Our Fundraising Food & Fun Fair was on The New Strait Times again!
Sri Ara students learn the joy of helping underprivileged
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CHARITY: The youngsters of various nationalities repeat the success of last year’s fund-raising food and fun fair
The car wash for charity.
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STUDENTS of Sri Ara Private School had so much fun at last year’s fund-raising food and fun-fair that they were keen to hold a similar event this year. They were thrilled that the funds raised were channelled to the Japanese earthquake and tsunami relief fund through the Malaysian Red Crescent Society to its counterpart in Japan.
The rewarding experience encouraged the students to hold another fundraiser this year but they were undecided as to which charity to support.
“I gave them a challenge to help us decide which charity the …
MID YEAR BREAK [26 MAY TO 17 JUNE]
Happy Holidays Everyone! We do hope that you will enjoy your holiday but that you will also use your time wisely to look into your studies especially for those who will be taking UPSR, PMR, SPM and IGCSE examinations.
FAREWELL & BON VOYAGE, RION!
We would like to wish Rion farewell and bon voyage as he leaves for his journey to Brazil and takes on new experiences. Rion, we wish you all the best in all your future undertakings. Rion came to Sri Ara in October, 2009 and we are pleased to say, has made excellent progress. We shall miss him. Keep up the good work, Rion and you will always be in our hearts!
The Parents-Teachers’ day is scheduled on Saturday, 30 June from 9 am to 12 noon. We look forward to meeting …
The coupons for the upcoming fund raising event on Saturday, 14 April are now ready, and we are distributing them to students, teachers and staff. Each person will be given 10 booklets, valued at RM100.00. More are available upon request from the administrative office. This is for safe and easy collection of funds.
We hope all parents will help their children in their effort to raise funds for the school – help them to sell the coupons, or volunteer to put one of our posters on your condo notice-board to advertise the event.
All the pupils and staff are working very hard to make this event successful, but we need your assistance. Please help the students, your children, in any way you can.
The day will be a replacement day for the school so attendance is compulsory. Students will have to be …
FIRST TERM BREAK
The first term break will begin next week 12 March. We hope that students will use this time wisely to look into their studies.
FUND RAISER / YOUNG ENTERPRENUER’S DAY
There will be a fund raiser next term on Saturday, 14th April here at the school grounds. The idea was mooted last year by the teachers and is aimed at encouraging our students to take part in raising funds as an ongoing project. Part of the funds will go to a charitable fund that the SRC normally will contribute to at the end of the year.
Some of the parents have offered to chip in and help, we are happy to say through the Sri Ara Schools Parent Group.
The SASP have a dedicated e-mail at saspgroup[at]gmail.com. Please contact them and support our project and make this a success.
Further information on …
END OF SCHOOL YEAR 2011
Another year has passed and we have come to the end of our school year and hope 2011 has brought about a positive change to everyone at Sri Ara. We have strived to provide the best in your children’s education and we are proud that they have done well.
The SRC (Year 6/Primary 6 to Year 11/Form 5) will visit the welfare home at Kempas as scheduled from 8.30 to 10.30 am. They will go home after the visit and, come back to school later at 4 pm for their games and BBQ party.
Please note the following dismissal times on Friday, 25 November for the Malaysian and International schools:-
Secondary @10.30 am
Primary @1 pm
Please arrange for the necessary transport for your children.
For those who will be leaving Sri Ara, we bid them farewell and wish them all …