Category: General Updates

Bounce Back Whole School program Term 1 2017

Attached is our whole school term one planner for our Bounce Back curriculum. You can read a summary of each weeks lesson across the year levels. Bounce Back is an evidence based wellbeing and resilience program. Each week every year level


Social skills for children by Michael Grose

Social skills for children   By Michael Grose   Here are 7 important social skills to help children to develop:   Ask for what you want Help children ask for what they want. It means they don’t throw tantrums, whinge, and


Hillsmeade Expo


Positive mental health for parents and carers

positive-mental-health-for-parents-and-carers What does it mean for parents and carers to look after themselves? Looking after parents’ and carers’ mental and physical health is just as important as looking after children’s. Some ways parents and carers can look after themselves can


Social and emotional learning: suggestions for families

social-and-emotional-learning_-suggestions-for-families Parents and carers have a critical role to play in guiding and supporting children’s social and emotional learning. Social and emotional skills develop with practice. Everyday situations present lots of opportunities for children to learn and practise skills for coping with emotions, managing relationships


Tee-Ball team Top the Division

On Monday, Hillsmeade played against Lyndhurst Primary School in the Tee Ball Division Finals.  Lyndhurst displayed some great skills and provided some strong competition, but in the end, Hillsmeade’s commitment during training paid off and won 31 runs to 3.


Mixed Netball and AFL teams off to the Regional Finals

Last Monday 18th July, Hillsmeade’s grade 5/6 football team travelled to Lynbrook Primary School. It was a very windy match that saw the students coming away with a close win of only 2 points. We congratulate the team in moving


Hillsmeade Soccer Team Triumphant

The grade 5/6  boys soccer team defeated Narre Warren South P-12 in the Soccer Divisional Final last Friday. A great win by the boys.  


Bounce Back Term 3

Bounce Back Term 3 Whole School Planner Week Unit Focus (Kinder – Grade 2) Focus (Grade 3 – Grade 4) Focus (Grade 5 – grade 6) Week 1 11/7/16   Emotions Feelings are necessary, even the unpleasant ones Feelings are


Parent feedback: Please complete the survey!

Hi Parents/Guardians – Please take a few moments to complete the parent feedback survey for the Hillsmeade self-evaluation 2016. It only takes a minute or two, and provides the school with valuable information on how we can better support our