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Tuesday 25-Sep-2018

All Year Levels1. Prayer

Timetable - Week A

LOVE GOD, SELF, OTHERS : FOCUS FOR THE WEEK - PB4L - Preparing for exams next term, get those study timetables organised, attend tutorials, be extra focussed in class

Gospel value for this week – LOVE– E Te Atua, Help us to love you and to love one another as you love us. Amen Liam Eagle


All RCIA boys, supporters and staff, please meet in L1 at lunchtime on Wednesday. This is to make sure that we have sponsors sorted, and we all know the plan for Thursday! One day to go!

2. Special Character

Academic Prize-givings will be held next term - PLEASE RETURN TROPHIES - hand them into the office and do not clean them the engraver will do that.


PLEASE SUPPORT OUR PFS QUIZ NIGHT FUNDRAISER - to help to fit out a brand new kitchen in our gym. Bring your grocery item to the office or hand it to your tutor teacher at tutor times on Tuesday and Thursday. Last day of the term is the deadline. All students who bring in an item will go in a draw for 1 of 20 canteen vouchers.


Year 13 Leavers Dinner and Mass on Monday 5 November starts 5.30pm at Sacred Heart church Petone, after the mass we are booked to have dinner in the Kensington Restaurant at the Petone Working Men's Club at 7pm. The cost per person for the meal is $30. Parents will be sent home emails and are invited to attend. DEADLINE FOR THE MEAL IS END OF WEEK 2 Friday 26 October TERM 4.

PFS Mufti day this Friday - gold coin
RCIA Mass is on this Thursday at 11.30am. If you are receiving the Sacraments, please meet (with your white shirt on!) in the Chapel at 10.45am. Your families will meet us there.

Year 9 to 13 students should be in winter uniform until the end of Term 3. Thanks to all those boys who look so smart and wear our uniform with pride.

Liturgy committee Wednesday 8am Canteen
Natali Ayiko, Olando Sio and Edward O'Sullivan please see Mrs O'Brien at the start of morning interval today L6
3. School Routines

ALL STUDENTS MUST STAY ON THE PROPERTY AT BREAK TIMES (EXCEPT YEAR 13 for lunchtime only and only on foot). Jacks bakery is to be used before school and after school only, by anyone not at year 13. 

Pop Up Concert - for performing musicians, Friday Periods 1 and 2 in the Drama room. Check with your classroom teachers first!
Anyone interested in being involved in Model U.N come along to L3 at lunchtime on Thursday.
R.Rimoni, Q.Lowrey, F.Gentry and B.Morgan pleased collect your reserved Library books
Year 9 & 10 Dance. Friday 19 October at SBC. 7pm - 9.30pm $10 per ticket
Do you like Pokemon? Well every Tuesday there is a Pokemon Club, we do a vast selection of activities and next week we will be holding a Pokemon card tournament. You don’t need to have Pokemon cards to join or know anything about them, just come and have fun. H6 (Mr Logan's Room)
4. Sport
Spike Ball Tournament Wednesday 26th September at the Walter Nash Centre 3pm - 5.30pm. Come and join the fun - all players welcome!! Free pizza.

Year 7/8 Tennis: Boys interested in playing in a  "one day" competition please see Mr Karawana for more information.

Venue – Mitchell Park – Lower Hutt

Time –  Tuesday 16th October, play commences at 8.30am

Cricket - all year 9-13 students wishing to play cricket in term 4 please meet in L1 at interval on Wednesday.
Junior futsal. Final today between Blackburn Rovers and All stars. Come and see a great game of football. Weather permitting.
Senior Futsal. Round 5 will be on Thursday. Come and see the staff team platy 2 games. Finals will be tomorrow.
5. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Building Officer Cadetship on offer to a school leaver. Learn how to process consents, ensure buildings are safe and work in teams to plan how best to deal with building issues. If this appeals to you - see Ms Lomax asap
Canterbury University Accommodation Scholarship applications close this Friday, September 28th.See Ms lomax, or their website for more info.
Yr93. School Routines
D.Panapa please see Ms Kent in the Library
6. General-Junior-Teina
Boys in Ms Asquith's Year 9 reading group need to come to B13 Wednesday period 3 (after the speeches)
Yr106. General-Junior-Teina
Year 10 science extension class on at lunchtime to day in H13

10 Drama (option 3)

You have a performance this afternoon for your assessment during period 5.  Please come at the start of lunchtime to the drama room to get changed into your costume.

Natali, Ethan, Dahntay, Junior, Devon, Victor, Zach, Sam and Valerius, could you all come to B10 today interval for your resub opportunity.
Yr113. School Routines
Please can the following students return their Library books or see see Ms Kent if you wish to keep them over the holidays T.Holden, M.Conteh, Z.Van Campfort, T.Shigo, J.Hansen, J.Hobbs, L.Maluschnig and T.Richards
Yr123. School Routines
Please can the following students return their Library books or see see Ms Kent if you wish to keep them over the holidays T.Niyonzima, L.Macdonald, N.Lindstrom, J.Lopez, W.Johnson, E.Foster, R.Tuuga and C.Van Hoof
5. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Otago University Hands on Scholarship applications are due this Friday. See Ms Lomax if you are still going to apply.
Yr133. School Routines
Ms Kent is now recalling all Library books issued to yr 13 students. I.Sharma, T.Dixon, G.Pande, D.Gatkek, J.Froggatt and L.Ioane please return your books or see Ms Kent if you wish to keep them over the holidays.
5. General-Seniors-Tuakana
University course planning: Victoria will be in G1 Tuesday 25th sp 2 for course planning. Massey will be here as well.Please go to your tutor group first and vote, then come quickly to G1.
Hutt Mana Charitable Trust Scholarship: Reminder to get your 500 word statement on what you will do for energy efficiency, conservation or utilisation in your future career, to me this week.
Massey University is offering $10,000 scholarships for Maori & Pacific students doing Music or Creative Media in 2019. See me for details.

Notices printed at: 25-09-2018 09:53am