Our Lady of Lourdes Primary Newsletter

Term 3 Week 10, 22nd September, 2023

Key Dates

Monay 9th OctoberStaff Development Day
Tuesday 10th October Staff Development Day
Wednesday 11th October 

1st Day of Term 4

Yr 5 Plantarium Incursion

Friday 13th OctoberInfants Carnival and Fun Run

Thursday 19th October -

Friday 20th October

Year 5 Bathurst Excursion

Week 6 Discerning



Congratualtions to all our students for their hardwork and effort this term. We hope all our staff, students and their families enjoy the school holidays.

School Uniform

Summer Uniform 

From Wednesday 11th October , Week 1 Term 4 full summer uniform is to be worn. 

 School Shoes

Children should wear black polishable shoes to school. They may wear joggers on PE and sport days only.

Black joggers are not a substitute for black school shoes.


Rotary Writing Competition

On Monday 18th September a presentation evening was held at Castle Hill RSL, by the Club of the Hills - Kellyville Rotary, to acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of the 2023 competition finalists. Congratulations to these students, Monica Baker (6C), Xavier Khoury (6K) and Kayla Rankin (6C) for their excellent narrative writing skills.

Families leaving OLOL after 2023

In order to plan for next year, would you please notify the school and

complete a notice of departure if your child does not require a place for


New families coming into the area are currently seeking to enrol in 2024.


The menu for canteen orders on Mel's Tasty Bites are being updated for Term 4. For the current price list and options to order please look at Flexi schools. 

There will also be some price increases as our suppliers have had to lift their costs.


Canteen Operator

School Fees

Instalment 3 was due on 23rd August, 2023.  

If your school fee account is outstanding please finalise your account immediately.  Thank you.

Sports News


On Saturday 16 September OLOL YR 6 Students for the Hills Ollie’s Netball Club 12Cs team consisting of  Wanda, Georgia, Sarah, Laura, Eve, Sophia, Lily and Kiara along with the Ollie’s 12D players consisting of Piper, Mia, Chloe and Maya won their Netball Grand Final in the Baulkham Hills Netball Association competition. Coaches Naomi Collimore and Katey Bryers led their respective teams to win their games in the scorching heat. The girls played like champions, showcasing their amazing skills  and drive to win against tough competition.

MacKillop Athletics Team

Congratulations to Ava Cetinic (6K), Jayda Isherwood (6C) and Kiara Haywood (5M) who have made the MacKillop Athletics Team. They will now compete at the NSWPSSA carnival.

P & F News

OLOL FUN RUN with Colour

The student who raises the highest amount of money per grade  will receive a $30 Rebel Voucher

When: Friday 13th October , Week 1 , Term 4

Where:  Yattenden Oval

Money Raised: Paid via the QKR app (no cash accepted). Please ensure payment is made under each student’s individual name to be eligible for a prize. 

Please return completed form to your class teacher by Friday 20th October to be in the draw to one of the $30 Rebel Vouchers

Parish News

Sacrament of 1st Eucharist in 2023

Please find attached letter for OLOL parents who wish their child to receive the Sacrament of 1st Eucharist in 2023.

This is for children who have already received the Sacrament of 1st Reconciliation and will be 8½  at the time of the celebration of 1st Eucharist in November 2023.If there are children who have received 1st Reconciliation prior to 2023 or outside of the Parish of Baulkham Hills and wish to participate in this 1st Eucharist Program, they will need to complete the online registration. 

If you any questions please  contact to the Parish Office for more information, Phone: 9639 8385


Children's Rosary Movement

Children’s Rosary participants gather together to pray the Rosary every Monday during the school term. Parents need to accompany children. 

Bring your Rosary beads and spend some time in prayer.

Where: OLOL Church

When: Monday (school term only)

Time: 3:30pm

Contact: anitamolina@hotmail.com

Community News

Booking Form Monday 9/10/2023


Booking Form Tuesday 10/10/2023


Ambrose School Age Care & Ambrose Activities Christmas and New Year Closure Period 2023-2024

Please see information regarding school age care program during Christmas/New year closure

No Parking Zones