School Banking Update

A message from the Commonwealth Bank to those families who are part of the school banking initiative.


As COVID-19 restrictions ease in Western Australia, Caralee CS are restarting the School Banking program from Term 3, 2020.

Students are able to drop off their banking deposit books every Thursday before school at the Administration Office.

Start Smart Parent Resource are always available to assist parents and carers in improving their children’s money management skills. These free, short videos and worksheets can be accessed from home and are designed to give students the confidence and skills to make smart decisions about money.

In the meantime, here are some handy online resources for parents who wish to maintain momentum with their child’s financial education

  • Start Smart: these resources have been created to improve children’s money management skills, and is aligned to the Australian Curriculum and the National Consumer Financial Literacy Framework. 
  • The Beanstalk: offers videos and fun activities for children to learn about money.
Reference: https://www.commbank.com.au/banking/school-banking.html?ei=teach_SchoolBanking&pid=133374&sc_psk=70292&sc_crkey=378647430719&c