Term dates & important school events

Parents and Caregivers of students at St Andrew’s School, please visit the Parent Lounge for the full School calendar.

2017 Term Dates

Term 1: 31 January to 13 April (12.40pm finish)
Term 2: 2 May to 30 June
Term 3: 25 July to 29 September
Term 4: 17 October to 13 December

31 January 2017 : Term 1 begins
Welcome back to School for the start of Term 1, 2017 at 8.40am.

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

9 February 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
1.30pm Meeting Room

17 February 2017 :
1.30pm Meeting Room

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9 March 2017 : Swimming Carnival

13 March 2017 : Adelaide Cup Day Public holiday

15 March 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting and AGM
7.00pm Cybrary

16 March 2017: Principal Tour
9.00am and 5.30pm

17 March 2017 : Parents’ Association Movie Night

21 March 2017 : Foundation Board Meeting
8.45am – 10.30am Meeting Room

21 March 2017 : School Board Meeting
6.00pm – 10.00pm Meeting Room

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

12 April 2017 : Year 7 2016 Reunion
3.45pm Dove Hall

Please contact the Development Office for more information

13 April 2017 : Term 1 Ends
Term ends 12.40pm.

14 April 2017 : Good Friday

17 April 2017 : Easter Monday

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

2 May 2017 : Term 2 begins
Welcome back to School for the start of Term 2, 2017 on Tuesday 2 May at 8.40am.

4 May 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
1.30pm Meeting Room

Tuesday 9 May: NAPLAN

Language Conventions
Y3: 40 min
Y5: 40 min
Y7: 45 min

Writing
Y3: 40 min
Y5: 40 min
Y7: 40 min

Wednesday 10 May: NAPLAN 

Reading
Y3: 45 min
Y5: 50 min
Y7: 65 min

Thursday 11 May: NAPLAN

Numeracy
Y3: 45 min
Y5: 50 min
Y7: (calculator):  50 min
Y7: (Non–calculator): 10 min

Friday 12 May : NAPLAN
Catch up tests permitted

16 May 2017 : Foundation Board Meeting
8.45am – 10.30am Meeting Room

20 May 2017 : AMEB Music Exams
8.00am – 3.00pm

23 May 2017 : School Board Meeting
6.00pm – 10.00pm Meeting Room

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

Principal’s Tours
Thursday 15 June at 9.00am
Saturday 17 June at 10.00am

Old Scholar’s Association Disco Bingo
17 June at 7.00pm in the School Hall

21 June 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
7.00pm Cybrary

30 June 2017 : Term 2 Ends
Term ends 3.30pm.

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25 July 2017 : Term 3 Begins

Welcome back to School for the start of Term 3, 2017 on Tuesday 25 July at 8.40am.

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1 August 2017 : School Board Meeting
6.00pm – 10.00pm Meeting Room

3 August 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
1.30pm Meeting Room

Principal’s Tours
Thursday 17 August at 9.00am
Saturday 19 August at 10.00am

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

1 September 2017 : 10 Year Reunion (Year 7 2007)
6pm in the School Hall

Please contact the Development Office for more information

6 September 2017 : Spring Sports Carnival
Years 3 – 7

22 September 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
7.00pm Meeting Room

27 September 2017 : Parent Shared Lunch
1.00pm – 3.15pm School Hall 

27 September 2017 : St Andrew’s in Concert
7.00pm School Gymnasium

29 September 2017 : Term 3 Ends
Term ends 3.30pm.

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17 October 2017 : Term 4 Begins
Welcome back to School for the start of Term 4, 2017 on Tuesday 17 October at 8.40am.

26 October 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
1.30pm Meeting Room

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

Principal’s Tours
Thursday 9 November at 9.00am
Thursday 9 November at 5.30pm (Twilight Tour)

19 November 2017 : Old Scholars’ Association Long Lunch

23 November 2017 : Parents’ Association Meeting
1.30pm Meeting Room

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

13 December 2017 : Term 4 Ends
Term ends 3.30pm.

For the full School calendar, please visit the Parent Lounge

2018 Term Dates

Term 1:  30 January to 13 April
Term 2:  1 May to 29 June
Term 3:  24 July to 28 September
Term 4:  16 October to 12 December

2016 School Events

14 December 2016 : Term 4 Ends
Term ends 3.30pm.

3 November 2016 : Principal Tour
A tour of St Andrew’s School led by the Principal and Leadership Team. 9.00am and 5.30pm. Prior registration required.

St Andrew’s School Foundation Long Lunch
Date: Sunday 13 November
Time: 12.30pm – 5.00pm
Venue: Ian McLachlin Room – Adelaide Oval

Please save the date! Invitations and information on how to book tickets coming soon.

18 October 2016 : Term 4 Begins
Welcome back to School for the start of Term 4, 2016 on Tuesday 18 October at 8.40am.

2 September 2016 : Fathers’ Day Breakfast
A breakfast is held to invite students to eat breakfast with their Fathers to celebrate Fathers’ Day on the Sunday.


9 September 2016 : Upper Primary Grandparents’ Day
Upper Primary Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ day for students of Years 3 to 7.


22 September 2016 : China Study Tour
Students taking part in the China Study Tour will leave for China.


30 September 2016 : Term 3 Ends
Term ends 3.30pm.

2 August 2016 : ICAS English Test
For students from Years 5, 6 and 7 who have opted to take part in the ICAS English Test.


4 August 2016 : Launch of Master Plan
Launch of Master Plan to School community. For more information contact Karin Dunsford.


16 August 2016 : ICAS Mathematics Test
For students from Years 5, 6 and 7 who have opted to take part in the ICAS Mathematics Test.


18 August 2016 : Principal Tour
A tour of St Andrew’s School led by the Principal and Leadership Team. Prior registration required.


20 August 2016 : Principal Tour
A tour of St Andrew’s School led by the Principal and Leadership Team. Prior registration required.


23 August 2016 : Book Week Dress Up Day
Students dress up for the day in a costume relating to the theme for this years Book Week.

  • St Andrew’s School is a South Australian independent, co-educational specialist primary school providing excellence in education from playgroup through to early years and on to Year 7. Principal Deb Dalwood – an International Baccalaureate School – UNESCO Associated School.