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Scholastic Book Club

The latest Scholastic Book Club catalogue (Issue 1) was sent home with your child last week. You’ll find award-winning books and bestsellers, as well as old and new favourites! 

Each order will help earn free books and teaching materials for our classrooms at St John's. 

If you would like to order books from the catalogue, please do so by Friday, 19 Feb 2021. Unfortunately no late orders can be processed. 

Please place your orders at - no cash orders are accepted.

Any queries, please contact Cynthia Timoti on 0421 835 778 (Maxwell 3/4 KC, Jasper 1/2)


CSEF Payment

CSEF is an annual payment for parents, paid to the school and to be used for camps, sport, and excursion expenses for eligible students. Please read the attached information to see if you qualify.

Once you have filled in the form please return it to the school office. If you are having trouble downloading the application form, you are welcome to collect a hardcopy from the office. If you have any further questions please contact Jenny on 9874 1575 or email

Free webinars 

eSafety's parent guide to cyberbullying and online drama


This Safer Internet Day 2021 webinar hosted by the Office of the eSafety Commissioner will look at how parents and carers can support young people to have safe and respectful online relationships and what to do if things go wrong.

It will cover:

• starting conversations with your child about their online friendships and positive ways to deal with changing relationships

• understanding the rights, laws and community expectations that govern socialmedia use

• where to seek help if your child is involved in a cyberbullying incident.

The webinar will include case studies, research and targeted advice so you can support the young people in your life to have safe, enjoyable online experiences.

Dates for webinars in Victoria:

Tuesday 9 February 7.30 to 8.30 pm

Wednesday 10 February 12.30 to 1.30 pm

Wednesday 10 February 7.30 to 8.30 pm

Monday 15 February 12.30 to 1.30 pm

Monday 22 March 12.30 to 1.30 pm


Register at


Auskick: Mitcham Football Club 

Please see the links below for information regarding Auskick and registration with the Mitcham Football Club.