Waiuku College News

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2018 International Science Opportunities for Year 12/13
by Todd Malcolm - Monday, 19 February 2018, 12:13 PM

2018 International Science Opportunities for Year 12 and Year 13 students

Mr North 

Waiuku College Science

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Mini Newsletter – He Panui Iti
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 2:25 PM

Powhiri 2018

Many thanks to all the parents and family members who attended the Powhiri at the college Marae on Tuesday morning to support our new students on their first day.  With all year levels starting classes on Wednesday we are now fully into our teaching timetable.

Teacher Supply

We are happy to start the year fully staffed with classroom teachers and are in the process of appointing a new Deputy Principal and a new Guidance Counsellor – hopefully before the end of this term.

Long Weekend – Waitangi

Along with many other schools we will be closed on the Monday before Waitangi Day, Tuesday February 6th to allow a 4 day long weekend for our families.

Late Start Tuesday Mornings

From Week 3 (after Waitangi week) onwards we will be starting classes later at 9.25am on Tuesday mornings.  This is to allow professional learning workshops to take place ...

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2018 Powhiri
by Leonie Cook - Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 10:22 AM

Photos from the 2018 Powhiri are now available in The Media Gallery. to access click on the link in the Left Hand column.  

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Start of year 2018
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 14 December 2017, 11:02 AM

Start of year 2018

Tuesday 16th Jan - Office open / IT dept available for BYOD set up in IHub

Wednesday 24th - Peer support training for Y12-13 students and Y9 Form teachers. 

Thursday 25 and Friday 26th - Teacher only days

Tuesday 30th Jan - Y9 and Y13  8.40am - meet in Quad before Powhiri

Wednesday 31st Jan - All year levels in at 8.40am

Y10, Y11 & 12 to assembly areas with Deans/SLT

Y10 to Hall; Y11 to Gym 1; Y12 to Gym 2

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Junior Prizegiving 2017
by Todd Malcolm - Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 8:05 AM

Dear Parents\Caregivers

Junior Prizegiving 2017  

Thursday 7th  december

End of School for Year 9 & 10 Students

Junior Prizegiving is being held on Thursday 7th December at 11.30am, in the school hall. 

Students are allowed to leave at the end of the prizegiving, but school buses will be running at normal times. 

Parents and family\whanau of junior students who are receiving awards are welcome to attend.

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Senior Prize-giving 1.30pm Tuesday 7th November
by Todd Malcolm - Monday, 6 November 2017, 7:52 AM

Junior students will be released from school this Tuesday at 12.15pm, so that that staff can attend the Senior Prize-giving.

School buses will run at the normal time

The Ihub/ Library will be open for junior students wishing to study for their upcoming Exams ( Thursday 9th- Tuesday 14th )

Kind regards

Todd Malcolm

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Y13 Sports Studies'Laser tag
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 19 October 2017, 12:47 PM

Who: Year 13 sport studies class

When: Tuesday 24th octocber 2017, 3:45-7:30 approx.

What: Laser Tag

Where: Megazone, Mt Wellington Auckland

Why: Event Management Assessment

Cost: $24 (2 Games)




Rory Lord

Promotions Officer 

13C Sport Studies Event Planning Committee

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Y13 Sports Studies' Paintball trip
by Todd Malcolm - Thursday, 19 October 2017, 12:10 PM


When: Thursday 26th October 4:30pm

Cost: $50

Food included in cost

Teams of 5 will compete in all-out war for  bragging rights  

Kind Regards,

Ryan Parker 

Promotions Officer

13E Sport Studies Event Planning Committee 

Waiuku College

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BOT student Rep elections
by Todd Malcolm - Friday, 29 September 2017, 1:51 PM







Student Representative                           Votes

BAIRD Connor                                               70

CURREY Caleb                                             39

HANNA-BATTY James                                95

JANSEN VAN RENSBURG Marius             10

KAIHAU Mauriora                                          27

KERR James                                                  33

MOORE Natalie                                           146

OHMS Cody                                                    36

THOMPSON Tremayne                                22

Invalids                                                              5


I hereby declare Natalie MOORE duly elected.


B Perry

Returning Officer.

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House tally after Haka competition
by Todd Malcolm - Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 7:59 AM

We have 1 competition left. 

Tug – O – War worth 300 points.  This means that Kauri, Totara & Rimu all still have a chance to win, and Matai can be a major player in upsetting.

Tug – O – War competition will happen early in term 4.



Points for Haka competition  

Matai - 500pts

Totara - 450pts

Kauri - 410pts

Rimu - 380pts

Spirit Shield winners - Matai