April 30, 2015
Grade 3-6 HOUSE Cross Country Championship
On Friday 8th May, Laburnum PS will stage the 2015 House Cross Country Running Championships using the School grounds and Blacks Walk. Children are expected to wear full sports attire/comfortable running attire in their ‘House Colours’ if possible. These events will be used to select the 2015 LPS District Cross Country team which will participate at Ruffey Lake Park in Doncaster on Monday 25th May. All Grade 3 and 4 children will be timed in order to select the competitors for the Boys and Girls 10 years and under races.
Children will also need to bring drink bottles and extra clothing for protection from the weather. If asthma medication is required (i.e. inhaler etc.) please ensure that it is brought on the day.
Friday 8th May Timetable ( Approx ) :
9:20am-GRADE 3 – 10 Years And Under Girls – ( Age turned 2015) 2Km.
9.40am-GRADE 3 –10 Years And Under Boys – ( Age turned 2015) –2Km.
10:00-GRADE 4 – 10 Years And Under Girls – ( Age turned 2015) -2Km.
10:20am-GRADE 4 –10 Years And Under Boys– ( Age turned 2015) 2Km.
11:10am-11 Years And Under Girls – ( Age turned 2015) 3Km.
11:30am-11Years And Under Boys – ( Age turned 2015) 3Km.
11:50am-12/13Years And Under Girls – ( Age turned 2015) – 3Km.
12:10pm-12/13Years And Under Boys – ( Age turned 2015) – 3Km.
*****PLEASE NOTE THAT A SMALL NUMBER OF GRADE 6 STUDENTS WILL COMPLETE THE COURSE THE DAY BEFORE (TIMED) AT 9am DUE TO A HIGH SCHOOL EXAMINATION ON THE FRIDAY*****
The signed permission slip that went home on Wednesday MUST BE RETURNED TO YOUR CLASSROOM TEACHER ONLY.
IF YOU CAN ASSIST WITH SOME OFFICIAL DUTIES ON THE DAY, PLEASE Return the Parent Helpers notice to the PE DEPT.
DISTRICT SPORTS GRAND FINALS
Last Thursday and Friday we had a number of teams play in District Sporting Grand Finals.
Congratulations – LPS Kanga Cricket team coached by Ms Dunbar and assisted by parent Geoff Olsen who lost their Grand Final by 19 runs to St.Thomas PS.
Congratulations – Volleystars Girls Gold- coached by Ms Faella, losing by 2 sets to nil in a game that showed great sportsmanship against Blackburn PS.
Congratulations-Bat Tennis Green- coached by Ms Indralingam to a Premiership victory against Blackburn Lake PS. Awesome effort team!
Congratulations-Rounders Green-coached by Ms de Villa (but Ms Ray on GF day), runners up, coming from 6 runs down to finish 8 runs to 7 against BPS.
Congratulations-Boys B Basketball – coached by Mr Stanton, Premiers, winning 18-4. An excellent effort by the boys against St Thomas PS!
Congratulations- Girls B Basketball-coached by Mr Stanton, runners up in a friendly game against Blackburn PS
A Very big Thank You also to Jaden Hardiman for umpiring the Boys & Girls Basketball Grand Finals.