Barbreck News – Co-Curricular Programs Commence Next Week

We have almost reached one of the most exciting moments of the year when, on Wednesday, we welcome all Barbreck students back to School on the same day!

We know Co-curricular activities bring a sense of colour and joy to the girls’ lives, whilst also providing an environment for them to connect with their peers and develop friendships.

Next week we are running the majority of our Co-curricular program from Day One.

All activities listed below will commence from Wednesday 3 November:

  • Epstein Choir
  • Early Birds’ French
  • Year 6 Debating
  • Chess Club
  • Musical Ensembles
  • Art Club
  • Writers’ Club
  • Years 5/6 Sport
  • Years 3/4 Sport
  • Junior Joggers/Boot Camp
  • Netball
  • Drama

Several programs on offer are run by third-party providers in conjunction with St Catherine’s School. These Co-curricular activities begin on the following dates:

  • Aussie Athletics – Thursday 4 November
  • H20 Swimming – Wednesday 17 November
  • Melbourne Swim Club – Wednesday 17 November

Please follow this link to the new Junior School Co-curricular page. This is a central location where you can find the latest timetable and information about all activities offered.

We look forward to seeing all Barbreck students enjoying their much-loved Co-curricular activities with their friends next week!

Out of School Hours Care – Week 5 Activities

Upcoming activities for Term 4 Week 5 detailed here.

St Catherine’s School offers an Out of School Hours Care program to all ELC and Junior School families. The program is implemented by our provider ‘After the Bell’, and operates within the ELC building. Parents are reminded that if you need to use the Before School Care or After School Care service, registrations need to be made in advance with ‘After the Bell’. Please allow up to five business days for your registration to be processed before your child can begin attending the program. Registration is free. All families are encouraged to register so that you can use this service in the event that you are unable to pick up your child.

Before School Care – 7.00am to 8.45am

After School Care – 3.00pm to 6.00pm

Registrations can be completed via the ‘After the Bell’ website.

Please phone 9758 6744 for all enquiries.

Mr Luke Russell, Deputy Head of Junior School