Daily Routine

​​​The school office is o​​pen Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm, during school terms. Messages may be left on the school voicemail (3355 5122) outside of these hours or email pgrovely@bne.catholic.edu.au

The fi​​rst bell is at 8:27am, with school commencing on the second bell at 8:30am. The school day concludes at 2:55pm.

​8:27am First bell​​
​8:30am​Second bell: start of school
​10:30am-11:10am​1st break
​1:15pm-1:45pm​2nd break
​2:45pm​Pack up bell
​​2:55pm​Close of school bell
  • ​No student is to arrive before 8:10am.
  • Prior to the first bell, students stay in a school designated meeting place unless they are under the supervision of Outside School Hours Care. Children who arrive at school before 8:10am must be booked into the Before School Care Program – Ph 3354 3904. 
  • Teacher supervision begins at 8:10am in the designated area/s.  Playground equipment is not to be used before school. ​
  • The afternoon school bus line is supervised.

Absent​ees​​

In the case of children being absent, a phone call to the absentee line (3355 5122 ext 1) stating the child's ​name, class and nature of the absence is required from the parent/carer. This ensures that the whereabouts of your child is known. Please try to ensure that medical and dental appointments are made outside of school hours, if possible.​

Change of pick-up arrangements:

  • Phone the office (3355 5122 ext 8) as early as possible, but no later than 2:30pm.
  • Email messages should be sent before 12:00 noon.

Late arrival

  • Students arriving from 8:40am onwards must be walked in to the school office by a parent/carer.
  • Parent/carer must authorise their late arrival via our electronic ALLE system, located in the school office.

Early pickup

  • Phone the office (3355 5122 ext 8) as early as possible.
  • Email messages should be sent before 12:00 noon.
  • Students must be collected from the school office: parent/carer must authorise early departure via our electronic ALLE system.

Communicating with teachers

  • Phone the office (3355 5122 ext 8) and leave a message for the teacher to phone back.
  • Email to pgrovely@bne.catholic.edu.au​​​ or to the teacher directly.