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St Francis Xavier is a Catholic, co-educational P- 6 school of approxi​​​mately 524 students situated in the City of Ipswich, adjacent to the Ipswich Motorway. The school has been in existence for 100 years, having been established in 1910. It is a school which has welcomed children and families from many countries around the world. Over forty nationalities are represented...read more»​​​​

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Newslettershttp://www.stfrancisxavier.qld.edu.au/news/Pages/Newsletters.aspxNewsletters<p class="ms-rteFontSize-2"><span lang="en-AU" style="color:black;font-family:calibri;"> We will be producing our newsletters in house. A link to our newsletter will be emailed to you each Thursday morning beginning this<strong> </strong><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-7-4"><strong>Thur</strong><strong><strong>sday </strong>25 January 2018</strong></span>. Newsletters will be published fortnightly after 25 January. Please ensure that we have your current email address. For those parents with no internet access copies of our newsletter will be available from the school office after 2pm each Thursday.</span></p> <div class="ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-align:justify;margin-bottom:6pt;-ms-text-justify:newspaper;"><span lang="en-AU" style="color:black;font-family:calibri;">You are able to access the  current newsletter by clicking on the appropriate link below:</span></div> <h1 class="ms-rteElement-H1B"><span lang="en-AU"></span></h1> <h1 class="ms-rteElement-H1B"><span lang="en-AU">2018</span></h1> <div class="ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-align:justify;margin-bottom:6pt;-ms-text-justify:newspaper;"><span lang="en-AU" style="color:black;font-family:calibri;"></span>  <table width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-bcetablethree" cellspacing="0" style="font-size:1em;"><tbody><tr class="ms-rteTableHeaderRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableHeaderFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">Thursday ​25 January</th> <th class="ms-rteTableHeaderLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%201%20Term%201.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 1 Term 1.pdf</a></th></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 8 February</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%203%20Term%201.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 3 Term 1.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 22 February</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%205%20Term%201%20(002).pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 5 Term 1 (002).pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 8 March</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%207%20Term%201.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 7 Term 1.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 22 March</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%209%20Term%201.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 9 Term 1.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 19 April</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%201%20Term%202.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 1 Term 2.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 3 May</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%203%20Term%202.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 3 Term 2.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 17 May</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%205%20Term%202.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 5 Term 2.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 31 May</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%207%20Term%202.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 7 Term 2.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 14 June</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%209%20Term%202.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 9 Term 2.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 19 July</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%201%20Term%203%20(002).pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 1 Term 3 (002).pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 2 August</th><td class="ms-rteTableLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%203%20Term%203.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 3 Term 3.pdf</a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableFooterRow-bcetablethree"><th class="ms-rteTableFooterFirstCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="text-align:left;">​Thursday 16 August</th><td class="ms-rteTableFooterLastCol-bcetablethree" rowspan="1" colspan="1">​<a href="/news/SiteAssets/Pages/Newsletters/St%20Francis%20Xavier%20Newsletter%20Week%205%20Term%203.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />St Francis Xavier Newsletter Week 5 Term 3.pdf</a></td></tr> </tbody></table>  </div> <div style="text-align:justify;margin-bottom:6pt;-ms-text-justify:newspaper;"> </div> <div style="text-align:justify;margin-bottom:6pt;-ms-text-justify:newspaper;"><span lang="en-AU" style="color:black;font-family:calibri;"></span> </div> <h4 class="ms-rteElement-H4B"><span lang="en-AU">Community News Links:</span></h4><p><span 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Kindy at St Francis Xavier Primary Schoolhttp://www.stfrancisxavier.qld.edu.au/news/Pages/Kindy-at-St-Francis-Xavier-Primary-School-in-2013.aspxKindy at St Francis Xavier Primary School<p><img width="600" height="85" src="/news/PublishingImages/kindy-header.jpg" alt="" /><br> </p> <p>In 2012 Centacare opened St Francis Xavier Kindergarten (a Government-funded kindergarten) within South East Queensland, offering local children the opportunity to enrol in a Queensland Government-approved early learning program. Centacare has partnered with the Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC) to oversee the running of the centre.</p> <p>This kindergarten was opened as part of the Government's 'Kindy Counts' initiative which aims to make kindergarten programs more widely accessible to families in our region.</p> <p>This centre has been ergonomically designed meaning all equipment and resources have been created especially for kindergartners.</p> <p>The curriculum, which is aligned with the national Early Years Learning Framework, is delivered by a qualified early years educator  </p> <div>St Francis Xavier Kindergarten<br>6 Church Street<br>Goodna QLD 4300<br>Ph: <span>(07) 3381 8872</span><span><span> </span><span> </span> <span>(07) 3381 8872</span><span> </span><span> </span></span><br>Email: <a href="mailto:goodnakindy@bne.centacare.net.au">goodnakindy@bne.centacare.net.au</a></div> <p> </p> <p>You can give your child's educational journey a flying start by enrolling them in kindergarten at St Francis Xavier Primary School. </p> <p>Please refer to the chart below for information regarding eligibility for the kindergarten program:</p> <p> </p> <table width="100%" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><th rowspan="1" colspan="1">Child born​</th> <th rowspan="1" colspan="1">Child can attend kindy​</th></tr> <tr><th rowspan="1" colspan="1">1 July 2010 to 31 July 2011​</th> <td>​2015</td></tr> <tr><th rowspan="1" colspan="1">1 July 2011 to 31 July 2012​</th> <td>​2016</td></tr> <tr><th rowspan="1" colspan="1">1 July 2012 to 31 July 2013​</th> <td>​2017</td></tr> <tr><th rowspan="1" colspan="1">1 July 2013 to 31 July 2014​</th> <td>​2018</td></tr></tbody></table>  <br><p>Under some circumstances the kindergarten can accept enrolments for 3.5 year olds, please enquire for more information.</p> <p>For all enquires, including enrolment information please call or email the centre to make an appointment with the Director.</p> <p>Please click on the link below to access the Kindergarten Request for Booking for St Francis Xavier Kindergarten, to be used by all parents or carers enrolling their child or children into the kindergarten.</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="/news/Documents/Kindergarten%20Request%20for%20Booking%20-%20print%20version%202016.pdf"><img alt="Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2016.pdf" src="/news/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" />Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2016.pdf</a></p> <p><a href="/news/Documents/Kindergarten%20Request%20for%20Booking%20-%20print%20version%202017.pdf"><img alt="Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2017.pdf" src="/news/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" />Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2017.pdf</a><br></p> <p class="ms-rteElement-P"><a href="/news/Documents/Kindergarten%20Request%20for%20Booking%20-%20print%20version%202018.pdf"><img alt="Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2018.pdf" src="/news/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" />Kindergarten Request for Booking - print version 2018.pdf</a>​<br></p>
St Francis Xavier School Child and Youth Risk Management Strategyhttp://www.stfrancisxavier.qld.edu.au/news/Pages/St-Francis-Xavier-School-Child-and-Youth-Risk-Management-Strategy.aspxSt Francis Xavier School Child and Youth Risk Management Strategy<p>Your children and their safety and wellbeing are our priority. St Francis Xavier School wants to do everything possible to ensure that it promotes and protects the rights, interests and wellbeing of children and young people.</p><p>Brisbane Catholic Education and our school have each developed a Child and Youth Risk Management Strategy, as required by law. The aim of BCE’s and St Francis Xavier Child and Youth Risk Management Strategies is to ensure that BCE and our school has policies and procedures in place that create safe and supportive environments for children and young people.<br></p> <p>​BCE’s and St Francis Xavier Child and Youth Risk Management Strategies draw together the values, commitments, policies and procedures which have been developed by BCE and our school to protect and promote the rights, interests and wellbeing of our students. The strategies refer to our codes of conduct (for employees, volunteers and other personnel), recruitment procedures, student protection processes, training opportunities and blue card screening procedures.<br></p> <p>​​St Francis Xavier Child and Youth Risk Management Strategy and a link to the BCE Child and Risk Youth Management Strategy have been uploaded to the school’s website. A copy of our strategy can also be found at the school’s library. Below is the link to the Child and Youth Risk Management Strategy: </p> <div><span>​<a href="http://www.bne.catholic.edu.au/students-parents/Pages/BCE-Child-and-Youth-Risk-Management-Strategy.aspx">BCE Child and Youth Risk Management Strategy​</a></span></div>

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Multicultural Mass/ First Communionhttp://www.stfrancisxavier.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=581Multicultural Mass/ First Communion19/08/2018 12:00:00 AM
St Francis Xavier P&F Meetinghttp://www.stfrancisxavier.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=576St Francis Xavier P&F Meeting27/08/2018 8:30:00 AM
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