6th Nov 2019 - 15th Nov 2019 - Yr 6Noumea Exchnage
11th Nov 2019 - 12th Nov 2019 - yr 7 South Coast band trip
19th Dec 2019 (all day) - Term 4 - Ends
25th Dec 2019 (all day) - Christmas Day
26th Dec 2019 (all day) - Boxing Day
1st Jan 2020 - New Year’s Day
27th Jan 2020 - Australia Day
3rd Feb 2020 (all day) - Term 1 - New students start school
4th Feb 2020 (all day) - Term 1 – Continuing students return to school
9th Mar 2020 - Canberra Day
Our students have explored the impact of consumerism and the importance of designing out waste through this collaborative installation...
Year 3 went on excursion to the Jerrabomberra Wetlands on Thursday, October 31.
After the tour, 3.1 and 3.2 made posters so that people would no longer throw garbage or use as much plastic.
To protect the planet, we need to use recycling bins.
Le van du livre / French Books on wheels is back in Canberra and will be in the Primary quad at Telopea Park school on Thursday 31 October & Friday 1 November from 8am to 4pm.
During their Discovery of the World program, the students of 2.2 (Anne BOUTAUD) studied the different diets of animals and also the names and roles of human teeth...
Telopea Park School celebrated its 96th anniversary, for its birthday the garden club planted this week the first fruit tree in the garden...
Following the previous article about Endangered Species competition, the two classes who took part in the competition won a prize !
Have you ever made bread? This crusty on the outside, soft on the inside, delectable concoction is actually made from a chemical reaction... This activity has been a fantastic cross-curricular activity, between Year 9/10 and year 6 !
Last Thursday we held an exciting, hands-on afternoon of where students showcased their STEM challenge skills to parents and carers in celebration of this year’s National Science Week. The event highlights the enthusiastic commitment and involvement of our students and teachers in STEM-based activities and promotes a positive and aspiring attitude to learning.
Thank you to everyone who participated !
From the beginning of the term, groups with EFS and ES students are working collaboratively on their scientific project with the possibility of winning a trip to Hobart !
Capitaine Petitdidier came in class so students had the opportunity to share what they are doing, and how they are progressing. Each group is being mentored by a practicing scientist from various organisations such as the ANU or CSIRO. Growing algae on extreme salinity or pH condition, study ice breaking ability or electromagnetics deflexion amongst other varied topics and all are fascinating !
Last week a group of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students from Year 7 to 10 participated in the 2019 Sydney Cultural Trip...
A group of students from Telopea could go to Grenoble, France for 5 weeks, students from Grenoble then came to Canberra for the same duration...
Last week, for two days, students from years 7-8 and 9-10 could attend the annual ski Trip in Thredbo...
Telopea Park School was well represented at the famous annual art exhibition, with even a student receiving individual acknowledgement in regards to the Isabel Mathews Scholarship...
Our class participates in the art competition on endangered species...
In Term 2, K2 students worked on Australian fauna and flora and Aboriginal culture and art...
Third graders participated in the "Quand les cochons voleront" contest organized by the Australian Association of French English Bilingual schools (AAFEBS)...
Just before the break, a group of 15 students had the chance to attend the RoboCup event in Sydney, a whole day about robotics !!!
Starting Term 2, Telopea Park School Secondary follows the new timetable. This way, every day starts at 8:50AM and ends at 3:15PM. To access it, please click on the image below :
The new provider is Macdonalds Schoolwear at Jamison Plaza, Macquarie. The school and P&C have been working together to ensure quality and price is comparable with our previous supplier.
You can shop in store or order online and have items delivered to your home or pick up in store.
Shop 33 Jamison Plaza
Bowman Street MACQUARIE ACT 2614
PH: 02 6251 2660
High School Day: 8:50 AM - 3:15 PM (Monday - Friday)
Primary School Day: 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM (Monday - Friday)
Telopea Park School, Lycée Franco-Australien de Canberra, is a unique school. It has a long proud history, having taken its first students in 1923. Since 1983 is has been a binational French-Australian school, established as the result of an agreement between the Governments of France and Australia. The agreement sets the parameters within which the school operates.
The school is administered as part of the Australian Capital Territory Government school system. It is accountable to the French and Australian authorities as well as to the ACT Education Directorate.
Click here to access Education Directorate Advertised Term Dates and Public Holidays.