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by Judith Coe - Saturday, 29 April 2017, 8:26 PM

All boys that are 70kgs and over and wanting to play for the 1st XV. 

This week you have trainings Monday and Wed after school, come with all your gear and meet by the roller door of the Gym. 

Your first game is this Thursday vs Paeroa College at Hauraki North 
Rugby Club. 5pm kick off.  All details of this game will be given at traning. 

If you cannot attend this training on Monday please see Mr North or Mrs Coe. 

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by Judith Coe - Saturday, 29 April 2017, 8:23 PM

All boys playing Football , your first training is Monday  1st May after school 3.30pm

Pleasse bring your training geat, boots etc and meet Coach Mr Lieder and Mr kIng by the common room. 

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Y12 SPORT Camp postponed
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 27 April 2017, 2:35 PM

Y12 Sport & Outdoor Education Message - Camp Adair Trip is once again POSTPONED.

The camp have still not been given clearance to reopen as a result of the severe flooding in March. As it is still not safe to reopen, our trip has once again been postponed. It will be a normal school day for day one of term. Camp Adair sends their sincere apologies for the postponement.

Thanks Jason Hammersley 

HOF Physical Education

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Term 2 Room changes for Science block redevelopment
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 10:48 AM

Class room changes for Term 2:

NI           P3 to D9
NR          S7 to T1
JH          stays in F5
NH         S1 to C9
BU          S3 to C1
WI          S4 to C2
CP          S5 to P3
PA          S6 to F1

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Academic Counselling
by Todd Malcolm - Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 2:40 PM

All students and their CG should have had an interview by now.

You should have set your goals (Y9-13), and shared your AC folder on One drive with your AC mentor (Y9-11)

Your AC folder should have 2 documents in it.

  1. Learner profile word doc ( start filling out the first few pages when you have spare time....)
  2. Yr level AC booklet ( You should have completed the first 12 pages )

Both document templates are available in the Navigation bar on Moodle front page..

Any Questions? See your AC mentor.

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House leader board 2017 Term 1
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 6 April 2017, 3:08 PM

Here is the latest house points graph. This is after 3 events.  Swimming, Athletics & Environmental Week. 

Environmental week has now finished and the results are as follows

Crammed Square -     Kauri 1st Rimu 2nd  Totara 3rd Matai 4th

Rubbish collection -    Totara 1st Kauri 2nd Rimu 3rd Matai 4th

House Gardens -         Matai 1st Totara 2nd  Rimu 3rd  Kauri 4th

Overall placings for the week.   Totara 730pts  Matai 730pts Kauri 690pts Rimu 680pts

The Post came out and took photos of the beach clean-up and we had special guest garden judge, Doug from The Native Plant.

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UE - how do I get it?
by Todd Malcolm - Friday, 10 March 2017, 1:21 PM

University Entrance (UE) is the minimum requirement to go to a New Zealand university. To qualify you will need:

  • NCEA Level 3
  • Three subjects - at Level 3, made up of:
  • Literacy - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of:
    • 5 credits in reading
    • 5 credits in writing
  • Numeracy - 10 credits at Level 1 or above, made up of:
    • achievement standards - specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects, or
    • unit standards - package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627- all three required).

If in doubt see your Dean or Careers staff

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by Judith Coe - Monday, 6 March 2017, 7:22 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, to the following girls that have been selected into this years 1st XI Girls Football Team. 

Mere Asafo,  Breanna Mercer,   Sage Allen,   Jayden Watts,   Mali-Marie Newman, 

Britney Cunningham-Lee, Frances Good, Renee Jensen, Maia Panchia, Livy Jordan, 

Breanna Hagan, Molly Toner, Jade Thomson and Toni. 

Your Coach for 2017 is Desiree Rickard and Manager Keli Toner. 

Your first training is this Thursday 9th March 3.45, meet outside Gym Steps. 

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Depression Help Resources
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 10:15 AM

Depression Help Resources

Mike King

teenagers guide to depression


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Treaty of Waitangi
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 9 February 2017, 11:49 AM

Please click on this link to view a video on the Treaty of Waitangi


Mr Vanderlaan