Welcome to Pennington School R – 7

Pennington School R – 7 is a dynamic and inclusive learning environment situated approximately 13 kms north-west of Adelaide’s GPO. We offer a caring, secure environment which provides children with a complete education of the very highest quality, where inquiry learning is valued and supported. Our values of Respect, Responsibility, Persistence and Courage provide focus and direction for all members of our friendly and diverse school community.

Across the Pennington Campus which includes Pennington Kindergarten, we are proud of the diversity within our school community. We embrace many different cultures through learning, sharing and working together in harmony.

KEY DATES
IN TERM 3

AUGUST

MS Readathon 1-31
World Breastfeeding Week 1-7
National Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day 4
UN International Day of the
World’s Indigenous Peoples 9
National Science Week 10-18
International Youth Day 12
Children’s Book Week – theme
‘Reading is My Secret Power’ 17-23
Royal Adelaide Show 30/8-8/9

SEPTEMBER
Fathers Day 1
National Child Protection Week 1-7
Indigenous Literacy Day 4
Premier’s Reading Challenge ends 6
International Literacy Day 8
South Australian Foster and Kinship Carer’s Week 8-15
R U OK? Day 12
Primary Schools Festival of Music 10-20
Premier’s be active Challenge ends 27
SA public schools term 3 ends 27
Nature Play Festival 28/9 -13/10

Term Dates
2019

 

Term 1: Tuesday 29 January — Friday 12 April


Term 2: Monday 29 April — Friday 5 July


Term 3: Monday 22 July — Friday 27 September


Term 4: Monday 14 October — Friday 13 December

Term Dates
2020

 

Term 1: Tuesday 28 January — Friday 9 April


Term 2: Monday 27 April — Friday 3 July


Term 3: Monday 20 July — Friday 25 September


Term 4: Monday 12 October — Friday 11 December

Contact
Details 

 

Butler Avenue, Pennington SA 5013
Principal: Georgina Grinsted
Phone: (08) 8447 1933
Fax: (08) 8447 5575
Email: dl.0337_info@schools.sa.edu.au