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Issue 15 Tuesday 5 June 2012


Wednesday, 6th June

Winter Lightning
STOP WORK ACTION Parents please note that the Premiership
School Photos will be taken on
This is the morning students THURSDAY 7TH JUNE
On Thursday 7th June the return from the Queen’s Birthday
Australian Education Union has Holiday weekend. Friday 8th June
called its members to STOP
WORK for 24hours (a full day). JENNY OMACHEN
Report Writing Day
Members of our teaching staff are Principal, Ashby Primary School SCHOOL CLOSED
participating in this action and as
a consequence we will not be able
to run a full program. Monday 11th June
Parents of the children in the REMINDERS Queens Birthday
following grades are asked to SCHOOL CLOSED
make alternative arrangements
for their children on Thursday Camp Payments
7th June as their classroom Grade 5/6 Camp Tuesday 12th June
teachers will not be at school.
payments must be School photos
There will be no teachers that can
take the students from the finalised this term as Saturday 16th June
following grades. Camp starts the first day Annual Trivia Night and
of Term 3. All money Auction
The following grades will
not have a teacher present: must be paid by Friday, Wednesday, 20th June
June 29th School Council
Grade Prep/1 Haussegger Staff Room
Grade prep1/ Holloway
Grade 1/ 2 Sawyer Friday 22nd June
Grade 5/6 Biscan /Trupkovic Trivia Night Mid-Year Reports
ALINC PROGRAM Ian Dyer. Sent Home
Tickets Available
All other grades should attend Tickets for the June 16th Tuesday 26th June
school as normal. Teachers of the Trivia Night and Auction Parent teacher Interview
grades that are at school will be
unable to take students whose Event are now on sale at
class teachers are not present. the Office! Friday 29th June
Last Day of term

Principal: Jenny Omachen www.ashbyps.vic.edu.au School email - ashby.ps@edumail.vic.gov.au

Ashby Primary School Page 2

Trivia Night and Auction Event Help Needed

With the event less than two weeks away assistance is needed. If you
can help. Please contact Cyndy Scherer at friendsofashby@gmail.com
or 0438-172-949.

• Trivia Night and Auction Bar Saturday, June 16th, 6:306:30--10:30pm -

we are looking for 1-2 volunteers to assist on the bar on the night,
serving drinks. It’s a fun way to participate in the event if you are not
into Trivia. Please contact Cyndy Scherer
• Trestle Tables needed - if you have a trestle table (the ones that are
Next Friends of Ashby about 6 feet long) or two we are seeking some for use at the Trivia
Night and Auction event on Saturday, June 16th. These tables will be
Meeting, Wednesday, used to help provide adult height tables for the Trivia Night:) . Please
June 6th contact Cyndy Scherer.
The next monthly FOA meeting • Trivia Night and Auction Event Set Up, Saturday, June 16h, 11am11am-
will now be held on 3pm. We are seeking volunteers to assist with setup for the Trivia
Wednesday, June 6th at 9am Night and Auction event. This will include clean-up of the hall, set
(after drop off) in the hall. We up of the tables and chairs, the silent auction etc… If you can help
you can sign up on the roster on the FOA bulletin Board just outside
will be looking a last minute the staff room or contact Cyndy Scherer .
details related to the Trivia
• Trivia Night and Auction Event Clean Up, Saturday, June 16h, 10:3010:30--
Night and planning for events
11:30pm. We are seeking volunteers to assist with cleaning up after
in term 3 and 4. Remember, all the Trivia Night and Silent Auction event. This will include picking
are welcome! up trash, bussing tables, moving tables and chairs (the Hall must be
ready for before school care on Monday). If you can help you can
sign up on the roster on the FOA bulletin Board just outside the staff
room or contact Cyndy Scherer.

Don’t Miss Out on the Annual Trivia Night and

Auction Event!
This event is now less than two weeks away (Saturday, June 16,
6:30-10:30pm)—have you made your plans to attend? This
should be a fun and lively evening, (MCd this year by Hayden
from the Morning Team at Bay FM) and remember this event is
an adult only event, so make sure you have your babysitter lined
Friends of Ashby is
The auction (silent and live) is shaping up nicely with lots of
on Facebook! generous donations from local businesses and the parent
Facebook is just one more way community including:
you can stay up to date on
activities happening at the • A Gourmet Hamper, including a bottle of Moet Champagne
school. Simply “like” the and Maggie Beer goodies
Friends of Ashby page to see
posts about upcoming • A Family Pass for a one hour sail on the Enterprize Tall
activities, events, help needed Sailing Ship
etc.... • A pair of Oroton ladies sunglasses (valued at $215)

You can search for Friends of An Auction Catalogue and Event Information Booklet will be
Ashby or go to going home tomorrow, Wednesday, June 6th. It includes
www.facebook.com/ information on all the night’s activities, details on all the auction
FriendsofAshby. items and information on submitting Proxy Bids on auction items
if you are unable to attend the event. We are looking forward to
seeing everyone there!
Ashby Primary School Page 3

Can You Help?

Below are some current
activities we are seeking
assistance with:

• Garden Volunteers with Mr.

Batters Class, every Thursday,
12:30 1:30pm. Volunteers are Garden To Do List—
needed to assist small groups of
students in their tasks including Week of May 29-June
Deutsche Ecke weeding, mulching, 5
composting, watering and
What a delightful session we planting. If you can help please
had on Monday, preparing and let Mr. Batters know or join us Below are a list of tasks we
baking Apfelstrudel! Even in the garden on Thursdays. need assistance with in the
better on Tuesday, when we Siblings welcome. vege garden (in the junior
were able to taste test them!!!! playground) over the next
• Fresh Fruit Friday, every Friday, week:
It was a real delight to work 9-10am – Each Friday we
alongside your children in the prepare fresh fruit and veges • Watering garden beds (2 x
kitchen. They were attentive, for the classroom. Join us in the a week)
quick to act, thoughtfully kitchen this Friday and ever • Weeding garden beds
anticipating the next step and Friday in Term 2 to help. • Turning the compost bins (2
taking initiative, helpful in x a week)
finding and sharing utensils • Cutting Rosemary branches
and meticulous in cleaning up. into smaller pieces

We had a short amount of time These tasks can be completed

and they worked hard. any time that the school
Blitzschnell! "Masterchef" had grounds are open (generally
nothing on us. 7:45am-6pm Monday to
Friday). If you need equipment
Our results tasted really good, from the garden shed, you can
according to all reports. get a key from the office. If you
Perhaps there were some slices complete a task, simply mark it
of apple thicker than others, a off from the notice board list.
bit more cinnamon and Winter Lightning Thank you in advance for your
sultanas here than there, but Premiership Cancelled help!
the Strudel were expertly rolled
and basted-we love painting Due to the recent wet weather
with butter!! some of the fields/courts we
!We allowed for creativity! had planned to use are
Your child now has the skills unavailable. As a result the
equal to any expert Austrian event WILL NOT take place
Strudel maker and would love tomorrow, Wednesday, June
to make this delicacy for you at 6th and instead will take place
home. on Thursday, June 14th Jam Jars Needed
I would like to thanks the Grade 5/6 and 4/5/6 will be
New permission notes will not making jam for the Ashby
families, who supplied their be necessary as we will be able
child with the ingredients and Market Day and Art show later
to use the notes already this year. All small jars (baby
were generous in supplying collected.
extra for those children, who food size ) gratefully accepted.
may have forgotten or not had
fruit in the house on a Monday.
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Place the bean shoots on the

bottom of the bowl/plate you plan Asthma Reminder
to serve the stir fry on. Add a
serving of the stir fry on top and Recently there have been a
mix. number of incidents related to
student’s and asthma attacks
As a final touch before serve at school. If a student has
sprinkle spring onions and asthma and uses a puffer, they
capsicum saved on top. should bring their puffer to
school. In addition, an asthma
Cooking at the plan should be submitted and
The program has only one on file for any student who
Gordon—Week 3 more week to go, so stay tuned
In the third week of this has asthma so that staff can
for the last recipes! assist them. This is especially
program our four Ashby
participant, AbbeyC, AbbyL, important if your child is
Elisha and JohnC made a participating in sporting
yummy chicken stirfry! Below activities.
is the recipe:

1 packet of stir fry noodles

1 chicken breast (poached and Ashby Primary School
shredded or diced)
1 capsicum Cordially invites you to our Annual
1 bokchoy
1 spring onion
6 chives
1/6 of a cabbage
A little bit or garlic
Trivia Night And
A little bit of ginger
Bean shoots
Pre made stir fry sauce
If noodles are frozen defrost them
before beginning.
All proceeds to support the school
Dice the capsicum, bokchoy, Saturday, June 16, 2012
spring onion, chives, cabbage,
ginger and garlic. Mix all 6:30pm – 10:30pm
ingredients in a bowl except the
capsicum. Ashby Primary School Hall
Lawton Ave., Geelong West, VIC
For extra decoration finely chop
some of the spring onions and
capsicum, place in a bowl of ice
water and set aside to sprinkle on
$10 per person at the school office before
top of the stir fry once cooked.
$12 per person at the door on the night
Begin cooking the capsicum in a Pre-purchasing of tickets is encouraged as tables are limited.
pan, then add the rest of the mix
and shredded/diced chicken. Join MC Hayden from the Morning Team at BayFM 93.9 for our largest
fundraiser of the year! Enjoy a night of trivia, fantastic prizes, lucky
Blanche the noodles in boiling envelopes, raffles and auction (silent and live). Bring your friends,
water til soft and then place in the neighbours and family!
pan with the other cooking
Wine, Beer and Soft Drinks available for purchase
Add the stir fry sauce. No BYO alcohol). BYO nibbles.

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