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Wednesday 26-Feb-2020

All Year Levels1. Prayer

Timetable - Week B

LOVE GOD, SELF, OTHERS : PB4L FOCUS FOR THE WEEK - Using good manners by saying please and thank you.

Gospel value for this week – HONESTY – E Te Atua, We pray that we act with honesty in all our dealings today so we can build loyal and trusting relationships.  Amen Nathaniel

2. Special Character

Ash Wednesday Period 2 Liturgy in the gym

Ash Wednesday is the start of Lent - we prepare ourselves over the next 6 weeks by trying hard to be the best people we can be in readiness for Easter when we remember the death and ressurrection of Jesus Christ to save us.  EVERYONE GOES TO PERIOD 3 class at period 2 WHEN THE BELL GOES AND LEAVES FOR THE GYM once the roll has been taken and uniform checked. 1. Seating is as follows from the front entrance of the gym Chanel, Ignatius, Marcellin, Pompallier. 2. Chanel enter through the foyer, Ignatius enter through first door exit of the gym, and Marcellin and Pompallier through the second exit door of the gym. 3. Students may sit anywhere they do not have to be with their year level. 4. Fill the seats up from the front backwards. 5. Leave bags in classrooms and jackets if it is not raining and turn off cell phones. 6. Sing up, most respectful behaviour, and silence during the distribution of ashes. 7. Everyone has the ashes. 8. Year 13s please sit among and supervise the year 7 to 13s in your house. AT THE END OF THE LITURGY EVERYONE RETURNS TO THEIR PERIOD 3 at period 2 CLASS. PERIOD 2 CLASSES ARE SWOPPED TO PERIOD 3.

Pack up 13RST/7WL/8SU with OB/BN/CR

3. School Routines
Choir today - lunchtime in the Music room. New members still welcome.
Please could these boys collect their reserved books this week from the new Library: John O'Grady (7AS), Mason Wilby (7AS), Denzel Masveta (9WA), Logan Emery (7WL), Hendrix Sakalia (7WL) and Liam Hawtin-Fisher (8AC)
The new Library is now open in C9/C10 (Mr Hudson and Ms Watson's old rooms), issue a book, or a board game, or just pop in for look around at morning tea or lunch
4. Sport
Open Invitation for anyone wanting to trial for the 1st XV Rugby team this season. We will be trialing on both Tuesday and Thursday at 3.15. Please meet at the gym.
Football - all boys year 9-13 who wish to play football for school in the College Sport Wellington competition in terms 2 & 3 must attend registration on Wednesday at interval in L1.

Sports 4 Hunger - Sports 4 Hunger is a fundraiser for World Vision being held at St Bernards College on Saturday 21st March from 1:00 - 7:00 PM.

During the day, Basketball, Touch Rugby, Football and a new sport to St Bernards, American Football will be played. We ask for student signs ups which can be found on the Student notice board outside Mr. Karawanas office. House points will be up for grabs on the day and there will be prizes for the winning team when the 40-Hour Famine season is over.


CSW Futsal Regional Championships - Can any student (both senior and junior) who wants to take part in the Futsal Regional Championships please come to S1 at lunch time today (Wednesday). If you have seen me already, please still attend.


Touch Year 7/8 Gold Team: Reminder to the Gold team about training with your coaches today at Lunch break. Please meet ready to go by the gym entrance.

Cricket - year 7/8 team playing on Thursday and Friday please meet in L1 at start of lunchtime today.
Volleyball - junior volleyball team please meet in L1 at start of lunchtime today.
5. General-Seniors-Tuakana

Shaving - need a helping hand to be better organised- maybe you were too busy, in a rush or you didn't have a razor. Need to shave see ET for a razor and shaving cream (all for free)

GATEWAY - The Chorus Gateway Programme 2020 Intro to Telecommunications is on again this year so if you are in YR12 or YR13 and genuinely interested in electronics, fibre optics and telecommunications please see Mr Bishop or Mrs Lomax ASAP as applications close 28 Feb 2020.

Notices printed at: 26-02-2020 02:39pm