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The Holy Spirit school newsletter is emailed fortnightly on a Wednesday afternoon, and is archived below to read at your convenience.

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Parents and carers are invited to contribute to our newsletter. If you or your children have family, cultural, sporting, or other news or achievements you'd like us to share, and/or celebrate, please forward the details in writing to the school office. Our school community appreciates your input. The school will review and consider the best communication method for your contribution.

Our Current Newsletter

  2017 Term 4 Week 6 Newsletter

This issue: Sundays Reading, Joke of the Week, Emergency Procedures, Awards, L.E.A.D Leader Program, Events

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  2017 Term 4 Week 4 Newsletter

This issue: School Committee, Mission Day, Parenting, Sunday's Reading, Speech Pathologists, 2018 School Fees, School Events

  2017 Term 4 Week 2 Newsletter

This issue: Kindergarten Orientation 2018, Mrs Frances Garzaniti, Extra Curricular, School Committee, Staff Development Day, Attendance, Sunday's Reading, Literacy, Prayer, Gymnastics, Message from Busways, Upcoming Events, 2018 Team Sport Trials, Book Club

  2017 Term 3 Week 10 Newsletter

This issue: Year 1 Excursion, Mufti Day, Summer Uniform, Bush Dance, Bell Music, Bike Safety, Voice of Youth Grand Final, Year 2 Prayer, Attendance, Awards, Infants Sports Carnival, Year 2 Writing Sample

  2017 Term 3 Week 8 Newsletter

This issue: Social Justice, Principal Morning Tea, Bush Dance, Fathers Day stall, Early Bird Reading, Kiss and Ride, Year 6 Prayer, Awards, School fees, Year 6 Writing sample,

  2017 Term 3 Week 6 Newsletter

This issue: Naplan, Social Justice, Fathers Day Liturgy and Morning Tea, Book Week, School Uniform, Awards, Year 1 Writing Samples, New phone number, Community Events

  2017 Term 3 Week 4 Newsletter

This issue: Aniexty, Voice of Youth, School Committee, Bush Dance, Compliance, Gala Days, Year 4 Prayer, Illness, Uniforms, Year 4 Writing Samples, Woolworths Earn and Learn, Premier Reading Challenge,

  2017 Term 3 Week 2 Newsletter

This issue: Census, Parenting Ideas, Bush Dance, School Committee, Staff Development Day, Attendance, Prayer, Year 3 Writing Samples, Table-a-thon raffle winners, Events, Book Club, Premier Reading Challenge, School Zone Lights.

  2017 Term 2 Week 10 Newsletter

This issue: School Uniform, Attendance, Parking, Table-a-thon, Mufti Day, Awards, Oz Fashion Uniform App, Parish Events

  2017 Term 2 Week 8 Newsletter

This issue: Reports, Parent and Teacher Interviews, Table-a-thon, Mufti Day, First Communion, Early Bird Reading and Writing, Year 6 Prayer, Awards, Year 6 Writing Samples, Kiss-n-ride, Fees

  2017 Term 2 Week 6 Newsletter

This issue: Pentecost Mass, Student Leaders Civic Reception, Table-a-thon, Complaints Handling, Building Safe Communities, Year 1 Prayer, Awards, Year 1 Writing Samples, Second Hand Uniform sale, Captivate

  2017 Term 2 Week 4 Newsletter

This issue: School Committee, Mothers Day stall, Captivate, Assessments, Year 4 Writing Samples, Year 4 Prayer, School Attendance, Year 6 Canberra, Uniform, Munch Canteens, Second Hand uniform sale, Pentecost Celebrations

  2017 Term 2 Week 2 Newsletter

This issue: Naplan, Attendance, Year 3 Prayer, Early Bird Reading and Writing, Awards, Mothers Day stall, Year 3 Writing samples, Opal cards, Book Club, Events

  2017 Term 1 Week 10 Newsletter

This issue: Mufti Day, Literacy Talk, Police Visit, Lent, Early Bird Reading and Writing, Leadership Day, Year 2 Writing samples, Fees, Uniform Shop Changes, Winter Uniform, Easter Raffle, Word of the Week, Attendance, Enrolments 2018,

  2017 Term 1 Week 8 Newsletter

This issue: Parenting Ideas, Easter Eggs, Talent Quest, Lent, Attendance, Book Fair, Year 6 Writing Samples, Book Club, Awards, Events, Word of the Week, School Photos, 2018 Enrolments, Swimming News, Project Compassion, Green Team News, Confirmation, Community Events.

  2017 Term 1 Week 6 Newsletter

This issue: Message from the Principal, Lent, Year 1 Prayer, Prayers for Josh Carter, Project Compassion, School Committee, Catholic Schools Week, Kiss & Ride, Staff Development Day, Swimming Carnival, Year 1 Writing, Awards, Sports Update, NRL Visit, Word of the Week, Attendance, Confirmation Information, Events

  Term 4 Week 6 2016

This issue: Kindergarten Orientation, Christmas Raffle, Emergency Procedures, Fees, Lost Property, Kiss-n-ride, Important School Dates, Mission Days, Awards, Second hand uniform sale, Selection Swimming Carnival

  Term 4 Week 4 2016

This issue: Kindergarten 2017, Buddy Bench, First Holy Communion, Gymnastics, Writing, Awards,Selection Swimming Carnival. Event

  Term 4 Week 2 2016

This issue: Positive Parenting, School Committee, Uniform, School Disco, Kiss-n-ride, Year 1 Writing, 2017 Parramatta Team Trials, Fees, Events

  Term 3 Week 10 2016

This issue: Resilience, Summer uniform, Farewell from Mrs Alexander, Awards, Infants Sports Carnival, Events

  Term 3 Week 8 2016

This issue: Early Bird Reading, Kiss and Ride, Father's Day Stall, Mufti Day, Diocesan Athletics Carnival, MacKillop Trials, Year 1 Chefs, Uniforms, Reflection of Year of Mercy, Principal's Awards, What's Happening at Holy Spirit

  Term 3 Week 6 2016

This issue: Staff Carpark, School Hats, Writing Stimulus, School Office, Voice of Youth, Infants Sports Carnival, Fathers Day stall, Liturgy of the Word, Events

  Term 3 Week 4 2016

This issue: Mrs Alexander, Early Bird Reading, School Performance, Coffee and Chat, Year of Mercy, Awards, Premier Reading Challenge, Uniform, Kiss-n-ride, Upcoming Events

  Term 3 Week 2 2016

This issue: Government Grant, Parent Writing Workshop, Coffee and Chat, Fundraising, Census, Extra Curricular, Staff Development Day, Confirmation, Mercy Cross, Year of Mercy, Administration, Events.

  Term 2 Week 10 2016

This issue: Staff Update, Parent/Teachers Interviews, Talent Quest, Hair, Mufti Day, Chess, Year of Mercy, Private Strings Money Due, First Communicants, Awards, Events

  Term 2 Week 8 2016

This issue: Primary Sports Carnival, Parent/Teacher Interviews, Mufti Day, Write-a-thon, Talent Quest, School Counselling, Year of Mercy, Early Bird Reading, Awards, Events

  Term 2 Week 6 2016

This issue: Write-a-thon, Winter Uniform, Reflection on the Year of Mercy, First Eucharist, Safety, Early/Late Arrivals, Awards, Building Child Safe Communities - Volunteers, Events

  Term 2 Week 4 2016

This issue: Write-a-thon, Chess, New Bishop, School Committee, Early Bird Reading, Year 6 Canberra, Year of Mercy, Events

  Term 2 Week 2 2016

This issue: Mothers Day, Prayer, Pentecost Mass, NAPLAN, School Committee, Excursions, Parking, Awards, Events

  Term 1 Week 10 2016

This issue: Bullying, Easter Egg Raffle, School Holidays, Mufti Day, Winter Uniform, EMU, Awards, First Holy Communion, Parent Calendar, Fees, Upcoming Events.

  Term 1 Week 8 2016

This issue: Easter break, Staff Development Day, Prayer, Uniform shop, Early Bird reading, Book Fair, Second Hand, Swimming, School Photos, Enrolments , Events

  Minutes 22nd February 2016

Minutes of the School Committee Meeting held 22nd February 2016

  Term 1 Week 2 2016

This issue: Prayer, Census, Parent Information Night, School Committee, Fees, Uniform Shop, Parking, Skoolbag Application, Kiss-n-Ride, Parking, Sport Days, Events.

  Term 1 Week 4 2016

This issue: Parent Information Evenings, Uniform, Behaviour, Open Day, Catholic School Week, Coffee and Chat, School Committee, Captivate, Sports Days, Events

  Term 1 Week 6 2016

This issue: Easter Egg raffle, QCS, Fundraising, School Committee 2016, Attendance, Staff Development Day, EMU program, Catholic School Week, Enrolments 2017, Awards, Book Fair Helpers, Events

  Term 4 Week 10 2015

This issue: Hairstyles, World Youth Day, Promotions Afternoon, Staffing 2016, Fundraising, Library, Fees, First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion, Canteen, Awards, Mufti Day, Important Dates

  Term 4 Week 8 2015

This issue: Emmaus Visit, Reports, Awards, Canberra, Bus Timetable, Fees 2016, Lost Property, Canteen Dates, Events

  Term 4 Week 6 2015

This issue: Christian Values Awards, Movie Night, Kindergarten Orientation, Emmaus, Bus Pass Changes - Opal card, Awards, Events, Executive Directors Reading Challenge

  Term 4 Week 4 2015

This issue: Mission Activities, Resource Fee, Sport Representative Teams, Prayer, Kindergarten Orientation, Kiss-n-Ride, Nits, Awards, Events.

  Term 4 Week 2 2015

This issue: Resilience, Staff Development Day, Kindergarten Orientation, Stamps, Sports, Early Bird Reading, School fees, Kiss-n-Ride, Diocesan Team Trials, Uniform Price, Events, Sports Day

  Term 3 Week 10 2015

This issue: Attendance, Parenting Tips, School Musical, Head Lice, Early Bird Reading, Infants Sports Carnival, Awards, Earn and Learn, Events,

  Term 3 Week 8 2015

This issue: Fathers Day, Boulos Family, School Crossing, Year 5 Fundraiser, Woolworths 4 School, Fees, Bus 4085, Awards, Infant Sports Carnival, Events.

  Term 3 Week 6 2015

This issue: Confirmation, Earn and Learn, School Concert, Fathers Day Stall, Premier Reading Challenge, Awards, Unexplained Absences, Fundraising, Events

  Term 3 Week 4 2015

This issue: Mary MacKillop, Woolworths 4 School, Stage 2 Parents morning tea, Kiss n Ride map, Coin-a-thon, Live Life Well, Events , Census Day

  Newsletter Term 3 Week 2 2015

This issue: School Office, Ken Done, Gates, Lift Off, Extra Curricula, Social Justice, Earn & Learn, Stage 2 Coffee & Chat, Student Focus Groups, Catholic Care, Early Bird Reading, Parent Prayer Group, Parking, Uniform Price Increase, Sports Day

  Newsletter Term 2 Week 10 2015

This issue: NAIDOC week, Woolworths for School, Staff Development Day, Mrs Antao retirement, Stage 1 Parents, Awards, School Banking, Lost Property, Primary Sports Carnival, Panther Cup, Confirmation News, Events.

  Newsletter Term 2 Week 8 2015

This issue: Staff Development Day, Office Review, Jeanette Antao retirement, Staff Changes Term 3, Kinder Parent morning tea, Early Bird Reading, Awards, Parking, Kiss-n-Ride, Early Departures/Late Arrivals, Primary Athletics Carnival, Events

  Newsletter Term 2 Week 6 2015

This issue: Prayer, Video and Computer games, Literacy, Healthy Living Tip, Awards, Fees, Uniform, Sports Days, Events

  Minutes 5 May 2015

Minutes from the Holy Spirit Committee Meeting held on 5-5-2015.

  Minutes 24 Feb 2015

Minutes from the Holy Spirit Committee Meeting held on 24-2-2015.

  Newsletter Term 2 Week 4 2015

This issue: Mothers Day, School website, Traffic, Parking, Uniform, Sports, Pentecost Mass, Early/Late Arrivals, Consent forms, Year 6 Graduation Meeting, Events, Term Dates

  Newsletter Term 2 Week 2 2015

This issue: Easter, ANZAC day, Mother's Day, Naplan, School Committee Meeting, Early Bird Reading, PBL, Uniform Shop, Athletics Carnival, Live Life Well, Holy Communion and Events.

  Term 1 Week 10 2015

This issue: Staff changes, Sport Uniform days, Prayer, Road Safety, Easter Egg raffle, Table-a-thon, Enrolments, Parent Meditation, Fees, Uniform shop, Awards, Events, School Terms

  Newsletter Term 1 Week 8

This issue: Table-a-thon, Catholic Schools Week, Enrolments, Prayer, Parking, Fees, Easter Raffle, Awards, Swimming, School Photos, Book Fair, QCS survey, Cross Country, Events

  Term 1 Week 6 2015

This issue: School Committee, Fundraising, Table-a-thon, Catholic Schools Week, Enrolments, Complaint Handling, Mufti Day, Awards, Book Fair Helpers, Live Life Well, Events

  Term 1 Week 4 2015

This issue: Lent, Catholic Schools Week, Enrolments, Reader Helpers, School Committee Meeting, Parking, Ash Wednesday, Maths Morning, Important Dates.

  Term 1 Week 2 2015

This issue: Prayer, Census Day, Leave, School Committee, Class Teachers, Fees, Uniform Shop, Skoolbag, Kiss-n-Ride, Events

  Term 4 Week 10 2014

This issue: Class teachers 2015, Assessment Testing, Prayer, Christmas Mufti Day, Fees, Christian Values Awards, School Captains, School Leaders, Premier Reading Challenge, Uniform, Canteen, Fundraising, Important Dates, Term Dates, Gala Day Survey

  Term 4 Week 8 2014

This issue: Reports, Advent Mass, Parent Morning Tea, School Leaders Prayer, Enrolment Policy, Awards, Raffle tickets, Fees, Parent Prayer group, Canteen Important Dates,Events.

  Term 4 Week 4 2014

This issue: Kindergarten 2015, Raffle, School Disco, Asthma/Anaphylaxis, Prayer, Staff Development Day, Diocesan Works Fund, Awards, Numeracy Night, Mission Week, Events

  Term 4 Week 2 2014

This issue: Prayer, Leadership, Animal Welfare, Raffle, School Committee, Principal Awards, Numeracy Night, Events, Important Dates

  Term 3 Week 10 2014

This issue: Term highlights, Term dates, Prayer, EMU maths, Fees, Uniforms, Parking, Infants Sports Carnival, Royce Simmons Shield, Infections, Events

  Term 3 Week 8 2014

This issue: Fathers Day stall, Captivate, Parenting Course, Complaint Handling, Early Bird Reading, Awards, Voice of Youth, Timor-Leste Fundraising, Canberra excursion, Events

  Term 3 Week 6 2014

This issue: Fathers' Day stall, Parenting Course, Prayer, Skoolbag, Safety, Events

  Term 3 Week 2 2014

This issue: Prayer, Parenting Course, Census, Staff Development Day, Lego, Early Bird Reading, Confirmation, Awards, Stage 2 Girls Soccer, Greg Alexander Final, Events

  Term 2 Week 8 2014

This issue: Parent/Teacher Meeting, Early Bird Reading, 6B Prayer, Greg Alexander Shield, Primary Sports Carnival, Skoolbag, Events, Term Dates 2014

  Term 2 Week 6 2014

This issue: Pentecost Mass, 1N Prayer, Road Safety, Early Departures, Fees, Awards, Stage 3 Boys Soccer, Nestle Chocolate Fundraiser, Staff Development Day, Events

  Term 2 Week 4 2014

This issue: School Committee, Staff Development Day, Grass Roster, 4BH Prayer, Uniforms, EMU, Pentecost Mass, Cartias Project Compassion, Awards, Events

  Term 2 Week 2 2014

This issue: Mother's Day Stall and Afternoon Tea, Naplan, School Committee, Staff Development Day, Helpers, Early Bird Reading, Awards, Early Arrivals/Late Departures, Kiss-n-Ride, Events.

  Term 1 Week 10 2014

This issue: Skoolbag, Spellathon, Easter raffle, Mufti Day, Lego, Kindergarten 2015, Early Bird Reading, Awards, Banking, Cross Country, Winter uniform, Term dates

  Term 1 Week 8 2014

This issue: Lenten Reflection, Spell-a-thon, Lego, Enrolments, Skoolbag App, Banking, EMU program, Book Fair, School Photos, Kiss-n-Ride, Awards, International Science, Maths and English competitions, Stage 3 Life Skills, Events, Term Dates

  Term 1 Week 6 2014

This issue: Lent, Spell-a-thon, Enrolments 2015, Uniform, Open Day, Herbs, Principal Awards, Emergency Contacts, Illnesses, Parking, Canteen, Kiss-n-Ride, Catholic Schools Week, Grip Leadership, School Committee 2014, Banking, Events

  Term 1 Week 4 2014

This issue: Uniform, Reading, Augustinian Prayer, School Committee, Spellathon, Open Day, Road Safety, Fees, Parking, Ash Wednesday, Canteen, Book Fair, Events

  Term 1 Week 2 2014

This issue: Prayer, Parent Information Evenings, Census Day, Kiss-n-Ride, Child Protection, School Uniforms, School Fees, Uniform Shop, Phones, Exemption Forms, Events