High Five Awards - Term 4, Week 2 (19-23 October 2…

Congratulations to all students who received a High Five Award in Week 2.

Tuesday October 27, 2015

Welcome to our new students

A warm Amesbury School welcome to the following students who have joined us in the last couple of weeks:

Monday October 26, 2015

New website launched

Amesbury School's new website went live last night. It integrates Hail and now provides a one stop shop for all communication need...

Thursday October 22, 2015

Thursday afternoon - Maths!

In Harakeke we have been exploring activities that develop an awareness of volume and mass  - lots of concentration and fun!

Thursday October 22, 2015

Great start for Amesbury futsal boys 

After an initial struggle, the year four Amesbury boys' team quickly found their futsal feet and won by 14.1. What a great effort!

Wednesday October 21, 2015

Response to article – “Top schools give multi-mill…

I don’t normally read the Sunday papers, but when someone told me about the article on the front page of the Sunday Star Times ove...

Monday October 19, 2015

High Five Awards Week 1, Term 4 (12-16 October 201…

Congratulations to all students who received a High Five award in week 1;

Monday October 19, 2015

Harakeke Athletics Day

It was very grey and gloomy but the weather held out long enough so we could complete all events.

Saturday October 17, 2015

Extending our knowledge of the world

This afternoon the kids heard a myth about St George and the Dragon... 

Friday October 16, 2015

The Amazing Roddy and his Nightmare!

Student Roddy O'Connor is the lead character in the production of NIGHTMARE.

Thursday October 15, 2015

Welcome to our new students

Eight new students have joined  us since the beginning of this term;

Thursday October 15, 2015

Athletics day at Newtown Park 

In spite of threatening weather, there were some great performances by students at Newtown Park.

Tuesday October 13, 2015

Learning to use our toolbox of self belief

Yesterday morning we were lucky to have Te Hamua Nikora deliver a dynamic, inspirational and motivational talk to our tamariki...

Tuesday October 13, 2015

Track Building Working Bee - Sat 10th October at 1…

Are you free for a few hours on Saturday and want to help us finish the track through the harakeke bushes? 

Tuesday October 6, 2015

Dear Paddington Bear...

Koru Hub enjoyed having a visitor and helping him plan his next adventure around the world.

Thursday September 24, 2015

Bikes in Schools application submitted by Amesbury…

Amesbury School's application is now in for the next round of the WCC's Bikes in Schools project.

Wednesday September 23, 2015

Your school needs you!

Amesbury School is hoping to hold an International Festival week 16 - 20th November. However, it will not happen without community...

Wednesday September 23, 2015

Harakeke storms the Abel Tasman.

We had a fabulous day walking in the Abel Tasman National Park today. 

Tuesday September 22, 2015

2 minutes of brushing

The mouth - just one of the many interesting things we learned about this term...

Tuesday September 22, 2015

End of Term 3 - Housekeeping

As we approach the end of term 3, there are a few things we'd like to draw your attention to;

Monday September 21, 2015

Day One of our South Island Camp

A bumpy start to our camp with quite a rough crossing across the strait. However, we're here and all settled in now. 

Monday September 21, 2015