2 Dumas Street Mount Barker South Australia 5251
(08) 8391 1241

Diary Dates

Welcome to our School Event Calendar. Keep an eye here on coming key dates and happenings around school. We'll try to include as much info as possible to help you know as much about the events as possible and make it easy to get involved where appropriate.

January 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
2022 Term 1 - Back to School Mon 31 Jan 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Pack the water, hat & sunscreen!
Pupil Free Days - Planning for return to school COVID transition Mon 31 Jan 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Teachers will be on site planning to move to online learning for years 2-6 from 2nd Feb until 11th Feb. Supervision will be provided to children of essential workers and vulnerable children who are unable to be supervised safely elsewhere.

February 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Pupil Free Days - Planning for return to school COVID transition Tue 01 Feb 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Teachers will be on site planning to move to online learning for years 2-6 from 2nd Feb until 11th Feb. Supervision will be provided to children of essential workers and vulnerable children who are unable to be supervised safely elsewhere.
Online learning yrs 2-6 begins Reception and Yr 1 students commence school Wed 02 Feb 2022 8.50am-3.10pm Online learning will begin for students in yrs 2-6. Supervision to complete online learning will be provided for children of essential workers and vulnerable children who cannot be safely supervised elsewhere. Face to face schooling will begin for our reception and year 1 cohorts.
All children to return to face to face schooling Mon 14 Feb 2022 All students are to return to school for face to face schooling.

March 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Governing Council AGM Tue 01 Mar 2022 6.30pm Letter sent via SeeSaw and email to parents
Adelaide Cup Public Holiday Mon 14 Mar 2022 All day. The school will be closed on Adelaide Cup Day.

April 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Last Day of Term 1 - 2022 Thu 14 Apr 2022 Last day of term 1 2022 Casual Day- early finish at 2.10pm

May 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Student Free Day Mon 02 May 2022 All day OSHC will be available. Please make your booking early.
2022 Term 2 - Back to School Tue 03 May 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Pack the water, hat & sunscreen again! Hats required up to the end of May.
Sports Day Fri 06 May 2022 Events commence at 9am and continue throughout the day (weather permitting). Make a note in your diaries for this special day for all families and friends of Mount Barker Primary School students.
School Tour Wed 25 May 2022 10am Please meet in school office at 10am for a tour with one of our leadership team
School Photos Wed 25 May 2022 All day Every child will have their photo taken. Please return your envelopes on the day regardless of online order or cash. Families who would like sibling photos, please pick up an envelope from the front office.
Reconciliation Week Fri 27 May 2022 Reconciliation is a journey for all Australians – as individuals, families, communities, organisations and importantly as a nation. At the heart of this journey are relationships between the broader Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Be Brave -Make Change is a challenge to us all to Be Brave and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation so we can Make Change for all.

June 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Queen's Birthday Public Holiday Mon 13 Jun 2022 All day As it is a public holiday OSHC is not provided
School Tour Wed 22 Jun 2022 10am Please meet in school office at 10am for a tour with one of our leadership team

July 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Last Day of Term 2 - 2022 Fri 08 Jul 2022 2.10pm finish Casual Day NOTE - Early Finish Time - 2.10pm
Student Free Day Mon 25 Jul 2022 ALL DAY Please book early for OSHC to cover this Student Free Day.
2022 Term 3 - Back to School Tue 26 Jul 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Students return Tuesday 26 July. Warm Clothing reminder!

September 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Show Day - School Closed Fri 09 Sep 2022 ALL DAY OSHC will be provided on this day. Please book early if required.
Last Day of Term 3 - 2022 Fri 30 Sep 2022 2.10pm finish Casual Day - . Early finish - 2.10pm

October 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Student Free Day Mon 17 Oct 2022 ALL DAY Please book early for OSHC to cover this Student Free Day.
2022 Term 4 - Back to School Tue 18 Oct 2022 8.50am - 3.10pm Students return Tuesday 18 October. Pack the water, hat & sunscreen again!

December 2022

Event Date Time Important Information
Last Day of Term 4 - 2022 Thu 15 Dec 2022 2.10pm finish Casual Day - Early finish - 2.10pm. Farewell to our graduating students - do us proud! Everyone else we look forward to seeing you again in 2023!
Student Free Day Fri 16 Dec 2022 ALL DAY Please book early for OSHC to cover this Student Free Day.