Northern Zone Athletics

On Monday, we took 32 students to compete at Northern Zone Athletics...and what a fantastic day we had!

Posted: Friday November 8, 2019

Junior Athletics 2019

After many weeks of practicing and organising, Athletics Day finally came around. It was great to see every student in Te Rito and Koru giving all events a confident try. Ka mau te wehi!

Posted: Wednesday November 6, 2019

Amesbury Awesomeness Awards - Term 3

The Term 3 Amesbury Awesomeness Awards were handed out at the latest Learning Celebration. Who were the recipients? ....

Posted: Wednesday November 6, 2019

Mihi Whakatau - 29 October 2019

A total of 23 students and one teacher, and their whanau were formally welcomed into the Amesbury tangata whenua last week.

Posted: Wednesday November 6, 2019

Years 3-6 Amesbury School Athletics Results

On Thursday, Harakeke students and teachers went to Newtown Park for the senior athletics day...and what a fantastic day!

Posted: Friday October 18, 2019


We sent our Amesbury Choir of 18 children to participate in the Artsplash performance at the Michael Fowler Centre on Tuesday of Week 9.

Posted: Thursday September 26, 2019

2019 St Brigid’s Kapa Haka Festival.

Approximately seventy children represented Amesbury School at the annual St Brigid’s Kapa Haka Festival on Saturday of Week 9.

Posted: Wednesday September 25, 2019

Amesbury Speech Competition

The final of the Amesbury Speech Competition was held yesterday in the Hall with the whole school in attendance and a number of parents.

Posted: Thursday September 19, 2019

'Calendar' Art Taster

Over recent days the kids have been completing their art work for the 2020 calendars, diaries, notebooks etc which will be available to parents in Term 4. (We will advise you when).

Posted: Friday September 13, 2019

Book Donation - Altrusa International of Ohariu

Altrusa International of Ohariu have generously donated a set of 'Girls Who Code' books to the school.

Posted: Thursday September 12, 2019

International Language Week

We celebrated international language week this week in the library.

Posted: Friday August 23, 2019

Inter-school Chess Tournament

Last Friday the Amesbury chess team competed at an inter-school tournament looking to qualify for the national competition.

Posted: Wednesday August 14, 2019

Mihi Whakatau - 5 August 2019

Another 24 students, including 7 short stay international students, plus 3 teachers, and their whanau were formally welcomed into the Amesbury tangata whenua earlier this week.

Posted: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Y0-3 Junior Swimming Sports

A big congratulations to all the students who participated in the junior swimming sports on Thursday 1 August at Keith Spry Pool.

Posted: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Swimming Sports Year 4-6 Results

Congratulations for a very successful Year 4-6 swimming sports this year. It was great to see students challenging themselves and all giving it their best!

Posted: Tuesday July 30, 2019

Learning Celebration

A range of emotions in a short period of time summed up our end of Term 2 Learning Celebration

Posted: Thursday July 11, 2019

Amesbury Awesomeness Awards

The 2019 Term 2 Amesbury Awesomeness Awards were handed out to some very surprised recipients at the Learning Celebration. To find out who and why - read on ....

Posted: Thursday July 11, 2019

Northern Zone Hockey

Our highly international team of year fives took part in the Y5-6 Northern Zone hockey tournament at the national stadium in Newtown.

Posted: Friday June 28, 2019

Celebrating Matariki!

Matariki is the Māori name for the cluster of stars also known as the Pleiades. It rises in mid-winter and for many Māori, it heralds the start of a new year.

Posted: Tuesday June 25, 2019

Brazilian Journalists Visit to Amesbury School

On Thursday 13 June, we were privileged to have two journalists from Brazil visiting Amesbury School.

Posted: Friday June 21, 2019