Melrose News

Literacy Planet Word Mania

Saturday, July 16, 2016 2:17 PM

Word Mania 2016 is here! Australia’s biggest and most fun literacy competition for Years 1 to 9. Play at school and at home.  On desktop or free Literacy Planet Word Mania 2016 app. $100,000 IN PRIZES FOR SCHOOLS. 

Melrose Primary students will be joining the Word Mania national competition this year. We have a couple of weeks to practise and the competition starts in early August. Students will get their own login details soon and the word building can begin! Stay tuned for more information.  

Jane Scott


Trent Barrett Shield

Saturday, July 16, 2016 2:16 PM
The Trent Barrett Shield is a Year 3/4 Boys Rugby and Girls League Tag competition, played around the theme of participation. Year 3/4 students will travel to Alexandra Park on Friday 22nd July, leaving Melrose at approximately 9.00am and returning to Melrose at approximately 3.00pm. Permission forms have been sent home with students and need to be returned with the $4.00 by Tuesday 19th July.


One River One Mob Men's Group

Saturday, July 16, 2016 2:15 PM
One River One Mob Men's group program will be running with students at Melrose. Indigenous culture will be explored and the men will also act as mentors to students at school. There will also be female mentors working with the group.  Time: 10am - 11am every second Friday, beginning Friday 15th of July, 2016. Students will participate in a range of activities, there is no cost for this program. Please return the consent form to school by Thursday 14th July.  Please contact Mr Clough if you would like more information.