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Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to process the existing blue SSTS application forms and send them to the appropriate transport operators. Most parents, guardians and students won't need to apply for a school travel pass for 2016 if they have already been given a school student travel pass for the current year. These will be automatically sent to the... Read more

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2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make financial decisions. The way schools use their RAM funding will vary based on local needs. Some support will be for the entire school, and some will be for particular groups of students or individual students. There is an overview document about the RAM available on the Department of Education website. If you would like... Read more

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Jeans for Genes Day

The Dee Why Public School SRC is organising a fundraiser for Thursday 6 August to support Jeans for Genes Day where children can wear denim to school and bring in a gold coin donation. Money raised for this worthwhile cause helps scientists at the Children's Medical Research Institute discover treatments and cures for childhood diseases. If the school community would like to make additional donations and help us get to our goal of raising $300, please go to the website: http://www.jeansforgenes.org.au/fundraiser/dee-why-public-school and... Read more