We have salvation in the Lord, through Jesus Christ

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…

from Stuart Savage

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…

Kingdom Glimpses

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,…

We are a lighthouse for the Lord

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…

Senior Athletics results

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…

The Yummy Fruit Company

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…

Kingdom Glimpses

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.”  This week Mrs Kelly An, from Kings Supermarket, for making donations to our canteen.  “But…

We are all His children, wrapped in His love

Next week we will have the Education Review Office (ERO) visiting us. It has been three years since their last visit and we are looking forward to sharing our continuing journey  with them. We will welcome them with a pōwhiri at 10.30 Monday morning, and then they will spend three days talking with our staff, …