News

Monday 31 August 2020

Family Zone - Cyber Safety Solution

As part of our ongoing commitment to students safety and well-being, were proud to announce that we have introduced technologies from Family Zone.

Friday 28 August 2020

Road Safety and our students

We need our students to be safe while they travel to and from school. Unfortunately, every week our office receives a number of phone calls around the inappropriate or reckless behaviour of our students while they travel to and/or from school.

Thursday 27 August 2020

Lucas Harnett - Brain Busters contestant

On Tuesday 25th August Lucas Harnett starred on Brain Busters, a new kids TV quiz show.

Thursday 27 August 2020

EPRO8 #2 - Well done to The Cobras!!

Congratulations to The Cobras, consisting of Lucas Harnett, Grace Brydges, Jack Strachan and Rosara Goldingham for placing 3rd at the grand final in Dunedin last Monday.

Thursday 27 August 2020

Bus students update

This week the Government announced the following requirements for all school transport services across New Zealand from Monday 31 August.

Thursday 27 August 2020

URGENT: WGHS & WBHS are requesting your enrolment forms be returned.

Please make this your priority - Take your child's enrolment form to the school office your child will be attending in 2021 or return to the OIS office a.s.a.p. Thanks!

Sunday 23 August 2020

EPRO8 #1 - Good News for the Girl Engineers!!

Congratulations to Girls Engineers: Molly O'Sullivan, Olive Haywood, Samy Rogers and Winnie Conlan whose team won the first round of Otago EPro8.

Thursday 13 August 2020

Pacific Communities - Do your part to stamp out Covid-19 in Aotearoa New Zealand

Noiaia, Talofa lava, Mauri, Kia orana, Ml e lelei, Tlofa, Ni Sa Bula Vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Ml ni and hello to our Pacific communities.

Wednesday 12 August 2020

At Alert Level 2...

Please be assured that we have sound level 2 practices in place for all staff and students.

Friday 7 August 2020

Principal's Message.....

Thank you for everyone who participated in parent/teacher/Student Learning Conversations last week. It is something that is always a bit of a marathon for our teachers but they are really important in keeping parents informed of progress, strengths and next steps.

Thursday 6 August 2020

Education Outside the Classroom

After the unfortunate cancellation of Year 8 Camps due to Covid-19, we are happy to announce that we will still be holding a week of activities outside the classroom for all Year 8 students on 9th - 13th November.

Thursday 6 August 2020

Community Notices

Check out the North Otago Cricket Peg and Eco Bag fundraiser. Please click on the link below.

Thursday 6 August 2020

Congratulations to...

Seven OIS students played in a 7 aside football tournament last week and won their grade. It was a great effort and went down to extra time in the final. Congratulations to; Daniel Jorgensen, Alex Bond, Maxwell Winter, Jack White and Kouper Lynch.

Wednesday 29 July 2020

FOOD TECH - HENS

Looking for any donation of surplus laying hens. We have a large run and hutch and use the eggs in Food Technology through our 'Garden to Plate' programme.

Wednesday 29 July 2020

EPRO8

Epro8 teams have been working hard to complete their build for the first round of heats. Each team has to come up with a concept and build a structure out of specific materials and within certain rules and criteria. They have been having lots of fun.

Monday 27 July 2020

LEARNING CONVERSATIONS and BOOK FAIR this week

REMINDER that we close at 2 pm TODAY and TOMORROW. We also have the BOOK FAIR running in the library EACH DAY. Eftpos available from tomorrow (so cash only for TODAY).

Friday 24 July 2020

Waitaki Ara Kahui Ako - Whanau Newsletter

Keeping you updated with what is happening in our Community of Learning. Please see attached.

Friday 24 July 2020

Oamaru Intermediate Open Night - Tuesday 11 August, 6pm - 7.30pm.

We are having an information evening for families who are enrolling or considering enrolment for 2021, 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.

Friday 24 July 2020

Open Night

We are having an information evening for families who are enrolling or considering enrolment for 2021, 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 23 July 2020

W.B.H.S. Open Mornings/Evenings

Inspiring young mean of outstanding character