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Planned Roadmap for Term 4 2020

Safe COVID-19 principles:

  • Have your temperature checked on arrival at school.
  • Social distancing to be observed – Keep 1.5m apart.
  • Wear a face mask – Expected for all students aged 12+.
  • Practice good hygiene – Wash your hands regularly and use the hand sanitizer around the school.
  • Don’t come to school if you feel unwell.
  • If you are unwell with COVID-19 symptoms get tested and stay home till you get a negative result.
  • If you get a positive result let the school know as soon as possible.
  • No parents on campus until further notice.
  • Enhanced additional cleaning across the school will continue.

Step

Date Planned Actions

Services

Step 2

5 Oct

Term 4 Commences

  • ELC – face-to-face learning
  • ELC Arrival Times
    • 8:20 am: Kangaroos Class
    • 8:30 am: Wallabies Class
    • 8:35 am: Joeys Class
  • ELC Pick Up Times
    • 2:50 pm: Wallabies
    • 3:00 pm: Joeys and Kangaroo Class
  • Years Prep to 12 – online learning
  • Support School open Years Prep to 12 for permitted workers
    • Junior School (check-in and out at The Cottage)
    • Senior School in SMS Library (access via The Cottage)

5 – 9 Oct – Unit 4 classes will be practice exams at home

7 Oct – GAT for all Unit 4 students onsite at SMS and BGS. Further information will be sent directly.

 

School Access:

  • ELC via the ELC front door
  • Via The Cottage, Gloucester Avenue ONLY

 

12 Oct

  • ELC – face-to-face learning
  • Years Prep to 7 – face-to-face learning
  • Years 8 to 9 – online learning
  • Years 10 to 12 – face-to-face learning

 

  • Support School open Years 8 to 9 for permitted workers
    • Senior Girls SMS Library (access via The Cottage)
    • Senior Boys BGS Library (access via Reception)

 

School Access:

  • ELC via the ELC front door
  • Junior School Arrival
  • 8.20am  Year 2 Gloucester Avenue
  • 8.20am Year 6 St Margaret’s Place
  • 8.30am  Year 1 Gloucester Avenue
  • 8.30am Years 5 St Margaret’s Place
  • 8.40am  Prep Gloucester Avenue
  • 8.40am Years 3 and 4 St Margaret’s Place
  • Junior School Collect
  • 2.50pm  Year 2 Gloucester Avenue
  • 2.50pm Years 5 and 6 St Margaret’s Place
  • 3.00pm  Prep and Year 1 Gloucester Avenue
  • 3.00pm Years 3 and 4 St Margaret’s Place

 

SIBLINGS INFO: If you have more than one child, your children come and go from School at the time

of the eldest child even if it does not coincide with the rest of your family’s year level cohorts.

  • Senior Girls via St Margaret’s Place
  • Senior Boys via BGS Reception

 

23 Oct

  • Grand Final Public Holiday

Step 3

26 Oct

  • ELC – face-to-face learning
  • Years Prep to 7 – face-to-face learning
  • Years 8 to 9 – face-to-face learning*
  • Years 10 to 12 – face-to-face learning

*subject to public health advice. Next planned gateway 23 Nov

  • Support School closes (subject to health advice)
  • Online support provided to immune-compromised and o/s students.

 

School Access:

  • ELC via the ELC front door
  • Junior School drop off and collections continue as per October 12
  • Senior Girls via St Margaret’s Place
  • Senior Boys Via BGS Reception

30 Oct

  • Last day of classes for Year 12
  • SMS Speech Night (details to be provided)
  • BGS Speech Night (details to be provided)

2 Nov

3 Nov

  • Melbourne Cup Break

10 Nov

  • Unit 4 VCAA written exams commence

 

All dates and planned actions are subject change to align to the public health advice as directed by the Chief Medical Officer.

 

 

 

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