Recent News

Prize Winners

Congratulations to all children who won a prize in the free True North raffle today. Merry Christmas from everyone at Merriwa Primay School!

Breakfast Club Finished for the Year!

The final breakfast club was today, Tuesday 13 December 2022.  We are grateful to Foodbank, our Chaplain Ash Smith, and all the staff and volunteers who have given their time to run the club every morning.  It will be open again next year from Thursday 2 February 2023.

Missing Library Books

HELP NEEDED.   We are missing 165 books from the library!  Could you please check at home for any borrowed books, and if you find any,  bring them back to our library this week.   We are grateful for your support. 

Social Dance - Year 4 and 5

We invite the families of the students participating in dance lessons, to join our final dance classes next Monday 12th December, in the undercover area. The Year 5s will have their social dance at 10:00 and the Year 4s at 12:30.  Students can wear free dress with low heeled shoes or sneakers. 


Kindy & Pre Primary Gate

This Wednesday, 7 December, the Kindy and Pre Primary  oval gate will be closed in the morning due to a building and works project near the entrance.  We ask that you bring your child to the other oval gate please.  The gate should  be open again by the end of the day. 

Christmas Raffle

Our P&C have organised a Christmas Raffle that will be drawn at our Christmas concert on Thursday 15th December. Tickets have gone home with students today. Please see attached for further information.


P&C Christmas Stall

Please see that attached flyer with information regarding the P&C Christmas Stall to be held Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th Dcember,.


Year 6 Graduation

The graduation will be held from 10.00am to 2.00pm on Tuesday 13th December at Irene McCormack Catholic College.                    

Third Party Services - Information for Parents

Dear Parents and Caregivers We are required by the Dept of Education to seek your approval for your child to use online services at school. We encourage you to support this, so that your child can access the technology and teaching programs we provide at Merriwa Primary School.


Dancing Lessons Term 4

The year 4 to 6 students will begin dancing lessons with Humphries Dance Studio from Week 2, 17th October, every Monday for 9 weeks.

Drop off Lunches & Other Items

Due to all gates being locked, a staff member will be at the back gate everyday at 10.30am to collect lunches and other items that need to be dropped off at school.