The tuck shop has a long tradition in Australian schools. It provides an opportunity for education in the use and value of money, in nutrition and in service to others.
The aim of the tuck shop is:
The tuck shop operates three days per week: Wednesdays and Fridays. Preschool children are provided with the opportunity to purchase food from Term 2.
The P & F Association is a member of Nutrition Australia and implements its policies to encourage healthier choices on the tuck shop menu.
The tuck shop depends on volunteer helpers for its success. Parents are encouraged to contribute in some way to this activity. This can be done by:
What's in it for you?
Making friends and learning about your school. Remember, your children love to see you involved.