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Term 3 ends at 3pm on Friday 27th September 2019

Term 4 starts Monday 14th October and ends Tuesday 17th December 2019

Kia ora koutou.  Hello everyone.

Variety Show

Many thanks to all our parents and whanau and your children for putting on a fabulous show last week! Also thank you to the teachers and our support staff who all pulled together to make sure everything ran smoothly.

Advance notice – Team Photos Tuesday 15th October (first week back in Term 4)

To all coaches, managers and players,

Team photos will be taken on Tuesday 15th October. Below is a general timetable – it is hard to give exact times due to the nature of the day. Children must be in their classroom at the start of school for morning roll call. Teams will be sent for as the photographer is ready for them.

Times are approximate only

All children will need to bring full sports uniform including socks and shoes as appropriate.  

Coaches and managers are welcome to be in the photo with their team/s.

No uniform for road patrol, swim team, cross country, librarians and choir (children can wear school uniform if they have one).

9.00 Senior Netball

9:20 Junior Netball

9:40 Touch Rugby, Rippa Rugby

10:15 Miniball, Basketball, Hockey, Football

Other groups to follow after morning tea

Road Patrol, Librarians, Kids4Kids Choir, Year 6 APPA Choir, Swimming Team, Cross Country team, Marimba Group

Travelwise Survey

Auckland Transport invites all parents/caregivers to take part in Glamorgan School Baseline Survey. This survey is designed to collect information about how students are travelling to and from school, preferences for travel and identifying any barriers that might limit students from travelling in an active and sustainable way. All parent/caregivers need to do is click on the digital link: to complete the survey and it should take no more than 10 minutes to do.

 The survey is open now and will close on Wednesday 23 October. This information will assist Glamorgan School to develop new road safety and travel initiatives to better cater for students in the future. As a thank you for taking part, Auckland Transport is providing 2 sets of double movie passes to two lucky parent/caregivers. To be eligible to go into the prize winning draw, you will need to put your full name and contact details on the survey.

Summer hockey

Any Year 5 or 6 students who are interested in playing Summer hockey please contact Mrs Bennett  – Room 23 or
Primary & Intermediate School Summer Hockey runs throughout Term 4 and is played at the North Harbour Hockey Stadium. All games are 30 minutes in duration and are played Tuesday nights. Summer hockey is not played competitively.

Lost Property
Please take time to have a look through the lost property box at the back of the hall if your child has lost anything this term. Any unclaimed items at the end of the term will be given to a charity

FoTS News
Calendar orders close Monday, 30th September 9am
A few weeks ago the flyer came home with your child, which has information and the unique code for your child’s artwork. You can order Calendars, Mouse Pads, Diaries, Sketch Pads and Greeting Cards or upload your own photo. It’s your chance to get some of your Christmas shopping done early. If you can’t find the flyer, please contact the office or Letichia Drever (Mobile:  029 876 5709) for the unique code

Please note: The school does not take any orders/payments. All orders/payments are made via the Kids Art Works website: Orders are open and close on Monday, 30th September 9am. This year you can also order any of the Smencil products, which is scented pen & pencils. We have samples available at the office if you would like to see what they look like. This is a great fundraiser for our school. Thank you in advance for your support.

Hawaiian Beach Party Disco – 1 November, 6pm – 8pm
If you would like to help at this event please contact FOTS.

FOTS Meeting
Our final meeting of Term 3 will be tonight in the staff room. All are welcome!

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Kindness Holiday Challenge

East Coast Bays Library Holiday Programmes


Upcoming Events

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