International Festival combined with Community Evening

Everyone seems to be busy, so we have decided to downsize the International Festival we had planned for mid November and combine it with our Term 4 Community Evening and Learning Celebration.

Posted: Wednesday October 14, 2015

School attendance and overseas trips

Recently there has been a great deal of talk in the media about attendance and in particular holidays taken during term time. 

Posted: Wednesday October 14, 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;

Posted: Monday September 21, 2015

2016 Term Dates

Our term dates for next year are now confirmed.

Posted: Tuesday September 15, 2015

Koru Hub End of Year Family Picnic

Tuesday 15th December

Posted: Friday September 11, 2015

IMPORTANT: Nut allergies in school

We have at least one student at Amesbury School who has a serious and potentially life threatening allergy to peanuts.

Posted: Monday August 31, 2015

ASB - Supporting Success in Schools

ASB is supporting Amesbury School, by donating $500 for new home loans over $150,000 drawn down before 31st Dec 2015.

Posted: Friday August 28, 2015

Calling all disco divas!

THIS FRIDAY (28th) is Amesbury’s Mid-Winter Christmas Disco. Come along and show us your flash dancing moves!

Posted: Sunday August 23, 2015

Student Conferences for Term 3

As we are moving towards the end of Term 3 it is now time for our second set of student conferences for 2015; these will be held on the evenings of Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th of September, with each teacher also having some day slots available across Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of that same week. 

Posted: Wednesday August 19, 2015

Book Swap 

... or you can just borrow!  Would you enjoy a good read, but no time to get to the library?  How about a book from school...

Posted: Thursday August 13, 2015

School information and requirements

Now that we've been open for 3½ years, and with our roll fast approaching 180, we thought it a good time for a few reminders… 

Posted: Thursday August 13, 2015

Our music teachers and our music lessons

A hearty welcome to Derek (your left), Tom and Felicity, our new music tutors. They are very experienced and capable musicians and tutors and we are pleased to be able to offer a broad range of music-related experiences. There are still places available if you are interested. Please see below.

Posted: Thursday August 6, 2015

Community Evening with Karen Boyes - 19 August, 2015

Karen Boyes, NZ Speaker of the Year and NZ Educator of the year, will  speak on Future-Proofing Your Child. 

Posted: Wednesday August 5, 2015

Special Education Forums

An invitation from Pauline Cleaver, Director of Education, Wellington (Sector Enablement & Support)

Posted: Wednesday August 5, 2015

Mid Winter Christmas Disco - 28th August, 2015

Fundraiser for Year 5 & 6 Camp to South Island

Posted: Wednesday August 5, 2015

Last reminder to purchase tickets for our Amesbury School Quiz Night next Sunday evening. 

Bar 1841 is prepped, the prizes are ready, the staff quiz team is waiting.....are you ready to take us on?

Posted: Sunday July 26, 2015

School Crossing Safety

We are reminding all students, parents and caregivers  of the need to use our school crossing when crossing over Amesbury Drive. It's the safest way to cross and a great model for all children to see everyone using this place to cross. 

Posted: Sunday July 26, 2015

Interested in purchasing a Chromebook?

Amesbury is purchasing a new set of Chromebooks and we are happy for any parents interested in purchasing a Chromebook for their child/ren to do so as part of our order. 

Posted: Monday July 20, 2015

School Photo Day: Tuesday 18th August. 

Inspire Photography will be heading along to Amesbury later this term to take our annual school photos. Please read on for further information about this process. 

Posted: Tuesday July 14, 2015

Don't forget - book your place at our fabulous quiz night fundraiser. 

Our quiz night fundraiser for our Year 5 and 6 camp to the South Island is drawing close. Don't forget to book your place!

Posted: Friday June 26, 2015