Set within spacious, landscaped grounds, John Palmer Public School has an enrolment of approximately 730 students from K-6. Quality teaching and learning experiences provide the foundation for students to cooperate, succeed and grow as learners.
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23 NRL Visit
09:00AM

NRL Visit


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Free For students in Years 3-6

Year 6 Taste T...
09:00AM

Year 6 Taste Tester lessons


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

With Glenwood HS

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2 Glenwood HS In...
06:00PM

Glenwood HS Information Evening


from 06:00PM to 06:15PM

3 ANZAC Performa...
09:00AM

ANZAC Performance


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

A special presentation to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the landing of the ANZACS at Gallipoli. A cost is involved.

Ridges Swimmin...
09:00AM

Ridges Swimming Carnival


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Held at Blacktown Leisure Centre for those students who have qualified to represent JPPS at Ridges level.

4 P&C Meeting
07:00PM

P&C Meeting


from 07:00PM to 07:15PM

AGM followed by general meeting. All welcome. Held in staffroom at the rear of the administration building.

5 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

6 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

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9 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

10 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

11 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

12 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

Selective High...
09:00AM

Selective High School Test


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For students in Year 6 who enrolled to sit for the test in 2014.

13 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

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16 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

Glenwood HS G&...
06:00PM

Glenwood HS G&T Information


from 06:00PM to 06:15PM

For parents of students wishing to gain access into the Year 7 2016 Extension class at Glenwood HS.

17 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

18 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

19 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

20 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

P&C Disco
06:45PM

P&C Disco


from 06:45PM to 07:00PM

21 Harmony Day
All day

Harmony Day


All day

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23 Life Education
09:00AM

Life Education


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For all students K-6. There is a cost involved. Each class will visit the Life Education van at school on different days.

Young Leaders ...
09:00AM

Young Leaders Day


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

For elected school leaders (School Captains and Vice Captains)

24 25 26 27 28 State Election
08:00AM

State Election


from 08:00AM to 06:00PM

Vote at JPPS and support our school by making a purchase at the P&C BBQ.

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30 31 Glenwood HS G&...
09:00AM

Glenwood HS G&T Exam


from 09:00AM to 03:00PM

Examination for Year 6 students wishing to gain entry into the Year 7 Extension class at Glenwood HS in 2016.

1 OOSH Review Me...
06:30PM

OOSH Review Meeting


from 06:30PM to 06:55PM

Opportunity for parents whose children attend Northwest Community Childcare to provide feedback on the service.

P&C Meeting
07:00PM

P&C Meeting


from 07:00PM to 07:15PM

All interested parents and community members are welcome. Meeting is held in the staffroom at the end of the administration block.

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Upcoming events

Glenwood HS Information Evening Mar 2 06:00PM
ANZAC Performance Mar 3 09:00AM
Ridges Swimming Carnival Mar 3 09:00AM
P&C Meeting Mar 4 07:00PM
Life Education Mar 5 09:00AM
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