This message is just a reminder to parents about the Department’s School Levy Refund Process. If you have not already completed this process, a simple online form and related instructions have been made available here: https://levyrebate.education.tas.gov.au.
The online form can be completed up until Friday 1 May 2020 on a computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device with internet capabilities. Safety and security steps have been built into this process to ensure complete confidentiality for parents/carers.
Once validation has occurred and the online form has been completed and submitted, the reimbursement of funds will occur within five business days.
The Department of Education will offer an alternative arrangement where this online option may not be possible. For more information please visit: https://www.education.tas.gov.au/…/novel-coronavirus-covid-….
For any enquiries regarding your refund, please contact 1800 827 055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
nbn helping to connect low-income families with home-schooling needs
The DoE have obtained information that the phone and internet providers below are ready to connect customers as of 1 May 2020.
NBN helping to connect low-income families with home-schooling needs:
Activ8me | https://www.activ8me.net.au/ - 132 288
Aussie Broadband | https://www.aussiebroadband.com.au - 1300 880 905
IPSTAR Broadband | https://ipstarbroadband.com.au/produc…/educationreliefoffer/ - 132 800
SkyMesh | https://www.skymesh.net.au - 1300 759 637
Superloop | https://www.superloop.com - 1800 101 210
Southern Phone | https://www.southernphone.com.au/ - 131464
Flip Connect | https://www.flipconnect.com.au/nbn/ - 1300 354 788
Learning at Home - COVID-19
COVID-19 Update and Information
Please see the attached documentation that was sent home with students today.
Grade 9 Camp Cancellation
TASSO Regional Meetings
Just a friendly reminder of the TASSO Regional Meetings being held on the 10, 11 and 12 March 2020.
IF YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON WISH TO PARTICIPATE CAN YOU PLEASE RSVP ME NO LATER THAN THURSDAY 5 MARCH 2020
Members of your School Association, including school staff, parents, carers and any member of the community are invited to attend a TASSO information session and networking opportunity in your region.
Individual Student Learning Plans & Parent Participation Plus School Associations, who, what & how.
When & Where:
North-West: Tuesday March 10th, 2020
7.00 to 8.30pm
Burnie Central Townhouse, Emu Bay Room, 139 Wilson St., Burnie
Northern: Wednesday March 11th, 2020
7.00 to 8.30pm
Board Room, The Tramsheds, 4 Invermay Rd., Launceston
Southern: Thursday March 12th, 2020
7.00 to 8.30pm
15 Rowitta Rd., Lindisfarne
Guest Speaker – Denise Foggo – Manager Differentiation and Diversity, Disability Services, Department of Education. Denise’s leads professional development with schools and support staff plus undertakes Learning Plan audits in all schools. Learning Plans are an important tool used by teachers to help personalise learning to help students reach their fullest potential.
In addition to the guest speaker, a TASSO representative will also discuss the important role of school associations, how to get involved, tips for school association committees and the role of TASSO.
Light refreshments will be provided, and children are welcome.
Please RSVP to the TASSO office on 03 6243 7718 or email email@example.com for attendance and catering purposes by Tuesday March 3, 2020.
Queechy School Association BBQ
Queechy School Association Welcome BBQ:
All families are warmly invited to our Welcome Back BBQ for 2020 at Queechy High School, hosted by our Queechy School Association.
• Tuesday 11 February
• 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
This is a chance for parents and guardians to have informal conversations with the teachers of your children in 2020. This BBQ is for all parents across all grades.
Year 10 parents will also have the opportunity to attend an information session commencing at
6:30 p.m. in the Library. This meeting will cover important information about your child’s final year at Queechy High School and our year 11 program for 2021.