By John Murrihy | Posted: Wednesday March 6, 2019
What's coming up ....
Miniball (basketball) 2019 - Years 3-4: We need you!
We have a few spots left available in our years 3-4 team. So if you want to play miniball (basketball) for Amesbury School in 2019 please follow the link, read the information and sign up as soon as possible. For additional information contact Georgia at [email protected].
Te Rito and Koru Hubs would welcome any donations of newspapers for our iTime, myTime and communications projects. You could give these to any teacher in Te Rito or Koru Hub. Thank you.
Board Games Wanted
Do you have any board games at home that are not being used (or know someone that does)? Do they have all their pieces and are fully playable? If so - we would love to have them if you no longer do. Please send any games to Lisa in Harakeke Hub.
Scholastic Book Club: change of closing date
The scholastic book club order date has now been changed to this Friday, 8 March. Please get your orders in before then. Any questions or queries please see Chrissy in the library.
Lost and Found
Please see Rachel at the office if these items belong to you/your child
The new system of returning named uniform items etc. to students seems to be working! Please help us keep lost property to a minimum by
Second hand clothing (these can be invoiced to your account)Winter Beanies $15 (3 left)Fleeces $20-$40 (sizes 4, 6 & 8)Skirts and Skorts (various sizes) $10 and $20Long sleeved black tops (various sizes) $5
Drama Holiday Programme - Drama Remedy
Drama Remedy holiday programme will be 3 days of activities from 15-17 April. Learn the fundamentals of Drama & Speech – voice, body, movement and use of space through fun group activities.
Experience a workshop on Rhythmic Gymnastics and Yoga for children.
(Drama Remedy is run by Maneesha who also teaches Amesbury's Speech & Drama, and Communication Skills co-curricular classes).
Marsden Open Morning
You are invited to the Samuel Marsden Collegiate School Karori Open Morning on Wednesday 20 March, any time between 8.48am and 12pm. The Principal’s address is 9am-9.15am. This is a great opportunity to see the Marsden campus, to explore the benefits of an all-girls education and to find out about Marsden’s Visible WellbeingTM approach and future-focused learning programmes. There will be staff and students to talk to and the girls look forward to showing you around. For more information and to register visitmarsden.school.nz/experience
Scholarships - Marsden School Year 7 Academic Scholarships for entry in 2020 are open, applications close 16 May. You can find more information and apply online.
If you have any questions or would like a personal tour please call Marsden's Enrolment Registrar Sonia Stinson 04 476 8707.