Term Dates 2020 Term 4 Mon 12th Oct – Mon 14th Dec (finish at 12.00pm)
Term Dates 2021 Term 1 Thurs 4 Feb – Fri 16 April (includes Waitangi and Easter) Term 2 Mon 3 May – Fri 9 July (includes Queen’s Birthday) Term 3 Mon 26 July – Fri 1 Oct Term 4 Mon 18 Oct – Thurs 16 Dec (includes Labour Day)
Important Dates OCTOBER 17 – Ag Day – 8.00-2.00pm 19 – 6.30pm – Year 6 Positive Puberty Parents Evening 22 – Individual Photolife Photos starts at 8.00am for families with pre-schoolers 23 – Teacher Only Day – School closed 29 – 9.30am – Year 5/6 Cricket cluster tournament – Metro Park 28 – Orewa College Year 6 visit – Enrolled Students only – 1.00pm 29 – 2.00pm – LZ2 Open Afternoon 30 – 9.00am – Whole School Assembly
NOVEMBER 2 – Kids for Kids Rehearsal and Concert 6 – 9.00am – Assembly 11 – Production – Matinee & Evening Performance – Date change 12 – Production – Evening Performance – Date change 16 – 9.30am start – Athletics day – Whole school – Date change 14 – 1.00pm – Compost Collective – composting course 24 – 9.00am – Year 5/6 Cluster Athletics tournament 26 – Year 5/6 RAIN save day Athletics Cluster tournament 27 – 9.00am – Whole School Assembly 30 – Start of Skillz for life swimming runs until 3rd December
DECEMBER 4 – 1.00pm – Final Assembly 8 – 1.00pm – End of Year Prizegiving 9 – Year 6 Graduation Lunch – 12.00pm 11 – Reports to go out to parents 14 – End of Term 4 – (finish at 12.00pm)
PLEASE NOTE HATS ARE COMPULSORY IN TERM 4
Please ensure your child has their hat in school at all times
These are available from Positive Image, 16b Silverdale Street, Silverdale. Shop hours are Mon – Thur 8.30am-4.30pm & Fri 8.30am-3.30pm, online from Argyle Schoolwear or from the school office
STARS & VALUES
Principal’s Award Term 3
LZ1 – Alyssa Mackie, Ryan Bell, Sophie Cotter LZ2 – Ella Van Den Heever, Olivia Weaver, Ben Hogefjord LZ3 – Mia Rootman, Caleb Upperton, Daniel de Wet LZ4 – Oliver Blakeman, Cole Cutler, Lily Barnes, Ibaadat Sidhu, Deklyn Hazelwood-Stoneham
LZ1 Juandre Barnard for making an effort at staying more focused in class Briella Buchanan-Castillo for great effort in writing Zoe Knight-van Biljon for great effort in writing
Values Skyla Good – Resilience
LZ2 Ocean Hunapo – Welcome to our space. It’s been great having you start with us Jeremy Jalandoni – Welcome to our space. It’s been great having you start with us Keira Jalandoni – Welcome to our space. It’s been great having you start with us
Values Lucas Matene- Respect Jack Killeen – Responsible Tyler Coburn – Resilience
LZ3 Ella Nicholson – Welcome to Dairy Flat School Guillermo Ramon-Moreno for writing an interesting holiday recount Nevaeh Brown for always being focused and on task Lientjie Van den Berg – Welcome to Dairy Flat School Luke Miller for trying hard at all activities and focusing with learning
Values Teague King – Responsible Xavier Grant – Respect Liam Els – Responsible
LZ4 Ryder Heath for excellent reading Braxton Brough for trying hard with all his work in class Zara Harris for having a great attitude towards her learning Blair Howard for working hard at following instructions Albert Menday for always trying his best
Only 1 sleep to go and then all the hard work will be put into place for 2 enjoyable Ag days
Lego in the hall before 9am with Ag day number
All items needed to make indoor activities
Animals for judging-please keep feeding them
Judges are looking for fat healthy animals
must have something to drink during the day
Bring in Mystery seeds and scarecrows.
all must have Ag day numbers
make sure they are put in the correct place.
Caged pets – in a secure cage that the judge can see your pet.
Must have water
Prefer 1 pet per cage. Don’t forget information sheet
Ag day number
Chickens– in a secure cage and the judges will need to see the chicken
1 chicken per cage
Must have water
Ag day number
Ag Day Baking
Ag Day this Saturday: We are all looking forward to seeing you this Saturday 8.30am-2pm – there will be lots to see and do – classroom displays, animals, young farmer competition, white elephant, silent auction, games including a giant obstacle course and mini-quad bikes, yummy food stalls and other market stalls. Below is some information which will help the day be a great success.
Friday set-up volunteers: If you can spare a few hours on Friday to help with set-up please stop by the hall and we will put you to work.
Saturday Rosters: Hopefully by now at least one parent or caregiver from each family will be rostered for 30 minutes on a school run activity for Ag Day (games, food stalls, white elephant etc). If you haven’t been rostered on for a timeslot yet please contact Jennifer Jamie, there are still gaps. Please support the kids and school by showing up at your rostered time on Saturday. It takes all of us to make the day a great success. Any last minute queries, about rosters please contact Jennifer Jamie: [email protected]. Printed copies of the rosters will be available near the gate to check on Ag Day.
Cake boxes: Should have come home with your eldest child early this week. Please fill your box with a delicious cake, slice, loaf or any other baking. Please make sure it is beautifully presented as these will be sold at our school run cake stall. You can drop your baking off at the school staffroom either Friday afternoon from 2pm or first thing Saturday.
Games ticket pre-sales: Games will be paid for with tickets only, no cash. There will be a ticket stall on Ag Day. Avoid the queue – games tickets will be available for sale near the school gate Thursday & Friday 8.30-9am and 2.45-3.15pm.
Egg donations: Calling out for egg donations for the bacon & egg stall. Please drop at the hall kitchen on Friday 8.30-5pm or first thing Saturday.
White Elephant: Drop off your quality used goods before/after school Monday through Thursday and all day Friday.
Ag Day Parking: Parking will be in the paddock across the road from the school. Please remember to bring a gold coin donation.
Please see link below showing the Ag Day Poster & the items required each week though out this term