End of Year Picnic

On the last day of term, Friday the 11th of December 2020, we are intending on having our annual picnic at the playground/paddling pool in the Botanical Gardens. This will begin at 9am and finish at 1pm. Please can you arrange to have your son/daughter picked up by 1pm from the gardens.  We will have a staff member walking from the Bus Exchange at 9am […]

Graduation – Thursday 7pm

Just a reminder that we have our 2020 Graduation tomorrow night at The Piano on Armagh Street. Starts at 7pm, doors open from 6.30pm Graduating students should be there by 6.30pm. If you can’t make it tomorrow, here’s the live feed for you to watch… The stream should be live from 6.50pm https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoxfhKb4EXNNwKayugd4mOg

Graduation 2020…

Thursday, November 5 is our graduation! This event is one of the absolute highlights of the year. Graduation is our chance to farewell our leavers, hear each of their stories and wish them well on their next step. This year we’re thrilled to announce that graduation will take place at the Piano. We’re set for a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

School Ski Trips 2020

Number 2 12th August 2020 – bus leaves South City approx 6.15 am  Number 3 26th August 2020 – bus leaves South City 8.00 am  Number 4 9th Sept 2020  – bus leaves South City 8.00 am  Number 5 23rd Sept 2020  – bus leaves South City 8.00 am  Sign up for 12th August closes […]

3.1 & 3.2 choices

The descriptors for 3.1 & 3.2 classes are now available for the students to browse and choose from. https://lms.aotawhiti.school.nz/?q=timetable&field_year_tid=7386&field_term_tid=68&term_node_tid_depth=All We do want students to make selections next week with their HBLA for both 3.1 and 3.2 classes. These will be collected by HBLAs next week so please come prepared with your class choices.

Contact Tracing…

One of the current requirements for schools across NZ is to be able to Contact Trace all of the people who come onto a school site. We need to meet this requirement. If you intend to come onto the school site for any reason you will need to provide your details. With that in mind […]

Lockdown Surveys…

This week, we are surveying parents/caregivers and whānau, as well as Learning Advisors and students. We’d like to capture our school community’s experiences of working remotely over the last six weeks.  Our goal is to capture the benefits and the challenges of operating remotely to help us move forward and improve as a school. Your […]