Are you the Game Changer we're looking for?

Education Week will be a game changer

Excursions to the moon, teleporting between classes, face recognition roll call or a school without bell times or walls – the school of the future is only limited by your imagination. That is the message from the organisers of an exciting new challenge being launched today in the lead up to Education Week 2018. The inaugural Game Changer Challenge will showcase the theme of this year's Education Week, Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world, which highlights how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities... Read more

Theme: Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world

EdWeek 2018 - theme and dates announced

This year's Education Week will be held from Monday 6 August to Friday 10 August 2018 (Term 3, Week 3). The theme for Education Week is ‘Today's schools – creating tomorrow's world'. This theme communicates how NSW public schools are equipping young people with the skills and capabilities they need to thrive in a rapidly changing, globalised world. Video: Mark Scott announces theme for EdWeek 2018 You tube video: Read more

Canteen News 2018

Term 1 the canteen will be closed EVERY MONDAY. Menu for Term 1 2018.2018 Term 1 Canteen Menu (pdf 900 KB)... Read more

2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... Read more

Student Behavior on Buses

Code of Conduct for Student Behaviour on Buses Student Behaviour on Buses (pdf 75 KB)... Read more

NDIS logo

NDIS continues its roll out across NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) started in NSW in July 2016, rolling out across half of the state. The rollout for the rest of NSW started on 1 July 2017 and the NDIS will be fully rolled out by mid 2018. The NSW government is writing to the families of children and young people with disability who currently receive disability supports in the rollout areas to advise how and when they will enter the NDIS. How will people move into the NDIS? There is a planned approach to the way people enter into the NDIS. The first people to... Read more

NAPLAN Online School readiness test

NSW schools will participate in the NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test from 14 August to 22 September. There is a lot of information for schools, students and parents on the NAPLAN Online transition website. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run' for schools to assess their technology as we prepare to transition to NAPLAN Online. It provides an opportunity for schools to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online assessment platform but is not an assessment of student ability.... Read more

Education Week 2017

Next week (Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August) is Education Week, a statewide annual event to celebrate public education in NSW. The week highlights the achievements of public education and local schools, putting the spotlight on our students, our educators and the communities that support them. This year's theme is I Learn, We Learn. It is a celebration of the commitment of the NSW Department of Education to ensuring that our students are at the heart of learning and that all our schools improve every year. Education Week is also a time for... Read more

Anzac day march

Anzac Day

Kyogle Public School students participated proudly in Anzac Day 2017. Our school was well represented at the Dawn Service and morning March. The School Captains and Vice Captains held the Public School banner high, and many children wore the medals of their forebears.... Read more

girl reading

Buddy Reading

Each week our Stage 3 students 'buddy up' with a student from Kindergarten or Year 1 and spend half an hour reading with them. All the students find this time very rewarding and many new friendships have been made. The senior students enjoy the responsibility and trust placed in them for this important mentor role. The Year 6 students also organise activities for the infants during lunch time. They set up and facilitate obstacle courses, games of football and other skill based outdoor activities.... Read more

Carlill Cup winners Kyogle Public School

Carlill Cup

Our Kyogle swimmers once again dominated this day leaving as triumphant winners. Well done swimmers and those that helped make the day a success.... Read more

2017 School Captains and Vice Captains

School Captains and Vice Captains 2017

Our new School Captains, Piper Parker (far left) and Jack Binney (second from left). Vice Captains: Oscar Kennett, Lani Piggott and Sarah Jenner.... Read more

Healthy School Canteens

Introducing Healthy School Canteens

The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more

Mark Scott photo

Our shared responsibility

Welcome back for the 2017 school year. I hope everyone had a relaxing and refreshing break. I'd like to particularly welcome students (along with their parents) and staff starting in our schools for the first time. May the year ahead be engaging and rewarding – a wonderful year of teaching and learning. We know the world is transforming profoundly and quickly, and it is our great responsibility to prepare our children and young people so that they can flourish through such change. When our children finish school and enter the evermore... Read more

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

Ezra Byers and Cruz Newton receive Deadly Awards

NAIDOC Week 2016

NAIDOC week 2016, held the last week of term two, was filled with celebration at Kyogle Public School. The ‘Deadly Awards' , presented at the official NAIDOC assembly, were voted on by all students from years 1 – 6 and awarded to students who ‘consistently make an effort towards better equality and racial harmony among all students'. The South Lismore Didgeridoo group entertained us as the Deadly Awards were handed out. Students were inspired by AIME speakers, Moesha Davis from Kyogle High School and Isaachar Fraser from Casino High School.... Read more


KYOGLE PUBLIC SCHOOL Invites you to our NAIDOC CELEBRATIONS Songlines: The living Narrative of our Nation Wednesday 29th June, 2016 NAIDOC official assembly commencing at 10am. There will be the South Lismore Public Didgeridoo group performing, guest speakers and our Deadly Awards. All community members, parents and carers invited. Lunch for community afterwards. Thursday 30th June, 2016 Activity Rotations commence at 10am. Activities include: Face Painting Footy skills Indigenous Games Stories Canvas Painting Weaving Dancing Sausage sizzle... Read more


Busy Week!

During week 10 of term 1 the school celebrated Harmony Day and also held our cross country. For Harmony Day all of the classes chose a country and learnt about the customs and culture of that country. Then we held a Harmony Day parade for which all the students dressed up in their countries national costume. It was a very colourful and educational day! Later in the week the kids sweated it out on the cross country course. It was a very hot day yet the students put in their best effort. Photos in the albums below. Our year 6 boys learning about... Read more


Kindergarten 2016

The Northern Star printed our kindy photos today! Here they are on the web page as well. Congratulations to Kindergarten 2016. If any parents would like a digital copy please see Sue.... Read more

maycee Australia day

Australia Day

Kyogle Primary School students recognised at Australia Day ceremony. On January 26th four KPS students were nominated for Kyogle Australia Day Awards. Tanayah Harley: Junior Sports person Maycee Deszecsar, Zeik Allen, Ruby Hill: Junior Student Congratulations to these students for their nominations. Maycee (pictured below) won her section and was awarded Australia Day Junior Student of 2016. All of these students excelled at their studies and sport and were a pleasure to have at our school.... Read more

Older news »