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Junior Production for 2020

Calling Year 7-10 performers, creatives and crew. It is time to get started on the Junior Production for 2020; The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza. A hilarious mash up of Greek myths and legends AUDITIONS are Thursday 24 Sept Week 10. You need to choose either lunchtime OR 3-5pm after school in 1.2For your audition you do not need to prepare […]

Term 4 IEMs

Term 4 IEMS (Individual Education Meetings) are scheduled for Friday 25th of September & Monday the 12th of October. The IEM is the most important element of a student’s Learning Journey and it is vital that you book one. For our IEM booking process we are using the “School Interviews” system. This link should take you straight to the […]

New Director Appointment

Tēnā koutou whānau Message from the Board of Trustees – New Director Appointment Thank you for your participation in the community presentations on Friday. Your feedback helped the board during our interview and deliberation process. We are very pleased to announce that we have appointed Anita Yarwood to be our new Director from the start […]

New Director Presentations Fri 4 Sep 2020 – remote viewing instructions

Tēnā koutou whānau New Director Presentations Fri 4 Sep 2020 – remote viewing instructions A quick note for those families who sent in an  RSVP that the instructions for remote viewing of the new Director presentations were sent out this morning. Please check your email inbox or spam for these instructions.  We appreciate your support […]

Term 4 IEMS

Term 4 IEMS (Individual Education Meetings) are scheduled for Friday 25th of September & Monday the 12th of October. The IEM is the most important element of a student’s Learning Journey and it is vital that you book one. For our IEM booking process we are using the “School Interviews” system. This link should take you straight to the […]

PINS

We have completed our PINS sign up process! Please follow the link below to see what option you are in. The link will take you to a google sheet. At the bottom of the sheet are a number of tabs. If you select the tab related to the course you signed up for it will […]

Homeless Project

Hi, I’m Sabrina Robertson, a Year 7 here at Ao Tawhiti. I recently contacted the Christchurch City mission to see if they needed anything for the homeless this winter. They came back saying blankets are always appreciated. If you would like to donate blankets for the homeless around the city, I have set up a […]

Next week: Sentencing

This week sees the sentencing trial for the Christchurch mosque shooter.  We’ve had a few members of our community concerned about how this might affect the students at school.  I have contacted both the MOE and the NZ Police.  The MOE have provided schools with a number of resources to support students wellbeing and mental […]

RAMs Training Wed Aug 26

The next RAMs training session for parents will be held on Wednesday August 26th at 3:15pm. RAMs training is for parents interested in leading trips or PINs activities off site. The session will step you through the planning and safety documentation that each trip requires. If you are interested in attending the session, please RSVP […]

Student representative election for the board of trustees

Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery SchoolStudent representative election for the board of trustees Nominations are invited for the election of one student representative to the board of trustees. A nomination form and a copy of this notice are being distributed to all eligible voters on the student roll. Further nomination forms can be obtained from the […]

PINS – Sign up

We have extended the deadline for PINS sign up until tomorrow (Thursday August 20) at midday. After that we will be closing the PINS sign up form. Please check that your child has made their selection. If not they can make a choice following the link below. PINS SIGN UP FORM Please encourage your child […]