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Newsletter of February 2014

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11th February

11 February 2014

Dear Parents

Sri Ara Fun Run

The Sri Ara Fun Run on Saturday, 15 February will begin at 8.30 am and is expected to end at noon. Please arrange the transport for your childrento be sent to the venue and pick them up after the activity is over. For easy reference, the map to Tasek Merdeka is attached. This event is a replacement day for the school and attendance is compulsory.

A supervised trial run at the venue will be arranged by the school on Thursday, 13 February.

Students will be ferried by bus to the venue at 8.30am and back to school by 10.30am for this. For the run, on Saturday students are required to wear the proper attire according to your house colours and comfortable running shoes. Students will be provided with a bottle of mineral water.

The school will be …



Newsletter on 8th November 2012

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9th November

Dear Parents,

As we approach the end of the School year, we would like to bring to your attention the following:

School Concert

The School Concert is on Friday, 9th November. Tickets are now on sale through the office, so please call to arrange your table, if you haven’t already done so. As always, students are practising very hard every day, and we would love to see every parent supporting them by being there.

I should also like to point out that as this is an official school function, student attendance is not optional. All pupils are expected to attend, and I would ask parents to make this clear to their children.

Parent Days

The school will close next week for Deepavali on Monday, 12th & 13th November and for Awal Muharram on Thursday, 15th November. School will be open on 14th and 16th November.

Any parent …



Newsletter on 15th September 2011

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16th September

Dear Parents & Students,

Hari Malaysia

Friday, 16 September is ‘Hari Malaysia’ and is a public holiday for all.

Examinations

We would like to inform of the following examinations:

EXAMINATIONS
DATES
VENUE

UPSR
13-15 September
Sri Ara, Block 23

PMR
4-11 October
Sek. Dato Jaffar

IGCSE
11 Oct – 18 Nov
Sri Ara, Block 11

SPM
14 Nov – 14 Dec
Maktab Sultan Abu Bakar

Final Year Exams
11-21 October (Secondary)
Designated Exam Halls

18-21 October (Primary)

ECA

There will be no ECA for the rest of the year except for Taekwondo. Swimming lessons will resume as normal except during exam weeks. ECA periods will be replaced by concert practices. Please look out for further notice on concert practices.

YAP HANZHEN’S ART EXHIBITION

Yap Hanzhen’s Art exhibition entitled, “Of Obedience, Solitude & Beauty” will be held on Saturday, 17 September from 4-9 pm at the Leisure Farm, Gelang Patah. Come and give your support. The Mid Autumn Lantern Event will also be on between 8-9 pm.
Well done, …



Newsletter on 10th May 2011

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10th June

Dear Parents & Students

Motivation Camp

The motivation camp will carry on as arranged. On Thursday, 12 May, students who are joining the trip will have to assemble in school by 8.30 am before departure time and will return to school on Saturday 14 May at around 3 pm. Parents, please arrange the necessary transportation for your child/children.

Teacher’s Day – 16 May

Monday, May 16 is Teachers’ Day. There will be friendly games between teachers and students in the morning. Please make sure that students are in the correct attire for the games. This will be followed by pot luck until lunch time. Lessons will carry on as usual after lunch and students will be dismissed at 3 pm.

Wasek Day

Tuesday, 17 May is a public holiday.

Swimming Lessons, ECAs and Exam Week

Swimming lessons during the second last week of school (16 – …



Newsletter on 8th January 2010

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8th January

Dear Parents & Students

Welcome back! We, at Ara Schools hope that all of you have had a super year end holiday and are back fresh and ready to start work for the new academic year of 2010! We would like to extend a warm welcome to all the new students who have joined us and Assistant Trainee Teacher, Ms Saleha in the Primary Section.

School Calendar

Attached is the school calendar for 2010.

Cafeteria

Some of you would have seen our alfresco cafeteria coming up. We have a lady called Molly who is prepared to come in to run it as soon as it is ready. Molly is experienced in the food business having run her own food outlet in Kuala Lumpur before she moved to Johor Bahru. She is prepared to bring in breakfast from 7.40 am and will be preparing freshly cooked …




From Our Newsletter
Calendar Changes – 11/04/15

Please note these amendments and additions to our Annual Calendar:

The Management have postponed the annual Motivation Camp until the end of April as it...