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Friday 24-May-2019

All Year Levels1. Prayer

Timetable - Week A

LOVE GOD, SELF, OTHERS : FOCUS FOR THE WEEK - PB4L - Treat our relief teachers with respect, and be helpful and supportive so they can do the job our teachers need them to do while they are away.

Gospel value for this week – COMPASSION – E Te Atua, Please make sure we all have enough energy to focus on our studies and have the compassion and self control we need to love and be kind to everyone we meet today . Amen Anon

2. Special Character

UNIFORM - congratulations to everyone for looking great in your uniform. This week teachers will be giving out PB4Ls for excellent uniform and grooming. This Friday we will draw 10 canteen vouchers for best dressed.

Uniform winners for weeks 1 and 2 were - Liam Aitken, Ben Cummins, Jacob Harris, Miguel Herrera, Jonathan Kirkland, Christopher McLaughlin, Harrison Raynor, Earth Sandoval, Raniera Wichman, Ethan Windle see ET for your canteen voucher.


OPEN DAY this coming Saturday 10am to 2pm. REMIND FRIENDS AND FAMILY OF THE DAY IF THEY WOULD LIKE TO SEND THEIR SONS TO SBC. School finishes 1.15pm TODAY so we can set up the classrooms. Wainui buses will be available at the usual time. If you want to go home earlier you will need to catch public buses. REMEMBER go home, no visiting other schools, if you are down in the Hutt make sure you represent our college neatly in your uniform and are respectful in your behaviour.

3. School Routines
Reading Challenge Term 2 - 6 weeks to go to be in the draw for movie vouchers. 1 completed entry in the jar, another 22 entries in progress. You can enter as many times as you like. Keep reading boys!

The aluminium can drive is back - From 6th May - 1st July.

Donate any empty aluminium can such as V, Live and Red Bull to the blue bin outside Mr Karawana's office. Any big bags of cans can be placed in C1.

This is a fundraiser for mental health awareness, so please donate as much as you possibly can!

Any questions see Dallas Serj (Y12)

Spanish Club is going strong, thanks to all of you who dropped by during the first couple of weeks! We meet in B11 every Wednesday lunch, bring your lunch and learn some Spanish with lots of activities and games along the way.
Missing books from the Library - if anyone has 'Drifting with Mad Mike' please could you see Ms Kent in the Library thanks!
ICAS Sitting Dates Years 7 and 8 Monday Period 3 in C6 Years 9 and 10 Monday Period 2 in B11 Years 11,12 and 13 - Tuesday Period 1 in C11 These dates may alter so keep checking these notices for any changes.
4. Sport
RUGBY Saturday 25 May Wellington Premiership SBC First XV vs. Aotea at Aotea College, kick off is at 2.30 pm Good luck team.
RUGBY Saturday 25 May Premier 4- Onslow Cup SBC Second XV vs. Upper Hutt 2XV at Upper Hutt, kick off is at 1.00 pm Good luck team.
RUGBY Saturday 25 May Under 15s Fr Gus Hill Cup SBC 1 Bye
RUGBY Saturday 25 May Under 15s Div 3 SBC 2 vs. St Pat's Wellington at HOME, St Bernard's College, kick off is at 10.00 am. Good luck team.
Football. Meeting in C6 at interval today. Please be prompt. Cheers.

Basketball: Senior Basketball games on Friday are as follows.

Senior A's vs Silverstream 2 at Home 6.00

Senior B's vs St Pat's Town, away 6.00, meet by the van at 4.30.

SBC 1 - Team Blake vs HVHS, away 5.30

SBC 2 - Team Dallas vs S/Stream, away 5.30

SBC 3 - Team Ronnie vs S/Stream Thunder, away 5.30

SBC 4 - Team Ivan vs S/Stream Breakers, away 4.30, Meet outside the Chapel, the van will transport you.(3.30 departure)

All of the other teams will need to find there own way to your game.

No year 7 and 8 rugby today
5. General-Seniors-Tuakana

Year 12 and 13 Ball is on Saturday 10 August in the Oceania room at Te Papa from 7.30pm to 12pm. Deposits of $25 are required to book 1 or 2 tickets (deadline 28 June) Letters will be available for Thursday tutor time.

Gateway Programme - MITO ShiftUp is is a new road transport programme for secondary school students to learn about the industry, with credits towards NCEA and an introduction to the workforce. It is a mixture of theory eLearning and practical workplace learning. If you are keen to find out more check out their website at and see Mr Bishop in the Careers Office room B8. Enrolments for MITO ShiftUp open Monday 13 May 2019.
A1 Driving Lessons - Please make a note that NEXT WEEKS schedule is: Tuesday 28 May 2019: Alex Chalaron-Rogers & Aldre Rosario. This is your last lesson. Thursday 30 May 2019: Mitchell Bishop & Denzel Parker.
any Year12/13 interested in techie careers? The Chorus Gateway applications are open bnow. See Ms Lomax or Mr Bishop for details
Yr83. School Routines
C. Cartmell-Vaalepu - your reserved Library book is ready to collect.
Yr94. Sport
Can the Junior Cert Debating Team please meet in M2 at Interval today, thanks
Yr106. General-Junior-Teina
Year 10 science group on today at lunchtime in H13
Yr125. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Gateway The Warehouse Red Shirts Programme - Junior Joe & Mark Tupu for next week only your Gateway placement day will be TUESDAY 28 May 2019 due to the College photographs on Thursday. Your usual day will then be Thursday from 6 June 2019. See Mr Bishop in Careers on Monday if you have any questions.
Yr135. General-Seniors-Tuakana
Free Visit Scholarship available for Year 13 considering going to Otago for Humanities subjects. see Ms Lomax for details.

Notices printed at: 24-05-2019 09:42am