Merrylands East Public School

Create the future

Telephone(02) 9637 2638 or (02) 9637 8119

Emailmerrylande-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

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https://education.nsw.gov.au/covid-19

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, our prepared Kindergarten orientation program could not go ahead as planned. We hope our 2021 Kindergarten students will enjoy the following slideshow and video.

Have a look around our school with our 2021 leaders as your guides through the tour video and learn about how to prepare your child for next year through the orientation slideshow.

You can view the slideshow as a pdf document here.

Kindergarten Orientation slideshow (PDF 5.3MB)

Welcome to our school!

At Merrylands East, students are provided opportunities to develop the skills, capabilities and knowledge that are necessary to be successful in a globalised and highly digital society. Our students are encouraged to become active global citizens. 

We are committed to expanding your child’s educational experiences through innovative and creative learning that is relevant and authentic.

Our students thrive by learning anytime, anywhere and with anyone.

Upcoming events

Thursday

20

May

P&C Meeting

Date

20 May

Time

12:15-1:00 PM

Location
MEPS Community Room

The next MEPS P&C General Meeting for 2021 will be held in the community room under the Year 6 classrooms. Tea and coffee will be served after the meeting so new members can be welcomed with a friendly chat before picking up their children. New members are welcome!

Monday

31

May

Great Aussie Bush Camp

Date

31 May-02 June

Time

7:00 AM-8:00 PM

Location
Tea Gardens, NSW

Year 5 and 6 students have the opportunity to travel to Tea Gardens on the Central Coast of NSW to enjoy the adventures of the Great Aussie Bush Camp. Our students have a great time at this camp and look forward to going every alternate year.

Monday

14

June

Public Holiday - no classes

Date

14 June

Time

All day

Location
MEPS

Monday 14th June is a public holiday for the Queen's birthday. The school is closed today. Have a happy day off!

Friday

25

June

End of Term 2

Date

25 June

Time

1.15pm

Location
MEPS

Term 2 ends on Friday 25th June 2021. Have a great winter break. Stay safe and stay warm.

Tuesday

13

July

First day of Term 3

Date

13 July

Time

All day

Location
MEPS

The first day of Term 3 for students is Tuesday 13th July, 2021. Monday is a pupil free day as teachers have a staff development day. Welcome, back!

Saturday

31

July

ICAS (International Competitions & Assessments for Schools)

Date

31 July

Time

All day

Location
MEPS

Registrations are now open for Year 3 - 6 students who wish to take part in the 2021 ICAS assessments. If you would like your child to participate you must register and pay online. Registration closing dates vary for each assessment so register before the end of July to be sure you don't miss out. The cost for each assessment is $17.05. Please see our newsletter for login details. All assessments will be conducted during August at MEPS under the supervision of teachers. Certificates are awarded to each student sitting an assessment with individual student results indicating which questions were answered correctly. It also highlights strengths and weaknesses.