Monday 29th April to Wednesday 3rd July 2019
“Excellence in Learning. . .
. . . Christianity in Living.”
Philipians 1: 6
1 Peter 5:7
1 John 1:5
Ecclesiastes 3: 1
1 Corinthians 1:8
Psalm 147: 1
Psalm 150: 2
1 Peter 1: 7
1 Corinthians 9:24
1 Corinthians 16: 13 & 14.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the holy is understanding. Te timatanga o te whakaaro nui ko te wehi ki a Ihowa; he matauranga hoki te mohiotanga ki nga mea tapu.
1 Peter 1:22
2 Timothy 1:7
1 John 4:18
2 Peter 3:10
Matthew 11: 28
Our Easter assembly yesterday was a great way to end the term. We were treated to wonderful performances by some of our talented students, and had the powerful message of Easter shared. Our Board of Trustees elections are next term. You are invited to come to the Board meeting on May 13th to see us…
Our Education Review Office (ERO) visit has ended, with a feedback session for our Board of Trustees. The ERO team were very complimentary of our learning culture and the continuing improvements we are making. A draft report will come to the Board in 4-5 weeks, for our comment and feedback. They have left us a…
Schools need us all to step forward. Nominate yourself or someone you know to be a school trustee.
Thursday 7th February @ 6pm Join us for a picnic dinner outside the gym. Bring your picnic and drinks. We will have BBQ sausages to go with your picnic. Senior College students and their parents will have a meeting @ 7pm after the picnic.
Students Briar Larritt, Rhianna Van Bergenhenegouwen, Connor Fowke, Hayley Allan and Ebonie Ross discussed resilience and about the importance of not giving up even if things are hard. They looked at how penguins don’t give up even when they face storms and hunger. They stick together so they can protect each other and their eggs. The students…
When 12 & 13 September 2017 @ 7pm Where Forum North – Capitaine Bougainville Theatre Entry and Tickets – $10 – purchase from Forum North The massed choir festival has been a biannual event for over twenty years. This year the choir has children from Excellere College, Hurupaki, Kamo Primary, Matarau and Totara Grove…
Here is a write up about the Year 7-8 Farm Visit.
As deadlines for assessments quickly near, I am reminded of the approaching term one end. With only a week left, I have to wonder to myself: “Where did the term disappear to..?” Time flies when you’re having fun, right? Nonetheless, the year 13s, student leaders and myself have been chipping away at our assigned leadership…
Our school has a policy of students handing in their phones to the office at the beginning of the day and collecting them after school. There is no need for students to have a phone on them for learning, except in specific instances with teacher permission. Our policy is that phones will be confiscated, and…
In Luke 17: 20-21 Jesus said, “The kingdom of God is not coming with signs to be observed; nor will they say, ‘Look, here it is!’ or, ‘There it is!’ For behold, the kingdom of God is in your midst.” Dehlia, for picking up rubbish on the way back from a Merrivale visit. Emily,…
Collect the Yummy cut-out labels from bags (each cut-out label is worth 10 stickers) and individual Yummy apple stickers for our school’s share of the $200,000 free sports gear prize pool. Yummy apples are available from New World, Pak’n Save and participating Four Square stores. The more you collect, the more sports gear we get…
Fixed-term, part time teaching position for 2019. Teaching Y7-10 Food Technology and one Year 11 Hospitality class on a Tuesday only (0.2). Must actively contribute to our collaborative learning community, with a focus on cultural responsiveness and reflective practice. The ability to deliver personalised learning programmes, integrated inquiry learning, and proficiency with digital literacy is…
Day to Day Relief Teachers are required. Candidates must display an ability to maintain and enhance our Christian Special Character as a condition of appointment. Please contact the school office. Relief Teacher Application form Special Character Statement
Age Group Place Name Under 12 Girls Champion Keziah Knobel Under 12 Girls Champion Maggy Teariki Under 12 Girls Runner-Up Aimee Whitehead Under 14 Girls Champion Estelle Cullen Under 14 Girls Runner-Up Rhian Howells Under 14 Girls Second Runner-Up Jessica Dawson Under 16 Girls Champion Molly Halvorson Under 16 Girls Runner-Up Emma-Lee Atkinson Under 16…