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Daily Notices

Thursday 25-Jul-2019

All Year Levels1. Prayer

Timetable - Week B
LOVE GOD, SELF, OTHERS : FOCUS FOR THE WEEK - PB4L - Working calmly, thinking positively, and trying your best.

Gospel value for this week – LOVE– E Te Atua, We ask your blessings and forgiveness whenever we make a poor choice. Help us to love others.  Amen Andy

2. Special Character

The SBC and SHC RCIA Sacramental Programme begins this Friday Pd 5 in L1. Xavier Blythen, William Cheng, Joseph Clark, Deklin Frew-Parks, Kakina Ikuia, Dezman Laban, Leonardo Peyroux, Joshua Tait and Kayden Tane come to L1 straight after lunch on Friday. All other boys who wish to recieve the sacraments and Yr 12 and 13 mentors come too!


Tutor Teacher/Parent interviews Thursday next week and Tuesday the following week 1.20pm to 6pm. Parents will receive emails today so they can book online. If your parents don't have access to WiFi ask them to ring the office for help. If you need a paper copy of the email home there are copies on the office bench. School will finish on these days at 12.15pm. You are welcome to stay on the property and play. Wainui buses will be at SBC at the usual time. 


Ignatius House Feast day is on next Tuesday 30/7 at 10.15am in the canteen. Remember mufti, can of food for competition, liturgy in the canteen and sausage and bread for morning tea. DON'T FORGET! Paper copies of the email sent home to parents is on the office bench.

Young Vinnies Meeting - L3 at Morning Tea today
3. School Routines

Reminders 1. Use earphones when you are listening to music at break times 2.Students bringing skateboards please don't ride them at break times(we are looking into a storage area for them) 3. Canteen food can only be purchased at morning tea and lunch. A note from a teacher is required for during lesson time. A note from ET if you have a free period.


Reminder - sports jackets and sports hoodies are not part of our everyday uniform so please don't wear them.


Tutoring ~ Tutoring is starting back up bigger than Term 1. Every Monday from 3:00 - 4:00 PM

In L3 you will find English for students doing Level 1 or 2 and any year below that.

In L1 yuo will find Math or Science for students doing Level 1 or below (Any year below means Years 7-10).

Come along if you really want to improve!! The students who attended tutoring have been through their internals and have done very well!

Rock Orchestra rehearsal - lunchtime on Thursday. New music to learn - remember your instruments!!
M.Herraera, X.Blythen, O.Gifford, J.Pilcher and S.Cirikiwai please collect your reserved books form the Library.
Book Club this Thursday lunchtime to discuss the trip to Wellington and collect letters to take home for your parents to sign
Overdue reserved books: Please could you return your library books if your name is on this list! A.Araiza, T.Fagaiava-Vaelei, H.Campbell, A.Lake, A.Anand, P.Daniel, R.Whitaker, P.Pio and L.Hansen - thank you!!
4. Sport

Skateboarding: Are you a Skateboarder who can perform,

Variety - the number of different tricks attempted.

Consistency - the percentage of tricks landed.

Difficulty - of tricks attempted.

Style - smoothness and use of the course.

Perseverance to land a trick.

If this is you? come and see Mr Karawana to register for the CSW Skateboarding competition, held at Kilbirnie Recreation Centre on 11th September.

This event is for Yr 9 - 13 only.


Junior Football Training - Will be on Thursday this week instead of Wednesday @ St. Peter and Pauls. 

Under 15 A's rugby Training. Tuesday and Thursday this week. All need to attend for our quarter final this week.

Senior Basketball: All Senior Social grade basketball has now finish for 2019. All teams are to hand in their playing tops to Mr Karawana. There is a list on the Sports Board of those who will have playing tops outstanding. Once you hand in your top, then your name will be crossed off the list. 


Football meeting. This will be held TODAY in C6 at interval. Please be prompt. Sorry about the change of day.It is important that the 2nd XI attend as I have important tour infornmation to give.

Motor Cross Racing: Are you a Motor Cross racer? If so and want to compete at the School Sports NZ MX Cross Country Event, held in Palmerston North, 6 September 2019, see Mr Karawana to registered. 

Open to all Students as Year 9 - 13.

All riders must hold a current MNZ Licence and Club Membership,

Must get Parents consent before confirming entry.

5. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Scholarship/extension English is on every Thursday after school at 3.30 in M4

Year 12 and 13 Ball is on Saturday 10 August in the Oceania room at Te Papa from 7.30pm to 12pm. Deadline for paying the full amount is Friday 3 August week 2 of term 3. Remember you can pay in little amounts right up until the last day. If you pay online let the office know by email so they know it is for your ball ticket. 

Attn: Logan Maluschnig & Brayden Win. A1 Driving Lessons. Please meet driver Robyn at 1pm today for your driving lesson outside the College. Meet up just down from main bus stop on Waterloo Road. You must bring your Learner licence.
6. General-Junior-Teina
8CP - Japanese - Go to B13 period 1 today
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Year 7's Any boys with their entertainment books at home please bring them to school asap. 11 boys from 7AS, 7 boys from 7MO and 7 Boys from 7WL. Names will be in the notices next week as final reminders. Class that hands them in this week will earn PB4L for being organised from Miss Wallis.
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The following students MUST see Mr Higson at the start of lunch time today please in C6. Justin Aylor, Jack Tetley, Ieti Ah Young, Caleb Pahi. Junior F, Isaac Hulbert, Luke Collins and Ben Cummins
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Year 13's - Catholic Foundations Scholarships are now open. Application forms are available on the Foundation’s website and close on 30 August.

Rugby: Are you in the 1st XV and planning to go to Otago? See Ms Lomax for details of a scholarship you can apply for.

Notices printed at: 24-07-2019 09:35pm