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Term 3 ends at 3pm on Friday 25th September

(School closed for Teacher Only Day 28th August)

 Kia ora koutou.  Hello everyone.

Whole School Assembly

Haepapa (Team 5) will lead our whole school assembly on Friday 14th August at 2pm in the school hall. You are all welcome to attend.

Camp 2021 parent meeting

All parents and caregivers of current year 5 children are invited to the information evening for Camp 2021 at 6:30pm on Thursday 13th August in the staffroom. This evening will give information about the camp and give parents the opportunity to ask any questions they may have. This meeting forms part of the outdoor education process to enable parents to give informed consent for their child to attend camp. Please note that attending this meeting is a prerequisite if you wish to be considered as a parent helper for camp.

Board of Trustees Meeting

The next Board of Trustees meeting will be held on Wednesday  12th August at 7pm in the administration building and anyone is welcome to come along.

Book Week 2020

Book Week is coming to Glamorgan School in Week 5, 17th – 21st August!
Two key things we would like you to know about are:

The Book Character Parade and Scholastic Book Fair.

Book Character Parade
Help your child to choose and organise a costume based on a book character. Come and join us for the parade – Friday 21st August at 9:20. Bring your family and friends to the parade!
Visit the library after the parade to browse the Book Fair and have some morning tea.

Book Fair
Visit the Scholastic Book Fair and buy a book to donate to the school library or buy something to take away (Glamorgan School will get a % of the sales!). The book fair will be in the school library.
Starts—Friday 14th August
Open each day 8:30am—9:30am and 2:30pm—3:30pm
Closes—Friday 21st August at 11:00.

Download the Book Week flyer Bookweek Glamorgan School – 2020 for more information.

FOTS News
Our next meeting is on Monday (10 August) at 7pm in the staff room. Everyone is welcome! Please contact us at fots@glamorgan.school.nz if you have any questions.
QUIZ NIGHT – 22 August
It’s exciting to see registrations coming in! If you want to enter a team, please register at www.tinyurl.com/glamorganquiz2020. There is a flat entry fee of $50 per team this year, with a maximum of 10 people per team. Grab your friends for a night of fun and games! Best dressed team wins free entry for next year.
Doors open at 6.30pm, and the quiz starts at 7pm.
Quiz night & disco contributions
Thank you to those who have reached out already regarding donations – your support is much appreciated. If you or your business/employer would be able to donate a prize or make a financial contribution to the quiz night or disco, please contact Katie at fots@glamorgan.school.nz. We’re looking for prizes for best dressed individual, the quiz winners, and for the games, and sponsorship of a photobooth for the disco. Every little helps!
There will be no auctions or raffle at this year’s quiz.

Entertainment Books
If you have been meaning to try the new digital Entertainment membership now is your time, starting Monday 10th August 2020 until Sunday 23rd August 2020 you can get 6 weeks for free.  For more information on how to register click here

From East Coast Bays Library

Attached are details of a family event for conservation week on 22 August involving Restore Hibiscus and Bays and other community based volunteer groups.

 

We are also promoting our customer feedback initiative at East Coast Bays Library. This is a perfect opportunity for kids and parents to have a say in what programmes and events we provide at the library.

 

Upcoming Events

Click here to view the school calendar