News

Friday 19 June 2020

Waitaki Girls' High School Open Day and Evening

Tuesday 28 July, 2020. Principal's welcome and tours of the school and hostel. Tours leave from the school hall at 11am and 7pm.

Thursday 18 June 2020

Oceans - Grief and Loss Programme

Oceans is a peer support programme for children and youth who have experienced grief or loss in their life. The programme provides a safe environment for participants to talk about their losses, discover appropriate ways to express how they are feeling, and learn new tools to help them understand and cope with loss and change in their lives.

Thursday 18 June 2020

P.T.A. Chocolate Fundraiser

We would like to thank Louise McDougall and Fiona Winter from the P.T.A. who gave their time to help count money as it came in. We appreciated the time you both gave to help with this fundraiser.

Thursday 18 June 2020

Notice of Road Closure

In order to undertake work on a water main in the vicinity of our property it will be necessary to close a short section of Pembroke Street (between Raglan and Arundel Streets). This will more than likely be in operation on Monday.

Thursday 18 June 2020

Events coming up......

Please check out the information and posters attached.

Thursday 18 June 2020

Kia ora Koutou

As we come to the end of another week there have been a few things happening that are unsettling some people.

Thursday 18 June 2020

From the Board Of Trustees - ERO REPORT

After several delays including Covid 19, we have received the final report from the Education Review Office following their external evaluation of our school in November 2019. As a Board, we are very pleased with the outcome of the report and have included excerpts from that in this newsletter. The full report will be published online by ERO in due course.

Thursday 18 June 2020

CANTEEN THIS MONDAY 22 JUNE

The canteen is closed this Monday BUT the school will be running a small canteen out of the Learning Centre.

Wednesday 17 June 2020

Uni-Corn design wins top prize in international competition!

Year 7 Jemima Riley-Duddin entered a competition run by boutique clothing brand Minti... and won!

Thursday 11 June 2020

The Talanoa Ako digital app for Pacific families is now available

Talofa lava, Ml e lelei, Kia orana, Malo ni, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakatalofa atu, Namaste, Kia ora and warm Pacific greetings, We have some quick information to share on:

Thursday 11 June 2020

Events coming up......

Please check out the information and posters attached.

Thursday 11 June 2020

LEARNING CONVERSATIONS (previously Student-Led Conferences)

BOOKINGS ARE NOW OPEN. These 15-minute conversations are an important part of our learning programme. They allow you as parents to be informed of your childs progress and what they need to be doing to make further gains. These will take place on Tuesday 28 July, Wednesday 29 July and Thursday 30 July. The school will finish at 2 pm Tuesday 28 July, 2 pm Wednesday 29 July and 3.05 pm Thursday 30 July.

Wednesday 10 June 2020

P.T.A. Chocolate Fundraiser

Letters were sent home at the end of last week to those families with outstanding chocolate money. Thank you to those who have paid. We still have $2,000 outstanding, so we would appreciate your urgent attention with payment. Please refer to the letter for payment options. If there are any concerns with payment please contact the school office (4370822).

Monday 8 June 2020

3.05 pm finish times for all classes in Level 1

As of tomorrow, Tuesday 9 June, we will have moved into Alert Level 1 so we will return to all students finishing school at 3.05 pm.

Monday 8 June 2020

P.T.A. Chocolate Fundraiser

Due to school closure over Covid-19 lockdown period, we have now processed letters sent home today for those who have outstanding money or chocolates to return to school from our P.T.A. Chocolate Fundraiser back in February.

Thursday 4 June 2020

O.I.S. School Jackets

Winter is here... Navy school soft shell jackets are available: Sizes 10-16 $68, Sizes S, M, L, XL $80.

Thursday 4 June 2020

O.I.S. School Jackets

These are flying out the door so you need to be in quick...... Navy school soft shell jackets - Sizes 10-16 $68, Sizes S, M, L, XL $80.

Tuesday 2 June 2020

Interschool Rugby Match

The annual interschool rugby match between S.K.C. and W.B.H.S is played tomorrow Friday 3 July.

Tuesday 2 June 2020

Interschool Rugby Match

The annual interschool rugby match between S.K.C. and W.B.H.S is played this Friday 3 July.

Thursday 28 May 2020

SCHOOL ABSENCES - IMPORTANT

Parents/Caregivers are required to ring the school office before 9am (4370822) each day or text 022 327 5057 with your child's name and reason for the absence.