Term 3 ends at 3pm on Friday 22nd September
Kia ora koutou. Hello everyone.
Drop off zone – mornings
Once again we have people parking and walking into school with their child from the drop off zone in the mornings. This is not a parking area between 8:00am and 9:15am. Please park elsewhere and walk into school if your child is not able to walk to class from the drop off zone by themselves and NEVER let them get out of the car from the opposite side or the middle of the drop off zone into oncoming traffic!
The Board is in the process of reviewing the school’s Strategic Plan. They are seeking input from students, staff and the community and a survey for parents to complete is part of the process. The aim is to gather feedback about what the school is doing well, where changes and improvements need to be made and the direction the community wants the school to set for the next two years.
It is important that every family’s views are included, so we strongly encourage you take part, even if you do not complete all the questions.
The Board has contracted Jan Hill and Rowan Johanson of The Education Group to conduct the survey. All responses will be ANONYMOUS and the data will remain CONFIDENTIAL to The Education Group. The results will be summarised by the consultant and it is these that will be reported to the Board.
You should have received a link to the survey from the school office this week. Please complete one survey per family by midday, Monday 21st August 2023. Note that although the link is sent through school all responses go directly to The Education Group.
Whole School 50th Jubilee Variety Show – Dancing the Decades
We are very much looking forward to sharing our presentation of ‘Dancing the Decades’ with the community. This is an exciting time for everyone and a wonderful opportunity for our students to showcase their creative talents.
Please note on matinee days the school day will be adjusted and break times will be different to the usual ones.
Performance One – Matinee: Tuesday 22nd August: 1.00pm (Doors open 12:15pm)
Performance Two – Matinee: Wednesday 23rd August: 1.00pm (Doors open 12:15pm)
Performance Three – Evening: Wednesday 23rd August: 6.30pm (Doors open 5:45pm)
Performance Four – Evening: Thursday 24th August: 6.30pm (Doors open 5:45pm)
• Tickets are required for entry into the show (no ticket, no entry).
• Tickets are now available from the school office and can be paid for with cash or via Eftpos. Please Note: No door sales.
• Matinee Performance Tickets $5
• Evening Performance Tickets $10
If your child is interested in playing touch rugby in term 4 please see details here and complete the registration form and either return it to the school office or by email to email@example.com
Registration must be received by Monday 25 August . No late entries will be accepted. Coaches and managers will be needed for each team formed or the team will not be registered
Children need to play wearing a Glamorgan School sports shirt which can be purchased from the school office.
The entry fee (amount to be confirmed) will be required to be paid once teams have been confirmed.
2024 Enrolment Applications
If you have a child turning 5 next year or know of anyone else who has a child and wants them to come to Glamorgan School in 2024 please let the office know as soon as possible. All in zone children are guaranteed a place.
Out of zone applications- advance information
Any out of zone applications for 2024 will to go into a ballot held on 18th October, if we have any places to offer. All out of zone applications must be in to the school office by Wednesday 11th October.
Please note: if you have a child enrolled out of zone already or a child who was enrolled in zone but you have now moved out of our zone, this does not give any other siblings in your family an automatic place at the school. Each out of zone enrolment must go through the ballot process and therefore it is essential you apply as soon as possible. If in doubt please ring the office.
50th Jubilee Celebrations – Invitation to past alumni of the school
We have two events planned in September for past pupils, staff members, Board of Trustees members and anyone else with a connection to the school in the past. Please share the invitation below with any alumni you know would be interested. Many thanks.
Have your contact details changed? If so contact the school office and let them know: 09 473 6453 or firstname.lastname@example.org