Wednesday 11 December 2019

Second-hand School Uniform Clothing Sale THIS THURSDAY

If you wish us to sell your child's uniform on your behalf, there is still time to deliver it, as long as it is clean and in good condition.

Tuesday 10 December 2019

Christmas Message from our Principal

We are now definitely on the countdown for the end of 2019. I would like to express my gratitude to the many parents, families, community and sports groups who have supported us in so many ways.

Thursday 5 December 2019

Choir sings at New World

We had a blast!

Wednesday 4 December 2019

O.I.S. Showcase of Talent

This Friday 6 December we have our Annual Showcase of Talent. Start time - 1.30pm in the school hall. All parents and caregivers welcome!

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Prizegiving - Friday 13 December

Prizegiving is on Friday 13 December at 12.00noon in our school hall. At this prizegiving, we acknowledge Cultural, Sporting and Academic Excellence. The school will remain open for students until 3.05pm however, if you choose to take your child home after Prizegiving that is fine.

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Diligence Assembly

Our Diligence Assembly is this Thursday 5 December at 1.30pm in our school hall. We acknowledge students who have consistently shown Diligence in their school work throughout the year. All welcome!

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Tuesday 3 December 2019

Snap Fitness 100 day Challenge 2019

In late August, four OIS staff began the 100 day Challenge.

Monday 2 December 2019

Treat Day - Monday 16 December

We have our Annual Treat Day which is a day of fun and activities recognising the positive behaviour of students. Students will be told what to bring along and they will not need to be in uniform.

North Otago Athletic Sports Results

Congratulations to everyone that competed in North Otago Athletics on Monday the 25th of November.OIS had a large contingent of athletes at this event and they did us very proud. Placing in most events that we entered. Well done everyone!

Monday 2 December 2019

Year 8 Social

The Social is Tuesday 10 December, 6.30 8.30pm in the school hall. The theme is "We are all Stars".

Friday 22 November 2019

Caroline Bay Relay Event

This event was held last Tuesday 12th November. Students were placed in a team of four and each student had to run approximately 2000m at the Caroline Bay Soundshell.

Lost Property

There is a large number of unnamed items in our lost property that is located at the Learning Centre. We have a navy school jacket, size 14 in the school office which is unnamed. If you think this belongs to your child, please contact the school office on 4370822.

Friday 22 November 2019

Chromebooks - Noel Leemings Commerical

The Acer Chromebook 311 - C733 is the ideal laptop for all educational establishments. With its state-of-the-art, low-power processor, military standard specs and a long battery life, it can stand up to the daily rigours and intense usage of students inside or outside the classroom. Value $299 plus GST.

Friday 22 November 2019

Lost Property

Thursday 21 November 2019

Principal's message....

This afternoon the last of our Year 8 campers arrived back from Mt Somers and Wainui. All have returned safely and by all accounts the camps have been successful.

Thursday 21 November 2019

Second-hand January Clothing Sale

If you wish us to sell your child's uniform on your behalf, this notice is especially for you!! Second-hand uniforms can be delivered clean and in good condition to the school office on;

Thursday 21 November 2019

High Schools Orientation Days

Waitaki Girls, Waitaki Boys and St Kevin's College Orientation Days will be on Thursday 28 November. Please see information below....

Wednesday 20 November 2019

School Hats

Wednesday 20 November 2019


Students participating in this event are required to meet Miss Taylor and Sharon Wilson in the stand at the Whitestone Contracting Stadium (Centennial Park) at 3.40pm to get their name sticker. All participants must be in their correct PE gear and bring a drink bottle. Postponement date is: Thursday 28 November.