As we come to the end of another week there have been a few things happening that are unsettling some people.
After several delays including Covid 19, we have received the final report from the Education Review Office following their external evaluation of our school in November 2019. As a Board, we are very pleased with the outcome of the report and have included excerpts from that in this newsletter. The full report will be published online by ERO in due course.
The canteen is closed this Monday BUT the school will be running a small canteen out of the Learning Centre.
Year 7 Jemima Riley-Duddin entered a competition run by boutique clothing brand Minti... and won!
Talofa lava, Ml e lelei, Kia orana, Malo ni, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakatalofa atu, Namaste, Kia ora and warm Pacific greetings, We have some quick information to share on:
BOOKINGS ARE NOW OPEN. These 15-minute conversations are an important part of our learning programme. They allow you as parents to be informed of your childs progress and what they need to be doing to make further gains. These will take place on Tuesday 28 July, Wednesday 29 July and Thursday 30 July. The school will finish at 2 pm Tuesday 28 July, 2 pm Wednesday 29 July and 3.05 pm Thursday 30 July.
Letters were sent home at the end of last week to those families with outstanding chocolate money. Thank you to those who have paid. We still have $2,000 outstanding, so we would appreciate your urgent attention with payment. Please refer to the letter for payment options. If there are any concerns with payment please contact the school office (4370822).
As of tomorrow, Tuesday 9 June, we will have moved into Alert Level 1 so we will return to all students finishing school at 3.05 pm.
Due to school closure over Covid-19 lockdown period, we have now processed letters sent home today for those who have outstanding money or chocolates to return to school from our P.T.A. Chocolate Fundraiser back in February.
Winter is here... Navy school soft shell jackets are available: Sizes 10-16 $68, Sizes S, M, L, XL $80.
These are flying out the door so you need to be in quick...... Navy school soft shell jackets - Sizes 10-16 $68, Sizes S, M, L, XL $80.
The annual interschool rugby match between S.K.C. and W.B.H.S is played tomorrow Friday 3 July.
The annual interschool rugby match between S.K.C. and W.B.H.S is played this Friday 3 July.
Parents/Caregivers are required to ring the school office before 9am (4370822) each day or text 022 327 5057 with your child's name and reason for the absence.
Winter is here... Navy school jackets are available: sizes 10-16 $68, sizes S, M, L, XL $80. Call into the office and check them out!
The Ministry of Education is asking all schools to submit attendance data weekly from the 29 May. The purpose is to:
Come along and 'Have a Go' - Sunday 31 May at the Oamaru Squash and Badminton Club, 14 Tyne Street, Oamaru 10am - 11.30am. NO CHARGE
The Oamaru Library will be open in Level 2, Monday to Friday from 10 - 3pm. This means that the library is not a place that students can wait for their parents after school.