Parents taking photographs or filming at school events - what do you think?

We are wanting to know what you think about whether parents should be able to video or photograph at school events. If so, under what conditions?

Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2019

Feeling safe priority after 15 March traumatic events

This article outlines the approach we are taking this week to ensure students feel safe at Amesbury School. It also outlines a plan by year 6 students to show that we stand with those most affected by the tragedy.

Posted: Monday March 18, 2019

School Notices - 13 March 2019

What's coming up ....

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019


We have had reports chickenpox in both Harekeke and Koru Hubs. Here is some information on this condition...

Posted: Monday March 11, 2019

Student Conferences Term 1, 2019

Amesbury School will be holding our first round of student conferences in the final week of this term.

Posted: Friday March 8, 2019

School Notices - 6 March 2019

What's coming up ....

Posted: Wednesday March 6, 2019

Nits and Head Lice: Still a Problem

Unfortunately, we are still getting reports of nits/head lice. Please recheck the whole family and take the following actions ....

Posted: Monday March 4, 2019

School Notices - 27 February 2019

Keep informed about what's happening at Amesbury over the next week ....

Posted: Wednesday February 27, 2019

First Aid Kits - School Fundraiser

Is it time to update your emergency kit at home? Do you need a first aid kit for your car, caravan or bach? Order now from school and help fundraise

Posted: Monday February 25, 2019

Amesbury School Board of Trustees Meeting

The next meeting of the Board of Trustees is being held: Wednesday, 27 February, 2019 at 5.30pm in the Meeting Room, Amesbury School

Posted: Monday February 25, 2019

Day Trip to the National Arts Festival

Capital E are hosting schools at the National Arts Festival. Wellington schools are fortunate enough to get a bargain price to attend two or three shows in one day!

Posted: Friday February 22, 2019

School Notices - 20 February 2019

What's happening at school over the next week....

Posted: Wednesday February 20, 2019


Two of our students are in the lead of the lantern competition. Get online and vote and get all the whanau (extended family) to vote. Win a trip for you and your child to Singapore plus $1000 for the school art budget.

Posted: Wednesday February 20, 2019

Nits and Head Lice Checks

We have had reports of nits/head lice in Koru Hub. To help prevent the spread in school, it is important everyone checks their whole family and treat asap if either are found...

Posted: Wednesday February 20, 2019

School Open Morning

Parents are invited to come in and see learning in action at our Open Morning, Tuesday, 26 March, 2019

Posted: Wednesday February 20, 2019

Movin' March is starting soon!

Throughout March students are encouraged to WOW (walk or wheel) to school, so get ready to get moving!

Posted: Wednesday February 20, 2019

School Notices - 13 February 2019

What's happening this week....

Posted: Wednesday February 13, 2019

2019 School Costs

Start of year school fees are now available for payment via the online shop.

Posted: Tuesday February 12, 2019

Scholastic Book Club

Orders are now open. Look out for a Scholastic Book Club brochure coming home this week.

Posted: Tuesday February 12, 2019

Recapitation Survey - follow the link below and let us know what you think.

Recapitation is the term for a school changing from year 1 - 6 (contributing school) to year 1 - 8 (full primary). The Board of Trustees wants to know what level of support there is for applying (once again) for recapitation.

Posted: Monday February 11, 2019