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Tuesday 27-Oct-2020

All Year Levels1. Prayer

Timetable - Week A

LOVE GOD, SELF, OTHERS : FOCUS FOR THE WEEK - PB4L  - Remember to treat others with respect; use please and thank you to show you are grateful for their attention.

Gospel value for this week – Self Control – Is to control one’s self, feelings, actions, or emotions eg – counting to 10 instead of lashing out when someone upsets you, keeping inappropriate comments to yourself, not using inappropriate language when you hurt yourself 

ROSARY today start of morning tea in L6. Come and let us pray for you! Mrs O'Brien's room.
2. Special Character

Parking in Anderson Grove - Please make sure that you put any rubbish from your car in our rubbish bins - RESPECT OUR NEIGHBOURS.


2020 LEAVERS MASS AND DINNER. Thursday 12 November, at Sacred Heart Church 5.30pm and 6.30pm the Kensington restaurant at the Workingmen's Club Petone. Evening finishes at 9.30pm. Emails will go out this week to parents, staff and students. $30 per person can be paid at the office. YOUR PARENTS ARE INVITED TOO!


Year 12's, your retreat is coming up! Thu the 29th of October. Starting at 5pm. Get out there and find your (large) cardboard box to sleep on/in!


PB4L - Term 4 Week 2 Summary

416 recognitions were given to 243 students.

The top tutor class was 7GR.

The top student was Matui B from 7GR.

Chanel was the top House with 121.  

3. School Routines
The big book give-away is happening again this year!! FREE BOOKS, MAGAZINES, POSTERS AND FOOTBALL MAGAZINE FREEBIES to take home and keep!! Thurs 29th Oct, lunchtime in the library, take as many home as you want, but be fair to your fellow students. Remember to bring a bag or a box to carry them all home. (These are books for your family and friends they are not to be sold). All students and staff welcome to come along.
Jack Hansen, Thomas Holden, Zac Dorward, Dahntay Gorowski, Ben Young, Gaby Gotardo, Aex Corocan, Owen Gifford, Jackson Gray, Noah Cribb, Paora Richards, Aleki Manuele, Jayden Barrett, Paul Pio, Levi Patmore and David Wang you all have library books which you need to return before you go on study leave. Please drop them off at the library if you have finished with your book(s).

Malo ni! Tokelauan Language Week - Te Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau

In 2020, Tokelauan Language Week is being held from Sunday 25 October – Saturday 31 October. 

Try greeting each other in Tokelauan this week: Malo ni

Did you know??     Tokelau is that it is made up of four atoll.  ‘Atafu, the northern most motu [atoll], then the beautiful Nukunonu, the historical home of ‘Tui Tokelau’ on Fakaofo, and never forgetting the ancient communal lands of Olohega in the south.' (from Te Papa website)


Homework Club: This is running this Friday afterschool, 3pm - 4pm. Come along and learn! Tutors will be available to help. See Saran Ramachandran, Robert Patterson, Josh Patterson or Zane for more details.

Year 9 & 10 Pacific students are invited to Na Vosa Ni STEMAD, this Wednesday night 6 - 8pm at Naenae College. Pacific students from Victoria University will be running hands on experiments and demonstrations that you will really enjoy. Talk to the Year 11s about how good it was last year or see me for details.
Tokelau Language Week trip out this Wednesday to St Bernadettes Hall to be with the Nukunonu Community. We leave at morning tea and we will be there the rest of the day. See me for details and remind your parents to email me permission.
4. Sport

Lunch Time FUTSAL draws - Are now up in the window of S1. All matches will be played in the gym.


Aston Villa: 7:2  Vs  Aroaroaro


That’s My Uso  Vs  The God Squad V5



Junior Year 9/10 Touch

Open trials on Wednesday after school, 3.15-4.30, to select two teams for CSW competition, Tuesday nights, commencing 3rd November.


Year 7/8 Baseball - No Baseball today, tournament has been postponed. 

5. General-Seniors-Tuakana

Year 12 Assembly in the canteen Tuesday Tutor time 9.45am. To talk 2021 ball, leaver forms, retreat.

6. General-Junior-Teina
Year 9 & 10 Dance is on this Friday at Sacred Heart college from 7-10pm. Tickets are $10. Please see Mr Harris or Mr Hudson during interval from today until Thursday to purchase your ticket.
8AMA to H4 (Tech Block) P1
Yr106. General-Junior-Teina
10NH meet at the library for English today - period 3.
Yr113. School Routines
All year 11, remember period 2 today you go to D block for the derived grade exam. These are the classrooms you go to: 11MAT with BA in D10, 11MAT with MR in D8, 11MAT with SH in D6, 11MAT with DK in D5, 11LSN in D9!
Yr125. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Year 12 science- Trip next Wednesday $30 to Miss Wallis aka MRS BURNS asap. Check with your teachers about missing classes on Wednesday 28 October periods 4 and 5. Can't wait to see you on the ice.
Year 12 Meet in the canteen at the start of tutor time please. BE PROMPT.

Notices printed at: 27-10-2020 08:08am