Dear Parents,

Welcome to ARIS! You are now officially an ARIS Eagle Family! New and returning families, please use the information below to guide you through a successful first week of school! Don’t forget to mark your calendars for the 22/23 Taking Care of Business Week and all orientations using the schedules below. If you have any questions about the process, please reach out to us [email protected] .

 

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Taking Care of Business Week 

Date: Monday 2 to Friday 6 August 2021 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

What 6 Things should I do before I come to Taking Care of Business Week?

  1. Fill out the Summer Travel Survey 
  2. Read the 21/22 Device Policy/Guide
  3. Read the 21/22 Reopening Plan
  4. Pay 1st Semester Tuition or set Payment Plan with Student Accounts
    Make sure you have paid your semester 1 tuition fees or signed a payment plan with the finance department. You must settle the first semester tuition fees to receive your ARIS Security ID Card. If you are not sure, please contact [email protected] before you come on your scheduled day.
  5. Send Payment Receipt to Finance
  6. Fill out and submit the ARIS Security ID Card/ Car Sticker Application Form

Taking Care of Business Week Appointment Schedule by Family Surname

Please make sure you look at the table below to take care of business for your ward(s). Locate the first letter of your family’s surname and see what day you should come for your business.

What will I pick up during the Taking Care of Business Week?

  • ARIS Security ID Card for you and your ward(s) (additional caregivers)
  • ARIS Security Colour Zone Car Sticker
  • Uniforms 
  • Exercise Books

If your ward will have a difficult time carrying his/her supplies on the first day of school, please bring them to the Taking Care of Business Week with you at your scheduled time and we will send them to the classroom.

 

 

Uniforms

NO CASH! ARIS is a cashless campus, for your convenience, we will have the ABSA bank teller available for this week only. 

After Friday the 6 of August, we accept MOMO, debit cards, and direct deposit or use the PAY ARIS PORTAL. Please make sure you look at the uniform order form ahead of time. You will fill out the order form once your ward has tried on the items and selected the right size. You can find the price of the uniforms and exercise book packages in the links below. Uniform Policy and Dress Code

PRIMARY UNIFORM ORDER FORM

SECONDARY UNIFORM ORDER FORM

ARIS School Supply Lists

 

 

Devices

It is no longer compulsory for parents to buy a Device for Secondary students. Please read the device policy and make sure your ward’s device meets the requirements. We will have a trusted vendor onsite during Taking Care of Business Week selling devices. 

DEVICE POLICY/GUIDE

 

 

Food Service

We would like to. introduce Paloma Hotel as the new caterer for ARIS. Please take a look at the link below to view the menu and pre-order form. If you have any questions, please ask.
 
  • Canteen services will be available on a preorder basis
  • Deliveries of food from home/restaurant during the school day will not be accepted.

 

Birthdays

We know that kids get very excited about sharing birthdays with their friends. Unfortunately, the party, set up, and clean-up take away valuable learning time.

ARIS Birthday Policy

 

Primary First Day (see Wednesday timing below)

  • Reception, Years 1 – 6: Wednesday 11 August 2021 
  • Playgroup, Nursery: Wednesday 18 August 2021 

Secondary First Day

  • Years 7-13: Wednesday 11 August 2021 

 

 

Daily Organization

PRIMARY
GROUP 1 No Secondary Siblings


PRIMARY

GROUP 2 with Secondary Siblings


* No Co-curricular is offered on Wednesdays. This is an early release day reserved for teacher collaboration.

Secondary


* No Co-curricular is offered on Wednesdays. This is an early release day reserved for teacher collaboration.

 

Orientation Schedule

All orientations will be held via Zoom

Important Links

21/22 Summer Travel Survey

Download School Stream App

ARIS Reopening Plan 21/22

ARIS Calendar 21/22

ARIS Enrollment Contract 2021/22

ID Card Security Car Sticker Form

GDPR Consent Form

ARIS Guiding Statements

ARIS Education Model

ARIS Wellbeing Model

ARIS Parent School Association

ARIS School Supply Lists

ARIS Device Guide

Primary Uniform Order Form

Secondary Uniform Order Form

Pay ARIS 

New Student Only: Primary Year 1-6 Language Choice Form

New Student Only: Primary  Reception Language Choice Form

New Student Only: Secondary Year 7 Language Choice Form