Iona Presentation College

Year 7 2023

Some helpful information is below to help our 2023 Year 7s prepare for high school.

As information comes to hand, it will be uploaded here. For any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact College Registrar, Mrs Theresa Loughnan via email theresa.loughnan@iona.wa.edu.au or by calling 9384 0066.

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Read the Year 7 2023 Parent Information Handbook here.

2023 DATES

Year 7 students will commence 2023 on Wednesday 1 February.
Please gather in the Sports Centre by 8.30am.

PEER SUPPORT DAY

Tuesday 29 November, 2022
Sports Centre, 8.45am for a 9.00am start. Finish at 3.00pm.

TRANSITION ACTIVITIES

Please note, bookings are essential for ALL events. Please register HERE.

'Have Sum Fun' MATHEMATICS WORKSHOPS

Understanding the basic concepts studied at Primary School is essential to a positive and fulfilling start to high school. These workshops are available to all students and will cover the fundamental concepts necessary to succeed in Year 7. To benefit, our suggestion is to attend both sessions.

Week 6: Tuesday 15 November 2022    4:00 - 4:45pm
Week 7: Tuesday 22 November 2022    4:00 - 4:45pm 
Iona Presentation College, in front of Sr Albeus Fahey Building

Bring along; a pencil, eraser, sharpener, ruler, red and blue pens and water bottle.

For any queries about the Mathematics Workshops, please contact Numeracy and Enhancement Specialist, Ms Sharon Schubert.

SWIMMING TRAINING

Students are invited to come along for a couple of swim training sessions. These sessions are intended for capable swimmers.

Week 6: Wednesday 16 November 2022 4.00pm - 5.00pm
Week 7: Wednesday 23 November 2022 4.00pm - 5.00pm

Iona College Pool (entry via Lochee Street)

Bring along; bathers, towel, swim cap, water bottle.

For any queries about Swimming Training please contact Director of Sport, Ms Janene Walton.

NB: A further email will be sent in early December regarding the Iona Swim Training Program which will commence in the school holidays.

'Just Dance' WORKSHOP

Students are invited to attend two fun and engaging dance workshops. These sessions are intended to help boost confidence, have fun and make new friends.

Week 5: Thursday 10 November 2022 4.00pm - 5.00pm
Week 7: Thursday 24 November 2022 4.00pm - 5.00pm

Iona Sports Centre

Wear comfortable clothes suitable for dance.

For any queries about the 'Just Dance' Workshops please contact Dean of Co-curricular, Mrs Debra Powell.

'Come and Try' VOLLEYBALL CLINIC

Students are invited to learn new skills, meet new friends and try out a new sport in readiness for IGSSA Volleyball in Term 1.

Monday 23 January 2023 9.00am - 11.15am
Iona Sports Centre (entry via Lochee Street)

Wear sports attire and bring along a water bottle, hat and morning tea.

For any queries about the Volleyball Clinic, please contact Director of Sport, Ms Janene Walton.

Let's 'Jam' and B Sharp#

Students are invited to join our instrumental music teachers for a 'come and try' session. Students will have the opportunity to try a range of instruments and have some fun!

Monday 23 January 2023 11.30am - 12.30pm
Iona Music Department

For any queries about the Let's 'Jam' and B Sharp# session, please contact Dean of Co-curricular, Mrs Debra Powell.

UNIFORM FITTINGS

To make your uniform fitting appointment please call the Uniform Shop on 9285 5270 or email uniform@iona.wa.edu.au with your preferred day and time, noting:

  • Appointments are 30 minutes
  • Appointments will commence from Tuesday 8 November through to Saturday 26 November 2022.

Limited appointments will be available from January 2023 through to the commencement of the 2023 school year.

Further information regarding the Uniform Shop including pricing can be found at  www.iona.wa.edu.au/uniform

INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC PROGRAM

If your daughter is interested in commencing or continuing with instrumental lessons through the school instrumental tuition program, please read the Music Handbook and complete the Music Enrolment Form. Forms received before Friday, 26 November will be guaranteed a place in the 2023 program.  Enrolment forms received in 2023 will be allocated a teacher on a space available basis.

Senior Music Handbook

Senior Music Enrolment Form

If you would like your daughter to learn an instrument next year, please complete the Enrolment Form and return to Ms Hayley Pelz (Music Administration Assistant), hayley.pelz@iona.wa.edu.au.

Please direct any music queries to Hayley Pelz, 9384 0066 or via email.

SMARTRIDER CARDS

Year 7 students will be given their new Smartrider Cards in their first week at school in 2023.

BOOKLIST

Year 7 2023 Booklist - updated 23 Nov