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17 July 2018
Penrith Christian School is launching Penrith Creative Academy in Term 3, 2018. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from parents with children who may be keen musicians/performers. D...
18 June 2018
What an amazing night we had at Penrith Christian School’s annual fundraising talent event - PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS (on Tuesday 3 July, 2018)! Over 500 family, friends, volunteers and...
02 July 2018
At the beginning of this term, our Studies of Religion class visited the Jewish Museum and the Synagogue to learn about Judaism and its relevance in today’s society. We met with a Rabbi at the Sy...
02 July 2018
Penrith Christian School is looking to begin a Creative Academy in Term 3, 2018.  We are currently seeking expressions of interest from parents with children who may be keen musicians/performers....
02 July 2018
On Thursday 21 June, Year 11 and 12 Legal Studies and Economic classes visited both the NSW Supreme Court and the NSW Parliament House.  In the Supreme Court, we each sat in on two cases. Fo...
02 July 2018
This last semester, Year 5 students have certainly settled down into a routine in Middle School and we are all thoroughly enjoying our time together as we reflect back on what we’ve learned and where ...
02 July 2018
In Junior School Biblical Studies, we are currently studying a unit named ‘Jesus asks people to join His team’. The memory verse for this unit is, ‘Jesus said, I am the light of the world! Follow...
02 July 2018
Each day in our Prep program, the children engage in a music program that is designed to teach children musical concepts, expose them to a variety of musical genres and inspire a love of singing, move...
02 July 2018
We invite all staff and students, from Preschool to Year 12, to participate in Penrith Christian School’s Jeans for Genes Day on Friday 3 August, 2018. A GOLD COIN DONATION is requested from all ...
25 June 2018
Penrith Christian School is pleased to host an important seminar for parents on Monday 13 August 2018, titled RESILIENT FAMILIES ONLINE: embracing the positive aspects of technology while mi...
25 June 2018
In Year 8 Geography, students are working on ‘How to collect data from a Survey’, which they have found challenging and interesting. Their tasks were in depth and included:Creating a survey or qu...
25 June 2018
There have been many sporting achievements and sporting activities during Term 2. The following are some highlights: Congratulations to Matilda Telfer and Tyler-Eve Mair (both from Year 6) who we...
25 June 2018
Year 8 are coming to the end of their STEM projects (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics). Finishing touches are being made to uniforms and cars. Mathematical probability and statisti...
25 June 2018
In her own time, Shabeena from Year 4, made a persuasive poster about ‘Putting your rubbish in the bin.’ She had the opportunity to share this at Junior School Morning assembly and she is to be congra...
25 June 2018
One of the great joys of my job is sharing the love of stories with the younger students within our school. Eagerly, students from Preschool through to Year 4 arrive to hear, and more excitedly, share...
25 June 2018
It is Head Lice season - please be on the look-out. If you find that your child/ren have Head Lice please refer to the following information: The following guidelines from the James Cook Universi...
18 June 2018
Join us at Penrith Christian School’s annual fundraising talent event - PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS - on Tuesday 3 July, 2018 (7.00 pm) Bring along your money to vote for your favourite ac...
18 June 2018
We would like to warmly invite you to join us as we plan and hear from Jeans for Genes Day Campaign speakers.  One of our beloved Kindy students Linke Nel is an ambassador for Jeans for Gene...
18 June 2018
It has been a wonderful first semester in the Education Support Department. I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know all the new students and also spending time with familiar faces. As an Educat...
18 June 2018
Students in 8E1 English were asked to re-tell a story that they had heard that explored culture, using their own narrative techniques. Our next story was written by Lily Matagi about a tale she w...
18 June 2018
Last Friday we held our first ever Chaplain’s Breakfast for all Junior School students and their families. The morning started off with many teachers in the staffroom cooking and preparing toast for t...
18 June 2018
Hi there families, My name is Juliet Aboagye-Hill, better known as Mrs Hill. I have worked at PCS for a year now and am currently in the role of Preschool Teacher. My parents are from Ghana, West...
18 June 2018
We have Japanese students from Sakuranomaki High School requiring host families. Please consider if you are able or willing to host a student from 27 July – 6 August 2018. Students are aged 16-17...
11 June 2018
Dayvis Heyne graduated from PCS in 2014 and attended Macquarie University where he received his BA in Media. He has been working at ABC TV, having won the coveted cadetship which attracted over 1000 a...
11 June 2018
A huge thank you to the parents, family members and friends who attended the Year 4 Cinema Afternoon on Thursday 31 May 2018. You were a really wonderful and captivated audience, helping to make this ...
11 June 2018
The Senior School Justice League Special Interest Group showed outstanding initiative in organising a staff car wash fundraising activity on Friday 1 June 2018 to raise money for monthly sponsorship w...
11 June 2018
Students in 8E1 English were asked to re-tell a story that they had heard, using their own narrative techniques. The class are studying the film Whale Rider this term, focusing on narrative techniques...
11 June 2018
Is your Middle School student interested in learning a musical instrument? The Beginner Band program runs on Tuesday mornings before school from 7.30 am – 8.15 am. There are currently positi...
04 June 2018
Have your student’s school memories captured forever! The 2018 School Photo Day for Kindergarten to Year 12 is on Wednesday 20 June 2018. PLEASE CLICK HERE for more details from MSP Photography a...
04 June 2018
What a fun time we have been having in Year 3 lately! The students worked very hard to be prepared for Naplan testing and were able to complete their tests with diligence and calmness. We are certainl...
04 June 2018
On Saturday 26 May, a group of PCS students along with Ms Heyne and Mrs Cavanagh, took to the streets in the Penrith area to collect almost $500 on behalf of the Salvation Army for the annual Red Shie...
04 June 2018
Hi, I’m Talitha Treasure, Counsellor for Early Childhood and Junior School. This is my first year at PCS and I’m thoroughly enjoying the role. I am honoured to share  and be a part of this a...
29 May 2018
Night work and traffic changes on The Northern Road upgrade, South Penrith Roads and Maritime Services is continuing work on The Northern Road upgrade between Glenmore Parkway, Glenmore Park and ...
28 May 2018
A message from Busways: This term will see Busways Inspectors checking to ensure students are using their Opal cards when boarding the school bus. Students that do not present a valid Opal card w...
28 May 2018
PCS is proud to sponsor the Glenmore Park Football Club, Under 10 Greys soccer team. Pictured here are two of the team members (with their PCS sponsored game shirts) standing under a PCS advertising b...
28 May 2018
If you're passing by Glenmore Park shops, check out the Billboards located in the main and side carparks advertising our wonderful School to the community (images below). Prior to these 'general'...
28 May 2018
VERY early on Tuesday morning, eight intrepid Year 8 students plus one brave parent, joined me to head off to the Da Vinci Decathlon at Knox Grammar at Wahroonga. The students were filled with excitem...
28 May 2018
On Friday 18 May, Year 12 Business Studies enjoyed the opportunity to attend the Business Studies Study Day at Penrith Selective High School run by WESSSTA (Western Sydney Social Sciences Teachers Ass...
28 May 2018
Year 2 loved opening up our classrooms to the community at Open Day last week! We had several STEM activities happening including designing and engineering a Roller Coaster for our marble run, Catapul...
28 May 2018
Year 1 have been busily writing Procedures in class. The students observed the jelly making process and then wrote a Procedure on it. They particularly enjoyed the tasting at the end of the day. ...
25 May 2018
Year 10 students and parents/guardians are invited to our Year 11 Information Night on Tuesday 29 May 2018 (7 pm to 9 pm). It will be held in the Auditorium and Cafeteria of Penrith Christian School (...
21 May 2018
UPDATE: Please be advised we are fully enrolled for Prep 2019 and the 3-day Prep program for 2020. Limited vacancies are available in Preschool and other Year groups for 2019 and beyond. Parents ...
21 May 2018
If your child forgets their lunch or a lunch order is not placed, the Canteen will provide them with a cheese or vegemite sandwich. Payment will be required the following school day. Due to prep ...
21 May 2018
Diagnosed with a rare leukaemia when she was just 2 years old, Linke Nel (Kindergarten student) has a chain of ‘bravery beads’ over a metre long. Each time she got a blood test or had a treatment...
21 May 2018
In English this term, Year 7 are learning about Shakespeare. We have been using a new program that focuses on understanding smaller details like Iambic Pentameter, through to exploring bigger themes l...
21 May 2018
On Thursday 10 May 2018 girls in Years 4-6 competed in the CSSA State Girls Soccer Gala Day at Jamison Park. These girls showed great sportsmanship and teamwork. In our first game we won 5-1; our...
21 May 2018
Now that we have all settled into Kindergarten, Reading Groups have started and the excitement of learning to read has spread throughout the Year group. But what actually happens in Reading Groups?&nb...
21 May 2018
I had been asked to come and attend the Year 4 overnight Camp that we had in the first week of Term 2. I can remember the Year 4 students coming to me each day reminding that there was now only one sl...
21 May 2018
I have been in America where I took part, or rather my portrait took part, in an exhibition by Australian Artist Cayce Zavaglia, who has become well-known in the medium of embroidery. Cayce creat...
21 May 2018
A big hello to the PCS community. My name is Jo Tabone and I started at PCS in Term 1 of this year teaching English, Geography and History. I’ve taught in high schools since 2000 teaching a range...
04 May 2018
Penrith Christian School welcomes applications for casual employment from experienced teachers (Early Childhood to Year 12 and across all Key Learning Areas), and Early Childhood Educators. To be...
04 May 2018
Parents wishing to enrol their sibling children into PCS for future years are strongly encouraged to lodge enrolment applications urgently to avoid disappointment. With Open Day occurring soon, w...

Latest News

17 July 2018
Penrith Christian School is launching Penrith Creative Academy in Term 3, 2018. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from parents with children who may be keen musicians/performers. D...
18 June 2018
What an amazing night we had at Penrith Christian School’s annual fundraising talent event - PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS (on Tuesday 3 July, 2018)! Over 500 family, friends, volunteers and...
02 July 2018
At the beginning of this term, our Studies of Religion class visited the Jewish Museum and the Synagogue to learn about Judaism and its relevance in today’s society. We met with a Rabbi at the Sy...
02 July 2018
Penrith Christian School is looking to begin a Creative Academy in Term 3, 2018.  We are currently seeking expressions of interest from parents with children who may be keen musicians/performers....
02 July 2018
On Thursday 21 June, Year 11 and 12 Legal Studies and Economic classes visited both the NSW Supreme Court and the NSW Parliament House.  In the Supreme Court, we each sat in on two cases. Fo...
02 July 2018
This last semester, Year 5 students have certainly settled down into a routine in Middle School and we are all thoroughly enjoying our time together as we reflect back on what we’ve learned and where ...
02 July 2018
In Junior School Biblical Studies, we are currently studying a unit named ‘Jesus asks people to join His team’. The memory verse for this unit is, ‘Jesus said, I am the light of the world! Follow...
02 July 2018
Each day in our Prep program, the children engage in a music program that is designed to teach children musical concepts, expose them to a variety of musical genres and inspire a love of singing, move...
02 July 2018
We invite all staff and students, from Preschool to Year 12, to participate in Penrith Christian School’s Jeans for Genes Day on Friday 3 August, 2018. A GOLD COIN DONATION is requested from all ...
25 June 2018
Penrith Christian School is pleased to host an important seminar for parents on Monday 13 August 2018, titled RESILIENT FAMILIES ONLINE: embracing the positive aspects of technology while mi...
25 June 2018
In Year 8 Geography, students are working on ‘How to collect data from a Survey’, which they have found challenging and interesting. Their tasks were in depth and included:Creating a survey or qu...
25 June 2018
There have been many sporting achievements and sporting activities during Term 2. The following are some highlights: Congratulations to Matilda Telfer and Tyler-Eve Mair (both from Year 6) who we...
25 June 2018
Year 8 are coming to the end of their STEM projects (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics). Finishing touches are being made to uniforms and cars. Mathematical probability and statisti...
25 June 2018
In her own time, Shabeena from Year 4, made a persuasive poster about ‘Putting your rubbish in the bin.’ She had the opportunity to share this at Junior School Morning assembly and she is to be congra...
25 June 2018
One of the great joys of my job is sharing the love of stories with the younger students within our school. Eagerly, students from Preschool through to Year 4 arrive to hear, and more excitedly, share...
25 June 2018
It is Head Lice season - please be on the look-out. If you find that your child/ren have Head Lice please refer to the following information: The following guidelines from the James Cook Universi...
18 June 2018
Join us at Penrith Christian School’s annual fundraising talent event - PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS - on Tuesday 3 July, 2018 (7.00 pm) Bring along your money to vote for your favourite ac...
18 June 2018
We would like to warmly invite you to join us as we plan and hear from Jeans for Genes Day Campaign speakers.  One of our beloved Kindy students Linke Nel is an ambassador for Jeans for Gene...
18 June 2018
It has been a wonderful first semester in the Education Support Department. I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know all the new students and also spending time with familiar faces. As an Educat...
18 June 2018
Students in 8E1 English were asked to re-tell a story that they had heard that explored culture, using their own narrative techniques. Our next story was written by Lily Matagi about a tale she w...
18 June 2018
Last Friday we held our first ever Chaplain’s Breakfast for all Junior School students and their families. The morning started off with many teachers in the staffroom cooking and preparing toast for t...
18 June 2018
Hi there families, My name is Juliet Aboagye-Hill, better known as Mrs Hill. I have worked at PCS for a year now and am currently in the role of Preschool Teacher. My parents are from Ghana, West...
18 June 2018
We have Japanese students from Sakuranomaki High School requiring host families. Please consider if you are able or willing to host a student from 27 July – 6 August 2018. Students are aged 16-17...
11 June 2018
Dayvis Heyne graduated from PCS in 2014 and attended Macquarie University where he received his BA in Media. He has been working at ABC TV, having won the coveted cadetship which attracted over 1000 a...
11 June 2018
A huge thank you to the parents, family members and friends who attended the Year 4 Cinema Afternoon on Thursday 31 May 2018. You were a really wonderful and captivated audience, helping to make this ...
11 June 2018
The Senior School Justice League Special Interest Group showed outstanding initiative in organising a staff car wash fundraising activity on Friday 1 June 2018 to raise money for monthly sponsorship w...
11 June 2018
Students in 8E1 English were asked to re-tell a story that they had heard, using their own narrative techniques. The class are studying the film Whale Rider this term, focusing on narrative techniques...
11 June 2018
Is your Middle School student interested in learning a musical instrument? The Beginner Band program runs on Tuesday mornings before school from 7.30 am – 8.15 am. There are currently positi...
04 June 2018
Have your student’s school memories captured forever! The 2018 School Photo Day for Kindergarten to Year 12 is on Wednesday 20 June 2018. PLEASE CLICK HERE for more details from MSP Photography a...
04 June 2018
What a fun time we have been having in Year 3 lately! The students worked very hard to be prepared for Naplan testing and were able to complete their tests with diligence and calmness. We are certainl...
04 June 2018
On Saturday 26 May, a group of PCS students along with Ms Heyne and Mrs Cavanagh, took to the streets in the Penrith area to collect almost $500 on behalf of the Salvation Army for the annual Red Shie...
04 June 2018
Hi, I’m Talitha Treasure, Counsellor for Early Childhood and Junior School. This is my first year at PCS and I’m thoroughly enjoying the role. I am honoured to share  and be a part of this a...
29 May 2018
Night work and traffic changes on The Northern Road upgrade, South Penrith Roads and Maritime Services is continuing work on The Northern Road upgrade between Glenmore Parkway, Glenmore Park and ...
28 May 2018
A message from Busways: This term will see Busways Inspectors checking to ensure students are using their Opal cards when boarding the school bus. Students that do not present a valid Opal card w...
28 May 2018
PCS is proud to sponsor the Glenmore Park Football Club, Under 10 Greys soccer team. Pictured here are two of the team members (with their PCS sponsored game shirts) standing under a PCS advertising b...
28 May 2018
If you're passing by Glenmore Park shops, check out the Billboards located in the main and side carparks advertising our wonderful School to the community (images below). Prior to these 'general'...
28 May 2018
VERY early on Tuesday morning, eight intrepid Year 8 students plus one brave parent, joined me to head off to the Da Vinci Decathlon at Knox Grammar at Wahroonga. The students were filled with excitem...
28 May 2018
On Friday 18 May, Year 12 Business Studies enjoyed the opportunity to attend the Business Studies Study Day at Penrith Selective High School run by WESSSTA (Western Sydney Social Sciences Teachers Ass...
28 May 2018
Year 2 loved opening up our classrooms to the community at Open Day last week! We had several STEM activities happening including designing and engineering a Roller Coaster for our marble run, Catapul...
28 May 2018
Year 1 have been busily writing Procedures in class. The students observed the jelly making process and then wrote a Procedure on it. They particularly enjoyed the tasting at the end of the day. ...
25 May 2018
Year 10 students and parents/guardians are invited to our Year 11 Information Night on Tuesday 29 May 2018 (7 pm to 9 pm). It will be held in the Auditorium and Cafeteria of Penrith Christian School (...
21 May 2018
UPDATE: Please be advised we are fully enrolled for Prep 2019 and the 3-day Prep program for 2020. Limited vacancies are available in Preschool and other Year groups for 2019 and beyond. Parents ...
21 May 2018
If your child forgets their lunch or a lunch order is not placed, the Canteen will provide them with a cheese or vegemite sandwich. Payment will be required the following school day. Due to prep ...
21 May 2018
Diagnosed with a rare leukaemia when she was just 2 years old, Linke Nel (Kindergarten student) has a chain of ‘bravery beads’ over a metre long. Each time she got a blood test or had a treatment...
21 May 2018
In English this term, Year 7 are learning about Shakespeare. We have been using a new program that focuses on understanding smaller details like Iambic Pentameter, through to exploring bigger themes l...
21 May 2018
On Thursday 10 May 2018 girls in Years 4-6 competed in the CSSA State Girls Soccer Gala Day at Jamison Park. These girls showed great sportsmanship and teamwork. In our first game we won 5-1; our...
21 May 2018
Now that we have all settled into Kindergarten, Reading Groups have started and the excitement of learning to read has spread throughout the Year group. But what actually happens in Reading Groups?&nb...
21 May 2018
I had been asked to come and attend the Year 4 overnight Camp that we had in the first week of Term 2. I can remember the Year 4 students coming to me each day reminding that there was now only one sl...
21 May 2018
I have been in America where I took part, or rather my portrait took part, in an exhibition by Australian Artist Cayce Zavaglia, who has become well-known in the medium of embroidery. Cayce creat...
21 May 2018
A big hello to the PCS community. My name is Jo Tabone and I started at PCS in Term 1 of this year teaching English, Geography and History. I’ve taught in high schools since 2000 teaching a range...