School notices 30 November - 6 December

By Chris Waugh | Posted: Wednesday November 29, 2017

Everything you need to know around and about school for the next week.

School camps

School camps start this week, with the Year 5s and 6s off to the South Island for the week, Year 3s and 4s camping on Thursday and Friday, and the Year 0s, 1s, and 2s next week.

Surf Life Saving

Surf Life Saving also starts this week. Details here.

Book fair

A big thank you for all your awesome support at the Book Fair. We had lots of fun and will be able to buy some beautiful new books for the library.

Lunch orders

There will be no lunch orders in week 9. Today was the final day for Subway lunch orders, so next week there will be lunch orders on Tuesday, 5 December, Thursday, 7 December, and Friday, 8 December. The final day for lunch orders is Friday, 8 December. 

If you have pre-ordered lunches for days your children are away from school or the final week of term, please cancel those orders.

Learning Celebration

This term's learning celebration is coming up on Tuesday, 12 December, from 1:30pm to 3pm. Details to come...

Final day

The final day for this term is Thursday, 14 December. It will be a fun day, with a sausage sizzle, and ends at 1pm. Details to come...


Please remember if your child is going to be absent to submit an absence form on the website or email the office to let us know. If you are travelling overseas, please email your child's whānau teacher, the office, and the principal well in advance.

Leaving at the end of the year?

We are now looking at our groupings for next year. If you know that your child will not be attending Amesbury School next year, please let the office know.

School starts on Tuesday 30 January 2018. All 2018 term dates are outlined on our website.

Lunch orders

Lunch orders are available Tuesday to Friday. Please put your order in by 8:45am on the day of the order. Full details here.

Dates for your diary

See all the term events here, plus handy links to event information.

Kelly Club and Kelly Sports

Check here for information about upcoming Kelly Club holiday programmes and Kelly Sports for Term 1 next year.

Churton Park Kindy Fair

10am to 2pm on Saturday 9th December. Stalls, Gift ideas, Second hand clothing, Baking, Sweets, Sausage Sizzle, Raffles, Face Painting, Kindy Performance at 11am. To apply for a stall please contact Rachelle on [email protected] or 021664179