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Tuesday 26 June 2018

Year 8 Camp Fundraisers

Your Year 8 non-refundable camp deposit of $100 is due this Friday 29 June. You must have $100 paid or fundraised by this date. Tomorrow, a camp statement will be sent home showing your balance owing for camp. Any inquiries please contact the school office.

Tuesday 26 June 2018


The School Canteen will be closed next Wednesday 4 July, Thursday 5 July and Friday 6 July. Thursday and Friday there will be food available from the Learning Centre.

Tuesday 26 June 2018

OIS Bake off!!!

Ella Symes and Natalie Bedford, both from Room 12, have organised a 'Bake off" to raise money for child cancer.

Thursday 21 June 2018

House Captains 2018

At the beginning of every year, there are 16 Year 8 students that are named as House Captains for the year. These are the 2018 House Captains.

Thursday 21 June 2018

Student Council 2018

Here are most of the OIS class councillors. These students have been nominated by their peers to assist in giving students a voice.

Thursday 21 June 2018

Congratulations Falakika Tangifolau and Rueben McNamara - Education Perfect

Falakika and Rueben, both from Room 13, outperformed more than 280,000 students to earn a Credit Award, placing them in the top 20% of all competitors in the Language Perfect World Championships 2018.

Monday 18 June 2018

NZEI Teachers Union Meeting

OIS teachers will be attending the meeting Wednesday 27 June at 1.30pm. Students are able to go home after 12.30pm.

Monday 18 June 2018

40 hour famine

Well done to all those students that took part in the 40 hour famine. Sponsorship booklets and money are due back ASAP.

Monday 18 June 2018

Rock around the Clock

One of the Year 7 groups is researching retro and 50's atomic designs, using these to come up with a plan to create a funky clock!

Monday 18 June 2018

Kapahaka Waiata

Quick and easy link to the words we are learning this year.

Monday 18 June 2018

Stitching it up in Textiles Technology with Year 7s

This year Textiles Technology is a minor focus, with our Year 7s enjoying an introduction on how to use the machines and our new sewing computers.

Monday 18 June 2018

Stitching it up in Textiles Technology with Year 8s

This year Textiles Technology is a minor focus for our Year 8s. They enjoyed revisiting using the machines and an introduction to our five new sewing computers.

Monday 18 June 2018

What's going on in the Art Room after school?

A sneak peak into the work of the Year 8 Extension art class.

Monday 18 June 2018

Year 7 Surrealist Art ready for the Gallery

The first groups of Year 7 Art technology projects are ready for the Burns Memorial Exhibition in Term 3.

Monday 18 June 2018

Congratulations Allie

Allie Senior was placed first in the Lions Zone 4 (North Otago) Yr 7 & 8 Speech Competition.

Sunday 17 June 2018

Student Led Conferences

The students in room 4 created their Google presentations to share with their parents at our recent student led conferences.

Thursday 14 June 2018

Year 8 Digital Technology

Making ideas come to life - from 2D to 3D.

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Year 7 Digital Technology

Robots, music and camera angles.

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Cheese rolling weekend

Our year 8 fundraiser, making cheese rolls, was a great success this year.