Friday 23 August 2019


The Fiefia evening was held at the Waitaki Recreation Centre last week.

Thursday 22 August 2019

Thank you for your Donation

During the 2018 calf season a number of dairy farmers in our community elected our school to receive a donation of $0.50 per calf of every calf received by their local processor Oamaru Meats Ltd.

Wednesday 21 August 2019

Lost Property

There is a large number of unnamed items in our lost property that is located at the Learning Centre.

Friday 9 August 2019

Principal's message

It has been a very busy two days at OIS as we hosted 90 students from James Hargest Junior High School in Invercargill.

Thursday 8 August 2019

OIS Cross Country

OIS Cross Country will be held at St Kevin's College at 1.30pm on the 14 August, 2019.

Thursday 8 August 2019

Oamaru Intermediate Open Night

An information evening for families who are enrolling or considering enrolment for 2020 is being held this coming Tuesday 13 August, 2019 starting in the school hall at 6pm. All are welcome to come along to see aspects of the school programme in action and speak with pupils and teachers.

Thursday 8 August 2019

Year 8 Camp Reminder.....

All fees need to be paid by the end of Term 3 (Wednesday 18 September).

Wednesday 7 August 2019

Stars on Stage

We are well underway with Stars on Stage - and it is looking like it will be an fantastic show.

Wednesday 7 August 2019

Stars on Stage (copy)

We are well underway with Stars on Stage - and it is looking like it will be an fantastic show.

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Congratulations to....

Congratulations to Bella Moriarty winner of the James Hargest Badge Competition. Badges for the Exchange can be purchased at the office for $2 each.

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Lifting the Lid with Marcus Akuhata-Brown

Inspiring young people with a powerful message!

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Term 3 dates to remember

Here are some dates to remember of events happening throughout term 3 at OIS.

Thursday 4 July 2019

Stars on Stage

This week we have called for interest for children who would like to be involved with stars on stage.

Thursday 4 July 2019

Community Notices for your information.........

OSCAR July Holiday Programme - Please see poster attached. Copies are available in our school office.

Thursday 4 July 2019

Tahuna Intermediate Sports Exchange

Congratulations to all those who competed in the sports exchange yesterday.

Thursday 4 July 2019

Reminders.......Camp Deposit

There are still a number of students who have not yet paid their non-refundable deposit of $100. Fundraised money counts towards the deposit. The full amount of your child's camp is to be paid by 13 September.

Mufti Day tomorrow Friday 5 July

Please bring a gold coin donation which will help towards providing pastoral care for students.

Wednesday 3 July 2019


The Vision Hearing Technicians from Public Health South will be visiting our school on the Tuesday 23rd July to screen all Year 7 for distance vision.

Tuesday 2 July 2019

EPro 8 2019

EPro8 is an engineering competition, Each year we host the North Otago heats and enter a year 7 and Year 8 team.

Tuesday 25 June 2019

Cleaner required for 3 days per week (3pm 5pm)

Please download an application form attached or contact the school office (03 4370822) for further information.