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Important Dates

2021

Dec 09 - Year 6 Graduate Morning Tea

Dec 10 - Year 6 Graduation (venue: East lake Church)

Dec 15 - Presentation Assembly

Dec 15 - Junior Christmas Concert

Dec 16 - end of Term 4 and school year

School Assemblies

Student assemblies are on Fridays on the following dates:  5th and 19th November, and 3rd December.

2022

January 25 - school office opens for 2022

January 26 - Australia Day (public holiday)

January 31 - Students commence the school year

Future Calendars

More details about school holidays, including up to five years ahead, can be found on the Department of Education website - see www.education.wa.edu.au/future-term-dates

(NOTE: The dates on the DET website show the full term. In most instances, the start date is the return date for staff, whereas students return one day later.)

School Newsletter

The school newsletter is an information service for parents and caregivers. We encourage you to read relevant sections (for example, your child's Room update) together with your child. It is emailed to all parents and carers. Families may ask the school to add other family members to the distribution list.

In the event of system failure, a hard copy will be sent home to each family. Newsletters are also available for download in pdf format - see below (some files are quite large).

2021

Issue 06, 2021

Issue 05, 2021

Issue 04, 2021

Issue 03, 2021 

Issue 02, 2021

Issue 01, 2021

2020

Issue 08, 2020

Issue 07, 2020

Issue 06, 2020

Issue 05, 2020

(Earlier newsletters may be available by request from the school.)

In the Media

Riverside Education Support Centre is often in the news and for all the best reasons. A selection of media reports and links are listed below.

Mandural Mail Feb2016 RESC Resource RoomColourful Safe Haven for Riverside Students (Mandurah Mail - Feb 22, 2016)

In Februray, RESC opened an important new resource facility that provides upset students a safe 'unwinding' space when needed. (Published article)

Riverside Celebrate 2 Decades of Education (Mandurah Mail - Oct 30, 2015)

At the end of October the combined Riverside Schools celebrated 20 years of educating students from Greenfields and the broader region. Mandurah Mail posted an article - (Published article)

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Department Compliments RESC

There are many influences upon school attendance by students, and it is sometimes the case that students with disabilities have carers who think attendance is not a high priority. Nothing could be further from the truth. A disciplined, regular approach to primary school life builds the foundations for follow-up education and future opportunities. Riverside ESC places strong emphasis on regular attendance and this approach has generated both improved participation at school and generated recognition from the Department of Education.

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P&C Newsletter

Hello everyone. Our P&C keeps you informed with its latest newsletter. Get your copy from the school office or download and read by clicking here.

Previous newsletter (1): click here

Previous newsletter (2): click here

What's New

  • Mandurah All Abilities Carnival and More (for IDPwD)

    An all inclusive carnival with entertainment and activities to encourage participation and enjoyment from People with a Disability and other members of the community to help raise awareness of inclusivity in the community.

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  • 2022 School Bus Requirements - Important Notice

    This important information is for all parents and carers of students currently utilising the school bus. Please note, if you are attempting to change details relating to:

    • Year 6
    • Custodial Issues
    • Student Details (Including Family Address/School/Pickup & Drop-Off/ Attendance); or 
    • Student Medical Information, Condition or Behaviour
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  • RESC Congratulates Fishability for Historic Launch

    Fishability's Mandurah section has created history with the launch of its new boat at the Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club (MOFSC) on Friday 27 August. “M.V Fishability”, constructed locally by Bouvard Marine, is believed to be the first purpose designed and built fishing boat for people with disabilities in Australia.

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  • CYDA Offers Photo Opportunity

    Children and Young People with Disability Australia (CYDA) is seeking original artwork and candid photos of children and young people with disability to use in its publications. Current stock imagery is limited and often not representative of Australia and the disability community.

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