Celebrate the All Blacks - wear your All Blacks' gear to school on Friday

Friday is a very special day as we celebrate the return of our conquering heroes. Students are welcome to come to school dressed in their All Blacks gear or as their favourite All Black.

Posted: Wednesday November 4, 2015

Powhiri postponed due to All Blacks' Parade

The powhiri due to be held this Friday to welcome new students to Amesbury School has been postponed because many students will be attending the parade. We will let you know when we have rescheduled.

Posted: Wednesday November 4, 2015

Wellington Parade for the victorious All Blacks.

Go and support the All Blacks as they bring the Webb Ellis Cup home for the third time. 

Posted: Tuesday November 3, 2015

Amesbury School Walking Bus is up and running again

With the welcoming of favourable walking weather it's time to rev up the engines of the walking bus.

Posted: Tuesday October 27, 2015

Consultation Week - how to contribute to the development of Amesbury School

Week four is consultation week. This means we want to engage in a conversation with you about the ongoing development of the school. We are keen to hear from as many of you as possible, so we have designed a range of ways for you to contribute to the conversation. See the consultation programme below and get involved!

Posted: Thursday October 22, 2015

Easy access to information @Amesbury School

Our new website is a full communication package that contains static and changing information and allows you to access information the way you want. This brief explanation about the ways you might use it will help you. Please do read.

Posted: Thursday October 22, 2015

Newspaper needed!

If you have any spare newspapers, please bring them in for us to use today and next week - thanks!

Posted: Friday October 16, 2015

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