Principal's Post


School Facebook Page

Don’t forget to Like our St Columba’s Facebook page. Yep, we are excited. Did you see the Pre-Primary’s eating the vegetables that they grew? Impressive.



P & F News

Athletics Carnival Sausage Sizzle

Those students and parents attending the athletics carnival can order a sausage sizzle for lunch. Forms for orders will be electronic and can be found on the Parent Facebook page or follow the link below. Payments are to be made through direct bank transfer. Alternatively, payment can be made via card payment only (no cash) in front of the library on Friday 10th of September from 8:15-8:45am. All details for this are on the form.

Parents please note, that we will have a limited number of additional sausage sizzles available on the day, so if you wish to have one as well, we recommend you indicate this on the form.

Orders must be submitted and paid for by 5pm Tuesday 14th of September.


Athletics Carnival Cake Stall
CSPWA (P&F) are running a cake stall again this year. Any contributions would be greatly appreciated.

All home baked goods are required to have a list of ingredients please. Also, nothing that requires to be refrigerated or has cream. Savoury GF Vegan appreciated.

CSPWA now have a square reader for card payments as well as cash. Sunday Club Coffee will be on site for your caffeine needs.


School Disco

CSPWA will be holding a disco on Friday 15 October to start the last term of the year off with a bang. More details to follow next week.


An evening of art with wine and cheese

CSPWA Main fundraising event for 2021 is on Saturday 23rd October. Tickets are $25pp including grazing board and one drink of choice. When/where to purchase tickets will be confirmed next week.

Each class has completed an art piece that will be part of an art show and the highlight of the evening will be the chance to bid on these amazing pieces of work.

Please refer to the flyer attached to this newsletter.




Together we’re making a difference

At Pharmacy 777, your support makes a difference to your school.
We understand how much your school means to you, that’s why at Pharmacy 777, we’re passionate about making a difference. Our Community Spirit Program makes giving back to your school easier. As a Community Spirit member, for every transaction you make at Pharmacy 777 Bayswater and Maylands, they will give part proceeds back to the school. This contribution accumulates over time and funds raised support causes at the heart of your school. We would encourage all school community members to visit Pharmacy 777 Bayswater and Maylands and join up.

Library News



Book Week Colouring Competitions Winners

Kindy Green    Vincent Del BorrelloKindy White   Otis Knox
PPG   Thomas PinningtonPPW   Parker Connell
1G   Jude Allison1W   Thomas Armstrong
2G   Mia Moore2W   Amelia Yee
3G   Francis Le3W   Neve Gerick
4G   Zara Bell4W   Audrey Lawes
5G   Amie Lan5W   Alyanna Genete
6G   Tahlia Krishnan6W   Sanya Bajaj


Congratulations to all the WINNERS, and thank you to all students who entered.


Pastoral Care

Happy Birthday to:

To the following students who will be celebrating this coming week:

Albie Ingram PKW
Hugo Garrett KW
Nate Hoogland PPG
Alexander Lilleyman 1G
Henry Crookes 1G
William Parks 1W
Luca Marrapodi 1W
Mason Campbell 2G
Olivia McShanag 2G
Michael Baldwin 2W
Gethin Humphreys 3W
Amie Lan 5G
Aoife Rattray 5W
Kate Rattray 5W
Nicholas Wild 6G
Milly Cooper 6G
Piper Walsh 6W










Pastoral Care Raffle

Here are the rosters:


Week 9 – 15 September
Week 10 – 22 September


Kindy Green
Week 9 Ivan Masnyk
Week 10 Jesse Smith
Kindy White
Week 9 Ivy Quach
Week 10 Adam Nguyen
PP GreenWeek 9 Tessa Cavalli
Week 10 Thomas Hodson
PP White
Week 9 Parker Connell
Week 10 Patrick McGlue
Year 1 Green
Week 9 Xavier Balm
Year 1 WhiteWeek 9 William Parks
Year 2 GreenWeek 9 Mia Moore
Week 10 Sofia Jaramillo-Restrepo
Year 2 White
Week 9 Michael Baldwin
Week 10 Zozie Higgs
Year 3 Green
Week 9 Zoe Juszkiewicz
Year 3 White
Week 9 Neve Gerick
Week 10 Phoenix Stanmore
Year 4 GreenWeek 9 Tyson Hayward
Year 4 WhiteWeek 9 Sophie Jagger
Year 5 GreenWeek 9 Stella D’Esposito
Year 5 WhiteWeek 9 Joshua Hartstonge
Week 10 Kassandra Flexman
Year 6 Green
Year 6 White
Week 9 Vy Huynh


Raffle tickets are 20 cents each with a maximum of 3 tickets per child. Each child will be rostered once a year to bring a BOOK to the value of $5.

If there are any parents out there that love cooking and are able to help us with meals please contact Jeannie –

Your continued support is greatly appreciated by our school community.


Pastoral Care Team.



Father's Day Breakfast

Community Notices

Mercy Mission Day

Mrs Pettit’s Year 3 class will be holding a ‘op shop’ for Mercy Mission Day.

Could you please look through your drawers and cupboards for anything that would be suitable- remember one person’s trash is another person’s treasure!

Toys, board games, books, knick-knacks and the like are all welcome.

Please deliver your goodies to Mrs Pettit’s room, which is downstairs next to the oval.

Kora Centre

Childcare in Bayswater – Refer to flyer attached to this newsletter.

Kora Centre Inc. – Licensed childcare service at Bayswater



Join us in making a difference.

Join Studio Pilates Mt Lawley on Saturday 18 September as we open the doors to the community to help raise essential funds for children’s cancer research.

Rally your friends, family and work buddies together for an inspiring reformer Pilates class, as we all dedicate the day to these children and those who love them.


Orientation classes will be held at 9.15am, 10.15am, 11.15am.

Classes are 100% free, but donations to The Kids’ Cancer Project are 100% welcomed.

Be a champion for kids with cancer. Every donation counts as we join together and raise funds for children’s cancer research.


Bookings can be made at –

Donations can be made here –

If you have any questions or would like to get involved please don’t hesitate to contact me.


Sammy Georgeff

Studio Pilates Mount Lawley

Tel: 0457 552 446

612 Beaufort Street, Mt Lawley, WA, 6050
















St Columba’s School Bayswater

32 Roberts Street, Bayswater WA 6053
PO Box 61, Bayswater WA 6933
Phone: (08) 9208 2700