Recent News

Entertainment Books

Entertainment Books are back! Click through for ordering information, and then pick your book up from the front office.

# GIPS Classic

The GIPS Classic was amazing! Thank you to everyone who helped to make it such a great day. Photos will be up soon.  Click through for final instructions.  

# From the Principal's Office

The last newsletter for Term 1, and I know we probably say this every term, but the weeks have certainly flown by!

# TeamKids Holiday Program

TeamKids holiday programs are conveniently located here at Glen Iris Primary School, with extended hours to help families juggle work and home.

# School Holiday Fun Ideas

Hey, school holidays start on 6 April! Click through for some school holiday activity ideas. This list will be updated frequently.

# Story Time @ Glen Iris

Local kindergarten children are invited to come to Story Time sessions with our teachers in the library. Click through for dates and booking information.

# Parents' Association News

What a scene, at Eve on the Green! March turned on a perfect warm Autumn evening for our 2019 GIPS Evening on the Green. Armed with picnic rugs and prosecco, cheese platters and chairs, 200 families ambled their way onto the Green to enjoy the GIPS PA kick-off social event of the year.     READ MORE

# Student Medical Action Plans and Medication

At the end of term, all students' Action Plans and Medication will be sent home. Over the holidays, check that all plans and medication are up to date, and return to the school on the first day of Term 2. Please note that we are not authorised to administer medication without a current Action Plan.

Working With Children Checks

Working with Children Checks are required for any volunteer (parent, guardian, caregiver, community member) who participates in school activities which require the volunteer to have direct contact with a child(ren).  

# Art Happenings

Visual Arts has been exploring continuous line drawing and lots of colour!

Neumode Design and Construction

Neumode Design and Construction was established in 1997 and is a local builder who is proud to support Glen Iris Primary School. Neumode now has a qualified Interior Decorator on staff who can provide advice and direction with all things interior as well as home styling.   READ MORE

Prep Enrolments for 2020

Now is the time to enrol your child for Prep 2020. More information on enrolment, school tours, Story Time @ Glen Iris, and the Prep Open Day and Information Evening can be found here.

# Digimaker Term 2 Expressions of Interest

In a world where technology touches every aspect of our lives, it is crucial that our children understand how it works. To accomplish this objective, there is an exciting Computer Programming club running at the school.

Preloved Clothing and Toy Swap

On Saturday 6 April, Alamein Neighbourhood House is having a sustainable event where families can change and swap their children’s toys and clothing at no cost. Bring up to 5 items to share on the day, and you could go away with a lot more than you arrived with.

Auburn High School Events

Auburn High School has a number of events coming up for parents interested in learning more about the school.

Activities at GIPS

If school isn't already fun enough, students are able to engage with extra-curricular activities at GIPS offered by outside suppliers: Dance Club, taekwondo, computer programming, violin lessons, piano lessons, singing lessons, soccer, tennis, Fit Kids and Kelly Sports.   READ MORE