A school wide cross country is held in Term 2. Those that qualify in the 10-11 year olds (Based on their age as of 31st December) proceed to the All Saints Cross Country.
A digital citizen is someone who is confident and capable using ICT in a variety of activities. They do so with integrity, demonstrating critical thinking skills, recognising and managing the challenges in the digital world. They are ethical, developing positive, respectful relationships with others online.
The lost property is found in the Senior Syndicate by the double doors. Pupils and parents are encouraged to clearly name all uniform items. At the end of each term we display lost property in the quad for parents/pupils to look through. Any unclaimed items are donated to the school’s 2nd hand shop or Vincent de Paul charity shop on North Road.
PARENTS IN CLASSROOMS
From time to time classes appreciate parent assistance with various projects or programmes. Parents doing this must sign in at the school office on their arrival and must sign out when finished.
The school events calendar can be found on our school website and is regularly updated www.saint-theresas.school.nz
Key dates are also located each week in the school newsletter and school Facebook page.
Term 1: Whanau Colours Day, Lit Quiz Y5/6,
Term 3: Singout
Term 4: Southland Polyfest, Nga Putangitangi
Term 4: End of year school Mass
Events are subject to change and are dependent on adult assistance and timetabling of various events and programmes.
School production is held every three years. Visiting performers are throughout the year.
Skateboards are not permitted at school.
Please refer to the uniform page that outlines the school’s uniform requirements.
The 2nd hand uniform shop is run by the school’s PTA and is open twice a month on a Wednesday. Please keep an eye on the school website / Facebook page for the next date it will be open.
If you are unable to make the date the 2nd hand uniform shop is open please make an appointment through the school office.
School Sunhats are compulsory in Terms 1 and 4 for all students, these are $15.00 each and come in 3 different sizes, 55cm / 57cm / 59cm. They are available for purchase from the school office.
If children are representing our school they are to wear a St Theresa’s School sports top, these are available for purchase from the school office for $30.00. Sizes available, 4yrs, 6yrs, 8yrs, 10yrs, 12yrs, 14yrs.
Footwear is to be worn when leaving the school.