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Silverton PS

August Newsletter


Welcome to Silverton Primary School's new e-Newsletter.

We have launched a new website and with that, a new e-Newsletter. This newsletter will include our usual updates on events and news at Silverton, with the option of clicking for more details.


We are always happy for feedback and it is a work in progress, so please bear with us as we make adjustments.

When you click into an article, please click BACK on the browser bar to return the this newsletter.


Meanwhile, Happy Reading.



Upcoming Events

Aug 17

Junior Hooptime  - Grade 3/4

Aug 24

Play The Silverton Way – Foundation 2019

Aug 30  

Rugby Gala Day – Selected Students 

Sep 6    

District Athletics Day – Selected Students

Sep 7

Kids Teaching Kids Conference - Selected Students
Senior Hooptime – Grade 5/6

Sep 10  

Author - Michael Salmon visiting

Sep 14

Sandown - Students on Track - Selected Students

Sep 17  

Chesterfield Farm Grade ½

Sep 21  

Footy Day – Whole School
Last Day of TERM 2:30pm finish


Monday 5th November (Day before Melbourne Cup)
Thursday 20th December 

Term 3 News 

** Photography and Filming Consent Form **

Thanks to the 266 families that have responded to the Photography and Filming Consent form. If you have no yet provided replied, can you please fill out the consent form ASAP at this Google Form.


Photography and Filming Consent Form


Please fill it out if you authorise or do not authorise so we can keep your response on file.

Absence Notification

You can notify us of your child’s absence via Portal, Phone or Email

Parent Portal /Sentral:  Click here
Phone:  9795 5033 Extension 4
Email:  admin@silverton-ps.vic.edu.au


Please include the child’s name, grade, date(s) and reason for absence  (i.e. illness, dentist, doctor, holiday interstate/overseas)

Semester 1 Reports

Semster 1 School Reports have been published on the Sentral Parent Portal and Sentral for Parents App.


Please ensure when viewing your child's report that you download and save a digital copy. Especially if your child is in Grade 6, as you will not have access to Sentral when they leave.


For instructions on the Sentral Parent Portal and App, please click here

Pull Top Steel Can Needed

We are collecting empty pull top steel cans for an activity planned for this year’s Kids Teaching Kids Conference.

Please bring them to the school office.

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School Emails

Can you please ensure that the following 2 school email addresses are not blocked in your email system and do not automatically go to Junk E-mail?





We are sending more notices out via email and don’t want you to miss out.


If you are unable to print the form, please reply to the email stating all details required including permission for your child.

#SSS Wristbands

to the all the students who have received #SSS wristbands in the second half of this Term.


Click the link to see students names.

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#SSS Awards Term 3

These are the students who have received a #SSS award in Term 3.


Click link to see names.

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Regular School Updates 

Reading Tips

Reading Tips for Parents By Ana Kitharidis   Read to or listen to your child read every day (between 10-20 minutes)   Tip 6 Making Connections Good readers make connections when they read.  It might sound like, “Oh that’s happened to me before…&rdq

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Parents Association News

This year we have already raised $20,000 to go towards the little kids playground upgrade and landscaping. This is our biggest total ever and we are so grateful to the wonderful school community who support us. We do this for the kids! A massive thankyou to the wonderful 2018 parents assoc

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YouTube Clips

Here are a range of YouTube Clips from events and around Silverton.                          

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