Tuesday 12 February 2019

Nathan Wallis - The Developing Brain

Don't miss this opportunity to hear Neuroscience Educator, Nathan Wallis speak.

Tuesday 15 January 2019

O.I.S Second-hand Uniform Sale this Thursday 17 January 2019, 6pm - 7.30pm in the school hall.

Cash Only (No EFTPOS available). New uniforms can be purchased from Sutherlands Menswear on Thames Street, beside Fotographix.

Wednesday 12 December 2018

With the end of the school year fast approaching I would like to express my gratitude to everyone who has supported Oamaru Intermediate this year.

Class trips, Polyfest, chess club, Agri challenges and EPro8 have all relied on parent and community support.

Tuesday 11 December 2018

P.T.A. Raffle Results

Thank you to all those families out there who supported our P.T.A. by donating items and selling raffle tickets for our last fundraiser of the year. Special thanks to Carmen Sim for a wonderful job done co-ordinating this fundraiser. Winners have been notified.

Monday 10 December 2018

Second-hand Uniform Sale

We are desperate for second-hand uniforms to sell on your behalf so any parents wishing to sell their childs uniform, this notice is especially for you!! Second-hand uniforms can be delivered clean and in good condition to the school office on;

Monday 10 December 2018

Reminders for this week!

Please read notices below.........

Monday 10 December 2018


Maria Johnson shows off her self-published childrens book, Life Rulz According To Owl. For Maria Johnson, its all about the children.

Monday 10 December 2018

Community Notices

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Friday 7 December 2018

Wainui Camp

On Monday 19th of November, 22 students, 4 parents, 2 teachers and one bus driver got on a 4 hour bus drive to the YMCA Wainui Park where we spent the next 4 days doing fun activities.

Wednesday 5 December 2018

IMPORTANT Information................

Dates and information for end of year organisation. See attached file.

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Kiwi Explorer Camp

Two weeks ago, 23 students, 7 parents and 1 teacher had the most amazing week in Arrowtown.

Thursday 29 November 2018


Waitaki Girls' High Schools Orientation Day is Tuesday 4 December 2018. Girls to make their own way to WGHS by 8.45am.

Thursday 29 November 2018

Year 8 social 2018 - Masquerade

For our Year 8 students to celebrate their two years at OIS.

Wednesday 21 November 2018

The J R McKenzie Trust offers support to parents of Year 8 pupils

The J R McKenzie Trust is for parents who foresee financial hardship in the purchasing of new uniform items as their child moves into Year 9 at High School. An application form for this is available from our school office. Applications close with the school office on Friday 30 November, 2018.

Wednesday 21 November 2018

P.T.A. Xmas Raffle ticket reminder....

All tickets and money are due back to the school office please. Thank you to those who have already sold their raffle cards and brought them back to school.

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Canteen - weekly specials

All weekly specials are available on Fridays and are $5. The specials for each week of term four are...

Wednesday 21 November 2018

High Schools Orientation Days

Waitaki Girls & Waitaki Boys Orientation Days will be on Tuesday 4 December and St Kevin's College on Friday 7 December. Please see information below....

Caroline Bay Relay Event

This event was held Thursday 8th November. Students were placed in a team of four and each student had to run approximately 2000m at the Caroline Bay Soundshell.

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Community Notices

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Wednesday 21 November 2018

Book Amnesty

Library books are due back now! Please check at home for ANY O.I.S books (journals and other reading material). We welcome any of these books back. Please return these to the library ASAP.