Tuesday 6 November 2018


Our Athletic Sports were held at Centennial Park last Friday 2 November. Congratulations to all participants on the day. Athletics Age Group Winners and Records broken for 2018 were....

Tuesday 6 November 2018

Welcome to a busy term four at OIS

Here are some dates to remember of events happening throughout term four at OIS.

Monday 5 November 2018

Year 8 Camps - Boyle River/Kiwi Explorer

See below for Camp info for next week (12-16 Nov) . If for any reason the arrival times change, we will update you on our Facebook page. Please do not ring the school office for updates.

Wednesday 31 October 2018

Moeraki Marae Visit

Year 7 students were welcomed on to the Moeraki Marae by David Higgins.

Wednesday 31 October 2018


Our Athletic Sports will be held at Centennial Park tomorrow, Friday 2 November - the first event is at 9.30am. If we are unable to have the Athletic Sports tomorrow, the postponement date is Monday 5 November.

Friday 19 October 2018

Canteen - weekly specials

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

Wednesday 17 October 2018


Upgraded to a new phone and not sure what to do with your old one? ... the O.I.S Digi Tech room would LOVE to take these off your hands!

Wednesday 17 October 2018

Digi Tech going virtual

This week Year 8 students in Digi Tech have been creating 360* virtual tours of the grounds at O.I.S. They had to use a special app and layer objects, images, text and videos overtop of each other to add detail to their area.

Saturday 13 October 2018

Welcome to a busy term four at OIS

Here are some dates to remember of events happening throughout term four at OIS.

Sunday 30 September 2018

Back to school for term four

We hope you had an enjoyable holiday break and are feeling refreshed and refuelled ready to get back into school tomorrow. Just a few reminders for term four.

Wednesday 26 September 2018

Year 8 Camp - Raffle Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Year 8 Camp Raffle.

Monday 24 September 2018

Community Notices this week!

Aurora Ball is this Saturday 29 September at Weston Hall. See attached information.

Thursday 20 September 2018

2018 O.I.S House Choir competition

The lead up has been intense and the competition rife, in both the staff and the students...

Monday 17 September 2018

Bacon Butty - $5 (order only)

Thursday 13 September 2018

WBHS Polyfest performance

On Monday the 10 of September, the Waitaki Boys High School Polyfest group came to OIS to perform. Their performance was so unbelievable that everyone had their eyes on them the whole time. The group danced, sung and had students playing on the drums. Even though the music was so fast, the boys were amazing, dancing and keeping in time to the beat.

Wednesday 12 September 2018

'The Spirit of Polynesia performance' by Sol and Katie

Last week at OIS we had a great opportunity to watch a stunning performance by Bernard Mangakahia, called The Spirit of Polynesia. The aim of this performance is to help children find courage, belief, confidence and MANA.

Tuesday 11 September 2018

Friday Canteen Special 14 September

Chicken Nuggets & Chips $5 (order only)

Monday 10 September 2018

Year 8 Camp Raffle

All tickets and money must be in to the school office by tomorrow Friday 21 September.

Thursday 6 September 2018

North Otago Touch Trials

Trials for North Otago Representative Touch teams are being held this weekend, Sunday 9 September at Whitestone Centennial Park (fields to east of hockey pavilion) at 3pm. Age groups are: Under 12, Under 14 and Under 16 (as at 1 January 2019). Boys and girls teams. Selected teams will play in the Otago Touch Trials tournament to be held on Sunday 4 November, venue to be confirmed.

Wednesday 5 September 2018

Hockey End of Season Round up...

The OIS Hockey season started off with two teams under the expert coaching of Lynne Parker and Anna Maxwell.