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School Photographs

School photos will be taken for Years 7-12 on Wednesday 10 February and Years K-6 on Thursday 11 February 2016. There will be a catch up day on Monday 15 February. Please see attached flyer. Advanced Life Flyer (pdf 404 KB)... Read more

Student Timetables

Student timetables will be accessible through Sentral as of Wednesday 27 January 2016. Students will commence on Week B of their timetables.... Read more

Return to School Dates 2016

Wednesday 27/01/2016 - Staff (Staff Development Day) Thursday 28/01/2016 - Primary, Years 7, 11 and 12 Friday 29/01/2016 - Years 8, 9 and 10 Monday 01/02/2016 - Kindergarten... Read more

Uniform Shop

The uniform shop will be open during the school holidays in the Movement Studio on the following dates: Wednesday 20 January 2016 9.00am to 1.00pm Thursday 21 January 2016 9.30am to 12.30pm Friday 22 January 2016 10.00am to 12.00pm... Read more

HSC Results BBQ Breakfast

An HSC results BBQ breakfast will be held on Wednesday16 December from 7.30am in the Year 12 area. All Year 12 2015 students are invited.... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

Busways Bus Number Changes

Please see attached information regarding Busways bus number changes for primary and high school buses. These changes commence on Monday 7 December 2015 Busways bus number changes (pdf 535 KB)... Read more

NovemberReturn to top

Orientation Day

When: Wednesday 2 December 2015 Where: Gymnasium/School Hall Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm (Collect students from school hall) Transport: Parents/Carers to arrange transport to and from school Activities: Students will participate in a variety of activities and lessons What to Bring: Lunch/drink (the school's canteen will be available) Uniform Shop: Uniform shop will be open for the purchase of uniform items, bookpacks etc. (Please refer to Transition booklet for pricing)... Read more

International Day of People with Disability

The 3rd December marks International Day of People with Disability, a United Nations sanctioned day that unites people around the world in celebrating the achievements and contributions of people with disability. Please see attached International Disability Da (pdf 49 KB)... Read more

Leadership BBQ Breakfast Fundraiser

Wednesday 2 December from 7.30am The Leadership team will be selling bacon and egg sandwiches for $3.50. They will be available in the Year 12 area behind the canteen. Parents/Carers welcome.... Read more

Wadalba Community Christmas Carols

Please see attached flyer Wadalba Christmas Carols (pdf 142 KB)... Read more

WCS P&C Christmas Raffle

Please see attached flyer Christmas Raffle (pdf 878 KB)... Read more

Teddy Bears Picnic

Please see attached flyer Teddy Bears Picnic (pdf 456 KB)... Read more

Sports Presentation 2015

Please see attached flyer Sports Presentation 2015 (pdf 386 KB)... Read more

Yr 6 into Yr 7 Transition 2016

Please note the following events regarding Yr 6 into Yr 7 Transition. BBQ Sports Day When: Wednesday 18 November 2015 Where: Gymnasium/School Hall Time: 11.00am - 2.00pm Transport: Partner primary schools are responsible for arranging transport. Parent/Carers of students from schools outside our local area will need to arrange transport for their child. Activities: Students will participate in a variety of activities in groups with Yr 10 mentors. Lunch: A barbeque lunch and a drink will be provided. Bring: A hat, sunscreen and a water bottle.... Read more

Year 12 Formal

Tickets sales for the Year 12 Formal will cease at 2.00pm on Wednesday 11 November 2015.... Read more

Stage 3 Camp Milson Island

When: Wednesday 25 November - Friday 27 November Cost: $330.00 - A $50.00 non-refundable deposit is required by Friday 4 September. Full payment to be made by Friday 23 October. Mode of Travel: Coach from school to Kangaroo Point, Hawkesbury River then ferry to Milson Island Please see attached for medical forms and permission note: Milson Island Excursion (pdf 246 KB)... Read more

OctoberReturn to top

2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

Eftpos Payments

Please be advised that payment by Eftpos is now available . Payments can be made in person or by telephone.... Read more

6C's of 21st Century Learning

2015 Power4Learning Principal's Award Applications

This year we launched a new Principal's Award aimed at recognising high quality learning linked to 21st century skills. The award also values learning that extends connections within and beyond the school. The application form is attached Power4Learning 2015 (docx 389 KB) . Applications for 2015 are due by Friday 30th October.... Read more

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Our new school captains for 2016

Congratulations School Captains 2016

Congratulations to our new school captains Losalini, Jack, Jordan and Brodie.... Read more

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MAD Night 2015

Year 12 HSC Music and Drama Students Performance Night for Parents and Friends When: Thursday 13 August 2015, 6.00pm - 7.30pm Location: Wyong Grove Community and Cultural Hub, North Road, Wyong Free Tickets available at WCS office... Read more

Year 9 Camp 2015

Year 9 Camp will be held from Monday 19 October to Wednesday 21 October 2015. Location: Adventureland Forster Ton of Fun Road Darawank NSW 2428 Mode of Travel: Bus Cost: $240.00 Deposit: $50.00 to be paid by 17 July 2015 along with return of consent forms Second Instalment: $95.00 due by 7 August 2015 Final Instalment: $95.00 due by 4 September 2015 Purpose of Excursion: Opportunity for Year 9 students to build positive relationships with their year group whilst participating in a number of team building activities.Year 9 Camp Amended (pdf 139... Read more

Wyong Preschool 40th Birthday

Wadalba Community School congratulates Wyong Preschool on it's 40th Birthday. Please see attached flyer for celebration Family Fun Day information. Wyong Preschool 40th Bday (pdf 932 KB)... Read more

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Yr 8 and 10 Subject Selection Expo 2015

Students and Parents/Carers are invited to attend the Subject Selection Information Evening on Wednesday 5 August 2015 from 5.00pm in the school Movement Studio. Please see attachment for program information. Subject Selection Expo 2015 (pdf 57 KB)... Read more

Education Week Open Day

Please see attached flyer Education Week Open Day (pdf 359 KB)... Read more

Scholastic Book Fair

During weeks 2 and 3 of this term WCS primary library will be holding its annual book fair. Books will be on display for sale and the school will receive a percentage of sales in points. These points will be used to buy resources for the library. Purchases can be made on Wednesday,Thursday and Friday before school or during lunch breaks. If parents wish to visit the library with their children before school on these days they are welcome to do so. Books will also be available for sale on Grandparents Day (Wednesday 29 July)... Read more

WCS P&C Pie Drive

Wadalba Community School P&C are having a pie drive fundraiser. Orders and money due by Monday 3 August to the office. Goods to be collected from the Primary Hall Wednesday 12 August. WCS P&C Pie Drive (pdf 102 KB)... Read more

Education Week Showcase

Location: Wadalba Community School Secondary Hall Date: Wednesday 29 July 2015 Time: 6.30pm Cost: Nil for students (See attached flyer for tickets) Education Week Showcase (pdf 1185 KB)... Read more

School Holidays

The last day of Term 2 is Friday 26 June. School resumes for Term 3 2015 on Tuesday 14 July. Monday 13 July is a Staff Development Day and will be pupil free.... Read more

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Grandparents and Family Day

Wadalba Community School will be holding a Grandparents and Family day to recognise the important contribution of grandparents and other family members in our community. We are encouraging all grandparents and family members to attend and enjoy this special day. When: Wednesday 29 July 2015 Where: Starting in the High School Gym Time: 9.30am - 12.00pm Please see attached pamphlet Grandparents and Family Day (pdf 115 KB)... Read more

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NAIDOC Assembly

To be held on Wednesday 24 June in the school hall between 12.00pm and 1.00pm. Parents and community members welcome. (Please notify the school office if attending).... Read more

NAIDOC Community Day 2015

To be held at Gosford Showground on Tuesday 7 July 2015 between 10.00am and 2.00pm. Please see attached brochure. NAIDOC Community Day (pdf 736 KB)... Read more

CAPA GATS Applications 2016

Please see attached application form and brochure. CAPA GATS Application Form (docx 33 KB) CAPA GATS Brochure 2016 (pdf 2059 KB)... Read more

Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews

Year 7, 10 and 11 Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews will be held on Wednesday 24 June 2015 between 3.00pm and 6.00pm in the school Gym. BOOKINGS CLOSE TUESDAY 23 June at 9.00am. Please see attached brochure. School Interviews 2015 (docx 137 KB)... Read more

Year 8 Maths Class Changes

The Mathematics Faculty would like to inform parents of students in 8MA5, 8MA6 and 8MA7 that we are making class changes, effective Tuesday Week 8. The changes are being made to best accommodate the learning styles and levels of ability of the students in these classes. Our hope is to maximise learning opportunities and lay a solid foundation for Stage 5 Mathematics in Years 9 and 10. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Mathematics Department.... Read more

Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews

Year 8, 9 and 12 Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews will be held on Wednesday 10 June 2015 between 3.00pm and 6.00pm in the school Gym. Please note interviews for Year 7, 10 and 11 will take place during week 10. Information regarding booking interviews for these years will be available at a later date. BOOKINGS CLOSE TUESDAY 9 June at 9.00am Please see attached brochure. School Interviews 2015 (pdf 164 KB)... Read more

MayReturn to top

University of Newcastle Research in the School

Important Notice The school is participating in the Quality Teaching Rounds research project run by Professor Jenny Gore and her colleagues at the University of Newcastle. Students of teachers participating in this study will be completing a survey during class time. If you do not want the data to be given to the researchers, please return a withdrawal form to the school. Withdrawal forms are available from the school office. For more information or to request a withdrawal form, please email qtr@newcastle.edu.au.... Read more

Secondary Athletics Carnival

The Secondary Athletics Carnival has been rescheduled. Location: Warnervale Athletics Track Date: Thursday 21 May 2015 Time: 8.15am - 2.30pm Mode of Travel: Bus Cost: $5.00 Please see attached: Secondary Athletics Carniva (pdf 133 KB)... Read more

Disaster Recovery Centre open in Wyong

Please see attachment for Disaster Recovery Centre Disaster Recovery Centre (pdf 463 KB)... Read more

AprilReturn to top

School Bus Cancellations and Alterations Thursday 23rd April 2015

School Bus 1 will terminate today at Tacoma Public School on Hillcrest Rd. School Bus 3 has been cancelled today. We have informed the students at school of these changes. Please contact the school before 2.30pm to let us know what alternative arrangements should be made for your child.... Read more

Thursday 23 April School resumes

Thank you to our school community for being supportive and understanding under these very difficult and extreme weather conditions. Extensive repairs and clean up took place today to ensure the safety of all staff and students. Wadalba Community School will be operational from tomorrow and run as a normal school day. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the office in the morning. Melinda Brown Wadalba Community School Head Teacher Welfare 02 43925000... Read more

School Update

We hope all families are safe, dry and well. Assessment and repairs are currently underway at Wadalba Community School with damage limited to staff areas. It is looking likely that school will return to normal tomorrow ; however, a confirmation will be posted between 3pm and 5pm to advise. Melinda Brown Wadalba Community School Head Teacher Welfare 02 43925000... Read more

2015 NAPLAN Information

See attached brochure 2015 NAPLAN Information (pdf 681 KB)... Read more

Year 7 Camp Postponement

Due to unforeseeable issues with site works and council regulations at the Morisset Outdoor Education school camp site we have postponed the Year 7 camp until: Week 6, Term 2 Monday 25.5.15 to Wednesday 27.5.15 Yr7 Camp Postponement (pdf 58 KB)... Read more

MarchReturn to top

Easter Holiday Information

The current school term finishes on Thursday 2nd April 2015. Monday 20th April is a Staff Development Day. School resumes for all students on Tuesday 21st April 2015.... Read more

2015 Entertainment Book

The 2015 Entertainment Books are now available for sale. Please support your school. 2015 Entertainment Book (pdf 874 KB)... Read more

Homework Centre

The Wadalba Community School Homework Centre has closed for the term. The centre will re-open in Week 2, Term 2.... Read more

Bullying No Way Poster

STAR FM Anti Bullying and Harmony Day

Star FM will be broadcasting live from Wadalba Community School on Friday 20 March from 6.00am Students are encouraged to wear orange pieces of clothing and orange balloons will be released in support of Anti Bullying National Day of Action. Parents and community members are welcome to come along and meet Craig and Mandy from Star FM. Bacon and egg rolls will be for sale. A van will be on site selling coffee and snow cones. Face painting for a gold coin donation will also be available.... Read more

Year 11 Science Information Night

The Science faculty is holding an information evening for parents/caregivers and their students to gain an understanding of how best to prepare for the HSC. The following topics will be addressed: HSC Structure Science course structure Assessment tasks Study tips Accessing resources, study guides texts and internet sites Goal Setting Students and parents will be asked to complete a survey to help the school to understand your needs. The information session will run for approximately 1 hour starting at 5.45pm on Wednesday 18 March. ... Read more

Secondary Athletics Carnival Update

The following information is in relation to transport to and from Warnervale Athletics Track on Friday 13 March 2015. Further to recent communication from our school transport service providers, Busways buses will drop students directly to the venue and pick them up on the day. Unfortunately, Coastal Liner coaches in accordance with their policies and procedures are unable to reroute their buses directly to the venue. To accommodate students who catch Coastal Liner buses to school and students who travel to school by alternate means,... Read more

Secondary Athletics Carnival

Location: Warnervale Athletics Track- we have moved back to Warnervale oval to make the cost and access more equitable for students + it gives us more time to run the carnival. Date: Friday 13 March 2015 Period of Time: 8.15am-2.30pm. Students are to be at the oval for roll call at 8.15am. The first event is scheduled to start at 8.40am. The carnival should conclude by 2.00pm to allow us enough time to shuttle students back to school for their afternoon buses. Mode of Travel: Students catch their normal buses to school, then like the... Read more

Year 6 Special Polo Shirt

Parents/caregivers have the opportunity to purchase a 'special' polo shirt as a momento of their child being in the final year of Primary school. The shirt will be a sky blue polo made from 100% polyester cool dry micromesh with a striped collar and contrasting side and shoulder panels (navy & white) . The Year 2015 and the names of the Year 6 students will be printed on the back. Cost will be approx. $35 depending on quantity ordered. If you wish to purchase a shirt please return the bottom section of the attached note together with a $20... Read more

Targeted Sports uniform

An unfortunate error was made during the ordering of our TSP uniforms in 2014. Some uniforms are in stock with the supplier. These will be distributed to students (if they have paid in full) in the next couple of days. Unfortunately, most uniforms that were ordered and paid for in December 2014 will be added to our March-April order for 2015. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may have caused. In the mean time, students may wear last year's uniform or an appropriate change of clothes for TSP training until orders arrive. For any... Read more

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Primary Swimming Carnival

Event: Primary Swimming Carnival, Years 3-6 Location: Wyong Olympic Pool Date: Thursday 19/2/2015 Period of Time: 8.35am to 2.15pm Mode of Travel: Bus Cost: $7.00... Read more

Beatie Bow Sydney Tour

Event: Beatie Bow Sydney Tour Location: Wyong Station, The Rocks, Wyong Station Date: 18/2/2015 Period of Time: 7am to 3pm Mode of Travel: Train Breakdown of Cost: $12.00 for Walking Tour to be paid to school administration by 13/2/2015 $8.80 approx cost of return train ticket, to be purchased at train station on day of excursion. Total: $20.80 Event Organiser: L. Stone... Read more

Year 7 Camp 2015

Permission note for camp (pdf 153 KB) Event: Year 7 Camp . Location: Morisett Outdoor Education Camp Date: Wednesday 22 April - Friday 24 April 2015 Travel: Bus Cost: $230 Please see attachment for permission note... Read more

Temporary Diversion of School Bus Services

Due to the closure of Louisiana Road Hamlyn Terrace all Coastal Liner School Bus services will be diverted via Minnesota Road, Warnervale Road, Primrose Drive and then Georgia Drive. Please see attached note for more information Diversion to Bus Services (pdf 93 KB)... Read more

FIRST CLASS 2015 Art Exhibition

Congratulations to Loren Morison, who has had her 2014 HSC Visual Art body of Work selected to be a part of Lake MacQuarie Art Galley's Exhibition FIRST CLASS 2014. An annual exhibition that celebrates the high calibre of work by the previous year's HSC students from the Hunter and Central Coast regions. Exhibition runs from 6th Feb - 22nd March 2015 with the opening Sunday 8th Febuary. Well Done Loren on this fabulous achievement.... Read more

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2015 School Photos

4/02/2015 - Kindergarten-Year 6, Multicat Primary & High School, Family Photos, TSP Photos 6/02/2015 - Year 7-12, Year 12 Group Photo, CAPA GATS, Production Unit, Didge Group, Leadership 12/02/2015 - School Photo catch up day... Read more