Our Key Dates & Events

Paralowie Campus Year 7 – 12+

The information contained within this section is specifically relevant to the Temple Christian College Paralowie Campus. Our school calendar closely follows the South Australian Schools Term Dates with four terms traditionally commencing on a Monday morning at 8.30am. Life at Temple Christian College features a number of key events each term which are clearly outlined within the Calendar of Events, allowing students and their families to plan ahead.


2018 Term Dates - Temple Christian College

Term One Monday 29 January to Friday 13 April
Term Two Monday 30 April to Friday 6 July
Term Three Monday 23 July to Friday 28 September
Term Four Monday 15 October to Friday 7 December - Last Day of Classes


Important Information - Presentation Evening - Monday 10 December 2018

  • Term 4 classes for Year 7 to 10 will conclude on Friday 7 December at 12 noon.
  • Presentation Evening Rehearsals will be conducted during week 9. Students involved will be notified by their teachers.
  • Attendance at Presentation Evening on Monday 10 December is compulsory for all Temple Christian College students to attend.

 

Term 1 commences on Monday 29th January at 8.30am. All students will be expected to be in their full summer uniform.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during this first term including:

  • Camps for Year Levels 8 & 10
  • Open Evening
  • Interhouse competitions for swimming and athletics
  • Parent Teacher Interviews
  • Easter celebrations and public holidays.

Term 1 Key Events:

 January 29  First day of school
 February 21  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 February 23  School Photo Day
 February 27  SSSSSA Swimming Carnival
 March 1  Year 7 & 8 World of Maths Day
 School Photo Catch Up
 March 6  Interhouse Athletics Carnival
 March 8  Year 11 Food & Hospitality Excursion
 Year 12 Physics Excursion
 March 12  Public Holiday - Adelaide Cup 
 March 13  Year 12 Food & Hospitality Excursion
 March 14  ACTS Middle School Student Leader Conference
 Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 March 15  SACSA 8/9 & Open Table Tennis
 March 16  Fundraising - Casual Day
 March 22  Opening Evening, 5pm to 7pm
 March 30  Public Holiday - Easter – Good Friday
 April 2  Public Holiday – Easter - Monday
 April 13  Last day of Term 1 - School finishes at 3pm

 

Term 2 commences on Monday 30th April at 8.30am. All students will be expected to switch over to their full winter uniform.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during the second term including:

  • Naplan testing
  • Year 11 & 12 Sport & Recreation Camps
  • Twilight Concert
  • Semester 1 Exams – Year levels 8 to 12

Term 2 Key Events:

April 30  First Day of Term 2
May 2 to 4  Year 12 Camp
May 7  Awards Assembly
May 9 to 11  Year 12 Aquatics
May 15 to 17  NAPLAN Testing
May 16  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
May 24  SACSA 8/9 Touch Football
May 25  Adelaide Careers & Employment Expo - Year 10
 SACSA Open Touch Football
May 28  SACSA Cross Country
May 30 to June 1  Year 11 Sport & Recreation Camp
June 6  Year 11/12 Meningococcal Vaccine
June 8  SACSA 8/9 Open Netball
June 11  Public Holiday - Queens Birthday
June 13  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
June 15  Fundraising - Casual Day
June 21  Twilight Concert
June 22 to 28  Year 11 & 12 Exams - Semester 1
June 27 to 29  Year 12 Sport & Recreation Camp
July 2 to 6  Year 11 Work Experience
 Year 12 Line Day
July 4 to 6  Year 8 to 10 Exams - Semester 1
July 5  Year 7 Excursion
July 6  Last day of Term 2 - School finishes at 3pm

 

Term 3 commences on Monday 23rd July at 8.30am. Winter Uniform still applies.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during the third term including:

  • Balaklava Eisteddfod
  • Music Showcase
  • Student Free Day
  • Year 9 camp

Term 3 Key Events

 July 23  First Day of Term 3
 July 30  Awards Assembly
 July 31 to August 3  SACSA Open Boys & Girls Basketball
August 3 Balaklava Eisteddfod
 August 7 Year 12 Trial English Literature Exam
 August 8  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 August 13  Year 12 Physics Excursion
August 13 Year 10 Road Safety Presentation
 August 14  Year 11 Masterclass
 August 22 & 23  SACSA 8/9 & Open Football
August 24 Book Week Dress up / Casual Day
 August 27 to 30  Year 9 Camp
 August 31  Student Free Day / Show Day
September 3 Thanksgiving Assembly
 September 5  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 September 6  Drama Excursion Year 9 to 11
 September 7  Fundraising - Casual Day
 September 9  Sturt Street Thanksgiving Service - Music Team
 September 13 & 14  SACSA 8/9 Open Soccer
September 14 & 15 Whole of School Musical Production
 September 17 to 28  Mission Trip to Cambodia
 September 28  Last day of Term 3 - School finishes at 3pm

 

Term 4 commences on Monday 15th October at 8.30am. Summer Uniform applies. All students will be expected to switch back to their full summer uniform.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during the fourth term including:

  • End of Year celebrations and excursions
  • Year 12 Formal
  • Semester 2 Exams – Year levels 8 to 12
  • End of Year all school Presentation Evening

Term 4 Key Events

 October 15  First Day of Term 4
 October 17 to 19  SACSA Volleyball
 October 22  Awards Assembly
 October 26  Year 12 Assembly and Breakfast
 October 31  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 November 5  Year 12 Exams Commence
 November 9  Year 8 Excursion
 November 12  Remembrance Day
 November 13  Twilight Concert
 SACSA 6/7 Girls Basketball
 November 15  SACSA 6/7 Boys Basketball
 November 16  Fundraising - Casual Day
 November 20  Last Day of Year 11 Lessons
 Immunisations Year 8
 November 22  Orientation Day
 November 23  Year 11 Exams Commence
 November 28  Parents & Friends Meeting, 7pm
 December 4  Year 12 Formal
 December 5   Year 8 to 10 Exams Commence - Semester 2
 December 6   Year 7 Excursion
 December 7  Term 4 Classes conclude at 12 Noon
 December 10  Presentation Evening - Compulsory for all students to attend.

 

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  • Phone: (08) 8256 9600
  • Email: paralowie@tcc.sa.edu.au
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