Recent News

Book Week

Our Book Week celebration is coming up.   Which book character are you dressing up as in 2019?   We will be having a Book Parade on Tuesday 20th August at 9am

Last Day of Term 2

Last day of term 2 is on Friday 28th June.  School finishes at 2:30pm.  Please make the necessary arrangements to have your child/children collected at this time.Oshclub will be running their normal after school program on this day.First day of term 3 is Monday 15th July at 8:50am.

Student Led Conferences

Student Led Conferences will be held on Wednesday 26th June from 12:00pm & 7:00pm   Don’t forget to book your appointment online. Go to and enter our special code tc8ce to select your preferred interview times.    

Volunteers Needed

We need your help!  We have purchased some new books that need covering.  This can be done either at the school or you can take them home and cover them at your leisure.  All materials will be supplied.  If you are able to assist with the covering of these new books, please see Mrs Bell or the office.

Dropping students off in the morning

& Before and After School Supervision.  Recently a number of staff and parents have encountered drivers dropping their children off in the driveway of the staff carpark. This blocks staff from having access into the carpark causing congestion. 

Foundation Enrolments

Foundation enrolments for 2020 are now being taken, if you have a child or know of a child starting school in 2020 and they are interested in coming to William Ruthven Primary School, they should contact the office and collect necessary enrolment forms and brochures. 

Out of School Hours Care

At William Ruthven Primary School OSHClub provide us with After School Care. For further information please click here.  Please note if you require Out of School Care (before of after school) could you please contact the school office.