Digital technologies curriculum content consultation process

Last week, the Ministry of Education closed off the digital technologies curriculum consultation process, with the release of three key reports...and Amesbury played a part!

Posted: Sunday November 19, 2017

Community Evening

Students and parents alike were enthralled with our performers and the delicious food at our Term 4 Community Evening on Wednesday.

Posted: Friday November 17, 2017

Amesbury Achievements

Let's take a few moments to celebrate recent successes of some of our Amesbury students

Posted: Wednesday November 8, 2017


In the first two weeks of this term we have run our Senior (Years 3 - 6) and Junior (Years 0 - 2) Athletics. Full lists of results are attached to this article.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017


Enjoy this short video in which Nethmi, Tisha, Shruthi, Siddhesh, and Lopa introduce Diwali, an important celebration for our Indian community.

Posted: Thursday October 26, 2017

Year 0, 1 & 2 End of Year Camp, 7th-8th December 

The end of year camps are fast approaching! Our exciting end of year junior camp will consist of two parts: a fun active day at ASB arena and the opportunity for an overnight stay. We will camp overnight at school, sleeping marae-style in the hub. Here is the overview of the two days

Posted: Thursday October 19, 2017

"Cans for Good" - Salvation Army Food Bank collection

This year we are participating in Wattie's Cans for Good, helping to fill up Salvation Army foodbanks in the lead up to Christmas

Posted: Tuesday October 17, 2017

Term 4 Information

Kia ora koutou. Welcome to the final term of the 2017 school year. We hope you have all had a lovely break with family and friends, and are ready for our final fun-filled term. This email contains some basic admin information about Term 4, along with details about our Term 4 inquiry and school events.

Posted: Thursday October 12, 2017

ASTV Pilot Episode Take 2

For all those who want to watch the video but found no link on the school blog.

Posted: Friday September 29, 2017

Introducing Amesbury School Television

Here is the pilot episode of Amesbury School Television, ASTV.

Posted: Friday September 29, 2017

New Student!

A big welcome to Oliver who recently started school and joined the Te Rito Hub.

Posted: Friday September 29, 2017

Year 3 and 4 Camp - Term 4, 2017

As we rush through the year, we are sending out the information for our Year 3 and 4 end of year camp, which will take place from Thursday 30th of November to Friday 1st of December. 

Posted: Friday September 29, 2017

Board of Trustees Update

The Board of Trustees has conducted an online meeting over the past few days. Here is an update on what was covered.

Posted: Wednesday September 27, 2017

Amesbury Awesomeness Awards and Learning Celebration

Today the school celebrated the awesomeness shown by three of our students this term and held the Learning Celebration to show our Amesbury whanau the great work our students have been doing.

Posted: Wednesday September 27, 2017

Rebecca's message

Rebecca has a message for everybody about the wetlands.

Posted: Friday September 22, 2017

Kelly Club Holiday programme

The school holidays are rapidly approaching! Kelly Club runs a holiday programme at Amesbury School.

Posted: Friday September 22, 2017

Holiday Writing Camp

Does your child love to write stories? Do they dream of being an author?

Posted: Friday September 22, 2017

Little Gardens

Gardening Elective Term 4

Posted: Thursday September 21, 2017

Board meeting

This month, the Board will meet for a short virtual (online) meeting. 

Posted: Thursday September 21, 2017

Look who's in the Independent Herald! 

Gemma's Gardening and Environmental Group and their new beehive feature on page 15 of yesterday's Independent Herald

Posted: Wednesday September 20, 2017