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A Message from the Premier 
Premier Weatherill



Thank you!

Thank you to all our school coordinators, librarians, parents, principals, teachers, and (of course) students for another wonderful year of the Premier's Reading Challenge.

Reading for the 2018 Challenge begins on Monday 29 January 2018, so get ready to read! Updated student reading record forms will be available as of that date.   

2017 Premier's Reception

The 2017 Premier's Reception was held at The Sanctuary Function Centre on Tuesday 7 November 2017. A fantastic time was had by everyone celebrating the incredible acheivements of our schools this year, and recognising 55 schools who made an outstanding effort with either high participation or a marked increase in participation from last year.

Have a look at some of the photos below:

General snaps

Presentations to school representatives by Minister Close 

SA Premier's Reading Challenge presents Challenges with the Challenge!

We had 4 amazing opportunities for students this year with some fantastic prizes available! Check the winners out via the links below:

- Indonesian Reading Challenge - medals have been sent to participating schools to be awarded to the students.

- The Book Dramatization Performance competition - congratulations to Braeview Primary School and Edwardstown Primary School on your fantastic performances at the Premier's Reception, Tuesday 7 November 2017.

- STEM Challenge:
R-2 - Amito Ongee
3-5 - Mikayla Mattner
6-9 - Sharaiah Estmada 

- Animal Awareness Compeition - winners have been contacted.  

2016 PRC Annual Report

The Annual Report for 2016 is now available. Click here to download a copy and view extra information and fast facts.   

Mem Fox has a ball at Forbes Primary School

See the video of Mem reading to the students at Forbes Primary School on the DECD Facebook page.

Key Dates for 2017

The Key Dates for 2017 are now available to download. 

Have your say for a chance to WIN a book.

Read Rate-a-Reads written by others - Kidspace - (R-9)

Read Rate-a-Reads written by others - Teenspace - (Mature)