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Wednesday 13 April

posted 12 Apr 2016, 20:18 by Teora Jennings
U15 Rugby Team are to attend a meeting at lunchtime today in the small gym.
Tennis Rackets and Summer sport uniforms are to be returned to the sports office this week.
Team lists have been put up at the sports office for jnr badminton, jnr girls basketball, snr boys basketball, & netball. If you missed the trials and want to play winter sport please see Mrs Manuel 
Sport Socks are now available at the sports office for $10. Students that have paid for socks can collect these at the sports office.

Junior Boys & Girls Basketball
Trials/Trainings for THIS week are as follows:
JUNIOR BOYS - TUESDAY & FRIDAY 4.30 - 530/6pm. Boys who did not attend last Fridays trial MUST attend tomorrow's trial otherwise you will not be considered for any team. If you also have rugby training, please see Ms. Shaw and we will try and work something out with the rugby and bball coaches.
JUNIOR GIRLS - THURSDAY 3.30 - 5pm. Can ALL girls please see Ms Shaw by the END OF TODAY, there is an opportunity to play in a one day tournament this saturday at Wainui High but need to know if there will be enough players to field a team.

X-Roads Event 
Safe Hutt Valley and partners held an event in 4 May, Term 2, 2016 to educate young drivers, and promote good choices around alcohol and drugs.
Wednesday 4 May – Naenae College 300 students 11-13 students to be advised.

Poly Club Practices 
This week: Tues lunch, Wed and Fri after school. Please be on time. Poly Club Leaders, make sure you're there first. New members welcome.

Mentors and prefects to meet in the wharekai after period 3 at 12pm

Free Audiobook Downloads
If you would like to download some free audiobooks over the holidays check out the library noticeboard or go to 

There are some really good titles that you would normally have to pay big bucks for, both fiction and non fiction titles.

Weltec Short Courses
Weltec are offering the following courses in Term2 in Petone

1: Bricklaying/ Paving and landscaping - 5 Fridays 
2: House Painting - 5 Fridays
3: Tourism - level 3 with 6 credits - 5 Fridays
4: Business and IT - level 3 with 6 credits - 5 Fridays
Come to the Careers Office asap if you would like to apply for a course for next term

Police Preparation Course
Te Wananga o Aotearoa is offering a 2 day Police preparation course early next term in Porirua. You will learn about the day to day activities of a police officer and what it takes to get into The Royal NZ Police College. See Ms Burton in the Careers Office for more information.

Army Defence Experience Day
The Defence force are holding an Experience Day on Wed 27 April in the school holidays. at Davis Field in Trentham. You would have a chance to experience the skills and activities carried out by the Defence Force. You must apply on line this week. See Ms Burton in the Careers Office to find out how to apply.

Russell McVeagh Mentoring
Would all students who applied for the Russell McVeagh Mentoring Programme see Ms Burton in the Careers Office today please

Lost Property
A pair of black frame prescription glasses have been handed in to the sports office.
The lost property box has lots of clothing items including pair of school shorts; girls school shirt; 3 x jerseys; casual jackets and hoodies. Come to the office at morning tea or lunchtime to check for lost items.

A black samsung S5 cellphone was lost in science room last period. Please can you return it to the student centre or front office many thanks