record their efforts online. There are over 9000 titles on the Challenge booklist, which is
updated regularly by an expert panel which includes teachers and librarians.
Please click here for consent form....Read More
Emergency Contact Details/Media Permission Forms
A copy of your child's Emergency Contact details and Media Consent forms were sent home last term.. Parents are requested to check all the emergency details and return these signed forms to the office....Read More
Team Information Evenings
Team Information Sessions were held recently. These sessions have given parents an insight into the many different activities that will happen this year and how they can be involved in their child's learning and how they can assist their child at home.
Please click on the links below to view the powerpoint presentation from each team.