Timetable for the last few days of term.

Our 2015 school year is rapidly drawing to a close. Here is an overview of what's on for the last few days of the school year.

Posted: Tuesday December 8, 2015

New uniform items for 2016?

If you require any new uniform items for next year, please let us know as soon as possible so that we can ensure we have sufficient stock.

Posted: Tuesday December 8, 2015

Confirming teachers in learning teams for 2016.

Now that we have confirmed appointments for next year, we can announce the teachers in each of our three learning teams for 2016. 

Posted: Thursday December 3, 2015

Library Books for Summer

Looking forward to relaxing with a book by the river, beach or pool?  Come in and get a good collection of books before the last day of school.

Posted: Thursday December 3, 2015

Pick up of students - safety concerns

With the growing numbers of students and the congestion this is causing at pick up  time, some unsafe practices have become common place. This article is intended to make our expectations very clear to ensure the safety of our students and a calmer and  efficient pick up.

Posted: Friday November 27, 2015

Important - Changes to Hubs for 2016

Due to current roll growth and expected roll growth, we have had to make changes to the way our school is organised. Te Rito will be a new "hub" within the Koru Hub building. Read on to find out more about this. 

Posted: Thursday November 26, 2015

Are you a cycling enthusiast?

We're starting to plan and explore ideas for the bike riding, pump and skills tracks at Amesbury School... 

Posted: Monday November 23, 2015

International Community Celebration happening here on Friday 5.30-7.30pm - all welcome

Come along for dinner and a show at Amesbury School.  We've got student walk-through expos, Indian dance, cultural dress parade, music and fabulous food!  

Posted: Wednesday November 18, 2015

Scholastic Book Fair

Volunteers needed for next week's book fair. Books can be viewed and purchased from Thursday 19th to Tuesday 24th November. Great stocking fillers for christmas. 

Posted: Tuesday November 10, 2015

International Community Celebration

2 weeks to go ... put it in the diary!  Friday 20th November...

Posted: Friday November 6, 2015

Purchase your own Chromebook

Amesbury School is placing an order for school Chromebooks. If you would like to consider purchasing a unit as part of this order, read on. 

Posted: Thursday November 5, 2015

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