Market Day Year 10
On A Quad (Wed 16 Oct)
IT IS THAT TIME OF THE YEAR!!!! Friday 25 October the Business Year 10 groups worked really hard to have the most AMAZING market day EVER. So please bring your money and come and support our future Business owners at their stalls. There will be lots to eat and some goodies, especially with Christmas around the corner. Buy something sweet for your sweet heart or a gift for your mom or dad. Hope to see you there.
RHS Field (Mon 14 Oct - 5pm)
Cricket Practice for 1st XI and 2nd XI Gold on Thursday 5 pm at RHS
Colts Green Yr 9 Practice Thursday 5.30pm at RHS
Battle of the Bands
RHS School Hall (Fri 25 Oct - 7pm)
Battle of the Bands is coming up - Gold coin Koha goes to the Sound and Lighting Crew.
We have at least two staff bands and a handful of student bands from both Kaiapoi High and Rangiora High, with some doing covers and others doing original work, and a wide range of musical genres!
Come and support and hear some great music!
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CHANGE to final whole House Assemblies
CHANGE OF DATES
To allow more time for prize processing, we have moved some of six final whole House assemblies into week 3. New schedule on the calendar is...
Fri 25 Oct = Ngata (Hall) & Rutherford (Gym1) , 8.40am-10.00am (everyone else in long form time)
Wed 30 Oct = Hillary (Hall) & Lydiard (Gym1), 8.40am-10.00am (everyone else in long form time)
Thu 31 Oct = Sheppard (Hall) & Mansfield (Gym1), 8.40am-10.00am (everyone else in long form time)
Note, period 1 is CANCELLED for everyone on these days. There are longer form times (8.40am-10.00am) for those Houses not in final assemblies.
House Points Update
Congratulations to Lydiard House on its win in the Junior Quiz this week. Other placings (2nd to 6th) were: Hillary, Rutherford, Sheppard, Mansfield, Ngata.
Congratulations to Hillary House on its win in the Senior Quiz this week. Other placings (2nd equal to 5th) were: Rutherford/Sheppard (equal), Mansfield, Lydiard, Ngata.
As a result, Ngata has moved to 3rd place overall and Lydiard has moved to 5th place overall. Here are the overall House rankings:
1st = Rutherford 575pts
2nd = Hillary 515pts
3rd = Ngata 472pts
4th = Sheppard 450.5pts
5th = Lydiard 414.5pts
6th = Mansfield 393pts
The final House points for the year come from the Junior Speaking competition in early November.
Junior Quiz Results
The Junior Quiz results are up on the window of Te Tauraka, the Year 13 area.
The House placings in the Junior Quiz were:
Rowing for RHS
Who wants to get fit and strong this summer?? Even considered taking up a new sport, how about ROWING for the school!! Ideally we are after taller yr 9s and 10s as this sport is defiantly suited for long limbs. We really need a couple more novices so if you are keen please contact our coach Armin Svoboda directly firstname.lastname@example.org or 0273817717.
OPEN DAY at SIT next week
The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) at 60 Waterloo Road, Hornby, is having an OPEN EVENING on Tuesday, 22 October from 5 - 7pm.
If you are interested in Trade Training in Automotive and Road Transport, Electrotechnology, Construction, Beauty Therapy & Makeup Artistry or Hairdressing,
or a Certificate course in Sport, Exercise & Recreation
you should attend, look at the facilities and talk to the tutors.
Student Exchange Summer Holidays
It's not too late to join our Summer High School Projects! Make this a summer you'll never forget!
Students in years 10 and 11 looking for something worthwhile to do over the summer should look no further than a short-term overseas volunteer placement with Projects Abroad. Spots still available in Nepal, Cambodia, Thailand or Fiji to teach English to local school children, help to build classrooms, conserve coral reef ecosystems in Thailand or learn about the medicine and healthcare system of a developing country in Nepal.
Join an information session and meet some of our friendly staff and previous volunteers! We’re running an online webinar for high school students on Tuesday 22nd October, where we'll run you through the ins and outs.
Reserve your free place: Email: email@example.com
Phone: New Zealand: 09 889 0587
Give Golf A Go
Any students interested is starter golf lessons Term 4 please see the sports office. All gear supplied only $20.00