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Canteen Carnival
by Leonie Cook - Thursday, 3 September 2015, 12:08 PM
 

Canteen Carnival Wednesday 9th September 2015. 

Please drop your 30c into the student office to help raise the $250 required to see Mr Johnson shave his hair and beard at The Canteen Carnival.

Mr Johnson

 
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Waiuku College Fight For Life 2015
by Todd Malcolm - Monday, 31 August 2015, 9:31 AM
 

Get your tickets now!......They will sell out fast! We have an EPIC night of fight action planned.......starting with 2 of the best Taekwondo exponents in the country, followed by a number of staff battles, and finally our 13 Sport Studies students will enter the ring to face off. Plenty of extra's - A live band, a dance crew, silent auctions, raffles, audience participation challenges etc. Support your mates, come see your teachers battle, and most importantly come support two AMAZING charities/organisations - CANTEEN and WORLD CHALLENGE!

Thanks 

T. Kingi


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NZ cafe of the year 2015 Vote for Nick's Cafe
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 11:55 AM
 

Not only does Nick and his staff make a great coffee and excellent food, Nick attends local fundraisers for our schools, netball, soccer, rugby and sponsors many other fundraising attempts for his local community. He helps raise money for our local Kariotahi surf club and has paid for the fuel for the I.R.B's for nearly 4 years. Lets get in behind him and give him our vote.

Vote Here ->>>>   http://www.nzcafeoftheyear.co.nz/cafe/9104/nicks-cafe or txt 9104 to 3010


https://www.facebook.com/NicksCafeWaiuku?view=page&ref=bookmark

 
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Playhouse Building project -Waiuku College
by Todd Malcolm - Friday, 21 August 2015, 1:00 PM
 

This year some of our building students have entered a National building competition run by the BCITO. The challenge was to design and build a playhouse for pre schoolers.

Please support our students by voting for Waiuku College 

http://www.buildability.co.nz/vote-now/

Thanks  John Robinson ( HOF Technology )




 
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2016 option choice instructions
by Todd Malcolm - Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 10:55 AM
 

To log into the Student portal you must open your web browser (Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari) and type the following into the address bar at the top of the screen. https://student.musac.school.nz

Click Or, Manually enter your login details and enter your school email address into the email box and click on then  I don't know my edge passwordlink. An email will be sent to your email address. Follow the instructions in this email to set your password.  Your school email address is your username@my.waiuku-college.school.nz.

The email will be sent to your School Outlook account, under Student Services in Moodle.

There will be a message from MUSAC-forgotten password.  ...

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Senior exam timetable week 6 2015
by Todd Malcolm - Monday, 17 August 2015, 4:23 PM
 

WAIUKU  COLLEGE  SENIOR  EXAMS 

24th -28th August 2015

Morning exams start at 8:50am; afternoon exams at 1:00pm

Students whose subjects clash will need to see Mr Nickless ASAP to confirm an alternative time.  

Rooms to be used will be posted this week.

All seniors ( Y11/1213) have study leave for the week of exams. 

Attendance at exams is mandatory. A medical cert is required for absences.

Any senior students on school grounds need to be in full school uniform ( even when not sitting exams )


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Tearaway; The voice of NZ Youth
by Todd Malcolm - Monday, 29 June 2015, 11:16 AM
 

Welcome to Tearaway Magazine, New Zealand's longest running and widely respected youth medium! You can read the magazine and find out about relevant topics and hear the opinions of your peers or, even  better, you can become a part of the voice of New Zealand's youth! How do you do this? Open the attached page for full details on how to become a reader and/or a contributor to Tearaway Magazine.

Alternatively, ask your English teacher about how to be involved today.

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MS Office 365 and ETV streaming for free
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 25 June 2015, 2:47 PM
 

ETV media video streaming

As of last week all Y9-13 students have access to ETV content (not any R18 content e.g. Game of thrones)

You will not be able to request or book programmes for our online library.

You access ETV through your school email account: username@my.waiuku-college.school.nz where ETV have sent you a password to connect.

Students can access their outlook school email account via Moodle/student services/outlook email.

Microsoft office 365 free

You are also welcome/ entitled to activate a Microsoft 365 account ( free online word/PP/excel ) if you wish by going through Moodle/ student services/ 365 and downloading it. ( this download is best done at home or after school ) 

Any questions? please visit your student IT help desk in the IHUB 

( 1st office on the right through main doors )

 
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Well Being Apps for students
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 18 June 2015, 2:18 PM
 

Here are a couple apps that students and family can use to help with well being and managing stress.

Smiling Mind (free)

Smiling Mind is modern meditation for young people. It is a unique web and App-based program, designed to help bring balance to young lives. 

http://smilingmind.com.au/

Headspace (introduction course free)

Headspace is a gym membership for the mind. A course of guided meditation, delivered via an app or online. 

https://www.headspace.com/


 
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Staff House competition close
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 11:48 AM
 

Check out the Staff Competition graph!  It is getting tight, (points have been awarded and updated from Staff Relay race, Chess Comp, and Colour Run)