20th - 25th August 2017, Week 5 of Term 3
Year 5 and 6 students have the opportunity to visit our Australian Capital Territory and explore a range of experiences including our history, politics, the snow and the zoo.
The following link provides a snapshot for parents and carers that was recently shared at our Classroom Canberra information session.
Please download this powerpoint presentation for more info: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bx2cSYsXhz_eaWlTdGRYdTNabXc
Explicit teaching of reading
Wagaman indigenous students helped to launch a childrens book "Go Home Cheeky Animals" at the Garmalang festival on Saturday 21st May, Darwin Entertainment Center. Charli King narrated the story whilst the chidren performed.
Mrs McLean’s Year 4 hosted the Timorese vice Minister of Education and her party of officials to a video link up with Maubara.
Major Tracy Maglasang was our guest presenter at the 2016 ANZAC Day commemorative ceremony.
Wagaman School Canteen
The School Canteen is a privately operated business on site. The School Council supports the Health Promoting School policies of our Department and encourages the Canteen to offer a range of items which meet the requirements of a balanced diet.
Wagaman Primary School (WPS) is a small urban primary school in the Northern Suburbs of Darwin. It has an enrolment of approximately 300 students. The student population is very diverse with approximately 50% of our population being of ESL background, including 24% indigenous. We have approximately 32 staff including senior staff, classroom teachers, Special Education teacher, Literacy Support teachers, Health and PE teacher, a Teacher Librarian, an AIEW and a number of para professionals.