Wednesday 19 June 2019

From the Principal

With only two weeks of the term left I would like to thank all staff for the extras they have done over and above their core jobs.

Wednesday 19 June 2019

Attendance and Lateness

There are still a large number of children arriving late to school on a regular basis. This is not acceptable! School starts at 8.55am and it is important that everyone is in class ready to start the day. If you child is going to be late or sick please phone the office by 9am.

Wednesday 19 June 2019

House Choirs TOMORROW

Our students are practising really hard for performance day TOMORROW - Thursday 20 June at 1.30pm. We would love to see you there!

Tuesday 18 June 2019

Waitaki Boys' & Girls' High School Enrolment Packs

If you did not collect an Enrolment pack from W.B.H.S. or W.G.H.S. on their Open Nights, you can call and get one from the O.I.S. office.

Wednesday 5 June 2019

Thanks to LJ Hooker Oamaru and Sue Gaze for their donation. We really appreciate your support!

Tuesday 4 June 2019


A non-refundable deposit of $100 needs to be paid by Friday 28 June. Fundraised money counts towards the deposit. The full amount of your child's camp is to be paid by 13 September.

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Oamaru Intermediate School Board of Trustees Election

Declaration of Parent Election Results

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Our Next P.T.A. Meeting....

Will be Monday 10 June, 2019 at 7.30pm in the Staffroom.

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Principal's Message....

Many thanks to parents for your support last week. It was a very busy week with two nights of Student Led Conferences and a Strike Day.

Tuesday 4 June 2019

Interschool Rugby Match

The annual interschool rugby match between S.K.C. and W.B.H.S is played this Friday 5 July.

School Jackets

Winter is here.....

Friday 24 May 2019

Strike Day - Wednesday 29 May 2019

The NZEI has advised that the Principal and teachers at our school will be taking strike action on Wednesday 29 May 2019.

Sunday 19 May 2019

Principal's Message......

Term 3 has arrived with a very busy calendar of sporting and cultural events which is typical.

Friday 17 May 2019

Community Notices

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

Friday 10 May 2019

During the Student Led Conferences, a Book Fair will be running in the Library.

The Book Fair will be open Tuesday 28 May - 2.15pm to 7pm and Thursday 30 May - 3pm 6pm. We encourage parents to take time to have a look at the amazing selection of books on offer. EFTPOS available.

School Jackets

Winter is coming.....Be in quick!

Tuesday 7 May 2019

Thank you 'Alps 2 Ocean Ultra Community Trust'

John Crombie on behalf of the 'Alps 2 Ocean Trust' presented some of our House Captains with a cheque.

Thursday 2 May 2019

Change of Staff

We have two staff members leaving us in the next two weeks. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Olivia Brien and Rebecca May for their contribution to teaching and learning at OIS along with the time they've spent coaching sports teams.

Thursday 2 May 2019

ANZAC Day Parade

Sophie Notman, Ella Symes, Emily Neal, Baxter Lewis and Arthur Cartlidge represented OIS with dignity and respect at the ANZAC parade laying a wreath at the RSA memorial garden.

Thursday 2 May 2019


Oamaru Intermediate has one of New Zealands top school presentations visiting us, an award-winning magician and ventriloquist, Elgregoe. The show is on Wednesday 15 May, for a cost of $5 per student.